Beat a pi?ata, meet A.C. Slater!

This Saturday, Microsoft is holding an event in Santa Monica to celebrate Viva Piñata and Saved by the Bell hunkeroo A.C. Slater. Quality has never been higher. Here’s what you can expect as you try to stop yourself from staring into Mario Lopez’s eyes:

WHAT: World’s Biggest Piñata Party
• Play the new Xbox 360 videogame, “Viva Piñata”
• Viva Piñata dance, crafts, games and family fun
• Come face to hoof with a 35’ tall piñata
• Meet life-size Viva Piñata characters from the animated TV series on 4Kids TV FOX Saturday mornings:  Hudson Horstachio, Paulie Pretztail and Fergy Fudgehog
• Get the chance to win an Xbox 360 videogame and entertainment system and other great prizes with the Piñata pull
• Enjoy Viva Piñata-themed kid craft area and free carousel rides
 
WHERE: Santa Monica Pier
Corner of Ocean Ave. and Colorado Ave., Santa Monica, CA
 
WHEN:Saturday, December 2, 2006
10:45AM Media Check in at the Pier
11:15AM Mario Lopez Interviews/Photos on press line
11- 3 PM Event
 
WHY: The party animals from “Viva Piñata” are coming to the Santa Monica pier to help celebrate the launch of “Viva Piñata” for Xbox 360.      The same weekend, the Xbox 360 team in Mexico City is hosting a Viva Piñata celebration and creating a giant Horstachio Piñata guaranteed to beat the current record and become the World’s Biggest Piñata. 

If you are reading this and live in the Los Angeles area, please please please go to this and send us pictures/video of the event. We will treat you like a God if you do.

 

Robert Summa