Firefighters Strut at National Women’s Show Oct. 19-21

Oshawa Firefighters, photo National Women's Show
Oshawa Firefighters, photo National Women's Show
Oshawa Firefighters, photo National Women's Show
Oshawa Firefighters, photo National Women’s Show

Grab your best friend, sister or mom and head down to the National Women’s Show at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from Fri., Oct. 19 to Sun., Oct. 21, 2012. You’ll have a chance to visit over 450 exhibits showcasing products and services including fashions, free makeovers, food, wine sampling, jewellery, hairstyles, health and wellness info, fitness and travel destinations.

The show is divided into several districts including the Fashion & Style District, the Health & Wellness Zone, the Travel, Fitness & Leisure Zone, the World of Taste, the Home Reno Zone, the Business & Career Centre and the Organic Living Zone.

The Oshawa Firefighters will be strutting the catwalk to promote the launch of their 2013 Fire Fighter Calendar and will appear in fashion shows on Centre Stage on Friday at 7:15 p.m., Saturday at 3:45 p.m. and Sunday at 3:45 p.m.

The Young and the Restless star Peter Bergman who plays Jack Abbott, will appear at Centre Stage on Saturday at 1 p.m. to discuss the latest news from Y&R. VIP tickets guaranteeing a spot in the front of the autograph line, as well as an opportunity to meet Bergman, an autographed photo and goodie bag are $40.

Peter Bergman, photo National Women's Show
Peter Bergman, photo National Women’s Show

Other celebrity guest appearances include:

  • Fitness guru Kathy Smith on Centre Stage on Sunday at 1:30 p.m.
  • Chef Nick Stellino, who has appeared on OprahGood Morning America and The Today Show, will demonstrate his cooking skills on the Frigidaire Professional Cooking Stage on Friday at 7:15 p.m., Saturday at 11:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and Sunday at 12:45 p.m.
  • Clara Hughes appears on Centre Stage on Sunday at 12:45 p.m.

Designs from Toronto-based luxury coat manufacturer Sentaler and dress designer Rachel Sin will be featured in fashion shows at Centre Stage on Friday at 1:15 p.m., Saturday at 12 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.

Tickets are $13 if purchased online and $15 at the door. Bring a friend and get two tickets for $25. The National Women’s Show hours are Fri., Oct. 19 from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sat., Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Arrive early to receive a goody bag (limited supply).

Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 222 Bremner Blvd.

Kathy Smith, photo National Women's Show
Kathy Smith, photo National Women’s Show