Cedar Fair Entertainment Company parks officially announce 2017 plans

Announcement season is in full swing at many theme parks around the country. It is the time of year everyone anticipates as the summer comes to a close and students head back to school. The parks begin with teasing on social media and through many other sources as to what will debut the following season. Many parks recently announced their 2017 …

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Carowinds announces new County Fair section and Winterfest for 2017 season

Carowinds is gearing up for another successful season of thrills. The park is coming off the 2016 season with a successful debut of Carolina Harbor waterpark, the largest waterpark in the Carolinas’. The 2017 announcement began with teasers from Mayor Higginbotham campaigning for four more years in office. The moment everyone has been waiting for has finally arrived. The park …

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Cedar Point officially announces “Cedar Point Shores” waterpark expansion and other additions for 2017 season

Cedar Point, an amusement park in Sandusky, OH, has announced plans for the 2017 season. The park is coming off a wonderful 2016 season with the introduction of Valravn, the world’s tallest, fastest, and longest dive coaster. In 2017, the park is looking forward to another record breaking debut and expansion. The park is gearing up to debut Cedar Point …

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Six Flags looks forward to the debut of “Rage of the Gargoyles” Virtual Reality at select parks for Fright Fest

Six Flags is continuing to build on the success of virtual reality technology for many of their signature attractions. The VR experience was applied to many rides this past summer from Superman: The Ride at Six Flags New England, Superman: Ride Of Steel at Six Flags America, Superman: Krypton Coaster at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Ninja at Six Flags St. …

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Hershey Park officially announces “Hershey Triple Tower” a world’s first choose your thrill attraction

Hershey Park is located in Hershey, PA, just minutes outside of Harrisburg, PA. The park is well known for the smell of chocolate and was originally founded by Milton Hershey. The park was the setting for employees of the factory to enjoy themselves after work hours. As Hershey Park continues to grow into the future, the park looks forward to …

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Things to do around Virginia: A visit to the Luray Caverns

We all live in different areas of the U.S. and around the world. It is difficult to plan travel when so many other aspects of life come first. I have lived in Virginia a majority of my life and enjoy everything that is offered. I recently visited the Luray Caverns, a natural historical landmark, in Luray, VA. Luray is located roughly …

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Kings Island officially announces “Mystic Timbers” new coaster for 2017 season

“What’s lurking in the woods?” Kings Island has been hinting many clues for months about what is coming to the park for the 2017 season. Many speculated that a possible water ride would be built or a new roller coaster. On the evening of July 28, Kings Island officially announced a major capital investment to the park. Since the debut …

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North Carolina couple celebrates marriage on Fury 325 at Carowinds and Bands Brews & BBQ information released

Weddings are a big business for the local economy. Wedding vows exchanged on a ride at an amusement park is an even bigger boost to the many park guests that are there to witness the events unfold. For one lucky couple from Mount Airy, NC, those dreams became true. Fury 325, the world’s tallest and fastest giga coaster, was host …

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Six Flags parks look forward to celebrating America at July 4th Fest

Many parks throughout the country are gearing up for 4th of July celebrations. Six Flags parks are getting ready to celebrate America with July 4th fest presented by Coca-Cola. There will be many opportunities for park guests to enjoy exclusive ride time on many signature rides and enjoy the evening fireworks. Many events will take place July 2-July 4 . …

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Kings Dominion prepares to celebrate America during the first annual “Star Spangled Celebration”

Kings Dominion is getting ready to amaze guests with the biggest Independence Day celebration in the mid-atlantic. The park will be showcasing the first annual “Star-Spangled Celebration”. Star Spangled Celebration will bring park guests together as we celebrate our independence. There will be performances from local military bands during the day and dazzling firework shows each evening. The event will …

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