Main Event Entertainment Embraces Alpharetta with Charitable Giving and Local Celebrations
Company donates $5,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, hosts parties July 11 and 12
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Main Event Entertainment, the fastest-growing family entertainment center in America, is celebrating its new center opening in Alpharetta, Georgia, with a donation of $5,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta. The company is also hosting special events for the local-area community in its new 65,000-square-foot center on July 11 and 12.
“We’re excited to have our doors open in Alpharetta, and we are proud to invest in the vibrant community of Alpharetta”
Main Event’s charitable giving includes a financial gift of $2,500 and an additional $2,500 in goods and services for the local-area Boys & Girls Club.
“We’re excited to have our doors open in Alpharetta, and we are proud to invest in the vibrant community of Alpharetta,” said Charlie Keegan, CEO of Main Event Entertainment. “We’d like to invite the local community to join us on July 11 and 12 for more fun with giveaways and prizes in addition to all of the activities already available in our new center.”
Celebrations for the community will run from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, July 11, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 12 in the new center. In addition to the full Main Event experience, events will also include music, entertainment and social media elements, as well as door prizes and other giveaways. For more information on the events, go to mainevent.com/Alpharetta.
The company opened its doors to the public in Alpharetta on June 25, and guests can now enjoy its unique “Eat.Bowl.Play.” experience at 10700 Davis Drive off of Westside Parkway, next to Sam’s Club. The new center provides state-of-the-art bowling; multi-level laser tag; a gravity ropes adventure course; over 100 interactive, virtual and video games; regulation-size billiard tables; full service bars; quality dining experiences and free Wi-Fi access.
As announced previously, the new location is the first of seven the company will open across the U.S. over the next seven months, and the first of two it will open in Georgia. Main Event will open a new center in Atlanta, near the Cumberland Mall, later this year.
Main Event has locations throughout Texas, including Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio. The company’s performance in recent years has positioned it for an aggressive growth strategy that will build on its high-performing centers in Texas and its newest location in Tempe, Arizona, which opened in November 2013. Earlier this year, the company announced plans to develop new locations in Alpharetta and Cumberland, Georgia; Warrenville, Illinois; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma; as well as San Antonio and Pharr, Texas.
About Main Event Entertainment
Main Event Entertainment is the ultimate FUN destination for people of all ages. Founded in 1998, the rapidly expanding Dallas-based company operates high-volume family entertainment centers throughout the U.S. that range in size from 45,000 to 75,000 square feet and provide unique “Eat.Bowl.Play.” experiences. Designed for guests who value fun with friends and family, its centers offer state-of-the-art bowling, multi-level laser tag, high ropes adventure courses, over 100 virtual and interactive video games, regulation size billiards, high-energy bars, quality dining experiences and free Wi-Fi. Main Event is a subsidiary of Ardent Leisure Group (ASX: AAD) of Australia. Industry analysts have described the company as “unrivaled in quality,” and its centers are consistently voted “Best Place to Bowl” and “Best Party Place” in its markets. For more information, visit mainevent.com.