Creator of the World’s First Indoor Trampoline Brings Community Support and Innovations to New Facility
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CHICAGO (December 28, 2016) – Sky Zone Trampoline Park, creator of the world’s first indoor trampoline playing court, celebrated the opening of its fourth corporate-owned park in Orland Park on Saturday, December 3, 2016. Mayor Dan McLaughlin and members of the Chamber of Commerce kicked-off the morning with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10:00 a.m. The first 100 guests received free Sky Zone t-shirts, and prizes were awarded throughout the day for multiple in-park competitions.
A portion of the proceeds from the opening day went to the Teen Bridge Center of Orland Park. More than $2,000 was donated to help the Teen Bridge Center fund after school programs for teens in the greater Orland Park area. Executive Director of the Teen Bridge Center, Rob Steinmetz, commented, “We are excited to have Sky Zone in Orland Park and for their help in furthering our mission of providing teens with a place to find hope, purpose, and direction.”
Sky Zone Orland Park introduces the greater Chicagoland area to a brand new park design that offers popular activities such as Open Jump, Foam Zone, Sky Fit, and SkySlam, in addition to the latest and greatest innovations in the trampoline park industry. Guests can enjoy new attractions such as an extreme Warrior Course that tests agility and balance, a SkyClimb wall that allows guests to scale the skies, and a pad less Fusion Trampoline Court™ that allows Ultimate Dodgeball players to dodge balls, not pads. Sky Zone Orland Park is the perfect destination for groups seeking memorable events such as birthday parties, corporate team building, field trips and much more.
“Since our first park opened in 2004, we’ve transformed Sky Zone to be more than just a trampoline park by integrating activities that are more experiential and adventuresome,” said Jeff Platt, CEO of Sky Zone Trampoline Park. “Sky Zone Orland Park marks our fourth corporate-owned location and the first location to feature these innovations that our industry hasn’t seen yet. We are thrilled to introduce them to the Chicagoland market first.” Director of Operations, David Parker, added, “Orland Park has welcomed us with open arms. We are eager to support the community and meet the needs of every guest during every visit.”
Sky Zone Orland Park is located at 66 Orland Square Dr., Orland Park, IL 60462. For more information, please call Sky Zone Orland Park at 708-390-3535, or visit the park’s website at www.skyzone.com/OrlandPark.
About Sky Zone, LLC
Since creating the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court in 2004, Sky Zone, LLC has expanded its unique concept to over 160 franchises across the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia. Sky Zone Trampoline Parks feature a wide array of fun, fit and low-impact activities ranging from Open Jump, Ultimate Dodgeball and SkyFit fitness classes to birthday parties, corporate events and other group outings. The franchise has been awarded various accolades, including being ranked the second Fastest Growing Franchise by Inc., the second Smartest Growing Brand by Franchise Times, 308 on Entrepreneur's 2016 Franchise 500 list, 273 on the 2015 Inc.'s 500/5000 list, 152 on the 2014 Inc.'s 500/5000 list, 55 on the Forbes America's Most Promising Companies list. For more information on the company or franchising opportunities, please visit www.skyzone.com.