June 12, 2019 – Amherst, NY Founded in 1911, San Antonio-based Santikos Entertainment is known for providing localized and unique entertainment experiences, including large- format screens, cutting-edge audio and visual technology, and ground-breaking amenities for the cinema industry, such as bowling and full service in-theater dining. The company currently operates nine movie theatres with 114 screens.
In 2015, Santikos Entertainment became the only theatre company in the country to operate as a social enterprise benefitting its local community. They serve area charities through the John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation (a Fund of the San Antonio Area Foundation).
Santikos newest location boasts 87,000 sq. ft and is located off I-35 in Cibolo and offers guests 12 Auditoriums with 1,482 recliner seats, 3D Equipped with Dolby Atmos Surround Sound,16 full size bowling lanes with lane-side dining and 4 VIP lanes with interactive projection.
Added to the mix is a brand new 3,832 square foot multi-level LED Arena which was designed by LASERTRON, the only company offering a 100% LED Interactive and Programmable arena. Santikos operates the attraction with 48 new LT- 12.5 PRO Vests which allows the center to run one group of 24 while another one is being suited up and prepped for the next game. This allows for a faster throughput thus increasing the revenue of the attraction.
The LED Arena includes 8 Enhanced RGB LED Target Medallions, 5 RGB LED Sectors with TV and Speakers included in each, 144 Linear Feet of LED Wall Lighting Effects, 2 Giant LED Recharge Stations and LED Illuminated Vesting Racks.
Prior to opening, Dan Fonseca, Gaming Manager for Santikos attended the LASERTRON Operators’ Conference where a wealth of information was shared on operations, management, marketing, and more.
Dan had this to say about their new LASERTRON 100% LED Interactive and Programmable Arena.
“I just wanted to take a moment and say thank you to all of the Lasertron team for the work they did in providing everything from concept design to install to training for our newest Entertainment Center in Cibolo, TX. The equipment and arena components seem built to last and Lasertron has made every effort to reduce the amount of labor needed for repair and maintenance. We are so happy with the look and functionality of the LT-12 LED system and feel it will provide our guests with an exceptional experience you can’t get anywhere else in the city or surrounding area for years to come. Special thanks go out to Jim Kessler, Steve Kessler, Larry LaClair and of course Ann Kessler!”
Visit Santikos website at santikos.com for more information or stop in to experience it yourself!
Would you like to learn more about how LASERTRON can help you provide your guests with the most interactive laser tag experiences? You can visit with them any time or sign up for their next Operators’ Conference, which is scheduled for September 17th-18th, 2019. For 17 years now LASERTRON’s conference program has been dedicated to improving the profitability of their clients’ entertainment centers by educating their existing clients as well as those getting into the business.
With 187 locations currently operating with LASERTRON laser tag equipment, LASERTRON focuses on forging strong relationships with their clients by providing them with high levels of training, service and building reliable, and high quality products. Contact Ann Kessler for more information at email@example.com or call directly to 305-257-3930. or visit our website at www.laser-tron.com .