Webkinz Road Trip 2010
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On June 30, 2010 Ganz announced that they would be going on a road trip through the USA during Summer 2010.
Tour Dates and Locations
IMPORTANT: Please call the store BEFORE you head out to an event. Ganz has changed some of the dates. Verify that the event is actually happening before you pack up the car and head out. If you find any changes in this list, please notify a WIki Sysop or WI Staff Member.
|Date||State||Event - City|
|July 9||Florida||Aimee's Hallmark - Ormand Beach|
|July 13||Tennessee||St. Jude Children's Hospital - Memphis|
|July 14 - Aug 1||California||California State Fair - Sacramento|
|July 15||Georgia||Parsons - Cumming|
|July 16||Georgia||Melissa's Hallmark - Woodstock|
|July 17||Georgia||Learning Express - Alpharetta|
|July 18||Kansas||Kay Wiggins Jewelry - Wichita|
|July 19||Kansas||Craft County Gifts - Wichita|
|July 20||Kansas||Naomi's Hallmark - Shawnee|
|July 21||Missouri||Rod's Hallmark - Gladstone|
|July 22||Massachusetts||Edaville USA - Carver|
|July 23||Kansas||Bayberry's - Coffeyville|
|July 24||Ohio||Akron Zoo - Akron|
|July 25||California||Meet Ameriwade's "Zameron" at the State Fair- Sacramento|
|July 25||Missouri||Sweet Be's - St. Louis|
|July 26||Illinois||Jan's Hallmark - Edwardsville|
|July 28||Missouri||Carrie's Hallmark - Jefferson City|
|July 30 - July 31||Indiana||Columbian Park Zoo - Lafayette|
|July 30 - Aug 8||Maine||Bangor State Fair - Bangor|
|Aug 5||California||Steve's Hallmark - Fremont|
|Aug 7||Illinois||Cosley Zoo - Wheaton|
|Aug 7||Utah||Utah Highland Fling - N. Highland *EVENT CANCELLED*|
|Aug 10||Illinois||Toys 'R Us - Joliet|
|Aug 10||California||Toys 'R Us - Salinas|
|Aug 12||Massachusetts||Toys 'R Us - Peabody|
|Aug 12||California||Toys 'R Us - Riverside|
|Aug 11||Massachusetts||Toys 'R Us - Dedham|
|Aug 14||Arizona||Phoenix Zoo - Phoenix|
|Aug 14||New Jersey||Ruth's Hallmark - Voorhees|
|Aug 13 - Aug 22||Illinois||Illinois State Fair - Springfield|
|Aug 16||New York||Toys 'R Us - Brooklyn|
|Aug 17||New York||Toys 'R Us - Valley Stream|
|Aug 17||California||Toys 'R Us - San Diego|
|Aug 19||California||Toys 'R Us - Santa Cruz|
|Aug 20||New Jersey||Norman's Hallmark - Fanwood|
|Aug 21||Pennsylvania||Norman's Hallmark - Langhorne|
|Aug 25 - Aug 29||Nevada||Nevada State Fair - Reno|
|Aug 26 - Sep 6||New York||New York State Fair - Syracuse|
|Aug 26 - Sep 6||Minnesota||Minnesota State Fair - St. Paul|
|Sep 4||Texas||The Import Store - Fort Worth|
|Sep 6||Texas||Trudy's Hallmark - The Woodlands|
|Sep 8||Texas||Toys R' Us - Houston|
|Sep 10||Texas||Toys R' Us - Katy|
|Sep 11||Tennessee||Jan's Hallmark - Franklin|
|Sep 11||Virginia||Banner's Hallmark - Gainesville|
|Sep 11||Texas||Toys R' Us - Humble|
|Sep 14||Ohio||Karen's Hallmark - Brunswick|
|Sep 16||Florida||Toys R' Us - Gainesville|
|Sep 16||Ohio||Toys R' Us - Columbus|
|Sep 18||Florida||Toys R' Us - Clearwater|
|Sep 18||Ohio||Toys R' Us - Cincinnati|
|Sep 19||Florida||Toys R' Us - Naples|
|Sep 21||Florida||Toys R' Us - Kendall|
|Sep 22||Florida||Toys R' Us - Fort Lauderdale|
|Sep 25||Florida||Toys R' Us - Boca Raton|
|Sep 26||Florida||Toys R' Us - Boyton Beach|
|Sep 27||Florida||Toys R' Us - Palm Beach|
|Sep 30||Florida||Toys R' Us - Orlando|
- ↑ The St. Jude event was for patients and their siblings only.
- ↑ http://www.stjude.org/stjude/v/index.jsp?vgnextoid=25328844a0c15110VgnVCM1000001e0215acRCRD&vgnextchannel=9b6213c016118010VgnVCM1000000e2015acRCRD
- ↑ Zameron from WI's partner store, Ameriwade, will be at the State Fair on July 25th at Noon. The first 50 people to come up to him and say "I Love WI" will receive an "I (heart) WI" pin.
- ↑ http://www.webkinzinsider.com/content/3183-ameriwade-following-webkinz-tour-van-california-state-fair
- ↑ Ganz has cancelled the date at the Highland Fling, but the first 200 "kids" who visit the "Fling's Info Booth" will receive a Van Feature Code and a Webkinz Plushie.
- ↑ http://www.webkinzinsider.com/forum/f120/no-why-me-tour-van-641244/
- ↑ The map indicates that the Joliet, IL, event is supposed to be on August 7th, but it was moved to August 10th.
- ↑ The map indicates that the Dedham, MA, event is supposed to be on August 14th, but it was moved to August 11th.
- ↑ The Illinois State Fair event was originally scheduled to start on August 16th. The event is now scheduled to start on August 13th.
- ↑ The map indicates that The Woodlands, TX, event is supposed to be on September 7th, but it was moved to September 6th.
NOTE: Even though some of the states are color-coded, they are not part of the tour.
Events and Games
Mazin' Hamster Race
Pet of the Month Idol
Wacky Zingoz Bowling
Webkinz Jellybean Counter
Wheel of WOW
Where's Zum Buddy
In addition to possibly winning Webkinz products at the events and games you can also win a code which can be entered in the Code Shop for an exclusive 2010 Webkinz Touring Van.
Paper Touring Van
If you can't get your hands on a virtual Touring Van, you can make one out of paper for your Webkinz plushies. For the template and complete assembly instructions, please click HERE.