Celebrity Excitement at GIRLTOPIA!

girltopia_wide_getreadyBYOU Magazine brings celebrity excitement to GIRLTOPIA by hosting TWO celebrity empowerment presentations, a “pink” carpet event, celebrity autographing, and more! Girltopia, hosted by the Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles, is the country’s largest expo for girls, taking place Saturday, November 9, at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

The highlight event of the day is the BYOU Magazine Celebrity Empowerment Panel, featuring BYOU Magazine’s superstar cover stars from TV and film! Appearing on this panel are:

Allisyn Ashley Arm (Disney’s Sonny With A Chance and So Random) – watch her video! Kelli Berglund (Disney XD’s Lab Rats) Olivia Holt (Disney XD’s Kickin’ It, Girl vs. Monster) Peyton List (Disney’s Jessie, Diary of a Wimpy Kid films) Laura Marano (Disney’s Austin & Ally, Finding Nemo, Ice Age 2) – watch her video! Katherine McNamara (Girl vs. Monster, MTV’s Happyland) and Madison Pettis (The Game Plan, Teen Nick’s Life With Boys). Note: Stefanie Scott (Disney’s A.N.T. Farm) will not be able to attend at this time.


The panel, facilitated by BYOU Magazine Publisher and Founding Editor Debra Gano, will cover a variety of girl-world topics such as friendships, popularity, bullying, confidence, body image, inner beauty, and more. Celebrity autographing will take place in the BYOU Magazine Celebrity Hotspot.

Here’s the schedule of the exciting BYOU Magazine events planned for Girltopia:

11:30-11:45 am: “Pink” Carpet Walk (BYOU Magazine Celebrity Hotspot) Media welcome: please submit your request by emailing submit@byoumagazine.com.

Karlee Roberts Headshot LR11:40-11:55 am: Karlee Roberts Performance & Flash Mob featuring her anti-bullying song Call Me Whatever (Main Stage). 14-year-old singer/actress Karlee Roberts uses her experience of being bullied to now travel the country on her “Whatever Tour” to build anti-bullying awareness and to promote tolerance. Look for her as BYOU Magazine’s “Girl Making a Difference” in our November/December 2013 issue!

12:00-12:45 pm: BYOU Magazine Celebrity Empowerment Panel (Main Stage) facilitated by BYOU Magazine Publisher Debra Gano and featuring celebrity panelists Allisyn Arm, Kelli Berglund, Oliva Holt, Peyton List, Laura Marano, Kat McNamara, and Madison Pettis – read their bios here!

12:45-12:50: Kat McNamara Performance of her song Chatter from the just-released anti-bullying movie Contest (Main Stage)

1:00-3:00 pm: Autographing – Celebrity Panelists (BYOU Magazine Celebrity Hotspot)

2:30-2:45 pm: “Pink” Carpet Walk (BYOU Magazine Celebrity Hotspot) Media welcome: please submit your request by emailing submit@byoumagazine.com.

Ryan Newman

Ryan Newman

3:05-3:50 pm: BYOU Magazine Celebrity “Girl Chat” (Main Stage) facilitated by BYOU Magazine Publisher Debra Gano and featuring Ryan Newman (Nick at Nite’s See Dad Run), Sydney Park (Nick at Nite’s Instant Mom), Allisyn Arm (actress/BYOU Magazine’s “Girl Talk” columnist), Kat McNamara (actress/singer/BYOU Magazine’s “Kat’s Korner” columnist), Bethany Mota (YouTube Superstar), Anna Caltibiano (author All That is Red), Karlee Roberts (actress/singer/anti-bullying advocate), Cassandra Perkins (actress/anti-bullying advocate/BYOU Magazine’s “Ask Cassi” columnist), and Ella Gano-Wyers (stage actress/Girl Scout/BYOU Magazine’s “B-Silly” columnist)

4:00-5:00 pm: Autographing – Celebrity Panelists (BYOU Magazine Celebrity Hotspot)

9:00 am-5:00 pm: All-Day Autographing & Interviews Featuring all Girltopia Performers (BYOU Magazine Celebrity Hotspot)  – CLICK HERE to see all Girltopia entertainment!

ABOUT GIRLTOPIA: Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles hosts the country’s largest expo just for girls on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. Girltopia: The World of Girl is an all-day event all about exploration, empowerment, and Girl Scout spirit! More than 6,000 girls ages 5–18 and their families will converge at the L.A. Convention Center to celebrate girl leadership and have fun learning, creating, and exploring tons of activities related to Girl Scouts’ program areas, including leadership, business smarts, environment and outdoor adventure, arts and culture, STEM (science, technology, engineering, math), and wellness and healthy living. Girltopia is also home to a dynamic main stage, an energized SportZone, exciting authors alley, the Barbie® “Be Anything, Do Everything” Experience, Nestlé’s Wellville, the BYOU Magazine Celebrity Hotspot, and more. New this year is Teen Summit at Girltopia; an awe-inspiring afternoon leadership conference just for girls in grades 6 to 12.

BYOU “Be Your Own You” Magazine, the premier self-esteem magazine for girls, supports the premier organization for girls: Girl Scouts! Order your $17.97 annual subscription to BYOU Magazine using coupon code GIRLSCOUTSLA and BYOU Magazine will donate 33% back to the Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles! Order your subscription online at www.BYOUmagazine.com/order or call toll-free (855) BYOU-MAG.

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  1. OMG I was there. XD Olivia Holt said that she can’t drink coffee

  2. SoY uNa GEniA ,:*

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