On Sunday, October 29, The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) will celebrate its 28th annual A Time for Heroes family festival at Smashbox Studios in Culver City.
A Time for Heroes raises critical funds needed to end AIDS in children. Since its founding and the first A Time for Heroes festival 28 years ago, EGPAF has reached over 27 million women worldwide with lifesaving services. As always, there will be delicious food from top local eateries, games for all ages, and high-energy entertainment, including live music by Ocean Park Standoff.
The 2017 Heroes Host Committee includes: Ed Harris (Westworld; The Last Full Measure), Martel & Tony Hale(Veep), Tori Spelling (Beverly Hills, 90210) & Dean McDermott (Chopped Canada), Mason Cook (Speechless), Tia Mowry-Hardrict (The Game), Tamera Mowry-Housley (The Real), Rebecca Gayheart (Grey Lady) & Eric Dane (Grey’s Anatomy; The Last Ship), Nolan Gould (Modern Family), Gilles Marini (Sex and the City; Switched at Birth), Nia Long (Friday; Empire), Baron Davis (2x NBA All-Star), John Salley (4x NBA Champion), Camille Grammer (Real Housewives of Beverly Hills), Dash Mihok (Ray Donovan), Alison Sweeney (Days of our Lives; The Biggest Loser), Garcelle Beauvais (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Candice King (The Vampire Diaries), Kate Linder (The Young and the Restless), Kennedy Slocum (The Real O’Neals), Logan Browning (Dear White People), Bradley Steven Perry (Descendants: Wicked World; Good Luck Charlie), Jason Dolley (Good Luck Charlie), Kellie Martin (Life Goes On; The Guest Book), Fátima Ptacek (Curfew; Dora the Explorer), Marcus Scribner (Black-ish) and Niki Koss (Famous in Love).
The 2017 Junior Host Committee includes: Aubrey Anderson-Emmons (Modern Family), Carson Lueders (singer and YouTuber), Eris Baker (This is Us), Faithe Herman (This is Us), Forrest Wheeler (Fresh Off the Boat), Hayden Byerly (The Fosters), Hudson Yang (Fresh Off the Boat), Ian Chen (Fresh Off the Boat), Jason Drucker (Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul), Lizzy Greene (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn), Lonnie Chavis (This is Us), Mackenzie Hancsicsak (This is Us), Michael Campion (Fuller House), Miles Brown (Black-ish), Parker Bates (This is Us) and Skylar Stecker (singer-songwriter).
Special performance by: Ocean Park Standoff (featuring Samantha Ronson, Pete Nappi and Ethan Thompson).
Additional attendees include: Aidan Gallagher (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn), Camryn Mannheim (The Ghost Whisperer), Chuck Liddell (MMA Fighter), Danell Leyva (US Olympic Gymnast), Elias Harger (Fuller House), Gabby Douglas (Olympic Gold Medalist, Gymnastics), Jonathan Slavin (Speechless), Jordana Brewster (Lethal Weapon; Fast & Furious franchise), Kyla-Drew (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn), Lydia Hearst (model, lifestyle blogger), Malcolm Barrett (Timeless), Meg Donnelly (American Housewife), Shantel VanStanten (One Tree Hill), Victor Webster (Melrose Place) and more.
WHEN: Sunday, October 29, 2017
Red Carpet: 12 PM – 1:30 PM
Festivities: 12 PM – 3 PM
WHERE: Smashbox Studios, 8549 Higuera St., Culver City, CA 90232
EGPAF is the global leader in the fight against pediatric HIV/ AIDS and has reached more than 27 million women with services to prevent transmission of HIV to their babies. In 2017, EGPAF is supporting activities in 19 countries and over 5,000 sites to implement prevention, care, and treatment services; to further advance innovative research; and to execute global advocacy activities that bring dramatic change to the lives of millions of women, children, and families worldwide. For more information, visit www.pedaids.org.