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Some AMC Theatres to Offer Monthly Baby-Friendly Screenings With “No Shush” Policy

TheBump.com and AMC Theatres® announce the Bring Your Baby Matinees program in 68 theaters around the country. Beginning  on the first Tuesday of every month, select AMC locations are offering a fun and relaxed atmosphere for parents to meet, share advice and enjoy viewing a new flick with their babies.

The program provides parents with a comfortable and early daytime setting in a baby-friendly environment where crying babies are welcome. Parents can park their strollers, breastfeed and socialize with other parents in a theater that features brighter lights and lower volume.

Here’s a list of the theater locations that will be participating in The Bump Bring Your Baby Matinee:

·  Arizona (3) Phoenix and Mesa

·  California (12) Covina, Anaheim, Manteca, San Diego, Norwalk, Ontario, National City, Woodland hills, Rowland Heights, Tustin, Riverside

·  Colorado (2) Broomfield, Highlands Ranch

·  Connecticut (1) Danbury

·  District of Columbia (1)

·  Florida (2) Aventura, South Miami

·  Georgia (3) Lawrenceville, Atlanta, Morrow

·  Illinois (4) South Barrington, Chicago, Skokie, Lombard

·  Indiana (1) Indianapolis

·  Kansas (1) Leawood

·  Maryland (1) Gaithersburg

·  Massachusetts (3) Boston, Framingham, Methuen

·  Michigan (3) Sterling Heights, Auburn Hills, Livonia

·  Missouri (2) Creve Coeur, Independence

·  New Jersey (9) Cherry Hill, Clifton, Freehold Township, Paramus, Hamilton, Elizabeth, Eatontown, New Brunswick, Rockaway,

·  New York (5) Manhattan (Kips Bay and Lincoln Square), West Nyack, Westbury, Stony Brook

·  North Carolina (1) Concord

·  Pennsylvania (3) Philadelphia, Bensalem, Allentown

·  Texas (7) Humble, Sugar Land, Grapevine, Houston, Mesquite, Arlington, Frisco

·  Virginia (3) Alexandria, Woodbridge, McLean

·  Washington (2) Kent, Woodinville

To find a local participating theater, log on to TheBump.com or AMCTheatres.com.

“We are excited to partner with TheBump.com to offer new parents a well-deserved treat – a movie matinee especially for them,” said Elizabeth Frank, senior vice president of strategy and partnerships at AMC Theatres. “At Bring Your Baby Matinees, AMC Theatres will provide parents with a great movie in a welcoming, baby-friendly environment.”

About TheBump.com
The Bump is the only multiplatform brand focused exclusively on first-time moms looking for the inside scoop on fertility, pregnancy and new mommyhood, reaching millions of moms each year through The Bump Network, including TheBump.com, Breastfeeding.com and The Bump local guide. The Bump editorial team, “born” on The Knot, provides new moms stage-by-stage advice, stylish ideas, local resources, interactive tools and a savvy online community who are obsessed with knowing about everything baby. The Bump is a part of XO Group Inc. (NYSE: XOXO; www.xogroupinc.com), formerly The Knot Inc., a global media and technology leader devoted to weddings, pregnancy and everything in between.

About AMC Theatres

AMC Theatres delivers distinctive and affordable movie-going experiences in 347 theatres with 5,048 screens across the United States and Canada. AMC has propelled industry innovation and continues today by delivering premium sight and sound, enhanced food and beverage and diverse content. AMCTheatres.com.

 

 

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