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Dells amusement ride accident

      A 12-year-old girl was seriously injured following an amusement ride accident at one of the Chicago area’s favorite vacation destinations – the Wisconsin Dells. The Lake Delton Police department reports that just before noon today, the girl hit the cement when a net failed to break her …

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Mickey’s Soundsational Parade

Photo cred: Disney Parks Blog Next year, Mickey’s Soundsational Parade will replace the current parade, Celebrate! A Street Party! in the Disneyland park. The Disney Parks Blog made the announcement: “A new parade, Mickey’s Soundsational Parade, will stomp, cland and drum its way to Disneyland Park next year. Today, we’re …

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Survey Markers Pop Up Around Knott’s Berry Farm

Photo cred: westcoaster   A ton of survey markers have shown up all around the park. There is no news of what they are planning to develop, but it sure looks big. Only time will tell. It looks like it may be a huge roller coaster, right through the middle …

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Coaster Stock @ Carowinds

  The Theme Park Central staff spent Saturday, July 24, 2010, at the 2nd Annual Coaster Stock at Carowinds located outside of Charlotte, North Carolina. The day started with Morning ERT (After Burn, Flying Ace Aerial Chase, Lucy’s Crabby Cabbie, and Woodstock Gliders) a Boo Blasters on Boo Hill competition …

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Alice in Wonderland Closed Due to Safety Concerns

Photo cred: Matt Pasant Alice in Wonderland at Disneyland in California closed last Friday, July 17th due to safety concerns. Al Lutz from MiceAge has the scoop: “The rumors are true, and Alice in Wonderland has been shut down by Cal/OSHA. They finally called the park’s bluff of working with …

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Alice in Wonderland Closed

Photo cred: Matt Pasant Alice in Wonderland at Disneyland in California closed last Friday, July 17th due to safety concerns. Al Lutz from MiceAge has the scoop: “The rumors are true, and Alice in Wonderland has been shut down by Cal/OSHA. They finally called the park’s bluff of working with …

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Happy 55th Birthday Disneyland!

Photo cred: SDG-Pictures Happy 55th, Disneyland. On July 17th, we celebrate your history. This park is unlike no other. 55 years of being the first. 55 years of setting the standard. 55 years of being the best. Today, on July 17th, we recognize the one that started it all. Because …

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New B&M prototype for Gardaland

Gardaland is pleased to introduce a spectacular new attraction in 2011: X-Raptor – the most extreme roller coasters, the flight that defies limits Photo:http://sondaggi.gardaland.it Here are some specs Caught in a terrifying flying beast that has destroyed the land, we attempt a flight adrenaline of terror through forests and devastated …

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The Secrets of Disneyland

Photo cred: Express Monorail There’s more than meets the eye at Disneyland. It has a lot of history. The park is filled with hundreds of secrets that many people never even know about. Here’s a few. 1. Club 33 In New Orleans Square, if you walk by, all you’ll see …

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