Ovation Brands & Playmonster Partner for Family Night
The Ovation Brands ® portfolio of restaurants- Old Country Buffet ® , Ryan’s ® , HomeTown ®
Buffet, and Country Buffet ® – will be partnering with PlayMonster™ to make Family Night all about fun and
games. Starting June 16, restaurants will offer popular PlayMonster™ games like Yeti in My Spaghetti ® and
Stack Attack ® to add to the weekly Thursday event. The partnership will offer eight weeks of family-friendly
fun paired with educational activities.
“The team at PlayMonster™ has developed an exciting program for guests visiting our restaurants on
Family Night,” said Mike Griffith, Director of Marketing for Ovation Brands. “In addition to board game fun,
each location will feature a different interactive educational activity each week that centers on balance,
architecture, the science of building and other strategy mind games.”
Family Night takes place every Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. The following are scheduled activities from June
16 through August 4, 2016.
• June 16: The Laws of Balance – How to obtain equilibrium, games about balancing, simple
• June 23: City Rising – Fun facts about the biggest cities in the world and the tallest
• June 30: Buildings of ancient Rome – Learn about how huge thousand pound boulders
• July 7: Sink or Swim – Learn about the law of physics and what makes some items float.
• July 14: Why does it do that? – Learn why spaghetti and other ingredients can come out of a
• July 21: Spaghetti Westerns – Learn about a whole type of movie favorite and come dressed
• July 28: Rhyming Words – From Yeti Spaghetti to makin’ bacon! Learn how to have fun
• August 4: Macaroni Art – Make a necklace for mom while using your noodle!
“We’re very excited to be partnering with Ovation Brands, and we look forward to seeing our games played
in their restaurants!” said Lisa Wuennemann, Director of Marketing for PlayMonster™. “Bringing playtime to
mealtime is a great way to bring families together, sparking interaction and creating fun memories!”
To add to the game night excitement, each of the buffet restaurants will be giving away a prize pack
featuring a new Yeti in My Spaghetti ® and Stack Attack ® to lucky families on July 7, 2016. No purchase necessary.
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Visit www.Ryans.com, www.HomeTownBuffet.com, www.CountryBuffet.com or www.OldCountryBuffet.com
for more information about the PlayMonster™ partnership and Family Night. While online, sign up for Crave
Connection™ to receive exclusive offers and updates on upcoming promotions.
PlayMonster™ is a toy and game company that believes in the power of play to make a positive difference
in people’s lives. Delivering great play value by designing, manufacturing and marketing quality products
like the award-winning The Game of THINGS… ® , 5 Second Rule ® , Mirari ® , Perplexus ® , Yeti in My
Spaghetti ® , Stinky Pig™, Farkle, Chrono Bomb ® , OK to Wake! ® , Lauri ® , Stratego ® , Roominate™ and Wooly Willy ® is how PlayMonster™ helps keep play alive for all ages.
Want to win a prize pack featuring Yeti in My Spaghetti, Stack Attack and 4 (four) meal passes for the Ovation Brand Restaurants? Check out the info below!!