Archive for February, 2012

Cartoon Network waterpark for Thailand
By 28/02/2012 Read More →

Cartoon Network waterpark for Thailand

Construction has begun on the world’s first Cartoon Network-themed waterpark, which will open next year in Thailand.

Kochs come to the rescue in Kentucky
By 24/02/2012 Read More →

Kochs come to the rescue in Kentucky

The former Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom in Louisville, Kentucky, is moving closer to reopening following a deal between Bluegrass Boardwalk Inc and the Kentucky State Fair Board.

Bible Storyland The Movie
By 24/02/2012 Read More →

Bible Storyland The Movie

In 1960 plans were announced for Bible Storyland, a $15-million theme park in Cucamonga, California, which its creators hoped would rival Disneyland. Judged to be blasphemous by local clergy, the project was abandoned.

EAS education 2012
By 24/02/2012 Read More →

EAS education 2012

Conference topics have been confirmed for October’s Euro Attractions Show (EAS) in Berlin. The event will also feature exclusive behind-the-scenes tours to local attractions including Tropical Islands and Filmpark Babelsberg.

Tower treat for Sea Life fans
By 17/02/2012 Read More →

Tower treat for Sea Life fans

Two young fans of Weymouth Sea Life Park have been given an exclusive preview of the UK venue’s Huss observation tower as it undergoes construction.

Mirabilandia makes big splash!
By 17/02/2012 Read More →

Mirabilandia makes big splash!

Standing almost 200ft-tall, Divertical will become the world’s tallest water coaster when it opens this season in Italy.

Yas Island waterpark opening late 2012
By 13/02/2012 Read More →

Yas Island waterpark opening late 2012

Now entering the final phases of development, the name of Abu Dhabi’s new waterpark has been revealed: Yas Waterworld Aqua Park.

Windy Wonderland
By 13/02/2012 Read More →

Windy Wonderland

by Paul Ruben Did you know that most Americans don’t have passports? Only about 6% do. That’s probably a good thing, so we don’t visit and annoy the rest of the world more than we already do.

Pax seeks wheel partners
By 09/02/2012 Read More →

Pax seeks wheel partners

The Russian ride manufacturer Pax Design is offering to partner with developers keen to build an observation wheel but without the funds to do so.

Technical Spark!
By 09/02/2012 Read More →

Technical Spark!

There’s a new ride on the horizon from the Italian manufacturer Technical Park.