Revealing the i360 stilt walker at the Costume Games

September 17th, 2015 | 3 min read

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Have you caught Rugby World Cup 2015 fever yet? The team at the i360 certainly have. With the first Brighton fixture between South Africa & Japan, taking place on Saturday at the American Express Community Stadium we will simultaneously be revealing something very exciting for the first time too…our i360 Stilt Walker.

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The i360 Stilt Walker

In true Brighton style, the city is celebrating the opening of the Rugby World Cup this weekend with the ‘Costume Games’. This 5 day festival (16 – 20 September) has been developed with Brighton & Hove City Council giving the the entire city of Brighton the opportunity to dress up as their alter ego.

The Costume Games epitomises Brighton’s spirit of creativity and participation, where everyone is invited to dress up and play. Known for embracing our city’s creative talent and spirit we could not wait to be part of the Costume Games and reveal our i360 stilt walker. Our i360 stilt walker,  Jen the Roo Corporate Entertainment Agency, will displaying her magnificent costume, designed by local fashion designer Jess Eaton, on Saturday 19th September in the Costume Gardens, at the Old Steine Pleasure Gardens.

You will have the opportunity to have your picture taken with our i360 stilt walker (tag your photos #i360stiltwalker on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram), build you own i360 tower with our can challenge and even design an i360 inspired super hero. You will also have the opportunity to chat to representatives from the i360 team about the visitor attraction, set to open in Summer 2016.

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Community events have been high on our list of priorities with the heritage tours and our special event with Dr John Roberts, the i360 Chief Engineer. These events proved to be very popular, selling out within a matter of hours of being publicised. If you are interested in attending more i360 events, please sign up to our mailing list and be the first to know.

i360 Rugby World Cup 2015 Infographic

For now we leave you with some i360 Rugby inspired facts infographic. We look forward to meeting your alter ego at the Costume Games on Saturday; do come over and say Hi! And don’t forget to tag your photos #i360stiltwalker for a chance to have your images featured on our social media channels.

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