Most People Kissing Under Mistletoe: Six Flags Over Georgia breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)
AUSTELL, GA, USA -- Six Flags Over Georgia set the world record title for the Most Couples Kissing Under the Mistletoe at Once, during the second season of its Holiday in the Park celebration; 201 couples (402 people) joined hands and kissed for at least 10 seconds under romantic sprigs of live mistletoe from Mistletoeing.com, to set the world record in the all-new Mistletoe Mansion section, during an event sponsored by DenTek, according to the World Record Academy.
Photo: Six Flags Over Georgia set the World Record title for the most couples kissing under the mistletoe at once, during the second season of its Holiday in the Park celebration. The historic feat took 201 couples - 402 people - who joined hands and kissed for at least 10 seconds under romantic sprigs of live mistletoe from Mistletoeing.com, to set the world record in the all-new Mistletoe Mansion section. (enlarge photo)
The Guinness World Records world record for the most people kissing simultaneously is 13,577 pairs and was achieved by MB Produções (Brazil) during Carnafacul 2014 in São Paulo, Brazil on 17 May 2014.
Guinness World records also recognized the world record for thelongest kissing chain; it was achieved by 351 participants at an event organized by Jiayuan.com in Beijing, China, on 11 November 2011.
"Holiday in the Park is a special time of year and tonight, our guests created a lifelong memory by kissing under mistletoe and setting a new world record at Six Flags Over Georgia," said Six Flags Atlanta Properties Park President Dale Kaetzel.
"This holiday celebration is quickly becoming a growing family tradition in Atlanta and we look forward to many more memories that will be created this year and beyond."
The event was sponsored by oral care company DenTek.
Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Over Georgia is a holiday celebration, during which the park is transformed into a winter wonderland with dazzling Christmas trees, exclusive holiday shows and many of the park's most popular rides.
The event includes 13 special holiday-themed sections of the park including the all-new Holiday City, Magic of the Season Light Show, Mistletoe Mansion and GloHill.
In addition, guest-favorite sections return in 2015, including A Georgia Christmas with peach lights,
A Main Street Christmas with a light canopy featuring more than 165,000 lights, artificial snow and more, plus the iconic topping of the event – the Candlelight Carousel.
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world's largest regional theme park company with $1.2 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada.