Spectra by Comcast Spectacor and the Everett Public Facilities District today announced that Disney On Ice presents Frozen – Presented By Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt set a new attendance record at the XFINITY Arena at Everett from Wednesday, November 18 through Sunday, November 22. With a capacity of just over 5,500 at the XFINITY Arena, the 10 performances of Disney On Ice presents Frozen drew a record-setting 40,000 plus in overall attendance.
Disney On Ice is produced by Feld Entertainment, a worldwide leader in live family entertainment, who also bring both Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey and Disney Live shows to the XFINITY Arena. Feld Entertainment continues to make Everett an annual stop on every tour since the venue opened in 2003. The Disney On Ice presents Frozen engagement also set a new venue record for most performances during an engagement (10 shows) – with shows added to the schedule due to popular demand.
“The magic of Disney this past week has invigorated Everett with more than 40,000 guests visiting XFINITY Arena, including more than 16,000 through the doors for the three performances on Saturday alone,” stated Spectra’s Rick Comeau, General Manager for XFINITY Arena. “The support the venue receives from our community continues to be outstanding. This year has been phenomenal in terms of attendance and fan engagement in downtown Everett.”
Spectra by Comcast Spectacor is the provider of Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Ticketing & Fan Engagement to XFINITY Arena and more than 300 clients at more than 400 properties around the world.
“On behalf of the EPFD Board of Directors, I would like to congratulate Spectra and Feld Entertainment on this record-setting engagement,” said EPFD Board President, Gary Weikel. “Spectra continues to achieve new levels of operational excellence. Through their relationship with Feld Entertainment, combined with their outstanding marketing abilities, Spectra consistently enhances the customer experience and drives profitable growth here in Everett.”
In addition to the guests visiting downtown Everett, Feld Entertainment’s tour travels with over 40 performers and 30 staff/crew that spent seven days shopping, eating and staying in the Everett community.
Disney On Ice presents Frozen – Presented by YoKids transports audiences to the winter wonderland of Arendelle to tell the heartwarming Academy Award winning tale that has captivated audiences around the world, told LIVE for the first time in this all-new touring production. Royal sisters Anna and Elsa, hilarious snowman Olaf, Kristoff and Sven, all journey to discover that true love is the greatest power of all. Hosted by Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse, with special appearances by other beloved Disney Princesses and favorite characters, the show presents an unforgettable celebration of love and friendship.