Bahrain City Centre hosts the GCC premiere of Happy Feet 2
Families and kids treated to free tickets, mascots and prizes for region’s debut of International hit
Manama, Bahrain, 8 December 2011 – Bahrain City Centre played host to the GCC’s premiere screening of the much awaited sequel, Happy Feet 2 on December 7. To celebrate the film’s first-ever release in the region, Bahrain City Centre entertained 200 excited viewers to a complimentary evening complete with popcorn, drink and exciting activities for the family.
Bahrain City Centre set the tone for the film’s winter theme with polar bear and snowman mascots joined by Build-A-Bear and Wahooo!’s own mascots. Treated with refreshments, the activities carried into the cinema with spot prizes being given away, before Happy Feet 2 began to the delight of the eager audience.
Complimentary tickets for the Happy Feet 2 premiere were given away on a first, come first serve basis through Bahrain City Centre’s popular Facebook page and customer database. Happy Feet 2 will be widely released across the GCC region on December 8. Bahrain City Centre’s debut of Happy Feet 2 confirms the mall’s status as a leading entertainment and shopping destination for the region.
For more information on Bahrain City Centre, please visit: www.bahraincitycentre.com or www.facebook.com/BahrainCityCentre
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About Bahrain City Centre
Bahrain City Centre is part of the City Centre family across the region and has been developed and managed by Majid Al Futtaim Properties, a subsidiary of the Majid Al Futtaim Group. It is the largest shopping, leisure & entertainment complex in Bahrain. Strategically located on Sheikh Khalifa Bin Salman Highway in the heart of Manama, Bahrain City Centre offers a world-class retail experience with 340 exclusive brands and retailers spread over 150,000 square metres; a 15,000 square metre indoor/outdoor Wahooo! waterpark, the largest in the region; a family entertainment centre for children and young adults, Magic Planet; a 20-screen Cineco Cinema; over 60 F&B outlets and the 5-star Kempinski Grand & Ixir Hotel Bahrain City Centre.
About Majid Al Futtaim Properties
Majid Al Futtaim Properties is leading developer of shopping malls together with hotels and mixed-use community projects in the MENA region. Majid Al Futtaim Properties has changed the face of shopping, leisure and entertainment in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). It currently owns and operates ten world-class shopping malls in the region with three of its flagship projects based in Dubai. Majid Al Futtaim Properties has earned numerous accolades and awards from international organizations that have recognized its leadership and the quality of its properties. The Company’s shopping malls continue to witness a steady increase in footfall with more than 135 million visitors during 2010.
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