Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol Is On a Roll With First-Ever Live Tour!

PAW Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue, International
Tour to Be Produced in Partnership With VStar Entertainment Group, to
Visit 90 Cities Across the U.S., Canada and Mexico Beginning October 2016

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nickelodeon announced today that the top-rated preschool series, PAW
Patrol
, is hitting the road with its first-ever live stage show, PAW
Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue
. Presented by Nickelodeon and VStar
Entertainment Group, the international touring production will feature
characters from the hit animated series, produced by Spin Master
Entertainment, and visit more than 90 cities across the United States,
Canada and Mexico, beginning October 2016. PAW Patrol Live!: Race to
the Rescue
stops and ticket sale information will be announced later
this spring at www.pawpatrollive.com.


PAW Patrol Live! will be an exciting extension of our top-rated,
CG-animated TV series for preschoolers,” said Gerald Raines, Senior Vice
President, Global Recreation, Nickelodeon. “Chase and the pack of the
show’s beloved characters will take audiences along on their heroic
adventures, challenging their imaginations and senses while teaching the
importance of teamwork.”

“We’re delighted to partner with Nickelodeon to bring the PAW Patrol
Live!
experience to fans across the U.S., Canada and Mexico,” said
Eric Grilly, CEO, VStar Entertainment Group. “This is the first time
we’ve had the honor to work with the Nickelodeon brand on a live tour.
We look forward to the opportunity to bring our expertise to this show,
and are excited to showcase the strength of our two entities in a
production that’s certain to engage with audience members of all ages,”
said Grilly.

It’s the day of the Great Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and
Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be
found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! Their mission is to rescue
Mayor Goodway and help her to finish the race. Using each of their
unique skills and teamwork, the pups make several heroic rescues on
their race to the finish line.

Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol animated series stars a pack of heroic
rescue pups-Chase, Marshall, Rocky, Rubble, Zuma, Skye and the newest
pup Everest-who are led by a tech-savvy boy named Ryder. Together they
work hard to show the people of Adventure Bay that “no job is too big,
no pup is too small!” Produced by Spin Master Entertainment, the series
features a curriculum that focuses on citizenship, social skills and
problem-solving. PAW Patrol is the number-one preschool series on
Nickelodeon and airs weekdays at 12 p.m. (ET/PT).

PAW Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue tour is produced by VStar
Entertainment Group, which over the past 35 years has produced multiple
hit family-friendly, live theatrical tours including Sesame Street
Live, Curious George Live
and Hello Kitty’s Supercute Friendship
Festival
.

VStar
Entertainment Group
is one of the nation’s leading multi-concept
media and entertainment platforms and producer of family-friendly
consumer shows and events, with an extensive background presenting and
promoting more than 36,000 performances worldwide over the past 35
years. VStar Entertainment Group was founded in 2015 following an
acquisition of VEE Corporation, one of the most experienced and
respected names in family-friendly entertainment, and Blue Star Media, a
leader in event production and promotion. VStar Entertainment Group also
provides turnkey, in-house solutions for agencies, brands, corporations
and marketing experts serving the event, sports and experiential
industries. For more information, including current touring shows and a
complete list of service offerings, please visit www.VStarEntertainment.com.

Nickelodeon, now in its 37th year, is the number-one
entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by
putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes
television programming and production in the United States and around
the world, plus consumer products, online, recreation, books and feature
films. Nickelodeon’s U.S. television network is seen in almost
90 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable
network for 20 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com.
Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks
of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB).

Contacts

Nickelodeon
Thamar Romero, 212-846-7491
Thamar.romero@nick.com
or
Lindsey
Rose, 612-562-4477
lindseyr@vstarentertainment.com