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Battle of Wits Comes to Fort Henry


New Pop Culture Youth Trivia Game Show Filming at the Fort August 20-23

August 17, 2021 | St. Lawrence Parks Commission

KINGSTON, ONTARIO — 
 Cameras, contestants and brightly coloured tents will occupy the outer west wall and the Advanced Battery at Fort Henry this weekend as Canadian teenagers go head to head, testing their pop culture trivia set against the historic backdrop of the Fort. Filming for new broadcast game show Pop Whiz, set to air on Game TV in February-March 2022, will take place at Fort Henry while regular Fort-goers look on.

What: Production shoot for new TV show Pop Whiz
Who: Show contestants (Canadian teenagers 13-17), host Andrew Gunadie, director Sergio Gallinaro and Carpe Diem Media
When: August 20-23 at select times
Where: Upper Fort, Fort Henry, 1 Fort Henry Drive, Kingston

About St. Lawrence Parks Commission
The St. Lawrence Parks Commission, an agency of the Government of Ontario, operates facilities stretching from Kingston to the Quebec border, including Upper Canada Village, Fort Henry National Historic Site of Canada (and a UNESCO World Heritage Site); Kingston Pen Tours, Skywood Eco Adventure, Crysler Park Marina, Upper Canada Golf Course, Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary and 14 campgrounds and beach day-use picnic areas including the Long Sault and Thousand Islands Parkway.

To learn more, visit www.parks.on.ca


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Heather Kearney
Manager, Customer Service & Corporate Communications
St. Lawrence Parks Commission
Heather.Kearney@parks.on.ca

 

Krista Doyle
Director of Marketing

St. Lawrence Parks Commission
Krista.Doyle@parks.on.ca


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