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July 2004
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International artists from New Zealand perform as part of the Breeze Festival
An inflatable obstacle course forms part of the Challenge Zone
This summer holiday Breeze on Tour gives children and young people the chance to have a go at new experiences.
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The Arts and Music Zone facilities will go on to be available to the city's youngsters throughout the year.

Young people bringing their City Council BreezeCards to the events will get the chance to enter draws and competitions.

The Breeze Card is free to anyone under the age of 19 and enables discounts at all swimming, racket sports, sports camps and many more activities, shops, restaurants and visitor attractions around the city.

Apply at Breeze on Tour, down load an online form from teh Breeze website or pick up a leaflet from your local library or leisure centre.

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The unique activities roadshow will offer a wide variety of free entertainment in five major city parks for young people of all ages.

An amazing range of activities, in seven themed zones, will be on offer when Breeze On Tour visits Temple Newsam Park, Woodhouse Moor, Armley Park, South Leeds Stadium and Roundhay Park for three days each, from 28 July to 26 August.

• Sports Zone boasts Leeds' biggest ever football skills roadshow, centred around a vast array of inflatable sports challenge equipment, which has been specially design to test everything from shooting power and accuracy to goal keeping expertise.

• Arts and Music Zone with two specially built mobile recording studio trucks, which contain the latest equipment for both sound and video recording. Young people can write, direct and star in their own CDs and films, learning useful skills along the way. This area also contains a giant graffiti art wall, craft activities, rap, poetry and DJ sets.

The inflatable  velcro wall
Flystick

• Challenge Zone contains an amazing selection of inflatable adventure games including a 35m obstacle course, the 10x10m Hangar 51 Laserquest Zone, a 6m climbing wall, a 'Gladiator' combat zone and Flystick - the 3m high inflatable velcro wall.

• Information Zone contains help, advice and information on activities and organisations across the city and on the issues which really matter to young people.

• Urban Zone at Roundhay and Woodhouse Moor parks will highlight skating and BMX. Professional tuition will be available for everyone and competitions and jams will be held each day, encouraging young people to travel across the city to join in the action.

• Play Zone enables younger brothers and sisters to get involved too with has professional play-workers, sand, stories and songs to keep everyone happy.

• Chill Out Zone - a large area for mums, dads and anyone in need of re-fuelling offering food, drink, seating and serenity.

Finally, Break for Fame will give the city’s young performers the chance to show off their talents.

With entries spanning everything from pop music and rap poetry to DJ sets and dance, all types of performer are catered for. Heats will take place at Breeze On Tour, as part of a 90 minute professional stage show each day from 3pm.

Each Breeze On Tour venue will produce an overall winner, who will go on to the Break for Fame Grand Final on Thursday 26 August at Roundhay Park.

When? Where?
Temple Newsam Park
Wednesday 28 to Friday 30 July, 1-6pm
(there will be a free shuttle bus running from the Irwin Arms to Temple Newsam from 12pm - 6.30pm during the Breeze on Tour event)
Woodhouse Moor
Wednesday 4 to Friday 6 August, 1-6pm
Armley Park
Wednesday 11 to Friday 13 August, 1-6pm
South Leeds Stadium
Wednesday 18 to Friday 20 August, 1-6pm
Roundhay Park
Tuesday 24 to Thursday 26 August, 1 - 6pm

For more information and a full list of Breeze events see the website www.breezeleeds.org

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