Legoland Windsor recreates Glastonbury

Legoland Windsor recreates Glastonbury

Ahead of the main event kicking off this Wednesday, the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort has today unveiled its LEGO recreation of Glastonbury Festival in its world famous Miniland attraction – complete with LEGO figures of this year’s 2019 headline acts; Stormzy, The Killers and The Cure. The Resort’s talented Model Making team have created 10cm high […]

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The three founding moments that made Alterface

The three founding moments that made Alterface

CEO and founder,Benoit Cornet reveals all….  

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A place where age is left at the gate

A place where age is left at the gate

One of the oldest surviving amusement parks in the UK, Dreamland gives visitors of all ages the chance to experience stunning vintage rides, pop-up entertainment, art installations and eclectic street food, and boasts a year round programme of live music and events. Having grown up spending her summers there, Park world editor, Becci Knowles recently […]

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The future is Erratic!

The future is Erratic!

Park World took a trip to Walibi Belgium to try out Popcorn Revenge, the world’s first non-linear, mixed media Erratic Ride, featuring proprietary popcorn characters. Developed by Alterface, the story is that the popcorn pieces are tired of being eaten by cinema guests, so they revolt and get out of control. They pop out of […]

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Harry Potter stars attend opening of Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure

Harry Potter stars attend opening of Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure

Last night, Harry Potter film stars Rupert Grint, Tom Felton, Evanna Lynch, Warwick Davis, James Phelps and Oliver Phelps brought a little magic to Universal Orlando Resort for the opening celebration of Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, debuting to guests on June 13. The beloved Harry Potter film stars reunited and led special guests in a spellbinding […]

Jialong Parks signs Letter of Intent for up to 9 rides from Dynamic Attractions

Jialong Parks signs Letter of Intent for up to 9 rides from Dynamic Attractions

Jialong Parks has signed a Letter of Intent for Dynamic Attractions to provide up to nine key ride systems to some of China’s newest theme parks. The formal signing ceremony occurred yesterday in Shanghai at the annual expo held by the International Attractions and Amusement Park Association. “Jialong Parks’ vision for guest entertainment is fresh […]

New resort concept featuring the Wavegarden Cove planned for Garopaba, Brazil

New resort concept featuring the Wavegarden Cove planned for Garopaba, Brazil

Giesta Enterprises has announced a new resort concept in Garopaba called Surfland Brasil, which will feature a Wavegarden Cove at the core of the development. The destination being created by the real estate developer has “condominium fractions” now on sale. “Surfland Brasil is a resort, a condominium, a hotel, a surf park… and much more,” said André Giesta, a partner at Surfland Brasil and founder of Giesta […]

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Fear to the Max at Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Fear to the Max at Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Following last year’s immensely popular event, the ‘80s will return with a vengeance to Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights. All-new horrifying experiences inspired by some of the biggest frights of the era will invade the world’s premier Halloween event – offering no escape from the decade that just won’t die. Guests will face 10 elaborately […]

Fernando Eiroa – new CircusTrix CEO

Fernando Eiroa – new CircusTrix CEO

CircusTrix, a developer, operator, and franchisor of indoor active recreation centres, has appointed Fernando Eiroa as chief executive officer. As CircusTrix’s new CEO, Eiroa will lead a company that has experienced rapid growth since its founding in 2011, including adding approximately 50 new locations in 2018. CircusTrix now has a network of more than 260 […]

Marineland of Canada season launches new family-friendly features

Marineland of Canada season launches new family-friendly features

Marineland of Canada, Niagara Falls, Ontario, has launched a multi-stop ‘Marineland Express,’ an in-park tram system that will carry passengers through the park, making it easier for families to see all that Marineland has to offer.  From True American Classics, the Bear, Bison, and Elk Express trains will each carry families from the park’s new […]