Ready, Set, Game! The Rec Room is now open in Burnaby

Ready, Set, Game! The Rec Room is now open in Burnaby
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TORONTO – (TSX: CGX) – Burnaby is now home to the ultimate new spot for eats and entertainment with the opening of The Rec Room Brentwood. The new 44,000 square foot complex offers amusement gaming experiences, delicious cuisine, and feature attractions — all under one roof. The first location to open in British Columbia, The Rec Room Brentwood features everything you need for an amazing night out, including delicious eats and refreshing drinks after you work up an appetite from playing over 90 amusement games.

Gamers will be able to focus on fun with VenueSafeTM, a set of protocols and procedures that Cineplex follows each and every day to keep its employees and guests safe, in accordance with provincial guidelines. Committed to our guests’ safety, these protocols include enhanced cleaning and safety signage throughout the facility.

The Rec Room Brentwood spans approximately 44,000 square feet and is located directly below the new, soon-to-open Cineplex VIP Cinemas Brentwood, anchoring Phase One of The Amazing Brentwood redevelopment. Both The Rec Room and VIP Cinemas will face onto a one-acre events plaza, which is the signature area of this master planned development. One of the most significant projects in North America, The Amazing Brentwood centre is situated at the corner of Lougheed Highway and Willingdon Avenue in Burnaby, BC.

Cineplex currently operates eight other locations of The Rec Room in West Edmonton (AB), South Edmonton (AB), Calgary (AB), Winnipeg (MB), London (ON), Mississauga (ON), Toronto (ON) and St. John’s (NFLD), with another location opening this summer in Barrie (ON). The Rec Room range in size from 30,000-50,000 square feet, with approximately half of the space devoted to dining and live entertainment and the other half devoted to amusement games and feature attractions. Cineplex also operates Playdium, an entertainment complex designed for teens, their friends and family, with locations in Brampton (ON), Whitby (ON) and Dartmouth (NS). For further information and to learn more about all the health and safety measures put in place, as well as all the fun features The Rec Room Brentwood has to offer, head to

The Rec Room is Canada’s premier ‘Eats & Entertainment’ destination that brings together incredible dining, amusement gaming, technology and live entertainment experiences all under one roof. Part of Cineplex, The Rec Room is a premier social destination and the ultimate gathering spot for corporate events, groups and parties.  While each location is customized to the individual community, The Rec Room concept features multiple dining environments and a wide range of entertainment options including a large amusement games area featuring state-of-the-art simulation, feature attractions and redemption games as well as an auditorium-style space perfect for musical acts, bands and comedians.

Cineplex (TSX: CGX) is a top-tier Canadian brand that operates in the film entertainment and content, amusement and leisure, and media sectors. As a leading entertainment and media company, Cineplex welcomes millions of guests annually through its circuit of theatres and location-based entertainment venues across the country. Cineplex is a joint venture partner in SCENE, Canada’s largest entertainment loyalty program.

Proudly recognized as having one of the country’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures, Cineplex employs approximately 13,000 people in its offices across Canada and the United States. To learn more visit or download the Cineplex App.


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