Chuck E. Cheese's Picks Winners of "My Mom Rules!" Contest

Facebook Fans Submitted Videos of Appreciation for Their Moms

May 09, 2014, 12:36 ET from Chuck E. Cheese’s

DALLAS, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chuck E. Cheese's, the family entertainment leader and number one kid-friendly restaurant, wants to thank moms everywhere for all the hard work they do each and every day. Leading up to Mother's Day, Chuck E. Cheese's hosted a Facebook contest where parents could submit videos of their kids telling Chuck E. Cheese's why "My Mom Rules!"

"Chuck E. Cheese's knows moms don't hear what a great job they do as often as they should," said Michelle Chism, director, corporate communications, CEC Entertainment, Inc. "We wanted to facilitate an opportunity for kids to say thank you for all the little things that make mom awesome. The entries we received prove that a mom's efforts do not go unnoticed by her kids."

Prizes for the winning videos include Visa prepaid gift cards, for use at the spa of mom's choice, and a surprise floral delivery from 1-800 Flowers. Chuck E. Cheese's guest passes were awarded to the first 100 entrants. The winning videos were picked based on their creativity, emotional impact and overall quality.

The winning submissions feature kids who say their mom is awesome because of her delicious cooking, the fun outings she organizes, help with homework, constant generosity and support.

First place: Thien Nguyen
Second place: Jordan Brachman
Third place: Brittany Barksdale Scott

To see more entries, visit or see a video compilation of the best clips at

Also, check out to find a Mother's Day 2014 fill-in-the-blank card for Mom or Grandma.

About CEC Entertainment, Inc.
For more than 35 years, CEC Entertainment has served as the nationally recognized leader in family dining and entertainment and the place Where A Kid Can Be A Kid®. As the award-winning number-one, kid-friendly restaurant for millions of families across the world, the company and its franchisees operate a system of more than 575 Chuck E. Cheese's stores located in 47 states and 10 foreign countries or territories. Chuck E. Cheese's goal is to create positive, lifelong memories for families through fun, food and play inside and outside of its stores. Each Chuck E. Cheese's features musical entertainment, games, rides and play areas for kids of all ages, as well as a variety of freshly prepared dining options. Committed to providing a fun, safe environment, Chuck E. Cheese's helps protect families through industry-leading programs such as Kid Check®.

As a strong advocate for its local communities and childhood education, Chuck E. Cheese's has donated more than $10 million to schools through its fundraising programs and is a proud sponsor of like-minded organizations such as PBS KIDS. For more information, visit or connect with them on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and foursquare.

Chuck E. Cheese's aims to promote positive, lifelong memories inside and outside its stores. In addition to providing a fun entertainment experience for millions of families across the world, Chuck E. Cheese's has donated more than $9.9 million to schools through its fundraising programs. For more information, see the company's website at or connect with them on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and foursquare.

SOURCE Chuck E. Cheese’s