Join Bruce Power in celebrating summer at the 14th annual Beach Party, this Saturday, Aug. 19, from 4-10 p.m., at Kincardine’s Station Beach.

“The Beach Party is our way of thanking the communities surrounding the Bruce Power site for their ongoing support,” said James Scongack, Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Environment.

Bigger and better than ever, this must-see event will entertain and feed and over 4,000 guests their choice of a hamburger, hot dog or veggie burger, along with a cold drink, starting at 6 p.m. in the main tent. Opening ceremonies will begin at 6:30 p.m.

This year’s action-packed extravaganza includes two, 24-foot rock climbing walls, a 48-foot inflated obstacle course, four face painters, jumbo games, bouncy castles, giant kites on the beach, balloon twisters, airbrushed tattoo artists, a photo booth, as well as a special appearance by Dickie Bird. In the main tent, fans of Anna, Elsa, Belle and Moana will have the opportunity to participate in a sing-a-long with the Princesses, while any aspiring Jedi are also encouraged to attend a training session with a Master Jedi, but are cautioned to watch out for Darth Vader! Photo opportunities will be available following the performances.

The schedule of events is:
4-4:45 p.m. – A1 Hero – Jedi Training
4:45-5:15 p.m. – Princesses Sing-a-long
5:15-5:30 p.m. – Phil Main, Classic Rock, 94.5
5:30-6:30 p.m. – General Gist
6:30-7 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies
7-7:45 p.m. – A1 Hero – Jedi Training
7:45-8:15 p.m. – Princesses Sing-a-long
8:15-9 p.m. – General Gist
Dusk – Fireworks

On display will be the Bruce Power Electric Vehicle along with several Bruce Power emergency vehicles, such as our Security team’s Light Armoured Vehicle along with one of our fire trucks. The 2017 robot creation by the Kinetic Knights will also be on hand.

Visitors can enjoy the musical genius of local boys in ‘General Gist,’ who will be performing on the main stage, at the beach during the day, and at dusk just ahead of the fireworks, which will conclude the evening.

Shuttle buses will begin picking people up at 3:30 p.m. at the No Frills south parking lot on Sutton Street, the Bruce Power Training Centre on Princes Street, and the Kincardine District Secondary School parking lot. Shuttles will run until after the fireworks. Guests are encouraged to walk or use the buses as traffic to Station Beach will be restricted.

About Bruce Power
Formed in 2001, Bruce Power is an electricity company based in Bruce County, Ontario. We are powered by our people. Our 4,200 employees are the foundation of our accomplishments and are proud of the role they play in safely delivering clean, reliable, low-cost nuclear power to families and businesses across the province. Bruce Power has worked hard to build strong roots in Ontario and is committed to protecting the environment and supporting the communities in which we live. Learn more at www.brucepower.com and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.

For more information, contact:
John Peevers – 519-361-6583 – john.peevers@brucepower.com