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Amway Center Debuts iPhone App

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ORLANDO, FLORIDA [January 14, 2013] With the launch of its new iPhone mobile application, Amway Center fans can now connect 24/7 with their favorite arena. This first-ever mobile application for the facility is available now as a free download from Apple’s iPhone App Store.

Designed to enhance fan engagement before, during and after events, the Amway Center's…

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Orlando & Amway Center Awarded NCAA Basketball Tournament 2nd & 3rd Round Games

ORLANDO, FLORIDA [November 12, 2012] – The NCAA announced today that Orlando and the Amway Center have been awarded the opportunity to host 2nd and 3rd round games of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament in 2014. The tournament games will be hosted locally by Stetson University and the Central Florida Sports Commission, in partnership with the City of Orlando, Orange…

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Amway Center Named 2012 Sports Facility of the Year

New York, NY [May 24, 2012] - At a sports industry annual awards ceremony last night, the Amway Center has been named the "Facility of the Year."

The announcement was made by Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal and SportsBusiness Daily at the prestigious Sports Business Awards in New York City, which annually recognizes excellence and outstanding…

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Amway Center Wins International Honors

ORLANDO -- Downtown Orlando’s state-of-the-art Amway Center, a facility developed by the Orlando Magic which opened last year as part of a strategic partnership between government and business, received an Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and a Merit Award from the International Downtown Association (IDA).

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ESPN The Magazine Ultimate Standings Ranks Amway Center Tops in NBA

ORLANDO – When it opened last October, Orlando’s Amway Center was widely hailed as the finest arena not only in the NBA, but in all of North America. And largely because of the dazzling new facility – not to mention the game-day promotions and friendly, accessible environment – the Orlando Magic’s overall stadium experience was lauded recently by…

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Amway Center Achieves LEED Gold Certification

Orlando, Fla. – Earlier today at a special announcement with the Orlando Magic, City of Orlando and OUC–The Reliable One, the Amway Center got its golden ticket when the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) awarded the arena LEED Gold certification for its sustainable design and construction methods. The announcement was commemorated with a monument dedication and…

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Orlando Magic and Amway Center Named Finalist in Sports Business Journal's Best in Sports Awards

Magic Finalist For Two Awards

The Orlando Magic has been named a finalist in the Sports Business Journal and Sports Business Daily’s annual Sports Business Awards in the categories of “Sports Team of the Year” and “Sports Facility of the Year.” It is the first time in the history of the franchise that the Magic has been named finalists for…

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Local Minority-Owned Companies Benefited from Magic Community Gyms Construction

Orlando, Fla. — Minority-owned companies in Central Florida were awarded $5 million in contracts for work on the five new Orange County Orlando Magic Recreation Centers. All five centers are now complete.

“The Orlando Magic recognizes the importance and long-term benefits of utilizing local minority and women business enterprises,” said Orlando Magic…

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Amway Center Tower to Turn (Red) in Honor of World AIDS Day

One of Orlando’s newest and most iconic landmarks – the Amway Center Tower – will be illuminated red to mark World AIDS Day on Wednesday, December 1st and to raise awareness of the commitment of the global health community to work together to virtually eliminate the transmission of HIV from mother to child by 2015.

Orlando is one of more than 30 major…

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