May 23     2018

Norfolk, VA-(May 23, 2018) The Ted Constant Center and Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, are proud to announce that Ynot Italian will continue to be the exclusive ticket partner through, according to Spectra, operator of the Ted Constant Center and Sandler Center for the Performing Arts.

“We are very excited to continue this long lasting partnership with Ynot Italian,” said Spectra’s Mike Fryling, General Manager of the Ted Constant Center. “Partnering with YNot Italian just makes sense because it allows us to share the consistent message of commitment, family, community, and hospitality; which is everything Ynot Italian and Spectra stand for.”

“Ynot Italian is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year”, stated Tony DiSilvestro owner of Ynot Italian, “partnering with the Constant Center, Sandler Center and ODU Athletics aligns with our goals of bringing quality, community, and family to the Hampton Roads region.” DiSilverstro continued with, “We love being a part of this community and we look forward to continuing our efforts in this partnership; because…Y not?”

Tickets to shows will continue to be purchased online at, by calling the box office at 877-YNOTTIX, or by visiting the Ted Constant Center or Sandler Center Box Offices. YNot Italian will also offer special pre-sale codes through their exclusive loyalty program for select shows as part of the continued sponsorship agreement. Spectra is also offering cross promotional opportunities for purchasers with Ynot Italian coupons on any print at home ticket.

“I view YNot as part of the Sandler Center family. As a direct result of their involvement, the community support and attendance at our ‘YNot Wednesday’s’ Outdoor Concert Series continues to be amazing. Marketing is the key to the success of both organizations and we’re looking forward to the additional opportunities that this partnership will bring,” said Spectra’s David Semon, General Manager of the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts.

Ynot Every Event Ticket Promotion will continue!
The Ynot Every Event Sweepstakes awards one lucky fan with two tickets to every ticketed event at the Ted Constant Center, the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts and the Old Dominion University S.B. Ballard Stadium. Fans can enter into the contest to win a pair of tickets to every event at the three venues including season tickets to Old Dominion University Football and Basketball. Events are continuously added to the venues’ schedule throughout the year totaling more than 300 different events to attend. The winning fan will also receive a free pizza every week from Ynot Italian throughout the entire winning calendar year starting on January 1st through December 31st.
About YNot Restaurants: Tony and Cyndi DiSilvestro opened YNot Pizza in 1993 in the Great Neck area of Virginia Beach. In 1996, they expanded with co-owner, Harry DiSilvestro, opening six more restaurants with the most recent Ynot Italian opening in April of 2017, making it their seventh Ynot Italian restaurant. As a "Best of the Best" in Hampton Roads winner year after year, Ynot Italian is committed to offering the finest family atmosphere, authentic Italian cuisine, hospitality, and the finest quality food and service possible. Serving hand-tossed pizzas, calzones and stromboli, as well as world class traditional Italian pastas, breads, pastries, salads, soups and surprises; their wish for their customer is simple: “May you have an enjoyable time at our humble table, never leave it hungry, and visit us again and again!”Ynot Italian locations include: Great Neck Square in Virginia Beach, Providence Road in the Kempsville area of Virginia Beach, Colley Avenue in the Ghent area of Norfolk, Volvo Parkway in the Greenbrier area of Chesapeake, Atlantic Avenue at the Oceanfront of Virginia Beach, Cedar Road in the Great Bridge area of Chesapeake, and Princess Anne Road in the Landstown Commons are of Virginia Beach. For more information about YNot Italian, please visit

About Spectra: Spectra is an industry leader in hosting and entertainment, partnering with clients to create memorable experiences for millions of visitors every year. Spectra’s unmatched blend of integrated services delivers incremental value for clients through several primary areas of expertise: Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Partnerships. Learnmore at Follow Spectra on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Media Contact: Jason Nichols
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