DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Recently, America’s favorite mouse went high tech with the introduction of Chuck E. Cheese’s first-ever downloadable app. Now, the family entertainment leader is extending the fun and prizes seen in its stores to its Facebook community and even more social audiences with Chuck E.’s Say “Cheese” to Win Photo Contest on Facebook.
Available for free download now, Chuck E.’s Say Cheese! App makes trips to Chuck E. Cheese’s even more fun for kids of all ages. Using augmented reality, the app allows parents and kids to take fun photos with an animated version of Chuck E. on any visit to the family restaurant and gaming center. As part of connecting the new app to more families and guests everywhere, Chuck E. Cheese’s has introduced a new social media contest with prizes for a new winner every day! Here’s how to play:
1. Download Chuck E.’s Say Cheese! App on your iOS or Android mobile device here.
2. Head to your favorite Chuck E. Cheese’s location and find one of the pink, orange and blue “Say Cheese Here!” signs.
3. Have a friend or family member strike a pose next to the sign and use the app’s augmented reality camera to take a photo with Chuck E.
4. When you’re back at home, upload the photo onto the official contest platform. Note: the Say “Cheese” to Win Photo Contest application is only accessible on Facebook through a desktop browser.
5. Check back to Chuck E. Cheese’s Facebook page every day to see if you’re one of the daily winners!
Winners will be selected at random and announced on Facebook daily. Additionally, four winners will be chosen for a larger weekly prize. The Say “Cheese” to Win Photo Contest on Facebook will run from May 2 through June 1, 2013. For full contest rules and prize details visit www.chuckecheese.com/saycheese.
Chuck E.’s Say Cheese! App also incorporates sharing functionality to easily post the snapshots to other social media channels or send them to friends and family members through email. Guests can even submit their photos to www.chuckecheese.com through the app for a chance to see it on the Chuck E. Cheese’s website and official Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest pages.
About CEC Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: CEC):
For more than 30 years, CEC Entertainment has served as the nationally recognized leader in family dining and entertainment and the place Where a Kid can be a Kid®. The company and its franchisees operate a system of 562 Chuck E. Cheese’s stores located in 48 states and eight foreign countries or territories. Currently, 511 locations in the United States and Canada are owned and operated by the company. CEC Entertainment, Inc. and its franchises have the common goal of creating lifelong memories for families through fun, food and play. Each Chuck E. Cheese’s features musical and comic robotic entertainment, games, rides and play areas, as well as a variety of dining options including pizza, sandwiches, wings, appetizers, a salad bar and desserts. Committed to providing a fun, safe environment, Chuck E. Cheese’s helps protect families through industry-leading programs such as Kid Check®.
Chuck E. Cheese’s aims to promote positive, lifelong memories inside and outside of its stores. In addition to providing a fun entertainment experience for millions of families across the world, Chuck E. Cheese’s has donated more than $7.7 million to schools through its fundraising programs. For more information, see the company's website at www.chuckecheese.com.