HOBOKEN – Cablevision announced today that Optimum Rewards members are eligible to receive exclusive VIP opportunities this weekend at the grand opening of Clearview Cinemas’ new five-screen movie theatre in Hoboken, New Jersey located at 401-415 14th Street between Adams & Grand Street. The theatre is open to the public starting on Friday, October 23, 2009. Clearview Cinemas, a subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Corporation, will celebrate the opening of its state-of-the-art Hoboken theatre on Friday, October 23 and Sunday, October 25.
Optimum Rewards members will enjoy two days of exciting activities and attractions at Clearview’s Hoboken Cinemas. Starting at 5 p.m. on Friday, October 23, moviegoers are invited to a Red Carpet Golden Ticket Event, and will have a chance to walk down the red carpet to the Oktoberfest beer garden where they will be treated to non-stop music, games and fun. Additionally, attendees who come dressed as their favorite movie character will be entered in a drawing for exciting prizes.
On Sunday, October 25, Cablevision’s Optimum Rewards, Clearview Cinemas and the City of Hoboken will host “Ultrasonic Super Fantastic Family Day” which will provide families with the opportunity to enjoy live musical entertainment, crafts, activities and games. Activities for children will include movie bingo, bubblemania, a petting zoo, pony rides and much more. At 4:00 p.m., pop rock artist Brock Storm will take the stage and perform live for all in attendance.
In addition to participating in “Ultrasonic Super Fantastic Family Day,” the first 100 Optimum Rewards members can meet SpongeBob SquarePants and Patrick inside the cinema and receive Nickelodeon and Disney giveaways during the meet and greet. Additionally, Optimum Rewards members can meet and receive an autograph from Brock Storm after his concert. For these exclusive meet and greet opportunities, Optimum Rewards members must sign up at the Optimum booth by presenting their Optimum Rewards card along with valid photo ID. Newly registered program members, can present their e-mail confirmation or registration confirmation page along with valid photo ID. Members can sign up for one or both of these exclusive and private events.
“Optimum Rewards’ free and discounted movie program at Clearview Cinemas ranks among the most popular benefits available to our members,” said Gemma Toner, Cablevision’s senior vice president of marketing and business development. “We are pleased that members now have access to this new Clearview Cinemas location to take advantage of this valuable, ongoing benefit as well as to enjoy family-friendly entertainment and weekend activities right in their own backyard.”
Optimum Rewards is a free program offering qualifying customers who have all three Optimum services an automatic monthly bottom-of-the-bill discount. Customers who join the program also enjoy additional benefits, which include discounted and free movies at all Clearview Cinemas, ongoing discounts at a variety of top area attractions, and the opportunity to win unique experiences and savings from participating retailers.