The National Roller Coaster Museum (NRCMA) has added a historic 1918 roller coaster car to its collection. The car is from the Rocky Springs Jack Rabbit coaster, which operated from 1918-1927 in Lancaster, Pa.[Read more…]
Hersheypark has announced its 15th roller coaster: the Candymonium, a hypercoaster with a lift height of 210 feet, max speed of 76 miles per hour, and track length of 4,636 feet.[Read more…]
Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, a new family thrill coaster at Universal’s Islands of Adventure, is coming June 13! We were recently invited to preview the attraction first-hand.[Read more…]
While Disney is proudly showcasing their construction efforts around the world, Universal Orlando has continued to be very quiet. This mystery is slowly unfolding though as leaks and construction shots are helping us piece it all together. This photo report, with shots provided by our contributor, @bioreconstruct on Twitter, oversees the current construction ongoing at the Wizarding World.
Many rumors have risen over this mysterious Harry Potter roller coaster at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Could it be the forbidden forest, or perhaps the courtyard of Hogwarts? And which way does it go anyway? We are here to check out the current progress, and speculate some more. This photo report, with shots provided by Jonathan Rodriguez/Sublime Image Photography, oversees the current construction going on at the Wizarding World.
Rumor and announcement season is in full swing in the theme park world, and haunt season is also well underway at many parks. Kings Island, near Cincinnati, Ohio, has seized the opportunity to start their own rumor mill, by revealing that a coaster would be closing for good this October, during their Halloween Haunt event.
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay announced today that a new triple-launch steel coaster and Florida’s tallest launch coaster, Tigris, is coming to the park in spring 2019.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the largest success Universal’s Islands of Adventure has had since the park first opened. Now, this mystical world is being expanded in a big way with the addition of a brand new, highly-themed roller coaster. This photo report, with shots provided by our contributor, @bioreconstruct on Twitter, oversees the current construction going on at the Wizarding World.