Seabreeze goes back to the future
By 08/12/2016 Read More →

Seabreeze goes back to the future

Seabreeze, Rochester, New York, is adding a Super Miami thrill ride from Technical Park for the 2017 season, themed retro-futuristically as The Time Machine.

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IMG plans nine new zones in massive IP-led expansion
By 08/12/2016 Read More →

IMG plans nine new zones in massive IP-led expansion

IMG Worlds – the entertainment arm of Ilyas and Mustafa Galadari Group which this summer launched the 1.5 million+ square feet (139,350 sq m) IMG Worlds of Adventure in Dubai – plans to open a 2 million sq ft (185,800 sq m) extension called IMG Worlds of Legends, comprising nine new lands.

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Phase one almost complete at Dubai Parks and Resorts
By 02/12/2016 Read More →

Phase one almost complete at Dubai Parks and Resorts

With the imminent unveiling of Motiongate movie park and Legoland Water Park, Dubai Parks and Resorts (DP&R) will soon have fulfilled phase one of its development.

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I’m Dreaming of a Frosted Christmas
By 02/12/2016 Read More →

I’m Dreaming of a Frosted Christmas

Dreamland Margate, the UK amusement park that celebrates all things vintage, hosts its second winter season from December 3 onwards.

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Universal confirms Nintendo lands
By 02/12/2016 Read More →

Universal confirms Nintendo lands

Some of the most loved Nintendo characters and worlds are set to jump out of the computer screen and into the theme park when Universal unveils three new realms over the coming years at its properties in the USA and Japan.

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Parques Reunidos reveals Lionsgate FEC plans
By 02/12/2016 Read More →

Parques Reunidos reveals Lionsgate FEC plans

European park operator Parques Reunidos has partnered with  Lionsgate to develop as many as 20 “branded leisure centres” in shopping areas within various cities.

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So long, Søren – a fresh future for Fårup
By 02/12/2016 Read More →

So long, Søren – a fresh future for Fårup

The Danish amusement park Fårup Sommerland is to undergo a change of ownership as Søren Kragelund (pictured) steps down as CEO, selling his shares to partner Henrik Schnack.

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Disney confirms plans for Toy Story Land Shanghai
By 02/12/2016 Read More →

Disney confirms plans for Toy Story Land Shanghai

After the introduction of similar themed areas at Disney parks in Paris and Hong Kong, Shanghai Disneyland is set to welcome Woody, Buzz and their Toy Story friends to a new land opening in 2018.

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A new park for the USA!
By 02/12/2016 Read More →

A new park for the USA!

A brand new amusement park will open in the United States next year and it rides will be supplied exclusively by Zamperla.

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A Pleasure doing business!
By 11/11/2016 Read More →

A Pleasure doing business!

Following Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s recent announcement that it is to add a Mack Rides launch coaster in 2018, Amanda Thompson OBE explains how her family and the Mack family – two amusement industry stalwarts – have stood by each other through thick and thin.

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