Blackpool Pleasure Beach has released the first testing footage of Icon, the new Mack-built rollercoaster opening at the British amusement park this spring. [Read more…]
Guests will finally get to take a spin on a steampunk-inspired roller coaster when Silver Dollar City opens for the 2018 season on March 14 with the debut of Time Traveler, billed as the world’s fastest, steepest and tallest complete-circuit spinning roller coaster. [Read more…]
Hold onto your absinthe, because the famous Moulin Rouge dance hall in Paris is partnering with Germany’s Europa-Park to turn the iconic Eurosat ride into the new CanCan Coaster. [Read more…]
The world’s largest gathering of amusement park and attractions professionals takes place in Orlando next week when the 2017 IAAPA Attractions Expo returns to the Orange County Convention Center on Nov. 13-17. [Read more…]
This is shaping up to be a momentous month for Central Florida theme parks, because in addition to the new attractions in Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa has just announced that their Cobra’s Curse opening day will be held on Friday, June 17. [Read more…]
Column by Andy Guinigundo
Manta opened in SeaWorld Orlando on May 22, 2009. The flying-style roller coaster has been thrilling guests ever since. A flying coaster suspends guests with restraints with the ride vehicle overhead – headfirst, face down. Manta is SeaWorld Orlando’s fourth coaster.
SeaWorld San Diego has been lacking in the thrill ride department. [Read more…]