Profile: Six Flags Entertainment Corp (SIX.N)
20 Jan 2017
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (Six Flags), incorporated on December 9, 1997, is a regional theme park operator. The Company operates in the theme parks segment. The Company operates approximately 20 regional theme and water parks. Its parks occupy approximately 4,500 acres of land, and it owns approximately 800 acres of other developable land. Its parks are located in geographically diverse markets across North America. Its parks offer a selection of thrill rides, water attractions, themed areas, concerts and shows, restaurants, game venues and retail outlets. Its parks offer approximately 830 rides, including over 130 roller coasters. The Company holds long-term licenses for theme park usage of certain Warner Bros. and DC Comics characters throughout the United States (except the Las Vegas metropolitan area), Canada, Mexico and other countries. These characters include Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety Bird, Yosemite Sam, Batman, Superman, The Joker and others. In addition, it has certain rights to use the Hanna-Barbera and Cartoon Network characters, including Yogi Bear, Scooby-Doo, The Flintstones and others. Its licenses include the right to sell merchandise featuring the characters at the parks, and to use the characters in its advertising, as walk-around characters and in theming for rides, attractions and retail outlets. Six Flags is also engaged in the sale of food and beverages, merchandise, games and attractions, parking and other services inside its parks.
The Company's parks include Six Flags America, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari/ Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, Six Flags Great America, Six Flags St. Louis, Six Flags Magic Mountain/ Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, Six Flags Mexico, Six Flags New England, Six Flags Over Georgia, Six Flags Whitewater Atlanta, Six Flags Over Texas/ Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, La Ronde, and The Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom/ Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark. The Company's parks are open daily from Memorial Day through Labor Day. The Company offers a monthly membership program. It also offers discounts on season passes, multi-visit tickets, tickets for specific dates and tickets to affiliated groups, such as businesses, schools and religious, fraternal and similar organizations.
Six Flags Entertainment Corp
924 Avenue J East
GRAND PRAIRIE TX 75050