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The Beach Comes to The Boulevard

NEWS RELEASE

Contact:
Casey Pogan
Marketing Director
Hill Partners, Inc.
The Town Center at Levis Commons
cpogan@hillpartnersinc.com
419.931.8888 

The Beach Comes to the Boulevard at Levis Commons
Fourth Annual Sand-Tastic! Summer Festival

Scheduled for Friday, June 26 - Saturday, June 27, 2015.

PERRYSBURG, Ohio (June 3, 2015) - The Town Center at Levis Commons is pleased to present the fourth annual Sand-Tastic! Summer Festival on June 26-27, 2015. Visitors will be amazed as the shopping center comes alive with sand sculptures, chalk art, live music and more.

“The uniqueness of Sand-Tastic! has quickly made it a must see summer event in Northwest Ohio” said Casey Pogan, marketing director, Hill Partners, Inc.  “From families spending quality time in the sandbox together, to empty-nesters strolling to the sounds of live music on the boulevard, Sand-Tastic! entertains visitors of all ages.”

Throughout the two-day festival, a team of sculptors will build four 8-ton sand sculptures on patio areas around Levis Commons. A community sandbox and water tables will also be open with shovels, pails and all the tools necessary for an afternoon of sensory play.

The following activities will take place throughout the weekend:


Friday, June 26th:
• 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Watch as four 8-ton sand sculptures come to life on the boulevard at Levis Commons.
• 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Meet your friends at the giant community sandbox stocked with all the tools necessary to create your very own sand castle masterpiece.
• 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  - Dig deeper and learn more about conservation with the Wood County Soil & Water Conservation District. From water shedding to rain gardens and soil erosion, hands-on learning and interactive water tables will be fun for all ages.
• 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Hop around in a bounce house and race down an inflatable slide. Children under 50 lbs. can take a spin on a mini John Deere gator track.
• 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Explore “Sands Alive” with the Imagination Station and get fun summer hair by Salvatore Capelli Hair Spa.
• 4:00 p.m.  - 7:00 p.m.  - Artists will cover the sidewalks at Levis Commons with colorful chalk murals.
• 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Registration for the Amateur Sand-Sculpting contest will begin at 6:30 p.m. Starting at 7:00 p.m., contestants will have an hour to construct and build their sand creations. Register online at www.shopleviscommons.com.


Saturday, June 27th:
• 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Watch as four 8-ton sand sculptures come to life on the boulevard at Levis Commons.
• 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Meet your friends at the giant community sandbox stocked with all the tools necessary to create your very own sand castle masterpiece.
• 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  - Dig deeper and learn more about conservation with the Wood County Soil & Water Conservation District. From water shedding to rain gardens and soil erosion, hands-on learning and interactive water tables will be fun for all ages.
• 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Hop around in a bounce house and race down an inflatable slide. Children under 50 lbs. can take a spin on a mini John Deere gator track.
• 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Explore “Sands Alive” with the Imagination Station and get fun summer hair by Salvatore Capelli Hair Spa.
• 4:00 p.m.  - 7:00 p.m.  - Artists will cover the sidewalks at Levis Commons with colorful chalk murals.
• 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Live music by Toledo School for the Arts Steel Drum Band, Glass City Steel.

***The sand sculptures will be completed by the end of the day Saturday, June 27 and will remain up for viewing at Levis Commons through Saturday, July 4.***

The Town Center at Levis Commons is a 319,000 square foot open-air lifestyle center offering a collection of national, regional and local specialty merchants.  The center contains over 60,000 square feet of Class-A office space featuring views of The Town Center and unparalleled regional access via I-475, I-75 and the surrounding freeways.  The developer, Hill Partners, Inc., based in Charlotte, N.C., is responsible for merchandising, retail leasing and management of the center. Reichle Klein is handling the office leasing responsibilities.

For more information on this release or to schedule an interview, please contact Casey Pogan, Marketing Director, Hill Partners, Inc., The Town Center at Levis Commons at 419.931.8888.

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