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3 Sep

The first ever M&M'S® Day is taking place across the USA on Saturday 3rd SeptemberMars Chocolate North America announced the first-ever M&M’S® Day on Saturday, September 3, 2011 at participating domestic Six Flags theme parks. The program builds on the three year partnership M&M’S Brand Chocolate Candies has enjoyed with the popular theme park company.

Fans who “Like,” the M&M’S Facebook page – both new and existing fans – can receive $25 off the price of up to two general admission tickets on M&M’S Day at participating Six Flags parks. Fans will be directed to a special tab on the M&M’S Facebook page where unique codes are available to take advantage of the special offer.

“We’re always looking for opportunities to leverage our iconic partnerships to reward our fans,” said Debra A. Sandler, Chief Consumer Officer, Mars Chocolate North America. “Six Flags is a perfect fit for our brand because they’re also all about fun. We hope to see thousands of our fans on M&M’S Day at Six Flags parks throughout the country.”

“Six Flags is excited to partner with M&M’S on this great event, bringing value and thrills to our overlapping fan base,” said David McKillips, senior vice president of corporate alliances and partnership marketing. “Our ability to develop partnerships like this help create unique experiences for our guests and entertain families nationwide.”

Guests who purchase tickets using the M&M’S Day Facebook offer will also have the chance to receive VIP treatment with early admission for exclusive ride time and one free midway game voucher. Fans must bring an eligible medium or large M&M’S Brand Chocolate Candy wrapper with their “Print-N-Go” ticket to receive the M&M’S Day VIP wristband.

M&M’S Day also includes giveaways of special M&M’S and Six Flags branded merchandise throughout the day and at select park locations, guests will enjoy a discount on M&M’S products exclusively at in-park M&M’S-branded M-Porium stores. As a special treat for guests visiting Six Flags Over Georgia outside of Atlanta, the M&M’S Racing Car will be on display inside the park.

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As added support for the event, Six Flags launched the M&M’S MORE FUN with MORE FRIENDS mobile sweepstakes, running August 2 – September 3, 2011. To enter, guests text a short code to a special number to be eligible to win six admission tickets to Six Flags.

The M&M’S Day and M&M’S MORE FUN with MORE FRIENDS mobile sweepstakes participating markets and park locations include:

Atlanta – Six Flags Over Georgia
Chicago – Six Flags Great America
Dallas – Six Flags Over Texas
Los Angeles – Six Flags Magic Mountain
New England – Six Flags New England
New York/New Jersey/Philadelphia – Six Flags Great Adventure
San Antonio – Six Flags Fiesta Texas
San Francisco – Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
St. Louis – Six Flags St. Louis
Washington, DC/Baltimore – Six Flags America

For more information about M&M’S Day at Six Flags, visit

Article posted by Spencer Samaroo, Managing Director, Moo-Lolly-Bar
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