World-Record Holding Holiday in the Park® Bigger and Brighter in 2016 at Six Flags Over Georgia

15 Themed Areas and Nine Thrilling Coasters Headline Winter Wonderland

AUSTELL, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#GuinnessWorldRecords–Bigger and brighter than ever before, the world-record holding Holiday
in the Park
® wintertime celebration returns to Six Flags
Over Georgia beginning November 19. The holiday wonderland will feature
15 themed areas, 20 holiday rides, nine thrilling coasters and the
magical sights and sounds of the season to make Holiday in the Park the
most wonderful time of the year.

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“Holiday in the Park is the ultimate multigenerational holiday
celebration and is a family tradition in Atlanta,” said Six Flags Over
Georgia Park President Dale Kaetzel. “With more than one million
beautiful LED lights and world-class coasters, Six Flags Over Georgia is
the perfect destination for creating holiday memories that will last a

New in 2016, Holiday in the Park will offer guests more holiday
entertainment, featuring:

  • A 20-foot tall Christmas tree with bright, morphing color-changing
    lights and seven attractions for the little tykes in the family at Bugs
  • Brilliant red, green and blue lights outlining four exciting
    Super-Hero rides in DC SUPER Friends;
  • Seasonal beer selections at JB’s Sports Bar and Grill; and
  • 32 days of holiday fun – the most operating days ever offered
    for Holiday in the Park.

Many of the park’s guest-favorite holiday thrills, rides and shows
return in 2016, including:

  • The magical Main Street Christmas park entrance with a 165,000
    twinkling light canopy;
  • All aboard the North Pole Express train ride to see Santa at
    the North Pole;
  • A spectacular state-of-the-art choreographed light show Magic of
    the Season;
  • The iconic topping of the event – the historic 1908 Riverview Carousel
    at Candlelight Carousel featuring more than 100,000 lights and
    more than 250 luminary candles, among other themed areas.

This season, park guests will have the chance to break a GUINNESS
™ title for Most couples kissing under the
mistletoe. In 2015, more than 400 guests set the record during Holiday
in the Park at Six Flags Over Georgia. This year, the park and six
additional Six Flags parks will participate in an attempt to break the
current record.

Holiday in the Park operates on select days November 19 through January
4, 2017. Six Flags Over Georgia 2017 Season Passes are on sale now and
provide unlimited visits to Holiday in the Park and all of 2017. For a
limited time, with the purchase of four or more season passes, guests
will receive free admission to both Six Flags Over Georgia and Six Flags
White Water, along with a free parking pass and visits to any Six Flags
Theme Park in 2017 with every pass.

About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional
theme park company with $1.3 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the
United States, Mexico and Canada. For 55 years, Six Flags has
entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed
rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. For more
information, visit


Six Flags Over Georgia
Gene Petriello, 770-739-3400 x3362
Cell: 404-376-6490