Say Hello to a Velociraptor at Universal Studios Hollywood

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It shouldn’t take very long for visitors at Universal Studios Hollywood to notice what’s roaming around the theme park these days: Two, 750-pound Velociraptors.

Fifteen-feet high and featuring lots of teeth, the Prehistoric beasts have decided to exit their comfy home inside “Jurassic Park – The Ride” and wander amongst guests as part of the park’s thrilling new “Raptor Encounter.”

Did we mention the big teeth?

Fans now have the opportunity to enjoy their very own face-to-face encounter with one of the frightening dinosaur duo.

Lucky for guests, a team of highly skilled dinosaur handlers (dressed like Chris Pratt‘s raptor trainer character from Jurassic World) work with the Raptors, guiding them for up close and personal greetings for brave guests in a special area of the park, located nearby “Jurassic Park—The Ride.” Continue reading

TicketsatWork Hosts Tradeshow Event at Guy’s American

Plum Benefits powered by TicketsatWork hosted “The Tradeshow Event” at Guy’s American in Times Square on June 30th.

On June 30th Plum Benefits powered by TicketsatWork teamed up with Entertainment Benefits to host The Tradeshow Event at Guy’s American in Times Square with the top travel industry tour and attraction providers including Circle Line 42nd Street, Madame Tussauds, Museum of Modern Art, New York Pass, Open Loop and more!

The tour and attraction representatives set up booths showcasing their products as 137 Human Resource representatives were given the opportunity to ask questions and get great insight into all the product offerings. In addition to the amazing mugs given to all the reps by Guy America, there were several prizes given out at the event. Anna Dizon from the New Village Charter School won tickets to Amazing Grace on Broadway, Barbara Felder of the Csea Local 259 won Tickets to NY Water Taxi tour and Pat Burns of VRH Construction won passes to go on a Big Bus tour.

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Thank you to all who participated and congratulations to the winners!

By Melanie Parker

Hotlanta Deals: 10 Best Attractions in Atlanta

by Maureen Mariano
Content Team, TicketsatWork.com

Check out TicketsatWork’s deals on Atlanta’s best attractions including the world-famous Georgia Aquarium.

As Georgia’s vibrant capital, it’s no surprise Atlanta boasts a number of exciting things to do for both residents and visitors alike. From the world’s largest aquarium—home to tens of thousands of fascinating animals from around the globe—to the heart-stopping thrill rides of Six Flags, this city has it all. Discover each and every one of them with TicketsatWork’s incredible collection of deals to Atlanta’s best shows, attractions and activities including our top 10 picks below. Soon enough, you’ll see just how hot Hotlanta can be!

Georgia Aquarium
More than 10 million gallons of water plus more aquatic life than ever imagined fill Georgia Aquarium. Learn about its beautiful global story through 60 must-see exhibits.

Six Flags Over Georgia
Dozens of hair-raising extreme roller coasters, rides, shows and activities for all ages await you during your next trip to Atlanta’s best and biggest family theme park.

Six Flags White Water
Cool off from the summer heat at the largest water park in the Southeast—voted one of the top 10 water parks in the country—featuring world-class slides such as Tornado, Typhoon Twister and more! Continue reading

A day at the Ballpark with TicketsatWork and the NY Yankees

The view of Yankee stadium during the Tickets at Work event

On June 22nd Plum Benefits powered by TicketsatWork hosted another incredible partner event. This time the top Human Resources representatives from major companies were invited to a private box at Yankee Stadium to enjoy the game. It was a fun filled day at the ballpark with plenty of networking, good food and drinks, and New York Yankee baseball.

There was plenty of food and fun at hand.

Guests enjoyed an open bar and delicious food while they watched the game from the first base line suite. The Yankees group events team was there to give some insight for booking events with the Yankees as well. Continue reading