Formal Agreements Signed to Build Six Flags-Branded Parks at a Second Site in China
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world’s largest
regional theme park company, and Riverside Investment Group Co. Ltd., a
leader in cultural tourism and Six Flags partner, today announced the
signing of definitive agreements to build more Six Flags-branded parks.
The latest parks will be located in Bishan, a district of Chongqing, and
are expected to open in 2020.
“The development of two additional Six Flags-branded parks—a theme park
and water park—in Bishan, speaks to our commitment to create memorable
experiences for families world-wide,” said John Odum, President of Six
Flags International Development Company. “We are excited to build on
this vision in partnership with Riverside Investment Group.”
“Six Flags is the world leader in thrilling entertainment for families
and teens,” said Tang Jun, Riverside CEO. “We look forward to bringing
the best and most innovative roller coasters, rides and attractions to
visitors throughout China.”
The first Six Flags-branded theme park and water park in China are
anticipated to open in 2019 and will be located in Haiyan, Zhejiang
province, near Shanghai. The parks will feature record-breaking roller
coasters, live shows, thrilling water attractions and more. For
additional information about the Zhejiang parks, visit www.sixflags.com/haiyan.
About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional
theme park company with $1.3 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the
United States, Mexico and Canada. For 56 years, Six Flags has
entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed
rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. For more
information, visit www.sixflags.com.
About Riverside Investment Group Company, Ltd.
Founded in 1993 and adhering to the "people-oriented" concept, Riverside
gradually developed itself from a high-end Garden Community to a
platform to integrate culture & tourism industry resources. Its
investment projects involve finance, tourism, cultural industry, real
estate, media and advertising, etc. In recent years, the group has
developed significant modes to cooperate with international leading
enterprises and signed the exclusive cooperation agreement with Six
Flags Entertainment in the United States. Riverside Group spares no
effort to spread the layout of the Riverside Themed Resort rapidly with
Six Flags Parks as the core component of the culture tourism project in
the Chinese market. For more information visit, www.lvcgroup.com.
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