Thursday, September 08, 2022

Nickelodeon to Host Interactive Fan Experience at PaleyWKND 2022

Nickelodeon will be bringing its signature Slime and beloved shows to the first-ever PaleyWKND this fall!


PaleyWKND is a live, immersive, once-in-a-lifetime, family-friendly, free and open to the public celebration in the heart of midtown Manhattan in New York. The ultimate media, sports, gaming, and entertainment festival, PaleyWKND is expected to draw tens of thousands of New Yorkers and visitors to The Paley Museum from Saturday, October 1 through Sunday, October 2, 2022, kicking off with an opening night celebration on Friday, September 30.

PaleyWKND will feature exciting, entertaining, and educational attractions and experiences both inside and outside The Paley Museum as Paley takes over 52nd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues for the weekend.

During the festival, Nickelodeon will host a interactive fan experience for kids and families. From photo ops that take fans into Nickelodeon's beloved preschool series, including Blue's Clues & You!, and Santiago of the Seas, to one-of-a-kind experiences that immerse fans in the worlds of hit shows such as That Girl Lay Lay, Tyler Perry's Young Dylan, and NFL Slimetime, to bestowing Nickelodeon's greatest honor of getting Slimed…kids will have the Slime of their life at this truly interactive exhibit.

Update (9/9): Nickelodeon's activation will include one-of-a-kind experiences that immerse fans in the worlds of its hit shows, including Santiago of the Seas, That Girl Lay Lay and Tyler Perry's Young Dylan. Guests will also get to step into the upcoming feature-length movie Blue's Big City Adventure, coming exclusively to Paramount+ this fall. Fan-favorite costumed characters, including Chase and Skye from PAW Patrol, Blue from Blue's Clues & You! and SpongeBob SquarePants, will be on hand for photo ops. And kids and families get a chance to partake in Nick's greatest honor and get SLIMED!

Additionally, fans will also have an opportunity to try their hand at hosting NFL Slimetime, creating their own Slimelights video, just like series hosts Nate Burleson and Young Dylan!

Plus, in addition to the previously announced experience with Hasbro's most popular games and toys, Hasbro is presenting screenings of Peppa Pig, My Little Pony: Make Your Mark, Power Rangers: Dino Fury Season 29, and the trailer of Transformers: EarthSpark. Peppa Pig will join fans at the screening in the Bennack Theater, while out on the street, Murph, the first-ever official NERF mascot, will help people of all ages unleash the play in the NERF blaster zone.

Chairman of The Paley Center for Media and Executive Vice Chairman and former CEO of Hearst Frank A. Bennack, Jr. chairs the powerhouse PaleyWKND host committee of the media industry's and New York's most prominent business leaders, with Mayor Eric Adams serving as Honorary Chair. The host committee also includes Robert M. Bakish, Paramount Global; George Cheeks, CBS / Paramount+; David Nevins, Showtime / Paramount+; Shari Redstone, Paramount Global; and Brian Robbins, Paramount and Nickelodeon, amongst otherss.

PaleyWKND is an exciting collaboration of The Paley Center, over two dozen world class companies and iconic media brands, and strongly supported by the City of New York. The event will bring an incredible array of interactive experiences and immersive attractions from the exciting worlds of media, sports, gaming, and entertainment, taking over The Paley Museum and its entire 52nd Street block between 5th and 6th Avenues from October 1-2. The festival is a tribute to New York City and celebrates the return to in-person programming, production, and events as the nation and the world emerge from this once-in-a-century pandemic. The event is free to the public; guests can walk up to enter or reserve their tickets for timed entry at www.PaleyWKND.org

Fans can preview Meta's Metaverse, exploring New York City and the universe through augmented reality and virtual reality, and everyone can become a primetime news anchor or talk show host with pop-up studios presented by Bloomberg.

Throughout the weekend, Paley Center members will enjoy VIP access with exclusive members-only hours; fast-track priority lanes; exclusive celebrity, athlete, and character meet-and-greets; as well as an invitation to the Red Carpet Preview Cocktail Reception, which kicks off the event on Friday, September 30. The Paley Center invites all New Yorkers and visitors to officially join its special membership community and enjoy these and other benefits year-round.

Stream all your favorite Nickelodeon shows old and new on Paramount+. Try it FREE at ParamountPlus.com!


Originally published: August 11, 2022.

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