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Leading leisure attraction Inflata Nation to launch two new sites

Leading leisure attraction Inflata Nation to launch two new sites

Leading leisure attraction Inflata Nation is to launch two new sites this summer, as it continues to expand rapidly across Britain. The firm is said to have been the first to bring the concept of indoor inflatable theme parks to the UK when it opened an arena in Manchester in 2017. Since that initial offering, […]

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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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Deadline extended

Deadline extended

PLUS! Ceremony to take place at Le Méridien Etoile in the heart of Paris Due to popular demand,  the Park World Excellence Awards has extended its entry deadline to Friday 28 June, after which time the expert panel of judges will begin the difficult task of deciding which of this year’s applicants should be crowned […]

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Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s Arena manager celebrates 40 years

Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s Arena manager celebrates 40 years

General manager of the Pleasure Beach Arena and Globe Theatre, David Bailey has been with the company for 40 years. David took to the ice aged 9 and soon started playing in one of the Hockey squads, with his love of skating it was only natural that when a job came available within the Arena […]

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First-ever ‘Best Exhibit Awards’ presented at IAAPA Expo Asia 2019

First-ever ‘Best Exhibit Awards’ presented at IAAPA Expo Asia 2019

IAAPA, the global trade association for the attractions industry, presented the first annual Best Exhibit Awards at IAAPA Expo Asia 2019 (formerly Asian Attractions Expo) on 13 June 2019 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Shanghai, China. The awards honour and recognise outstanding booth presentations at IAAPA Expo Asia 2019. A panel of […]

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Record breaking numbers for IAAPA Expo Asia

Record breaking numbers for IAAPA Expo Asia

The connections, industry knowledge, and buying opportunities that only IAAPA can provide, all came together during IAAPA Expo Asia 2019 this week in Shanghai, China. IAAPA Expo Asia 2019 (formerly Asian Attractions Expo) featured the largest trade show floor in the Expo’s 21-year history as 429 companies from around the globe showcased innovative new products […]

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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 […]