Theme Parks

Meow Wolf’s Kaleidoscape planned at Elitch Gardens

Meow Wolf’s Kaleidoscape planned at Elitch Gardens

In a re-theming of the Sally Ghost Blasters dark ride at Elitch Gardens, Denver, Colorado, the art collective Meow Wolf is partnering with the park to create what is described as the “first artist-driven dark ride.” Meow Wolf’s Kaleidoscape will be a never-before-seen attraction that takes guests on a densely immersive and fully interactive experience. […]

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Runaway Tram coming to Morey’s Piers

Runaway Tram coming to Morey’s Piers

Morey’s Piers, celebrating fifty years on the boardwalk of the Wildwoods, New Jersey, will debut a new ride this summer on Surfside Pier, the family-friendly Runaway Tram. From Zierer, the new family roller coaster is themed after the recognisable Wildwood Sightseer Tramcar, an icon of the Wildwood Boardwalk since it debuted nearly 70 years ago […]

Arthur Keith joins Kalahari Resorts

Arthur Keith joins Kalahari Resorts

Kalahari Resorts and Concentions has named Arthur Keith as general manager for the company’s Pocono Mountains resort. A hospitality veteran who has managed marquee properties throughout the world, Keith will oversee all day-to-day operations, as well as provide leadership and guidance to the Poconos on-site management team, while serving as liaison to the regional Poconos […]

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Shanghai Disney Resort announces New Zootopia-themed Expansion at Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disney Resort announces New Zootopia-themed Expansion at Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disney Resort has announced an exciting new expansion of its theme park – Shanghai Disneyland, bringing the characters and stories from one of The Walt Disney Company’s newest and most popular animated films, Zootopia, to life. The announcement marks the second major expansion of Shanghai Disneyland, which has welcomed millions of guests since its […]

Legoland Florida Resort to offer exclusive Lego Movie Rooms

Legoland Florida Resort to offer exclusive Lego Movie Rooms

Legoland Florida Resort guests can now have an ‘awesom-er’ The Lego Movie World experience as Legoland Florida Resort announced today its newest collection of The Lego Movie rooms. From the sleeping areas to the bathrooms, the fun-filled rooms are fully themed with iconic The Lego Movie characters, movie-based artwork and a Unikitty inspired rainbow shower. […]

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Silver Dollar City hits
 all-time record attendance in 2018

Silver Dollar City hits
 all-time record attendance in 2018

Silver Dollar City’s $26 million investment in Time Traveler, the world’s fastest, steepest and tallest spinning coaster, along with its other attractions, shows, and food proved to be a winning formula for the 1880s-style theme park, reporting nearly 2.2 million guests (actual total 2,184,000) visiting the park in 2018, the highest numbers in the park’s […]

Paul Novick joins Betson Enterprises

Paul Novick joins Betson Enterprises

Paul Novick has joined Betson Enterprises as Vice President of Sales & Sales Operations. Novick will oversee critical planning and help to maximise sales performance of this LBE industry supplier. His responsibilities will include planning, sales process optimisation, sales training, and sales programme implementation. “Betson continues to evolve and grow as a company,” said Jonathan […]

Dive Coaster set for SeaWorld San Diego

Dive Coaster set for SeaWorld San Diego

SeaWorld San Diego will introduce a Bolliger & Mabillard dive coaster called Mako as its new attraction for 2020. This new roller coaster will be the tallest, fastest and longest dive coaster in California, as well as the only floorless dive coaster in the state. Climbing to 153 feet (47 m) with their feet dangling […]

Legoland Florida Resort to open Pirate Island Hotel

Legoland Florida Resort to open Pirate Island Hotel

Legoland Florida Resort, Winter Haven, Florida, has announced its newest Lego pirate-themed accommodation, Pirate Island Hotel, opening in spring 2020. Connected to the existing Legoland Hotel and next to Lake Eloise, Pirate Island will be the third on-site accommodation at Legoland Florida Resort. Located a mere 130 steps away from the main entrance to the […]

Introducing Méga Parc

Introducing Méga Parc

After over a year of major construction, Oxford Properties Group’s new Méga Parc at Galeries de la Capitale shoppping mall, Québec City, Québec, Canada, opened its doors to visitors today. At a cost of C$52 million, the revamped park now features 14 new attractions and North America’s first spokeless Ferris wheel. The whole family can […]