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“Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle” debuts at Universal Orlando Resort

“Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle” debuts at Universal Orlando Resort

The all-new light projection experience, “Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle,” makes its highly-anticipated debut at Universal Orlando Resort September 14. It uses state-of-the-art projection mapping, special effects and lighting to bring a new dimension of magic to life on the majestic Hogwarts castle. And, for the first time at Universal Orlando, guests will be able […]

Rainbow Productions to showcase new services at IAAPA Expo Europe

Rainbow Productions to showcase new services at IAAPA Expo Europe

Returning to IAAPA Expo Europe 2019 for the 16th consecutive year, UK costume character and mascot specialist Rainbow Productions will be highlighting a new manufacturing service available to the European attractions industry. Due to the increased demand for puppets, rather than costume characters, Rainbow Productions has developed innovative designs, with and without technological requirements, and […]

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Park World Excellence Awards: Seats filling up fast

Park World Excellence Awards: Seats filling up fast

Spaces are filling up fast for the Park World Excellence Awards, taking place on Wednesday 18 September 2019 at Le Méridien Etoile Paris. Datateam Business Media in association with Park World magazine launched these awards in 2018 to celebrate premier operators, suppliers, manufacturers and entertainment specialists and define industry excellence across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. […]

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Harnessing the growth in the UK staycation

Harnessing the growth in the UK staycation

The first holiday and leisure park development forum will take place in October bringing the holiday and leisure park sector together to share in best practice with an inspiring seminar programme, the opportunity to network with fellow professionals, and explore some of the latest and most innovative products and services. The forum will be held […]

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World’s first escape room on a jet plane flies into London

World’s first escape room on a jet plane flies into London

The Riddle Within – an Escape Rooms team with years of experience staging immersive events has teamed up with one of London’s largest clubs Studio 338, and the crew behind Brighton’s successful Bewilder Box, to create two experiences which it claims are set to take the escape room industry to the next level. As well […]

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FlyOver Iceland Launches in Reykjavik

FlyOver Iceland Launches in Reykjavik

FlyOver Iceland, the highly anticipated flight ride experience by Pursuit, opened its doors to the public providing guests with an exhilarating flight simulation over some of the country’s most iconic natural wonders, hard to reach locations and picturesque scenery. The attraction is the first flight ride experience in Iceland with its location situated along the […]

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Sky Sled soars at Six Flags

Sky Sled soars at Six Flags

The new Skycoaster Sky Sled debuted at Six Flags in the spring, opening at four key properties including Six Flags Magic Mountain, Six Flags over Texas, Six Flags Great Adventure, and Six Flags Mexico. “Last year, Six Flags had told us they wanted to be the first theme park to premiere the new Sky Sled,” […]

Monstrous new nightmares emerge for the 47th Season of Knott’s Scary Farm

Monstrous new nightmares emerge for the 47th Season of Knott’s Scary Farm

Knott’s Scary Farm, Buena Park, California, is the largest and most haunting Halloween experience in Southern California, delivering scares and innovative thrills since 1973 and continues to make the most twisted delusions come to life. Knott’s Scary Farm has all the ingredients of a truly terrifying nightmare, but unlike most dreams, Knott’s Scary Farm is […]

Fantasy Island adds two rides

Fantasy Island adds two rides

Fantasy Island Amusement Park, Beach Haven, New Jersey, has opened its newest ride, Lighthouse Launch, featuring an 80-foot drop from a sky tower that resembles Long Beach Island’s historic Barnegat Lighthouse. Fantasy Island guests chose the ride’s name with a vote on social media. “We are proud to give guests the chance to experience ‘Old […]

Michigan’s Adventure introduces new “Camp Snoopy” area

Michigan’s Adventure introduces new “Camp Snoopy” area

Michigan’s Adventure, Muskegon, Michigan, will debut its new Peanuts themed kids’ area, Camp Snoopy, for Spring of 2020.  Camp Snoopy will feature five family rides, including a family-friendly roller coaster and beautiful natural landscaping with plenty of shaded seating and pathways that offer something to explore around every corner. For 2020, Camp Snoopy adds five […]