2010

Doctor Who Experience
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Doctor Who Experience

There’s a new tourist attraction in London, offering visitors an immersive out-of this-world adventure with a uniquely British twist. Park World steps inside the Doctor Who Experience.

Slagharen – the price is right!
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Slagharen – the price is right!

A background in the hotel industry convinced Angelique Klar of Slagharen to introduce a dynamic pricing strategy at the Dutch park in 2010. The results proved eye opening, as she explains here.

Unicoaster for San Diego
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Unicoaster for San Diego

The second Unicoaster by Chance Morgan was due to be delivered in December to the San Diego Coaster Company, operator of attractions at Belmont Patk, Mission Beach, California.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News
Let’s hear it for Dollywood!
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Let’s hear it for Dollywood!

Dollywood, the Tennessee theme park inspired and co-owned by Dolly Parton, rounded off its 25th anniversary season in style – by winning the Liseberg Applause Award for 2010/11. Here Dolly discusses her reasons for starting the park, how it benefits the local community and why she’s found the perfect partner in Herschend Family Entertainment.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News
Wiegand reveals Wie Flyer
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Wiegand reveals Wie Flyer

Due to open this coming spring at Inselsberg Funpark near Frankfurt is a new attraction from Wiegand called the Wie Flyer.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News
Christmas at Sundown
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Christmas at Sundown

This festive season the owners of Sundown Adventureland in England spent over a million pounds erecting a dark ride that operated for just six weeks and will have closed by the time you read this. Owen Ralph was there to enjoy A Night Before Christmas.

Vekoma x10
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Vekoma x10

Vekoma Ride Manufacturing has 10 projects in the works around the world, as well as two new coaster innovations including a new MK1301 four-abreast train, with an added half-metre of legroom between rows.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News
Rick Root – World Waterpark Association
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Rick Root – World Waterpark Association

World Waterpark Association president Rick Root talks to Park World about the industry represented by his 1,100+ members.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, Q&A
S&S sales strong
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

S&S sales strong

S&S sales strongRich Allen, president and CEO of S&S Worldwide, has revealed that the prolific American supplier is building four new coasters in China, including three that will open in 2011 and the fourth in January of 2012.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News
Snow Village planned for Saudi Arabia
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Snow Village planned for Saudi Arabia

Opening summer 2011 at the Mall of Arabia in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Snow Village will mark the realisation of a decade-long dream for Dutchman Kees Albers.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News