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McDonald’s NY Metro Hosting a Series of Meet and Greet Events With Actor Jorge Vega From the Amazing Spider-Man 2 Movie

NEW YORK, NY, April 25, 2014 - McDonald’s NY Metro will bring excitement to their local restaurants by hosting a series of Meet and Greet events with actor Jorge Vega from The Amazing Spider-Man 2 on April 29th and 30th at four selected restaurants in the region. McDonald’s guests will have the opportunity to meet Jorge Vega, take pictures and enjoy a fun afternoon full of surprises.

On April 29th, Jorge Vega will be visiting the McDonald’s Times Square restaurant located at 220 west 42nd street New York, NY 10036, from 2 to 3pm ET. The second stop will be at the Paterson, NJ -McDonald’s restaurant located at 485-497 Broadway, Paterson, NJ 07514 from 4:30 to 6pm ET.

On April 30th, Brooklyn fans will be able to meet Jorge Vega at the McDonald’s restaurant located at 968 4th Ave & 37th street Brooklyn, NY 11232 from 2 to 3pm ET. Jorge will be then visiting his neighborhood McDonald’s in the Bronx, located at 1982 Westchester Ave. Bronx, NY 10462 from 4 to 6pm ET. For more information visit: mcdonaldsnytristate.com/en/community-amazing-spider-man-2

“McDonald’s is a proud partner of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and we are excited to be introducing The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Happy Meal®,” said Ken Ebo, Director, US Marketing- New York.  “We are really happy to offer our customers and their children in the NY metro area the exclusive opportunity to meet the talented Jorge Vega and enjoy a fun-filled family afternoon at our restaurants.”

“I am from the Bronx and love the McDonald’s Happy Meal®, so I am super excited to be able to visit some McDonald’s restaurants and meet some of my fans”, said 9 year-old, actor, Jorge Vega. “It’s incredible to be part of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie and to get to wear the Spider-Man suit”, added Vega.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Happy Meal® will be available starting April 25th at participating McDonald’s, while supplies last. For even more fun, kids can use McPlay™ Power and scan The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Happy Meal toy to unlock an exciting game in McPlay, the Happy Meal app.

About McDonald’s

McDonald’s is one of the world’s best-known brands and is a global leader in food service. There are more than 600 McDonald’s restaurants, owned by over 100 franchisees, located throughout the New York Tri-State area, New Jersey, and Fairfield County in Connecticut. Visit www.mcdonaldsnytristate.com or follow us on Twitter @McDNYTriState for information about other McDonald’s area program.

For additional information visit www.sabiasquemcdny.com a program focused on sharing facts about McDonald’s food and beverage items. The factoids will provide information about wholesome, balanced food choices at McDonald’s.

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