Out of this world experience comes to Wembley with ImmotionVR

Out of this world experience comes to Wembley with ImmotionVR

Promising to take fun to a whole new dimension, ImmotionVR is the latest new attraction to come to London Designer Outlet (LDO) at Wembley Park. Situated next to the world-famous Wembley Stadium, the fully immersive virtual reality (VR) experience centre takes guests into new realms thanks to motion simulators, wrap-around sound and multi-direction movement. One […]

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Book Review: Always Cedar Point, a Memoir of the Midway by H. John Hildebrandt

Book Review: Always Cedar Point, a Memoir of the Midway by H. John Hildebrandt

Always Cedar Point, a Memoir of the Midway gives the reader a rare insider’s view of the operations of one of the world’s greatest amusement parks, Cedar Point. When author H. John Hildebrandt began work in February 1974, there was no “Cedar Fair,” just a single amusement park, Cedar Point. The best thrill ride was […]

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Bart Dohmen new CEO of Unlimited Snow Development

Bart Dohmen new CEO of Unlimited Snow Development

Bart Dohmen has been appointed CEO of Unlimited Snow Development, part of the Unlimited Leisure Group. With a new project opening in first half 2019 and many other projects in the pipeline, Unlimited Snow is constantly enlarging its team. With his long experience in management roles in the themed entertainment industry in both creative as […]

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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s magical ‘Winterfest’ returns this season

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s magical ‘Winterfest’ returns this season

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is celebrating the festive season with the return of Winterfest. The region’s leading theme park will enchant guests with live performances, a charming winter village, an incredible ice skating show, and entertainment that brings the spirit of the holiday season to life. For the first time this year, Winterfest will entertain […]

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Ropes Courses introduces curves on Sky Rail

Ropes Courses introduces curves on Sky Rail

Ropes Courses has unveiled a seamless integration of a curved Sky Rail and a Sky Trail or Sky Tykes aerial attraction at IAAPA. The curved Sky Rail allows for a longer ride in a smaller amount of space and gives participants a unique twist when compared to a normal ride on a similar attraction. Not […]

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Icon Attractions Awarded St. Louis Wheel Project

Icon Attractions Awarded St. Louis Wheel Project

Icon Attractions has been selected by Lodging Hospitality Management (LHM) to operate The St Louis Wheel, a 200 foot (61 m) tall observation wheel under construction at Union Station. The firm will also operate a carousel and other family-friendly attractions, all part of a $150-million entertainment complex in historic downtown St. Louis. Missouri. The St. […]

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Feld entertainment shows concepts

Feld entertainment shows concepts

Florida-based Feld Entertainment, a first-time exhibitor at IAAPA Attractions Expo, was looking to expand into the amusement and attractions industry. Their booth focused on two of Feld Entertainment’s largest and most recognisable brands: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, and Monster Jam, the oversized truck competition. Feld showed two concepts. One is the Monster […]

Wild Week 4 Rides-4-U

Wild Week 4 Rides-4-U

It was a busy week at the Rides-4-U booth during the recent IAAPA Attractions Expo. Len Soled reported some of the highlights of the week. His company sold an SBF/Visa Crazy Cabs to Knoebels Amusement Resort, a Spinning Coaster to Waldameer, and a Dance Party 360 to Western Playland. Casino Pier bought a mini Break […]

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Five new games from Bobs Space Racers

Five new games from Bobs Space Racers

Bobs Space Racers (BSR) displayed five new games at the recent IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando. They include the Hang Time Challenge, an FEC model of Prize Wheels, a 4-in-1 Event Trailer, Portable Basketball, and Fried Frogs.   On the Hang Time Challenge, guests can test their strength and endurance in this popular timed hanging […]

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Zip Flyer offers eddy current breaking

Zip Flyer offers eddy current breaking

Zip Flyer zip lines are offering a fail-safe collision avoidance system on their speed-governing trolleys using magnetic eddy current braking. The company is currently installing three 38 foot high Zip Coasters in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, with a planned opening in Spring, 2019.

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