Category: Amusement Parks

Highly Anticipated UK Theme Park Is Being Compared To Disneyland

Highly Anticipated UK Theme Park Is Being Compared To Disneyland

Amusement Parks

The long-talked-about theme park and resort outside London labeled the UK Disneyland appears to be finally moving forward. In the works since 2012, founders of the London Resort have hired the first three firms to work on the project, and anticipate construction starting early next year. The target date for opening is 2024. “To all the naysayers and doom-mongers, the London Resort is going ahead as ... Read More

Harry Potter 20th anniversary: Feeling the magic at Universal Studios theme parks – USA TODAY

Harry Potter 20th anniversary: Feeling the magic at Universal Studios theme parks – USA TODAY

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[News] Terror Tram and More Unveiled For Universal Studios Hollywood’s Halloween Horror Nights

[News] Terror Tram and More Unveiled For Universal Studios Hollywood’s Halloween Horror Nights

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Courtesy Halloween Horror Nights  Universal Studios Hollywood unearths its remaining “Halloween Horror Nights” line-up with the return of the legendary “Terror Tram,” featuring “The Ultimate Purge” and frightening maze “Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers,” along with ticket sales for R.I.P. Tour and multi-night visits. “Halloween Horror Nights” kicks off on Thursday, September 9 and runs select nights through Sunday, October 31. New ticket options, including the R.I.P. ... Read More

Unearthed Aerial Shots Showcases Now Torn Down and Extinct Universal Attraction

Unearthed Aerial Shots Showcases Now Torn Down and Extinct Universal Attraction

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Credit: Rob Bloom via Twitter Although Universal Orlando Resort has shown that they know how to innovate their theme parks, one thing that a specific theme park cannot do is create more space than it has. Credit: Universal With that being said, this means that when Universal Orlando Resort wants to change something or add a new land or attraction at either Universal Studios Florida or ... Read More

Creepy abandoned theme park designed by Disney sits empty

Creepy abandoned theme park designed by Disney sits empty

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A creepy theme park designed by Disney has been left to rot, with new pictures revealing the eerie wild-west rides consumed by forest.New pictures have revealed the creepy Wild West-themed attraction which was abandoned more than a decade ago – although it could reopen as soon as next year.Ghost Town in the Sky was originally built by former Disney designer Russell Pearson, and first opened in ... Read More

Inside creepy abandoned Wild West theme park designed by Disney maestro but left to rot a decade ago

Inside creepy abandoned Wild West theme park designed by Disney maestro but left to rot a decade ago

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NEW pictures have revealed the creepy Wild West-themed attraction which was abandoned more than a decade ago - although it could reopen as soon as next year. Ghost Town in the Sky was originally built by former Disney designer Russell Pearson, and first opened in 1961. 7A theme park in the US has been abandoned for years, resulting in some rather creepy imagesCredit: Mediadrumimages / Abandoned ... Read More

Theme Park Christmas Events 2021

Theme Park Christmas Events 2021

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Halloween’s over, and America’s theme parks are about to switch gears to another holiday season. Get ready for Christmas cheer popping up all over Disney, Universal, and elsewhere, making your trip to the theme park even more special than usual. Here’s what you can expect from some of the biggest parks in the biz. First up, Disney’s holiday makeover will be completed by Nov. 12, at ... Read More

Dollywood releases plans for 2022 season ticket-holders

Dollywood releases plans for 2022 season ticket-holders

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Even with plenty of fun still to go during Dollywood’s 2021 season, the Pigeon Forge theme park plans for an even bigger 2022.The park recently announced a new season pass structure featuring several new pass types—Silver, Gold and Diamond. The passes were created to allow more options for visitors to tailor their experience.The Dollywood Silver Season Pass starts at $139 and offers ... Read More

This Thanksgiving, The Great Escape is offering to handle the cooking

This Thanksgiving, The Great Escape is offering to handle the cooking

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LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Want a Thanksgiving dinner, but aren’t able to do all the cooking? There are plenty of options out there for takeout this holiday season; some of which might not be what you expect. Gaming meets giving at Albany Med charity hosted by Habitat for Humanity this weekend Six Flags Great Escape Lodge is throwing their hat into the turkey-and-stuffing ring this ... Read More

Site plans approved for new attraction at Dollywood

Site plans approved for new attraction at Dollywood

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PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Pigeon Forge Planning Commission has approved a 20 acre site plan for what’s being called a family attraction at Dollywood.Family Attraction at Dollywood(Kyle Grainger, WVLT)Dolly Parton told WVLT’s Kyle Grainger in a recent interview that nothing has been announced, but they are working on some secrets for the future.“We’ll make some announcement a little later on, we don’t want to spill ... Read More