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Six Flags plans to open all of its amusement parks for 2021 season

Six Flags plans to open all of its amusement parks for 2021 season

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The company said it worked with epidemiologists to develop a reopening plan that "meets or exceeds federal, state, and local guidelines for sanitization, hygiene, and social distancing protocols."Six Flags will limit the number of people in its parks and guests will have to make reservations before their visits. Masks will be required for all workers and guests and they will also have to pass temperature checks, ... Read More

Coronavirus hurt theme parks, costing Disney $2.6 billion

Coronavirus hurt theme parks, costing Disney $2.6 billion

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** An employee cleans the grounds behind the closed gates of Disneyland Park on the first day of the closure of Disneyland and Disney California Adventure theme parks, in Anaheim, California, on March 14, 2020.DAVID MCNEW | AFP | Getty ImagesDisney took another financial hit during its fiscal first-quarter, as restrictions on attendance at ... Read More

How Six Flags parks plan to survive the coronavirus pandemic

How Six Flags parks plan to survive the coronavirus pandemic

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In early 2020, the Six Flags theme park chain found itself facing extinction for the second time in about decade, this time due to the coronavirus pandemic.But investors say a recent influx of needed cash and a renewed focus on its core business have given it a solid chance of survival, and perhaps some good years ahead. Often overshadowed by the massive and famous destination parks run ... Read More

Theme Parks in Compliance With COVID Measures

Theme Parks in Compliance With COVID Measures

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Orange County strike teams are visiting Central Florida theme parks to make sure they're following the county mask mandate and CDC-recommended coronavirus safety precautions. What You Need To Know COVID strike teams still visiting theme parks to monitor compliance Walt Disney World, Aquatica, SeaWorld, and Universal have been in-compliance Strike ... Read More

Disney Reports $2.4B COVID-19 Impact on Parks in 4th Quarter

Disney Reports $2.4B COVID-19 Impact on Parks in 4th Quarter

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** ORLANDO, Fla. — The Walt Disney Company on Thursday reported a 61% drop in revenue for its theme parks segment, which has been hit hardest by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. What You Need To Know Parks revenue down 61% to $2.6 billion in 4th quarter Disneyland Resort in California remains closed Disney World ... Read More

Disneyland still closed in California, dragging on Disney earnings

Disneyland still closed in California, dragging on Disney earnings

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** Brittany Losey takes a picture with her daughter Madison Losey, 7, outside the entrance to Disneyland at the Disneyland Resort is closed in Anaheim, CA, on Thursday, October 22, 2020.MediaNews Group/Orange County Register via Getty Images | MediaNews Group | Getty ImagesBefore the pandemic Michael Afram's transportation company was averaging 450 to ... Read More

Coronavirus hurt theme parks, costing Disney $2.4 billion

Coronavirus hurt theme parks, costing Disney $2.4 billion

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** Views of the Disneyland theme park, still closed due to COVID-19 on July 11, 2020 in Anaheim, California.AaronP/Bauer-Griffin | GC Images | Getty ImagesWhile the majority of Disney's theme parks were open during the company's fiscal fourth quarter, the continued closure of Disneyland in the U.S. resulted in a big financial hit.The ... Read More

SeaWorld furloughs 90% of employees amid coronavirus pandemic closures

SeaWorld furloughs 90% of employees amid coronavirus pandemic closures

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ORLANDO, Fla. – After closing its parks due to the coronavirus, SeaWorld Entertainment Co. announced Friday that it will furlough 90% of its workers without compensation.The workers will be temporarily furloughed without pay beginning April 1. Those employees will be eligible for unemployment benefits.SeaWorld officials did not say how long it expects parks to stay closed or when workers would be able to return.“The furlough period ... Read More

How to Make your Amusement park Business more Exciting!

How to Make your Amusement park Business more Exciting!

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by aka_zoe We all love to visit water amusement parks. But what if you own one? How do you renovate yourself every year to stay ahead in the competition? With every amusement park coming up with interesting games and activities you too need to do something so that the profit margin increases this year. One of the best ways to achieve the desired result is to ... Read More

The 5 Things I Learned About Business While Visiting 6 Flags Great America

The 5 Things I Learned About Business While Visiting 6 Flags Great America

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by Roller Coaster Philosophy My daughters Alex and Caroline were begging me to go to 6 Flags Great America in Chicago. It was the common theme, Mom we worked hard for these free tickets- take us please. Ok, I thought Sunday would be a great day to go and besides it wasn't too hot or anything like that.I was thinking this was a routine visit to ... Read More