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2017 Golden Ticket Awards

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Name: 2017 Golden Ticket Awards
Date: September 8, 2017 - September 9, 2017
Event Description:

Amusement Today, Lake Compounce and Quassy 
invite the industry to the 
2017 Golden Ticket Awards

Amusement Today, Lake Compounce, and Quassy Amusement Park invite working professionals in the amusement industry such as park owners, operators and management and ride manufacturers, designers, suppliers and vendors, to be part of the fun at "The Networking Event of the Year" during the 2017 Golden Ticket Awards on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 8-9.

GTA attendees are encouraged to register for the event at and to make reservations for hotel accommodations at one of the two Host Hotels: the Doubletree by Hilton in Bristol, Conn., or Homewood Suites by Hilton in Southington, Conn. Special discounted rates are available at each property by identifying yourself as a Golden Ticket Awards guest. Please refer to for detailed information and rates. The deadline for hotel reservations is August 23, 2017!

"I'd like to personally extend the invitation to our industry to join us in what promises to be a wonderful weekend in Connecticut," says Gary Slade, publisher and editor-in-chief of Amusement Today. "Now is the time to register and secure your hotel reservation for the 20th annual year of the Golden Ticket Awards."

The Host Parks, Lake Compounce and Quassy Amusement Park, are busy gearing up for an unforgettable two days. The Golden Ticket Awards are presented to the "Best of the Best" in the amusement industry and are calculated from an international poll conducted by Amusement Today.

Hotel Reservations
The Double Tree by Hilton (Bristol, Conn.)
A special discounted rate for GTA attendees is available at the Double Tree by Hilton (Bristol, Conn.). Guests may view/book the following rates by calling (860) 589-7766 (mention the "Golden Ticket Room Block" when calling) or using group code GTA online at
Rates - 2017 Golden Ticket Awards
Standard Room - $149
Deluxe Room - $169
Suite - $209

These rates are based on general availability and will appear as long as the property has open inventory.
Homewood Suites by Hilton (Southington, Conn.)
Guests attending the 2017 Golden Ticket Awards may also stay at the Homewood Suites by Hilton located in Southington, Connecticut.
Guests can reserve their room at the Homewood Suits by Hilton at the special Golden Ticket Awards rate online at this link.

The deadline for hotel reservations is August 23, 2017!
Event Media:
Quassy Amusement Park in Middlebury, Connecticut and Lake Compounce in Bristol, Connecticut are hosting the Golden Ticket Awards.
Date/Time Information:
The Golden Ticket Awards will be held on Friday, September 8 and Saturday, September 9, 2017.
Contact Information:
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