``It's exhilarating to be associated with *NSYNC and this is truly a perfect match,'' said Jerry Inzerillo, executive vice president for Sun International, who was instrumental in negotiating the concert taping at Atlantis. ``Just as *NSYNC is the hottest band out there right now, Atlantis exudes a similar sense of excitement and popularity.
We feel it's a natural that we come together for this extraordinary project.''
``Thanksgiving is a time for family and we couldn't think of a better way for Atlantis
, which is the ideal family destination, to send a message of togetherness and thanks during this holiday season,'' said Inzerillo
The special will showcase Atlantis
, Paradise Island, which celebrates the wonders of the sea and is inspired by the myth of the lost continent of Atlantis.The resort, which is the perfect place for families to reconnect with each other and find solace on an island paradise, boasts 2,300 guest rooms, 38 restaurants, bars and lounges; an innovatively designed casino; an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops, and extensive meeting and convention facilities. Atlantis
features the largest marine habitat in the world, second only to Mother Nature and is home to 50,000 live sea animals in exhibit lagoons and displays, including The Dig, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis.Other amenities include fresh- and salt-water swimming pools, amazing water slides hidden in life-sized Mayan ruins, the Mandara Spa and Sports Center
, a world class marina, the Club Rush Teen Center
, the Discovery Channel Camp for kids and one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.