FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEW MOVIE THEATERS COMING TO THE VILLAGE AT NORTHSTAR™
Theaters Add Another Engaging Amenity to Vibrant North Lake Tahoe Mountain Village
TRUCKEE, Calif. – Oct. 28, 2010 – Northstar-at-Tahoe™ Resort today announced that two new movie theaters will soon open in the Village at Northstar, offering resort guests and members of the community yet another opportunity to relax and rejuvenate with friends and family when they visit the resort. Scheduled to open in December 2010, The Village Cinemas will be operated by veteran theater owners Bloomhuff Theatres, Inc. and will be the only movie theaters in the vicinity of Truckee, Calif.
The Village Cinemas will be located on the lower level of the Village at Northstar near TC’s Pub, and will feature two screens – with one theater containing 122 elevated seats, and the second containing 55 flat seats. Scheduled to be open seven days a week during the winter season, The Village Cinemas will feature Hollywood hits and a full service concession stand that will include beer and wine sales for guests ages 21+.
“We are pleased to welcome Bloomhuff Theaters to the Village at Northstar. This will be a great offering not only for visiting resort guests, but the local community as well,” said Heath Nielsen, Vice President of Commercial Operations at Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort. “Their offering compliments the existing mix of activity-based operations already available in the Village at Northstar, including the Apex Bungy trampoline, our popular outdoor skating rink, jewelry design, candle, teddy bear making and pottery painting.”
Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort is home to a recently completed base area village featuring more than 150,000 square feet of commercial retail space that contains 35 unique shops, galleries, California-based specialty stores and restaurants, and a conference center. The resort’s popular 9,000 square foot outdoor skating rink is surrounded by inviting fire pits and lounge areas that are perfect for roasting s’mores or just hanging out. On-site lodging is available, ranging from affordable family-friendly hotel-style rooms to luxury condominiums and mountain homes, giving guests a variety of options to suit their preference.
For more information about Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort, visit www.NorthstarAtTahoe.com.
About Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort
One of the finest year-round mountain resorts in North America, Northstar Resort is host to a base area village featuring more than 35 unique shops and restaurants, a conference center, 9,000 square foot skating rink, on-site lodging, special events and more. A winter sport enthusiast’s paradise, Northstar Resort offers 93 ski trails spread across 3,000 acres, award-winning terrain parks and snow sports including alpine and Telemark skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and tubing. Summer activities include mountain biking, golfing, scenic lift rides for sightseeing and hiking, horseback riding, fly-fishing and more.
Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort is located on Highway 267, just six miles north of Lake Tahoe and six miles south of downtown Truckee. For more information, call 1.800.GO.NORTH (1.800.466.6784) or visit www.NorthstarAtTahoe.com.
About Vail Resorts
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading mountain resort operator in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate the mountain resort properties of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone mountain resorts in Colorado, Heavenly Mountain Resort and Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada, and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. The Company's subsidiary, RockResorts, a luxury resort hotel company, manages casually elegant properties across the United States and the Caribbean. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning, development and construction subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is www.vailresorts.com and the consumer website is www.snow.com.