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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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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 […]

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 […]

Schlitterbahn announces 40th anniversary celebration

Schlitterbahn announces 40th anniversary celebration

Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts is celebrating 40 years of delivering water-themed fun with a big anniversary celebration on the first day of summer, June 21st. On that day, there will be a little something extra for everyone at Schlitterbahn’s New Braunfels, Texas, location. For over 40 years, Schlitterbahn has invented everything from the uphill water […]

Futuristic Thrill Ride now open at Six Flags New England

Futuristic Thrill Ride now open at Six Flags New England

Six Flags New England, Agawam, Massachusetts, has opened its newest thrill ride, Cyborg Hyper Drive. A Chance Rides’ Free Style, this hi-tech attraction, inspired by the iconic DC Super Hero Cyborg, offers a dynamic ride experience, futuristic lighting, and sound effects. “Innovation is part of the Six Flags DNA and Cyborg Hyper Drive reinforces our […]

Luminosa Festival of Lights coming to Jungle Island

Luminosa Festival of Lights coming to Jungle Island

Jungle Island, Miami, Florida’s popular eco-adventure attraction, reinvents an ancient Buddhist tradition with a Magic City twist through the debut of Luminosa! Festival of Lights. In partnership with Zigong Lantern Group and China Lantern International, which is the #1 industry leader in Chinese Lantern Festivals worldwide, the park will invite visitors from around the globe […]

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Kennywood’s 121st season begins with historical dedication

Kennywood’s 121st season begins with historical dedication

When Kennywood, West Mifflin, Pennsylvana, opened for its 121st season by paying homage to the builder of the park’s first roller coasters. Before the gates opened, Kennywood, along with the Senator John Heinz History Center, American Coaster Enthusiasts (ACE), and the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC), dedicated a new PHMC marker recognising Frederick Ingersoll […]

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