Cineplex Entertainment

Cineplex Entertainment

July 02, 2009 10:03 ET

Media Alert/Photo Opportunity: Enjoy a Night of Fun at XSCAPE Entertainment Centre's Opening Party on Wednesday, July 8, 2009

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 2, 2009) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) is very pleased to celebrate the opening of the new XSCAPE Entertainment Centre with a fun night at the invitation-only party on Wednesday, July 8, 2009. Media are invited to attend and get their game on!

Opening Party:

What: XSCAPE Entertainment Centre (inside SilverCity Newmarket
Where: 18151 Yonge Street
When: Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 6pm - 9 pm
Why: Celebrate the Opening of XSCAPE Entertainment Centre

In attendance at the party:

- Ellis Jacob, President and CEO, Cineplex Entertainment
- James R. Young, Mayor, Town of East Gwillimbury

The official opening ceremony will commence at 7:30 p.m. as Ellis Jacob and Mayor James R. Young challenge each other to a ceremonial first game. Guests will also be treated to free access on all video and interactive games.

Please note that XSCAPE will not be open to the general public that evening.

About XSCAPE Entertainment Centre

The new 10,000 square foot XSCAPE entertainment centre features more than 80 of the latest video and interactive games, special event party suites and a full-service licensed lounge for guests to enjoy. XSCAPE features attractions such as Guitar Hero On-Stage, the NFL 2 Minute Drill, Deal or No Deal and the first Brunswick Virtual Bowling lanes in Canada that are sure to appeal to gamers all ages.

About Cineplex Entertainment LP

As the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada, Cineplex Entertainment LP owns, leases or has a joint-venture interest in 129 theatres with 1,328 screens serving more than 63.5 million guests annually. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex Entertainment operates theatres from British Columbia to Quebec and is the largest exhibitor of digital, 3D and IMAX projection technologies in the country. Proudly Canadian and with a workforce of more than 10,000 employees, the company operates the following top tier brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy, Famous Players, Colossus, Coliseum, SilverCity, Cinema City and Scotiabank Theatres. The units of Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund, which owns approximately 99.5% of Cineplex Entertainment LP, are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol CGX.UN). For more information, visit

Contact Information

  • For more information, to RSVP and to arrange an interview
    or photo opportunity, please contact: Cineplex Entertainment
    Pat Marshall
    Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations
    Cineplex Entertainment
    Georgia Sourtzis
    Manager, Communications