The Marcus Corporation Announces “75 Days of Prizes” to Celebrate the Company’s 75th Anniversary
Published On: Wednesday, August 11, 2010
One prize every day for 75 days. Enter at www.marcus75.com
The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), today announced it will kick off its 75th anniversary celebration with an incredible “75 Days of Prizes” sweepstakes. Beginning today, individuals can enter for a chance to win exciting prizes from Marcus Theatres® and Marcus® Hotels and Resorts by logging on to www.marcus75.com. Major prizes include a fun-filled trip to Hollywood, California, a relaxing vacation to Jamaica, an annual movie pass for two, a Las Vegas trip for two and a Golfer’s Dream package for four.
Every day from Wednesday, August 19, 2010, to November 1, 2010, a daily prize will be awarded. Daily prizes include an overnight vacation for two at a Marcus Hotels and Resorts property, Queen for a Day Well Spa® packages, water park packages, Marcus Theatres movie passes and more.
Individuals who enter to win a daily prize will automatically be entered for a chance to win one of the two fabulous grand prizes. Grand prizes are a Funjet Vacations trip for two to Jamaica with all-inclusive accommodations at the luxurious RIU Montego Bay for seven nights, and a trip for two to Hollywood, California, with hotel accommodations at the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn Hollywood, at Universal Studios for five nights.
“For 75 years, a hallmark of The Marcus Corporation has been our dedication to creating memorable entertainment experiences for our guests. We would not have reached this significant milestone without the loyalty and support of our customers,” said Gregory S. Marcus, president and chief executive officer of The Marcus Corporation. “We want to say thank you by offering 75 days of fantastic theatres and hotels prizes. We hope our winners enjoy the outstanding giveaways available in our anniversary sweepstakes and we encourage everyone to go to the website daily to participate.”
More information on all prizes and the official rules can be found at www.marcus75.com. In celebration of the company’s 75 years in business, plans for other special anniversary activities will be announced in the upcoming months.
About The Marcus Corporation
Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, The Marcus Corporation is a leader in the lodging and entertainment industries. The Marcus Corporation’s movie theatre division, Marcus Theatres®, currently owns or manages 668 screens at 54 locations in Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and Ohio, and one family entertainment center in Wisconsin. The company’s lodging division, Marcus Hotels and Resorts, owns or manages 19 hotels, resorts and other properties in ten states. For more information, visit the company’s web site at www.marcuscorp.com.
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