Digital broadcast technology and theater-quality sound combine at Digiplex Destinations, a new and innovative chain of digital cinema theaters, to bring the "sweet science" of live championship boxing to the big screen. Digiplex theaters in Bloomfield, Conn., and Westfield, N.J. will show the WBA Super Welterweight World title fight between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and World Champion Miguel Cotto live on Saturday, May 5 at 9 pm. The ticket price is $20.
NCM Fathom, O'Reilly Auto Parts and Golden Boy Promotions are presenting Cinco de Mayo with Ring Kings: Mayweather vs. Cotto, live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mayweather will be fighting above his usual weight in an effort to take the Super Welterweight title from the devastating Cotto.
The undercard fight featuresWBC Super Welterweight World Champion and Mexican sensation Canelo Alvarez vs. Six-Time World Champion "Sugar" Shane Mosley.
"Our audiences loved the Mayweather-Ortiz fight in our theaters, so we are delighted to bring them another extraordinary event enabled by our digital cinema technology," said A. Dale "Bud" Mayo, Digiplex Destinations chairman/CEO.
The Digiplex Bloomfield 8 Theater is located at 863 Park Avenue (Wintonbury Mall), Bloomfield, Conn., and the Digiplex Rialto Theater is located at 250 East Broad Street in Westfield, N.J. For more information: www.digiplexdest.com.
About Digital Cinema Destinations Corporation (www.digiplexdest.com)
Digital Cinema Destinations Corp. (Nasdaq: DCIN) is dedicated to transforming its movie theaters into interactive entertainment centers. The Company's eight theaters in Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania provide consumers with uniquely satisfying experiences, combining state-of-the-art digital technology with engaging, dynamic content that far transcends traditional cinematic fare. The Company's customers enjoy live sports events, concerts, conferences, operas, videogames, auctions, fashion shows and, on an ongoing basis, the very best major motion pictures. For more information, visit www.digiplexdest.com, @digiplexdest on Twitter or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DigiplexDestinations.