Six Flags Entertainment has announced a partnership with location-based innovator, Foursquare by launching the "Six Flags Funatic Badge." The badge available to fans throughout all 11 Six Flags domestic parks nationwide, from June 10th through Sept. 7th. In addition, amusement park enthusiast have an opportunity to win special prizes like a 2011 50th Anniversary "Exit Pass" allowing immediate ride access onto Six Flags signature coasters all season long and each park's final Foursquare "Mayor" will receive a 2011 Season Pass.
Users, who "check-in" at the same Six Flags theme park 10 times will earn a Six Flags Funatic Foursquare badge and will be entered to win a 2011 "Exit Pass." The badge will be available to fans through Sept. 7th and will conclude by granting each park's present Six Flags Foursquare "Mayor" a 2011 Season Pass.
Six Flags already has embraced social media networks by actively participating on Twitter, YouTube and blog, boasting more than one million fans through its national and local Facebook pages. The amusement part also has launched an iPhone App, Six Flags Fun Finder, which is a thrill guide designed to help guests maximize their fun at the parks. They are also planning to jump into the world of social gaming with all-new Six Flags Mascot Park.
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