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IAAPA proudly presents Tools of the Trade for Midway Games managers, a two-day event full of educational and networking opportunities for directors and managers in midway games operations. This year’s Tools of the Trade event is taking place in Southern California where we will visit four classic theme parks. Knotts Berry Farm, Six Flags Magic Mountain, Universal Studios Hollywood, and Disney's California Adventure including premier viewing of the spectacular World of Color.
Schedule of Activities
Tuesday May 21, 2013 10:00 – 11:00 Bus to Six Flags Magic Mountain
11:00 – 2:15 Six Flags Magic Mountain – Morning Games Tour and Lunch
2:15 – 3:00 Bus from Six Flags to Universal Studios
3:00 – 6:30 Universal Studios Hollywood – Afternoon Games Tour
6:30 – 8:00 Dinner at Universal City Walk (Location TBD)
8:00 – 10:00 Free Time at Universal City Walk
10:00 Bus to hotel
Wednesday May 22, 2013
9:00 – 10:00 Bus to Knott’s Berry Farm
10:00 – 2:00 Knott’s Berry Farm – Morning Games Tour and Lunch
2:15 – 3:00 Bus to Disney California Adventure
3:00 – 7:00 Disney California Adventure –Games Tour of Paradise Pier and free time to explore Cars Land
7:30 – 9:30 Evening Reception and VIP viewing of World of Color
9:30 – 11:30 Free Time in Downtown Disney
11:30 Bus To Hotel
WHERE TO STAY The host hotel is the Disneyland Hotel. If you register before April 21st you can avail of a special room rate of 179.00 plus applicable taxes. The Group Room Rates are subject to applicable City of Anaheim occupancy taxes, currently fifteen percent (15%), and a two percent (2%) ATID assessment.
Making a reservation:
Attendees can make their room reservations by calling (714) 520-5005 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org and tell them they are with the IAAPA – Tools of the Trade. A credit card deposit of one (1) night’s room charge is requested upon making your reservation. Cancellation of your room must occur 5 days before your arrival date to received your first night’s deposit back.
Housing cut-off deadline is April 21, 2013. After that date, room rate and hotel availability can’t be guaranteed.
HOW TO GET THERE The following airports are options the closest to the Disneyland Resort. They are listed in order of proximity: •John Wayne Airport (SNA) •Long Beach Airport (LGB) •Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) •Ontario International Airport (ONT) •Bob Hope Airport (BUR) Transportation options for each airport can be found on the Disneyland Hotel web-site.
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