June 26, 2012. Can we build it? Yes we can! HIT Entertainment, a leading provider of quality children’s entertainment, and Tweetsie Railroad invite children to join the Can-Do Crew when Bob the Builder™ performs his 20-minute interactive Sing-Along Performance at Tweetsie Railroad July 13-15. The hard-hat wearing, hard-working builder will be singing, dancing and looking for aspiring builders at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. He will also be available to pose with kids and families for photos following each show.
The interactive Sing-Along Performance features songs that get kids up and dancing while modeling important qualities for new members of the Can-Do Crew, including teamwork, a positive attitude and problem-solving skills.
As head of his own construction yard, Bob the Builder works with his fun-loving machine team to get the job done. From paving roads to building a whole new town from the ground up, there’s no challenge too great for Bob the Builder and his Can-Do Crew. With tools like a positive attitude, team work and problem-solving skills, they can tackle any job.
Tweetsie Railroad, celebrating its 55th season, features amusement park rides for all ages, live entertainment including the Tweetsie Palace Saloon Show, Tweetsie’s Miner’s Mountain Magic Show, mascot characters Hopper and Porter’s™ popular children’s show as well as Tweetsie Railroad’s famed Wild West train adventure.
Tickets are on sale now and available by logging onto Tweetsie.com or calling toll free 877-TWEETSIE (877-893-3874). Print at home tickets and Golden Rail Season Passes are available online.
Bob the Builder airs on PBS KIDS® and Sprout®. For more information about Bob the Builder and the Can-Do Crew, please visit www.bobthebuilder.com.
About HIT Entertainment
HIT Entertainment is one of the world’s leading independent children’s entertainment producers and rights-owners. HIT’s portfolio includes properties, such as Thomas & Friends™, Barney™, Bob the Builder™, Fireman Sam™, Angelina Ballerina™, Mike the Knight™, Pingu™ and Rainbow Magic™. Launched in 1989, HIT’s lines of business span television and video production, content distribution, publishing, consumer products licensing and live events and has operations in the UK, US, Canada, Hong Kong and Japan. HIT is a part-owner of US-based preschool channel, Sprout®. For more information, visit www.hitentertainment.com.
About Tweetsie Railroad
North Carolina’s first theme park opened on July 4, 1957, and is now in its 55th season. The heart of the park is the famous three-mile train ride behind Tweetsie Railroad’s historic steam locomotives, including Engine Number 12.
Tweetsie Railroad is open seven days a week through August 19 before returning to the weekend schedule (open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays) from August 24 through October 28, including Labor Day Monday. Tweetsie Railroad is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains on U.S. Highway 321 between Boone and Blowing Rock, N.C. For more information about the 2012 season at Tweetsie Railroad, visit Tweetsie.com or call 877-TWEETSIE (877-893-3874). Find Tweetsie on Facebook or follow Tweetsie on Twitter @TweetsieRR.