Theme parks turning aging coasters into new thrill rides

Theme parks turning aging coasters into new thrill rides

NewsAlex Westerman- May 21, 2015

Bigger, faster and more extreme are what count when it comes to roller coasters. So what's an amusement park to do with aging coasters when ... Read More

“Springfield” is Now Open at Universal Studios Hollywood,  in an Immersive New Themed Land Surrounding “The Simpsons Ride”

“Springfield” is Now Open at Universal Studios Hollywood, in an Immersive New Themed Land Surrounding “The Simpsons Ride”

Press ReleasesAlex Westerman- May 14, 2015

Universal City, California, May 13, 2015 – “Springfield,” hometown of America’s favorite family, The Simpsons, has officially opened at Universal Studios Hollywood, setting up residency ... Read More

Nintendo partners with Universal Parks & Resorts to create world’s first-ever theme park attractions based on Nintendo’s beloved games and characters

Nintendo partners with Universal Parks & Resorts to create world’s first-ever theme park attractions based on Nintendo’s beloved games and characters

Press ReleasesAlex Westerman- May 7, 2015

Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts today announced plans to bring the world of Nintendo to life at Universal theme parks – creating spectacular, dedicated ... Read More

North Lebanon governor orders all Tripoli amusement parks shut after fatal accident

North Lebanon governor orders all Tripoli amusement parks shut after fatal accident

ArticlesAlex Westerman- May 4, 2015

TRIPOLI, Lebanon: North Lebanon Governor Ramzi Nohra ordered the temporary closure of all amusement parks in Tripoli Monday, two days after an accident left one ... Read More

Universal Orlando theme parks drive strong performance for Comcast

Universal Orlando theme parks drive strong performance for Comcast

HotelsAlex Westerman- May 4, 2015

Universal Orlando drove impressive performance at parent Comcast Corp., the company reported Monday — and executives told investors to expect much more development of hotels ... Read More