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Universal Studios Florida to debut the Bourne Stuntacular

Universal Studios Florida to debut the Bourne Stuntacular

Universal Orlando Resort has revealed that The Bourne Stuntacular will debut at Universal Studios Florida in spring 2020. This cutting-edge live-action stunt show based on Universal Pictures’ Bourne film franchise will blur the lines between stage and cinema in a hybrid form of entertainment that has never been seen before. The Bourne Stuntacular will follow […]

Global Amusement and Theme Parks Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts Report 2019-2025 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Amusement and Theme Parks Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts Report 2019-2025 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

The “Amusement and Theme Parks – Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Amusement and Theme Parks market worldwide is projected to grow by US$21.4 Billion, driven by a compounded growth of 5.6%. Mechanical Rides, one of the segments analysed and sized in this study, displays the potential to […]

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Virtual reality goes to new depths…Underwater

Virtual reality goes to new depths…Underwater

Sub Sea Systems, a supplier of innovative products for the marine tourism industry, and San Francisco tech firm, Ballast Technology, have partnered to introduce DIVR+, the world’s first virtual reality snorkelling system with in-water sensory effects. Imagine snorkelling with whales, diving a mysterious shipwreck, exploring the International Space Station or skydiving with a squirrel suit. […]

Hersheypark unveils culinary and retail additions for 2020

Hersheypark unveils culinary and retail additions for 2020

Hersheypark amusement park, a 121-acre theme park with more than 70 rides, a water park and a zoo, today unwrapped the details of the new culinary and shopping experiences planned for the new Hershey’s Chocolatetown region at Hersheypark, where guests can play, eat, shop and gather starting in summer 2020. Inspired by the vision of […]

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The St. Louis Wheel, carousel and mini golf open at St. Louis Union Station

The St. Louis Wheel, carousel and mini golf open at St. Louis Union Station

The St. Louis Wheel has opened at St. Louis Union Station along with a new Carousel and Mini Golf course. The three attractions are part of a comprehensive re-development of the historic landmark that was once the busiest train station in the world. The giant observation wheel and carousel were provided by Chance Rides and […]

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Halloween at Theme park Toverland: more dark magic than ever

Halloween at Theme park Toverland: more dark magic than ever

Halloween started at theme park Toverland yesterday (12 October), with Halloween Days taking place during the entire autumn school holidays and Halloween Nights on eight evenings. These Halloween Nights are more spectacular than ever this year, with 100 scare actors, five scare zones, two haunted houses, a maze and a new walkthrough experience. A magical […]

FlowRider triple arrives

FlowRider triple arrives

The latest addition to the FlowRider family, FlowRider Triple is the largest FlowRider yet, wide enough to accommodate up to three guests at once eager for the fun and challenge of surfing. Riders of all ages can safely experience the thrill of both stand-up riding and bodyboarding no matter how far they are from the […]

Sidewinder Tube from Zebec

Sidewinder Tube from Zebec

At the recent WWA Symposium & Trade Show held at Walt Disney World, Zebec Water Sports displayed a new Sidewinder Tube. Made for two riders facing each other, the tube provides an individual compartment for each rider to keep riders in place. The tube also provides a high backrest for each rider and a covered […]

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Turtle shaped aquarium to open in Vietnam

Turtle shaped aquarium to open in Vietnam

Vietnam’s island resort destination of Phú Quốc will soon have another must-see offering when “The Sea Shell” makes its debut in early 2020. Developed by Vinpearl, the leisure division of Vietnam’s Vingroup real estate company as part of an all-new theme park development, The Sea Shell promises to be one of the most unique and […]

PortAventura World to become the home of Europe’s largest solar park

PortAventura World to become the home of Europe’s largest solar park

PortAventura World is installing a photovoltaic power plant covering 100,000 m2, which will comprise of 22,000 modules that will supply energy to the whole resort. The project will launch in spring 2020 and will be the largest self-consumption photovoltaic plant in a European resort. The plant, will be the equivalent of 14 football pitches and will have an installed capacity […]

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