Saturday, November 10, 2012

Nickelodeon And "Big Time Rush" Star James Maslow To Help Open "CHILL", Southern California, USA's Newest Winter Attraction, On Friday 16th November 2012!

The RMS Queen Mary, a retired ocean liner that's moored in the port of Long Beach, California, United States and now serves as a tourist attraction featuring restaurants, a museum, and hotel, has announced the news that Nickelodeon Star James Maslow, who plays James Diamond in the hit Nickelodeon live-action original musical comedy series "Big Time Rush", will be helping to open Southern California, USA's newest winter attraction, "CHILL", on Friday 16th November 2012! Below is The Queen Mary's Press Release announcing the BTR News from PRNewswire:
Disney's A.N.T. Farm Cast Hosts The Coolest Launch Party In Town!

Media And VIPS Are Invited To An Exclusive Sneak Peak Of Queen Mary's Chill California's Only Ice Kingdom

LONG BEACH, Calif., Nov. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Queen Mary and International Special Attractions (ISA), in association with Coca Cola, Finlandia, Heineken, and Aquarium of the Pacific introduce CHILL. Southern California's newest winter attraction features The Ice Kingdom and Holiday Village with ice skating, tubing, and gingerbread decorating. Santa and his carolers spread holiday cheer as guests marvel at 2 million pounds of ice in a one-of-a-kind winter sculpture gallery.

WHAT: Queen Mary's CHILL VIP Launch Party & Media Preview
Members of the press, VIP's and their families are invited to celebrate the season with a magical winter evening at CHILL.

WHO: MEDIA, VIP & CELEBRITY GUESTS with their families

WHEN: November 16: 6:00 PM – 11:00PM

WHERE: The Queen Mary – 1126 Queens Highway Long Beach, CA 90802


6:00 PM
Media are invited to follow Disney's "A.N.T Farm" stars, Sierra McCormick, Aiden Mincks, and Allie DeBerry as they explore CHILL's breath-taking attractions for the first time

7:00 PM
VIP Red Carpet Arrivals (6:45 Media Call)
Enjoy festive spirits and scrumptious treats at Finlandia's Reindeer Bar while CHILL's international team of ice-carving artisans sculpt a larger-than-life frozen work of art

8:00 PM
Nickelodeon's "Big Time Rush" star James Maslow and Disney's "A.N.T. Farm" star Sierra McCormick will join Long Beach City Councilmember Suja Lowenthal for the official ice ribbon cutting and unveiling of The Ice Kingdom

8:30 PM
Merry live entertainment abounds while guests enjoy all of CHILL's attractions plus a special performance by Los Angeles Ice Theater on CHILL'S 6500 sq. ft. outdoor ice rink


About Queen Mary

Located in the Port of Long Beach, the Queen Mary features a rich maritime history, authentic Art Deco decor, and stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Long Beach city skyline. At the time of her maiden voyage in May of 1936, she was considered the grandest ocean liner ever built. The Queen Mary's signature restaurants include the award-winning Sir Winston's and Chelsea Chowder House & Bar as well as a weekly Champagne Sunday Brunch served in the ship's Grand Salon. History buffs enjoy the ship's museum and Glory Days tour, guests of all ages love the Ghosts and Legends show, and the ship is currently featuring the renowned Diana: Legacy of a Princess exhibit and Tea Room. The Queen Mary features 80,000 square feet of event space in 17 remarkable Art Deco salons as well as a tri-level, 45,000-square-foot Exhibit Hall. The Queen Mary boasts 314 staterooms including nine full suites. For more information or for reservations, see or call (800) 437-2934. The Queen Mary is located at 1126 Queens Highway in Long Beach.

About International Special Attractions (ISA)

ISA was established in 1996 and has become a world leader in the execution of large scale special attractions, events and theatrical productions. ISA's ICE! attractions can be seen annually at four Gaylord Hotel locations throughout the United States, and have been enjoyed by over 5 million people worldwide. ISA was the first company to bring Chinese acrobats to Broadway and also produces Cirque Shanghai, which has performed in some of the most prestigious venues in the world. Additionally, ISA has produced Luminasia for the past three years at The Galt House Hotel in Louisville, KY, USA. Led by President and CEO Haiping Ge, ISA has produced shows for clients including The Walt Disney Company, Gaylord Entertainment, Navy Pier Chicago, Busch Entertainment Corp and Six Flags, Inc. Featured Television coverage has aired internationally, including networks such as NBC, CBS and ABC.

SOURCE The Queen Mary