Ghostbusters Arrives at Six Flags Mexico

Businessman Lynton Harris and Sudden Impact! Entertainment have created the world’s first live interactive Ghostbusters attraction, under license from Sony Pictures Consumer Products. The company inked a three-year deal with Sony Pictures Consumer Products for the attraction, which will live at Six Flags Mexico, alongside a series of other movie-inspired …

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First Look: ‘Frozen Ever After’ at Epcot

The story of “Frozen” has swept the hearts of people around the world, and we have been busy bringing it to life in our parks — from royal greetings with Anna and Elsa to sing-alongs to special screenings of the animated short “Frozen Fever.” We first told you about our …

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17-Year Old Has to Have Leg Amputated After "Smiler" Accident

Leah Washington was on the front row of the Smiler ride, which crashed into an empty carriage in front of it. Three others who were also in the front row sustained serious leg injuries, while a fifth person is being treated for internal injuries. The theme park reopened on Monday …

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Elitch Gardens Sold to Investor Group

Denver’s popular theme and water park Elitch Gardens has been sold to an investor group involving Kroenke Sports and Entertainment, which is planning millions in upgrades for the Denver theme park. A Denver-based investor group announced Friday that it has purchased Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park from CNL Lifestyle …

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Merlin Entertainment Closes Four Rides in Two UK Parks

Saw at Thorpe Park, The Smiler at Alton Towers, and Dragon’s Fury and Rattlesnake at Chessington World of Adventures have all been closed Wikipedia/PAClosed: The four rides have been closed for the foreseeable future Merlin Entertainment has closed FOUR rides at three of its theme parks following the horrific accident …

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Busch Gardens Tampa – Announces Cobra’s Curse

  Busch Gardens® Tampa puts a spin on family thrills in 2016 with a brand new family thrill ride – Cobra’s Curse. This spin coaster is the only one of its kind in the world, featuring a vertical lift and taking riders on a whirlwind adventure of exciting explorations. Located …

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Four Seriously Hurt on Smiler at Alton Towers

According to the West Midlands Ambulance Service, there were 16 people riding in one carriage on the attraction when the crash happened just after 2pm. It is believed the passengers crashed into a stationary carriage which was empty at the time. Danny Simm, who was at the theme park when …

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Skyplex Developer Takes ‘Polercoaster’ to Atlantic City

A South Florida developer who plans to build a new entertainment and retail complex on International Drive might be taking part of that design to Atlantic City. Joshua Wallack, managing principal for the Skyplex Orlando complex, said he hopes to build a roller coaster similar to one proposed for I-Drive …

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Hocus Pocus Returns at Disney's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Summer may just be getting started, but I’m already looking forward to fall and the return of my favorite event at Magic Kingdom Park, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. And this year’s party will be extra fun with the introduction of an all-new show on the Castle Forecourt Stage. In “Hocus …

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