Family Fun And Celebrating Adoption At Six Flags Over Texas with Gladney Center for Adoption

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#gladneyadoptionadvocate–The Gladney Family Association of Greater Dallas (GFA) is hosting the”
Skittle” at Six Flags Over Texas on Friday, April 22th from 5
p.m. –10 p.m. Skittle is a funny name for a big event with an even
bigger heart. The Dallas GFA invites you to join the fun. Tickets may be
purchased at the gate for $46.00 + tax. Children two and under are free.
For more information, call (817)922-5947.

Skittle includes lots of fun and exciting adventures including the debut
of Six Flag’s New
Revolution Virtual Reality Coaster
! On one of North America’s first
dedicated Virtual Reality Roller Coasters, you’ll experience thrills
like never before. In partnership with Samsung Gear VR and Oculus, Shock
Wave will be equipped with wireless headsets that, while wearing, allow
you to enter a virtual world with high-resolution imagery and 360-degree
views that synchronize to the action of the coaster. Additionally, for a
small fee visitors will be provided the opportunity to purchase season
tickets at a much reduced rate. Come on out to Six Flags to support the
Gladney Center and have a blast!

Skittle is open to the public and proceeds from this fun event benefit
the Gladney Center for Adoption. The Dallas GFA is excited to celebrate
34 years of Skittle bringing smiles and laughter to generations of
families who have attended this fun event. For over three decades, the
Dallas GFA and Six Flags Over Texas have partnered to raise money to
support adoptive parents, children and birth mothers before, during and
after the adoption process. This event is a celebration of adoption and
the special connection that unites families together.

About the Gladney Center for Adoption

Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Gladney is a not-for-profit organization
that since 1887 has placed over 30,000 children internationally and
domestically in forever homes and served over 38,000 birthparents. The
agency also maintains the most comprehensive maternity home in the
United States. For more information, visit our website
or call 817-922-6000. The heart and soul of our mission is- a place
where hope is born
.

About the Dallas Gladney Family Association

The Dallas Gladney Family Association is a community-based organization
whose membership is made up of adoptive families. Its purpose is to
build the adoption community, strengthen connections, support Gladney
through fundraising, develop lifelong friendships and have fun through
family events and parenting seminars.

About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional
theme park company with $1.1 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the
United States, Mexico and Canada. For 54 years, Six Flags has
entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed
rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions including up-close
animal encounters, Fright Fest® and Holiday in the Park®.
For more information, visit www.sixflags.com.

Contacts

Gladney Center for Adoption
Jennifer Lanter, 817-922-5968
Public
Information Officer
Jennifer.lanter@gladney.org
C:
817-896-5968