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Cartoon Network Announces Spring Break Programming Event

Author: Nickandmore!

[via press release]

Get into Vacation Mode with Cartoon Network’s
Spring Breakaway Programming Event, March 29-April 11

Two-Week Themed Block Includes Series Premiere of Elliott From Earth, New Episodes of Fan-Favorite Shows, and Action-Packed Movies

Three-Day Premiere Event for New Ben 10 Specials Rounds Out
Spring Break Staycation

Cartoon Network is bringing all the excitement, adventure, and laughs expected on spring break with Spring Breakaway—a two-week programming event sure to surprise and delight families looking for an escape from school, zoom calls and homework. The ultimate staycation kicks off March 29 with the series premiere of the new sci-fi adventure comedy Elliott from Earth and continues for 14 days with a robust line-up of action adventure-themed shows and movies to keep kids and families engaged, entertained and in vacation mode.

Headlining the virtual spring break bash is a three-day debut event for the previously announced Ben 10 specialsThe alien-fighting extravaganza begins Friday, April 9 with the U.S. premieres of Ben 10,010, followed by Ben Gen 10, Saturday, April 10, and Alien X-tinction, Sunday, April 11. Each 44-minute episode is based on the global hit series produced by Cartoon Network Studios and created and executive produced by Man of Action Entertainment (Big Hero 6, Generator Rex). Ben 10,010 features the return of Ben 10,000, while Ben Gen 10 marks the long-awaited reappearance of Generator Rex and Alien X-tinction showcases the first-ever meeting of various iterations of Ben 10 characters from past seriesTara Strong (Teen Titans Go!) returns to voice the title character Ben Tennyson and is joined by fellow cast members Montse Hernandez (Coco) and David Kaye (Ducktales). The specials will also be available to watch on the Cartoon Network app and VOD following the linear airings.

Additional Spring Breakaway programming will feature a new episode of Teen Titans Go!, the season three premiere of Total Dramarama, and fan-favorite episodes of Craig of the CreekVictor and Valentino and The Amazing World of Gumball. Cartoon Network will also air a packed schedule of epic movies the whole family will enjoy including the network premieres of Despicable Me (sponsored by Nintendo Switch) and Despicable Me 2, plus showings of Shrek 2, How to Train Your DragonThe LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part and so much more.

Schedule highlights for Cartoon Network’s Spring Breakaway event are below:

Monday, March 29 
9:00 a.m. PT/ETElliott From Earth Series Premiere
6:00 p.m. PT/ET How to Train Your Dragon

Tuesday, March 30
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 
9:30 a.m. PT/ET— How to Train Your Dragon
6:00 p.m. PT/ET Shrek 2

Wednesday, March 31 
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 
9:30 a.m. PT/ET— Shrek 2
6:00 p.m. PT/ET— The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part

Thursday, April 1 
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 
9:30 a.m. PT/ET— The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part
6:00 p.m. PT/ET—Teen Titans GO! To The Movies

Friday, April 2 
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 
9:30 a.m. PT/ET— Teen Titans GO! To The Movies
6:00 p.m. PT/ET—Despicable Me network premiere sponsored by Nintendo Switch

Saturday, April 3
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Teen Titans Go! 
9:30 a.m. PT/ET— Total Dramarama Season 3 Premiere
4:00 p.m. PT/ET— Despicable Me
6:00 p.m. PT/ET—Madagascar

Sunday, April 4
4:00 p.m. PT/ET— Madagascar
6:00 p.m. PT/ET—Smallfoot

Monday, April 5
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 
9:30 a.m. PT/ET— Smallfoot
6:00 p.m. PT/ET— Despicable Me 2 Network Premiere

Tuedsay, April 6
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 
9:30 a.m. PT/ET— Despicable Me 2

Wednesday, April 7
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 

Thursday, April 8
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 

Friday, April 9
9:00 a.m. PT/ET— Elliot From Earth 
10:00 a.m. PT/ET— Ben 10,010 

Saturday, April 10
10:00 a.m. PT/ET— Ben Gen 10

Sunday, April 11
10:00 a.m. PT/ET— Alien X-Tinction