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Press release from CNW Group

Target Celebrates the End of Summer with "Target Bullseye Beaches" Across Canada

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Target Celebrates the End of Summer with "Target Bullseye Beaches" Across Canada09:00 EDT Thursday, August 23, 2012MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 23, 2012 /CNW/ -What:  Target is celebrating the end of summer across Canada with an exciting beach experience for the whole family.Sections of five beaches across the country will be transformed into TargetBullseye Beach, providing endless fun and numerous giveaways. Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities such as beach volleyball, ringtoss, sandcastle competitions and more, or just sit back and relax with an ice cream or juice in Target's shaded lounge or Bullseye beach shop. There will be something for everyone at Target Bullseye Beach.  Who:   TargetRepresentativesBeachgoers across Canada  When:  Saturday, August 25, 2012 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. - Bullseye Beach Events11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Media interviews with Target representatives  Where: Kin BeachTronson & Lakeshore Rd.Vernon, BC  Sylvan Lake Pier 44 St. & Lakeshore Dr.Sylvan Lake, Alberta  Wasaga BeachSunnidale Rd. N & Shore LaneBeach Area 5Wasaga Beach, Ontario  Mooney's Bay Beach2926 Riverside DriveOttawa, Ontario  *Toronto Centre Island/Manitou BeachToronto Island9 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario*Please note Target Bullseye Beach will be taking place both Saturday and Sunday at this location from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Visuals:  Hundreds of beachgoers participating in Target Bullseye Beach games and activities.About TargetMinneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,772 stores across the United States and at The company plans to open its first stores in Canada in 2013. In addition, the company operates a credit card segment that offers branded proprietary credit card products. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week. For more information about Target's commitment to corporate responsibility, visit Media for Target Canada:Twitter: @Target_CA - Hashtag #BullseyeBeachFacebook: SOURCE: TargetFor further information: Contacts: Lisa Gibson, Target Communications, 289-261-1221 Target Media Hotline, 612-696-3400