Tampa, FL, April 18th, 2017 – GameTime announced a unique collaboration with the Tampa Bay Rays, they have provided the new GameTime at Grand Slam Alley, a family entertainment area at Tropicana field with the latest interactive video arcade games. This enhanced arcade experience made a debut during the Kids Pep Rally on April 1st and Opening Day on April 2nd when the Tampa Bay Rays took on the New York Yankees.
“GameTime’s partnership has allowed us to enhance the game day experience for Rays fans at Tropicana Field,” said Rays Vice President Josh Bullock. “We are always looking for unique, fun and exciting ballpark amenities, and we feel families and especially kids, will enjoy this new offering.”
Located on the main concourse, Section 133 between center field and left field, the newly renovated “Grand Slam Alley” now encompasses the spirit of GameTime with new games including Space Invaders Frenzy and Cruise N’ Blast by Raw Thrills, Baseball Pro by Andamiro, and fan favorites like Sega’s Dream Raiders and Deadstorm Pirates by Bandai Namco. Fans will enjoy watching and participating in live interactive contests in the GameTime zone presented on the Jumbotron between innings.
“We are excited to partner with the Tampa Bay Rays this season and offer their loyal fans a place to have a fun interactive experience with their family,” said Mike Abecassis, GameTime Owner/ CEO. “We want the new GameTime zone to reflect and embrace the caliber of entertainment we offer at each of our centers and this new collaboration with the Tampa Bay Rays is one of many ways we are bringing GameTime into the community.”
“The Kids Pep Rally and Opening Day was very exciting for us. This was the big reveal of the new GameTime at Grand Slam Alley and we were very well received” explained Kelli Markunas, Marketing Director for GameTime. “We had a great time interacting with fans and gave away a lot of prizes. We look forward to a fantastic season with the Rays.”
GameTime, led by CEO Michael Abecassis, owns and operates seven family entertainment centers throughout Florida: “Dine and Play” arcade, restaurant, full-bar and party venues in Fort Myers, Miami, and Tampa. Coming soon to Ocoee and Daytona; “Play Your Way” arcade-only venues are located in Mary Esther, Panama City, Sebring and Vero Beach.
GameTime is the best place to enjoy a delicious meal, cocktails, watch the game, play games and have a party. For more information, and to join the GameTime Fun Club, visit www.gametimeplayers.com. Follow GameTime on Twitter (@GTplayers), Facebook (GTplayers) and Instagram (gametime_fl)
Kelli Markunas – (954) 693-8778 ext. 113, firstname.lastname@example.org
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