Thanks to VickiM for sending this in!
Saturday April 29, 5:00 pm Eastern Time
Company Press Release
ADVISORY/Actress Alyssa Milano, World Famous Flying Elvi Open SPEED – the
Ride, Las Vegas’ Newest, Fastest Rollercoaster
Satellite News Feed Scheduled For Sunday, April 30
5-5:15 p.m. PST; 8-8:15 p.m., EST
Telstar 6, Transponder 14, Ku Band
WHO: Alyssa Milano of “Charmed,” Jason Behr of “Roswell,”
Katherine Heigl of “Roswell,” Nick Wechsler of “Roswell,”
Scott Foley of “Felicity” and Greg Grunberg of “Felicity” and
the World Famous Flying Elvi
WHAT: These stars and the Flying Elvi joined invited guests for the
weekend-long grand opening celebration of SPEED – The Ride,
Las Vegas’ newest, fastest thrill coaster. The stars will
ride the intense rollercoaster that sends passengers below
ground, through a loop and then straight up a 224-foot tower
before repeating the entire experience backwards. SPEED –
The Ride, which runs along the famed Las Vegas Strip, can
reach speeds of 70 mph at optimum performance.
WHERE: SPEED – The Ride is located in the NASCAR Cafe at the
Sahara Hotel and Casino. 2535 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
WHEN: The Grand Opening celebration began Friday, April 28 and
concludes Sunday, April 30, from 2 to 5 p.m., PST.
NEWS FEED: A satellite news feed featuring rollercoaster
footage, celebrity comments, POV angle of the entire
ride, video from an earlier SPEED – The Ride event
featuring 24 members of the Flying Elvi and the
“FLYING ELVI CAM” will be distributed on Sunday,
April 30 at 5 p.m. PST; 8 p.m. EST on Telstar 6,
Transponder 14 Ku band.