Megaplex Theatres at Jordan Commons to Welcome 25 Millionth Guest

SANDY, UTAH – Megaplex Theatres at Jordan Commons in Sandy is celebrating a major milestone by welcoming its 25,000,000th guest on Friday, February 5, 2016. That milestone represents only the guests who have visited the Sandy location of Megaplex Theatres. Companywide, nearly 75 million guests have visited all of the 17 Megaplex locations in Utah and Nevada. 

The lucky guest will be surprised with a brief ceremony and a special Megaplex Theatres prize package that includes 25 Megaplex movie passes, a 2016 MegaTub with 25 refillable popcorn vouchers, 25 Megaplex Gift Cards, and more. In all, the grand prize winner will receive more than $1,000 in Megaplex movie merchandise. 

“We are thrilled to celebrate with one of our special guests who have come to love and embrace the Megaplex Theatres at Jordan Commons since the Miller family opened it in 1999,” said Blake Andersen, president of Megaplex Theatres.  “Jordan Commons has been routinely voted Utah’s favorite movie theatre, ranked number one in the nation for major Hollywood movie releases, and earned a reputation for innovation and service that keeps guests coming back.”

Who:    Guest number 25,000,000
            to visit Megaplex Theatres
            at Jordan Commons
            Blake Andersen
            President, Megaplex Theatres

What:   Attendance Milestone Celebration

When:   Friday, February 5, 2016
            10:00 a.m. to Noon (Approximate)

Where:   Megaplex Theatres
              at Jordan Commons
              Main Box Office/Guest Services
              9295 South State Street
              Sandy, Utah 84070 


Megaplex Theatres at Jordan Commons originally opened on November 5, 1999 with 17 auditoriums. The entertainment complex was expanded in 2012 with the addition of a new VIP Theatre and two new auditoriums plus 10,000 square feet of banquet and special event space. 

Megaplex Theatres at Jordan Commons was among the first theatre complexes in the United States to offer stadium seating, a full service food court, reserved seating, digital projection systems, luxury seating, online ticketing, premiere parties, and a host of other industry innovations.

Jordan Commons has finished first in the nation for the following Hollywood blockbusters: Toy Story 2 (1999); Monsters Inc. (2001); Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002); Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith (2005); Disney’s The Santa Clause (2005); Sweet Home Alabama (2005); Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007); Twilight Saga (2008); Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009); Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1 (2010); Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 (2011); The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2014); The Maze Runner (2014); The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies (2014); among others.

Megaplex Theatres at Jordan Commons has grown from a single location with 17 auditoriums to 17 locations from Logan, Utah, in the north to Mesquite, Nevada, in the south. Now Megaplex Theatres operates 185 digital movie screens that seat more than 40,000 guests at any given time.

Media are invited to cover the 25 Millionth Guest Celebration at Jordan Commons. For more information or to request media credentials, please contact Jeff Whipple at or call 801.304.4567.

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