Hyatt Regency Calgary

November 25, 2009 12:00 ET

Hyatt Regency Calgary Ready for Grey Cup Festival

Hyatt Regency Calgary at the heart of 2009 Grey Cup

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 25, 2009) - Hyatt Regency Calgary is thrilled to be involved in Calgary's Grey Cup action with a number of activities taking place from Thursday, November 26 to Sunday, November 29. The hotel is conveniently located on Stephen Avenue at the heart of the Grey Cup festival.

"With Calgary as the host city of this year's Grey Cup, and Hyatt Regency Calgary at the heart of all of the festival action, we are preparing for a number of fans visiting our dining rooms, lounges and outdoor festival tent," says Keith Butz, General Manager. "No matter what colour you are cheering for, the Hyatt will be a great venue to celebrate Canada's game in style."

With a number of Grey Cup and CFL attendees staying at Hyatt Regency Calgary, the hotel will be bustling with positive Grey Cup energy and excitement. The hotel will also host a CFL booth between Wednesday, November 25 and Monday November 30, with a variety of CFL and Grey Cup merchandise available for sale in the lobby.

To celebrate Grey Cup, Hyatt Regency Calgary will feature an outdoor heated festival tent, open from 11 a.m. to midnight from Thursday, November 25 through to Sunday, November 29. The tent will be equipped with multiple plasma TVs, feature an Alberta-inspired lounge menu and Big Rock products, two bars, and a stylish sports atmosphere.

Servers at Hyatt's own Sandstone Lounge, Thomsons Restaurant and Grey Cup tent, along with adjacent Catch Restaurant and Oyster Bar, will be in Grey Cup inspired uniforms. All dining venues will offer specialized Grey Cup menu items to tame the hunger of any sports enthusiast, and TV screens will showcase all the action. Whether guests are cheering for Saskatchewan, Montreal or showing off their home team pride, they can expect great service, food, drinks and a great celebration at Hyatt Regency Calgary.

Hyatt Regency Calgary is also a proud supporter of Bullfrog Power, and is pleased to announce that in addition to its regular green power partnership, all of its Grey Cup events will also be 100 per cent green powered for the duration of the festival.

For more information about Hyatt Regency Calgary, visit www.hyattregencycalgary.com.

About Hyatt Regency Calgary

Hyatt Regency Calgary; part of the Global Hyatt Corporation, one of the world's premier hotel companies with properties in 45 countries, provides authentic hospitality to guests through a passionate commitment to personalized service, cultural relevance, and genuine stewardship of the environment. Hyatt Regency Calgary is proudly partnered with Bullfrog Power, a provider of green electricity.

Hyatt Regency Calgary is situated on Stephen Avenue Walk in the midst of an exciting pedestrian mall, and as the city's newest luxury hotel affords the perfect setting for business and leisure travel. Possessing the largest hotel ballroom in Calgary and 22 meetings rooms, Hyatt accommodates meetings and events of all sizes while ensuring perfection.

From Canada and the U.S., reservations for Hyatt Regency Calgary may be obtained by calling 1-800-233-1234 or logging onto www.hyattregencycalgary.com.

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