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The Biggest and Brightest Holiday Event of the Year Opens at Six Flags Parks Nationwide

November 14, 2018

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 14, 2018--’Tis the season for thrilling roller coasters, millions of dazzling, LED lights and holiday memories for the entire family as Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE:SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company, kicks off its annual holiday spectacular, Holiday in the Park. This year, the event is expanding to two more parks—Six Flags Great America near Chicago and Frontier City in Oklahoma City. Now in its 33rd rd season, Holiday in the Park is a beloved, holiday tradition featuring the sights, sounds and special moments guaranteed to make the season merry and bright.

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Six Flags Celebrates Holiday in the Park at 13 Parks Nationwide (Photo: Business Wire)

“Holiday in the Park is the biggest and most immersive holiday celebration on the planet and we are thrilled that this magical, world-class event is now offered at thirteen of our parks,” said Senior Vice President of US Park Operations Tom Iven. “From sweet and savory treats, to thrilling, nighttime coaster rides and pictures with Santa, Holiday in the Park is the perfect way to enjoy the wonder of the holidays with family and friends.”

Signature Holiday in the Park offerings guests of all ages can enjoy, include:

The world’s most exciting roller coasters, rides and attractions; Millions of dazzling lights featuring synchronized displays choreographed to holiday tunes; Towering Christmas trees like the 200-foot tall Kalightoscope Tree at Six Flags Great America; a bright, beckoning symbol of holiday cheer; Time-honored family fun activities like cookie-decorating and ornament-making, along with new traditions like a petting zoo and camel rides at Six Flags St. Louis; Wood-burning fire pits, perfect for making s’mores and keeping warm and toasty; A wide assortment of seasonal menu items including red velvet funnel cakes, hand-dipped caramel apples, peppermint and mocha fudge and the brand new Taste of the Holidays at Six Flags Magic Mountain; Dozens of holiday-inspired photo locations like the all-new Deck the Halls at Six Flags Great Adventure featuring giant ornaments, stacks of presents and larger-than- life toys; Live entertainment with strolling carolers, choirs and elaborate stage productions including the Majesty of Christmas at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, featuring a reenactment of the Nativity with live animals; One-stop holiday shopping with hundreds of great stocking stuffers like apparel, unique ornaments and plush toys. For every Holiday Friend plush toy purchased, Six Flags will donate a plush to local children’s hospitals and non-profit organizations while supplies last; and Expanded hours of operation giving guests more time to create thrilling family memories.

Holiday in the Park is open weekends and select days beginning November 17 and is included with all Season Passes and active Memberships. For specific park hours and information, visit http://www.sixflags.com.

About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional theme park company and the largest operator of waterparks in North America, with $1.4 billion in revenue and 25 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada. For 57 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.

Holiday in the Park ® is a registered trademark of Six Flags Theme Parks Inc.

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