Attractions

Wild Adventures snaps up new alligator attractions

Wild Adventures snaps up new alligator attractions

2019 will see Wild Adventures Theme Park, Georgia, build a new kids’ area boasting immersive wildlife experiences, six rides, and the chance to get up close with South Georgia’s most intriguing native species. The new additions represent one of the park’s largest projects in a decade with a renovation of more than three acres.

Posted in: Attractions, News
Roll on, Newcastle: new giant wheel pictures revealed

Roll on, Newcastle: new giant wheel pictures revealed

Vision revealed: The Whey Aye and Giants on the Quayside development (artist’s impression pictured) will help deliver one of Europe’s best waterfront experiences World Wheel Company has released a sneak peek of Europe’s tallest observation wheel – ‘The Whey Aye’, named for its home in Newcastle. The wheel stands at nearly 460ft, 16ft taller than the […]

Posted in: Attractions, News
Apple Industries welcomes Francois De Freitas

Apple Industries welcomes Francois De Freitas

Scott Avery and Francois De Freitas in front of Prism Photo Studio Manufacturer of FacePlace photo booths, Apple Industries, has appointed Francois De Freitas as senior director of marketing. Francois brings an established knowledge of the photobooth market to the role, gained during his time with Photo-Me International.

Posted in: Attractions, News
Tyffon raises $2.17m to fuel USA expansion

Tyffon raises $2.17m to fuel USA expansion

California-based out-of-home entertainment company Tyffon has raised a new $2.17m round of financing to expand into the United States with its Tyffonium experiences. New investors include Sega Sammy Holdings, Mizuho Capital, Tokyu Recreation, Canal Ventures, among others.

Posted in: Attractions, News
Simtec unveil ScreenFlite

Simtec unveil ScreenFlite

Simtec has developed a media information system, named “Le Chandelier”, for the Aeroporto di Roma. Simtect’s customer and Samsung, as launching advertising customer and supplier of the LED display, were each played pivotal parts in the Le Chandelier project. The system itself is installed in Terminal 3 at Rome Fiumicino Airport. The huge digital sculpture […]

Posted in: Attractions, News
Best Union is now Vivaticket

Best Union is now Vivaticket

The Best Union group has rebranded, becoming Vivaticket. The new brand now reflects the company’s goals more closely, and brings the group together as one global team. With 19 years under its belt so far, Vivaticket’s goal is to continue to grow with the same values, and to prioritise customer feedback and knowledge. Vivaticket was […]

Posted in: Attractions, News
Offshore Surf makes waves

Offshore Surf makes waves

American Wave Machines has launched Offshore Surf, a comprehensive surf venue offering that combines an authentic surfing experience with food, bar and retail – all under one roof. Powered by American Wave Machine’s SurfStream technology, Offshore Surf offers visitors everything from soft rolling white water waves to hollow right and left barrels. The technology provides […]

Posted in: Attractions, News
Opening night ovation for Efteling’s Caro

Opening night ovation for Efteling’s Caro

Caro, a new Efteling theatre production, celebrated its opening night on Saturday 16 September at the Efteling Theatre in Kaatsheuvel. Jam-packed with acrobatics, special effects, song and dance, Caro is almost entirely without spoken word in order to appeal to audiences from all over the world. Marcel Visscher and Talita Angwarmasse, as Mr and Mrs […]

Posted in: Attractions, News
Havoc in West Edmonton

Havoc in West Edmonton

Canada’s West Edmonton Mall, he largest shopping mall in North America and the tenth largest in the world, has welcomed it’s newest attraction; Havoc. The Moser Ride manufactured thrill stands over 46ft tall and weighs 125,000 pounds, and sends riders through the air on three independent axes of rotation.

Posted in: Attractions, News
Triotech unveil free-roaming Assassin’s Creed adventure for its VR Maze

Triotech unveil free-roaming Assassin’s Creed adventure for its VR Maze

Triotech, along with Ubisoft, has launched a new adventure for its VR Maze attraction – Assassin’s Creed: The Temple of Anubis. The new VR Maze title was announced at IAAPA’s attractions expo in Orlando, and is set in Ancient Egypt as reimagined in Ubisoft’s 2017 game Assassin’s Creed Origins. Players take on the role of […]

Posted in: Attractions