Maya Cinemas to Open 16-Screen Complex at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

Opening slated for Fall 2015 in Indio



Maya Cinemas' Pittsburg location is one of three in California.

Photo Courtesy of Maya Cinemas on Facebook

 

Maya Cinemas of North America will open a 16-screen deluxe movie theatre in the fall of 2015 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio.

The theatre will include 70,000 square-feet of movie-going amenities.

This Maya location will be a large part of the existing Fantasy Springs Resort Casino (pictured at right), which includes a world-class casino, five-star hotel and 18-hole championship golf course, as well as a Special Events Center and parking.

The cinema is in addition to a 130,000 square-foot retail destination to be included at the resort.

The theatre will feature:

  • Dolby Atmos Sound, the revolutionary sound system which will be the first in the county.
  • An MPX large format 72-feet wide screen, the largest in the San Bernardino, Riverside, and Imperial counties.
  • 4-D Digital projection systems on all 16 screens.
  • Ergonomically designed extreme plush leather, super-wide recliner and rocker seating.
  • Energy-efficient, advanced technologies for power.

Maya Cinemas, founded in 2001, has three other California theaters in Pittsburg, Bakersfield, and Salinas.

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