EASTON, Pa. (March 13, 2020) –Crayola Experience is temporarily shutting down all of its locations and stores for a two-week period as of the close of business today, March 13. The health and safety of our team members and guests are a top priority as we take these extra precautions in response to the rapidly-evolving COVID-19 situation.
The Crayola-inspired family attraction has locations in Easton, Pa.; Orlando, Fla.; Bloomington, Minn. (Mall of America); Plano, Texas; and Chandler, Ariz.
“While we have been taking the steps to keep our locations clean and safe for our team members and guests, in light of the changing situation we feel this is in everyone’s best interest,” said Victoria Lozano, SVP & GM-Crayola Attractions and Retail. “We will continue to monitor the situation and re-open when appropriate.”
Crayola Experience will offer guests a 30-day extension on all valid tickets.
Employees who can continue to perform productive work will do so, and all employees will be paid for their scheduled hours during this two-week period, Lozano said.
About Crayola Experience: Crayola Experience is the brand’s premier indoor attraction where families express their creativity and experience color with hands-on activities inspired by Crayola products and technologies. It is also is home to The Crayola Store, featuring the world’s largest selection of Crayola products and unique souvenirs. The attraction has five locations nationwide: Easton, Pa.; Orlando, Fla.; Mall of America (Bloomington, Minn.); Plano, Texas; and Chandler, Ariz. To learn more, visit CrayolaExperience.com.
For more than 100 years, family-owned Hallmark Cards, Inc. has been dedicated to creating a more emotionally connected world. Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri and employing 27,000 worldwide, the approximately $3.5 billion company operates a diversified portfolio of businesses. The Hallmark Global business sells greeting cards, gift wrap and related products in more than 30 languages with distribution in nearly 100 countries and 100,000 rooftops worldwide, including a network of company-owned and independently-owned Hallmark Gold Crown stores in five countries. Crayola® offers a wide range of art materials and creative play toys designed to spark children’s creativity around the globe. Crown Media Family Networks operates three cable channels – Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, and Hallmark Drama – in addition to Hallmark Publishing, a leading publisher of uplifting eBooks, audiobooks, and print editions, and Hallmark Movies Now, a subscription-based streaming service. Crown Center is a real estate development company that manages the 85-acre hotel, office, entertainment and residential campus surrounding Hallmark’s headquarters. For more information, visit Hallmark.com. Connect on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn and YouTube.