LAS VEGAS, Sept. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, Sept. 28, SlotZilla™, one of the world's most unique zipline attractions located in Downtown Las Vegas at Fremont Street Experience, hosted the culmination of its Month of the Millionth Flyer celebration by giving away $1,000 each to 10 lucky flyers including one grand-prize winner, Pamella Siegel who is from the Sacramento area. Siegel was in town celebrating her 65th birthday with her daughter, Heather Wagy, and granddaughter Emilie Wagy, who also celebrated her 21st birthday two days prior – making it the ultimate multigenerational bucket list experience.
A special ceremony to celebrate the Month of the Millionth Flyer grand-prize winner was held on Fremont Street Experience's 3rd Street Stage. Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman and Patrick Hughes, CEO and president of Fremont Street Experience, awarded the grand-prize winner with a $1,000 prize, a one-year SlotZilla flight pass, a commemorative plaque, plus a special congratulatory certificate from the Mayor. Additionally, the Mayor proclaimed Wednesday September 28th Month of the Millionth Flyer Day in Las Vegas. Nine other lucky flyers were awarded a $1,000 prize throughout the day, totaling one million pennies ($10,000) between all 10 winners.
By The Numbers: One Million Flights on SlotZilla
The $17 million attraction opened in April 2014. Since then the attraction has welcomed more than one million flyers equating to an average of 1.275 billion feet flown. That's approximately:
- 455,032 flights up the Las Vegas Strip
- 22,176 flights across the United States
- More than 132 flights around the Earth
- 1 trip to the moon
Visit www.vegasexperience.com for more information on SlotZilla or Fremont Street Experience. Additional photos and b-roll available upon request for media personnel.
About Fremont Street Experience
Fremont Street Experience, a five-block entertainment district located in historic downtown Las Vegas, features: Viva Vision, the world's largest video screen; SlotZilla, the world's most unique zipline attraction; free nightly concerts; and entertainment on three stages. With direct pedestrian access to 8 casinos, more than 60 restaurants and specialty retail kiosks, Fremont Street Experience attracts more than 17 million annual visitors. Fremont Street Experience can be found online at http://www.vegasexperience.com.
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