The following is a press release from Six Flags Great America:
Six Flags Great America Premieres Biggest Event in Park History,
igNIGHT - Grand Finale
GURNEE, Ill. - June 17, 2013 - Six Flags Great America is thrilled to present the premiere of
igNIGHT - Grand Finale, a mesmerizing and immersive nighttime spectacle bursting with energy,
brilliant visual effects, live singing and dancing, pyrotechnics, fireworks and pure imagination.
igNIGHT - Grand Finale is set in Chicago and takes the audience on a journey utilizing cutting edge
multimedia elements. It is the biggest and most advanced show in the park's 37-year history and
features high definition video mapping technology, advanced audio, plus guest interaction that is
sure to delight audiences of all ages.
- 6 high definition projectors
- 120 pyrotechnic rounds launched nightly
- Over 30 performers
- Over 150 costumes
- Set is 6 stories tall and 75’ wide
- Over 30 projection planes on set to make the one dimensional video appear 3D
- 102 lighting fixtures to add atmosphere
"igNIGHT - Grand Finale is the largest show of its kind in the world and surrounds guests with this
multimedia universe allowing them to interact with the show. It's a phenomenal production," said
park president Hank Salemi.
igNIGHT - Grand Finale will take place in Hometown Square at park close, which has been
renovated to enhance the Guest experience. Learn more about igNIGHT at
http://www.sixflags.com/ignight. Guests to Six Flags Great America can also experience X Flight, an
impressive new wing coaster which opened in May 2012 to rave reviews.