THE HUNGER GAMES: THE EXHIBITION CELEBRATES LAS VEGAS GRAND OPENING
Elden Henson and Local Las Vegas Celebrities Attend Red Carpet Event for Exhibition Based on the Blockbuster Film Franchise from Lionsgate
Las Vegas, NV – June 7, 2019 – The Hunger Games: The Exhibition opened in style last night with a red carpet grand opening celebration at the the reimagined Las Vegas attraction at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino. Notable attendees included The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 andPart 2 actor Elden Henson (Pollux), local Las Vegas celebrities Frank Marino, Adam London, cast of Friends! The Musical Parody and Marriage Can Be Murder, as well as Lionsgate, Cityneon, Victory Hill Exhibitions and MGM Resorts executives.
Video: The Hunger Games: The Exhibition Grand Opening Event at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The Hunger Games: The Exhibition is based on the world-renowned films from Lionsgate, which grossed over $3 billion at the worldwide box office. It celebrates the epic journey of Katniss Everdeen from her humble beginnings in District 12 to her rise as the Mockingjay. This is the second family-friendly attraction in Las Vegas that has been reimagined and recreated by international entertainment and exhibition company, Cityneon Holdings Limited, and its subsidiary Victory Hill Exhibitions.
Highlights of the evening included a private tour of the exhibition’s new interactives, curated sets and costumes, as well as the new state-of-the-art, fully-immersive archery training experience.
A dynamic exploration of the world of Panem, The Hunger Games: The Exhibition is a family-friendly Las Vegas attraction that immerses visitors in the films which brought Suzanne Collins beloved books to life, with custom interactives and the chance to train for and join the rebellion against the Capitol.
The thrilling experience features several inspirational galleries including the Hall of Justice, President Snow’s Office, the Tribute Train, District 13, and an archery training experience set within a 60-foot wide interactive digital training lab, which is a climactic highlight of the exhibition and the first of its kind on the The Strip.
Located at The District at MGM Grand, The Hunger Games: The Exhibition is open daily from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Entry to the exhibition includes a commemorative ticket and can be purchased at The Hunger Games: The Exhibition box office or at https://TheHungerGamesExhibition.com/. Tickets are $35 for adults and $25 for children ages 4-11 plus additional service fees, and children 3 and under are free with a paying adult. Group rates are available for parties of 10 or more. Guests of the exhibit must sign a waiver to participate, and parents must sign and consent for minors.
The first major new studio in decades, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) is a global content leader whose films, television series, digital products and linear and over-the-top platforms reach next generation audiences around the world. In addition to its filmed entertainment leadership, Lionsgate content drives a growing presence in interactive and location-based entertainment, video games, esports and other new entertainment technologies. Lionsgate’s content initiatives are backed by a nearly 17,000-title film and television library and delivered through a global sales and distribution infrastructure. The Lionsgate brand is synonymous with original, daring and ground-breaking content created with special emphasis on the evolving patterns and diverse composition of the Company’s worldwide consumer base.
Cityneon Holdings Group:
With its global reach and international partnerships, Cityneon has the capability to serve its clients anywhere in the world. Cityneon was listed on the Mainboard of the Singapore Stock Exchange since 2005, and was privatised on February 2019 by West Knighton Limited, a company wholly owned by Cityneon’s Executive Chairman & Group CEO Ron Tan together with Hong Kong veteran entrepreneur and investor Johnson Ko Chun Shun. Johnson is a capital markets veteran and has held controlling interests and directorships in many listed companies. On 14 May 2019, Cityneon welcomed CITIC Capital as a new shareholder whom holds 10.61% shares in Cityneon. CITIC Capital is part of CITIC Group, one of China’s largest conglomerates, and has over US$25 billion of assets under its management across 100 funds and investment products globally. For more information, please visit www.cityneon.net.
Victory Hill Exhibitions:
Victory Hill Exhibitions is a subsidiary of Cityneon Holdings Ltd., and is an exhibition production company which strives to create interactive exhibits that attract visitors and have educational value. With 25 years of experience and cooperation with pioneers in technology from around the world, Victory Hill is able to create an astounding interactive experience, and can adapt based on our clients’ needs to satisfy each and every unique need.
Cityneon Holdings Ltd. is a company tradeable on the Singapore Stock Exchange. It has extensive experience with events and exhibition spaces. It has 4 independent but cohesive divisions under its flag, which are: Interior Structures, Trial Environments, Events, and Exhibitions respectively.
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