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Make-A-Wish Children Prepare for a Night at the Circus

WHAT

Twenty Atlanta-area Make-A-Wish children and their families will attend a pre-circus party at Zaxby’s in Marietta. They will enjoy delicious Zaxby’s food and be entertained by a magician, balloon artist and face painter before attending The Greatest Show On Earth. Zaxby’s mascot LZ will also attend the party to interact with the children and distribute circus tickets to an evening performance of “Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents DRAGONSSM” at Philips Arena.

WHEN

Wednesday, Feb. 13

4 to 6 p.m.

WHERE

Zaxby’s

2080 Lower Roswell Road

Marietta, Ga. 30068

VISUALS

  • Zaxby’s mascot, LZ, presenting Make-A-Wish children and their families with circus tickets
  • A magician and balloon artist interacting with Make-A-Wish children
  • Make-A-Wish children getting their faces painted
  • Zaxby’s and Make-A-Wish representatives available for interviews at restaurant
    (Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey representative available for interviews upon request)

 

About Make-A-Wish®

Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.  With the help of generous donors and over 30,000 volunteers worldwide, Make-A-Wish grants a wish somewhere in the world every 23 minutes and has granted over 280,000 wishes since its inception in 1980.  The Georgia Chapter of Make-A-Wish has granted over 5,000 wishes locally and has over 600 children waiting for their most heartfelt wishes to come true.  To learn more about Make-A-Wish Georgia, please visit our website at http://georgia.wish.org, connect with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/makeawishgaal and follow us on Twitter @MakeAWishGA.

 

About Feld Entertainment

Feld Entertainment is the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment experiences that lift the human spirit and create indelible memories, with 30 million people in attendance at its shows each year. Feld Entertainment's productions have appeared in more than 70 countries on six continents and include Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®, Feld Motor Sports, Disney On Ice and Disney Live!

 

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Please call a contact person below to arrange interviews or any special coverage needs.

 

Contact:        Zaxby’s                                             

                    Alexa Orndoff

                    St. John & Partners

                    (904) 596-2153

                    nyrknbeaqbss@fwc.pbz

                   

                    Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®

                    Crystal I. Drake

                    Feld Entertainment, Inc.

                    (404) 414-1144

                    cdrake@feldinc.com

Feb 13, 2013

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