Get ready for the BLUE FLAG BEACH BASH! Free summer beach party in celebration of Port Stanley’s ninth year flying the Blue Flag

Event listing/media advisory: Join Environmental Defence on Saturday August 25th for a family-friendly fun day at Port Stanley Main Beach, with music, face-painting and more!

PORT STANLEY, Ont. – On Saturday, August 25th, join Environmental Defence and Blue Flag Canada at a free beach party celebrating Port Stanley’s beautiful Main Beach.  Enjoy a day at the beach with music, yoga, eco-friendly face-painting and more family friendly activities. Or even get involved in a shoreline cleanup!

Port Stanley Main Beach is one of 27 Blue Flag certified beaches in Canada. The Blue Flag is an internationally renowned eco-certification for beaches and marinas, currently used in 45 countries worldwide.  The Blue Flag is administered in Canada by Environmental Defence and is managed internationally by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE).

Blue Flag Beach Bash – family friendly day out

WHEN: Saturday, August 25th; 10am – 2pm

WHERE: Port Stanley Main Beach

PHOTO OPS: 10am-12pm – Bosco Steel Drums; 10am-11am – beach yoga; from 11.30am – beach cleanup

ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE (environmentaldefence.ca): Environmental Defence is Canada’s most effective environmental action organization. We challenge, and inspire change in government, business and people to ensure a greener, healthier and prosperous life for all.

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For more information, images, or interview requests, please contact:

Rachel Kitchin, Communications Manager, Environmental Defence, on 416-323-9521 ext. 246, or 416-805-0026 (cell), or email on rkitchin@environmentaldefence.ca.