DTOUR, Canada’s Newest Lifestyle Channel Premieres with a Full Slate of Exclusive New Series On August 26th

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This fall Shaw Media introduces DTOUR™, a brand new lifestyle channel that will give those with a lifelong passion for new experiences a fresh perspective on the world around them. The exclusive schedule is chock full of big personalities and powerful experiences, including overhauling RVs with legendary rocker Bret Michaels, exploring the wildest fan events imaginable, sampling bizarre foods and taking a closer look at the ins and outs of the hotel industry. DTOUR launches August 26th on a national free preview in over 10 million homes.

“There comes a time in everyone’s life when they’re ready to take a DTOUR. Home to a spectacularly diverse lineup of lifestyle programming, DTOUR will give Canadians an all-access pass to further discover the world around them” said Barb Williams, Senior Vice President, Content, Shaw Media. “With a slew of new series delving into everything from out-of-this-world food to the exploration of the unfamiliar and behind-the-scenes access to some of life’s greatest experiences, DTOUR will satisfy the ongoing curiosity in us all.”

Experienced entertainers are set to host all-new series that will take viewers on an eye-opening ride. Adam Richman’s Fandemonium, airing Thursdays at 8pm ET/9pm PT beginning August 29, discovers the most devoted fans from Renaissance Fairs to the Daytona 500, as Richman (Man vs. Food) tastes the food, tries out tailgating gadgets, and learns the insider secrets to what makes each event worthy of fandom. Immediately following, Rock My RV with Bret Michaels showcases rock star Bret Michaels as he takes ordinary RVs and creates out-of-this-world mobile mansions.

From the outlandish to the ordinary, even experiences such as hotel stays and everyday meals are taking a DTOUR this fall. Using a tough love approach, hospitality expert Anthony Melchiorri reveals the worst of hotels and turns them around in Hotel Impossible, Mondays at 10pm ET/11pm PT beginning August 26. Giving a new twist on food cravings, Andrew Zimmern shows all of the weird and wonderful foods available south of the border in Bizarre Foods America, Wednesdays at 10pm ET/11pm PT beginning August 28.

The brand new series premiering exclusively on DTOUR this fall reveal the drama, entertainment and ideas behind the everyday and the extraordinary:

Airport 24/7: Miami
Back-To-Back episodes Mondays at 9pm ET/10pm PT beginning August 26

Airport 24/7: Miami is an all-access pass to the intense and dramatic world of Miami International Airport told through the larger than life characters who work to keep one of the largest airports running around the clock.

Hotel Impossible
Mondays at 10pm ET/11pm PT beginning August 26

Anthony Melchiorri, one of the most sought after hotel “fixers” in the country, uses his no-nonsense approach to turn around struggling hotels in just weeks.

Dig Wars
Back-To-Back episodes Tuesdays at 8pm ET/9pm PT beginning August 27
Dig Wars follows relic hunter teams armed with metal detectors as they compete to unearth buried artifacts.

Monumental Mysteries
Tuesdays at 9pm ET/10pm PT beginning August 27
Monumental Mysteries visits legendary monuments to investigate their histories.

Mysteries at the Museum
Tuesdays at 10pm ET/11pm PT beginning August 27
Mysteries at the Museum explores local archives, storefront collections and the hallowed halls of stately institutions to uncover objects and artifacts that reveal hidden secrets.

Best Daym Take-Out
Back-To-Back episodes Wednesdays at 8pm ET/9pm PT beginning August 28
Best Daym Take-Out follows YouTube star and food lover Daymon Patterson as he searches for the best food to-go.

Burger Land
Back-To-Back episodes Wednesdays at 9pm ET/10pm PT beginning August 28
In this docu-style series, host George Motz meets the best hamburger creators, tours their establishments and finds out what goes into making their burger one of the best in the land.

Bizarre Foods America
Back-To-Back episodes Wednesdays at 10pm ET/11pm PT beginning August 28
Bizarre Foods America follows chef, writer, and culinary explorer Andrew Zimmern as he tastes the weird and wonderful foods in his own backyard.

Adam Richman’s Fandemonium
Back-To-Back episodes Thursdays at 8pm ET/9pm PT beginning August 29
Adam Richman is on a mission to find the tastiest food at the wildest fan gatherings and to meet the fanatics of anything worshipped, watched or celebrated.

Rock My RV with Bret Michaels
Back-To-Back episodes Thursdays at 9pm ET/10pm PT beginning August 29
Follow legendary rocker Bret Michaels as he leads his handpicked, insanely talented design team to transform ordinary recreational vehicles into the most outrageous 21st century mobile mansions on the road.

Thursdays at 10pm ET/11pm PT beginning August 29
For one week a year, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally takes over a small town as half a million adrenaline-charged bikers come to ride and unleash their wild sides.

The Dead Files
Back-To-Back episodes Fridays at 8pm ET/9pm PT beginning August 30
The Dead Files follows a paranormal team like no other, as a homicide detective and a physical medium combine their unique and often-conflicting skills to solve unexplained paranormal phenomena in haunted locations.