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    Default Orlando Magic hosting Drano "Royal Flush" day today Sept 8

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    Drano “Royal Flush” Set For September 8
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    Sept. 2, 2010

    ORLANDO -- The new Amway Center in downtown Orlando meets another milestone as the traditional “Royal Flush” will be held September 8, 2010 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the construction site (corner of Church Street and Hughey). Drano is sponsoring the event.

    The purpose of the Drano “Royal Flush” event is to observe sanitary sewer flows, water consumption and pressure in and around the arena. Approximately 443 toilets will be flushed simultaneously; there are 18 men’s and 19 women’s restrooms in the new Amway Center, compared to just four of each in the old facility.

    Orlando Magic President Alex Martins, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, and more than 150 people will take part in the event, including fourth and fifth grade students from Nap Ford Community School.

    The Orlando Magic is the developer of the Amway Center which will compete to host major national events, concerts and family shows and serve as the new home of the Orlando Magic. Opening in the fall of 2010, the facility will be owned and operated by the City of Orlando on behalf of the Central Florida community.

    The Amway Center was designed to reflect the character of the community, meet the goals of the users and build on the legacy of sports and entertainment in Orlando.

    The building’s exterior features a modern blend of glass and metal materials, along with ever-changing graphics via a monumental wall along one façade. A 180-foot tall tower will serve as a beacon amid the downtown skyline.

    At 875,000 square feet, the new arena is almost triple the size of the current Amway Arena (367,000 square feet). The building features a sustainable, environmentally-friendly design, unmatched technology, featuring 1,100 digital monitors and the largest, high-definition scoreboard in an NBA venue, and multiple premium amenities available to all patrons in the building. Every level of ticket buyer will have access to: the Budweiser Bar and Food Court, Club Restaurant, Nutrilite Magic Fan Experience and Orlando on Demand, Kid’s Zone and multiple indoor-outdoor spaces which celebrate Florida's climate.

    Who: Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orlando Magic President Alex Martins, Orlando City Commissioners, fourth and fifth grade students from Nap Ford Community School

    What: Drano Royal Flush

    Where: New Amway Center (400 West Church Street, Orlando, FL, 32801)

    **Media should park in the Geico Garage on the south side of the arena and enter through the pedestrian bridge on level 5.

    When: September 8, 2010, 10 a.m.

    Why: Test the engineering associated with the water flow and pressures systems in the new Amway Center.

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    Because that is not a waste of the most critical resource that is water.

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    Default Re: Orlando Magic hosting Drano "Royal Flush" day today Sept 8

    How are 150 people going to flush 443 toilets at the same time?

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