Latest Environmentally Friendly Products For Families Debut At Weekend-Only Gathering
WHAT: Infuse your Friday evening or weekend broadcast with a fresh burst of green. Baby Celebration LA mompreneur Penny Domschot displays the latest eco-friendly must-haves for parents and kids beside a giant, colorful playhouse and garden exhibit made entirely from renewable and biodegradable materials, which will be on display for Baby Celebration LA April 12 & 13 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
  • Get a live tour of a full-size edible eco-garden with a sustainable, renewable and bio degradable playhouse.
  • Chinese toy recalls got you worried? See the latest eco-friendly, non-toxic toys.
  • Fifty million diapers enter landfills daily. See a new brand of compostable, plastic-free diapers.
  • Sixty percent of chemicals in lotions wind-up in your bloodstream. See organic, chemical-free baby skin care products.
  • Seven out of 15 pesticides used on cotton are known carcinogens. See organic cotton pillows with buckwheat filling.
  • Taste hormone-free, organic baby food with no preservatives.
  • Human rights abuses and global trade got you down? See US based companies with organic products that use all domestically purchased materials.
WHEN: Saturday April 12, 2008 from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sunday April 13, 2008 from 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. *Friday evening, weekend morning and late night news crews accommodated by advance confirmation only. Live shots available by advance confirmation as well.
WHERE: Hall - K of the Los Angeles Convention Center. 1201 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles 90015
BACKGROUND: Baby Celebration LA offers the largest collection of boutique, hard-to-find, luxury products and services to expectant moms and new parents looking for an alternative to mass merchandise. Last year it attracted 15,000 plus attendees, and is expected to attract over 20,000 this year. This event will feature fashion shows, an expert child safety panel, as well as the hottest urban toddler hip hop wear, Swarovski ® crystal pacifiers and some of the most sought after sweatshop-free, earth-conscious clothing on the market today, all in a comfortable expectant mommy and baby-friendly environment. Tickets are available at the Los Angeles Convention Center box office. Daily entry for adults is $10 and children 12 and under are free.
ONLINE PRESS ROOM: Baby Celebration LA Pressroom
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MEDIA CONTACT: Katie Hillier at 310.446.8310 ex.13 or after hours at 619.708.0577
Electronic media accommodations available by advance request.
Photographers and videographers accommodated.