Six Flags Over Georgia announces new name for former Ninja roller coaster

Six Flags Over Georgia has a new name and experience for the former Ninja roller coaster. The park has officially announced that “Blue Hawk” will be the new name of the attraction which will reopen next month. More than 6,000 votes were casted in renaming the ride. Blue Hawk will drop riders down a 122 foot first drop at speeds …

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Carowinds officially debuts Carolina Harbor waterpark

Carowinds, a theme park in Charlotte, NC, has officially cut the ribbon to open up Carolina Harbor. The Carolina Harbor water park expansion will debut as the largest water park in the Carolinas. The new water park expansion will cover 27 acres of fun and there is something for every member of the family. Carolina Harbor debuts with new slide …

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Six Flags Fiesta Texas officially debuts three new attractions

Six Flags Fiesta Texas is a park located in San Antonio, TX. Six Flags announced back in September 2015 that the park will debut three new attractions in 2016. The attractions will be part of the Fiesta Bay Boardwalk section of the park. Fireball – a new 360 degree looping coaster attraction, Spinsanity – a classic Tilt-A-Whirl concept that will …

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Busch Gardens Tampa provides a first look at Cobra’s Curse on ride

Busch Gardens Tampa continues to prepare Cobra’s Curse for it’s official debut. The park has been putting all of the final touches on the ride to get it ready for summer time travel. Cobra’s Curse is one of the world’s first attractions of it’s kind that will spin riders 360 degrees through steel track. The main highlight of the ride …

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Universal Orlando Resort looks forward to the official opening of the new Incredible Hulk coaster

Universal Orlando Resort is located in Orlando, FL. It is one of the premier vacation destinations outside of Walt Disney World for many families and thrill seekers to enjoy innovative attractions and entertainment. Universal’s Island of Adventure announced in 2015 that The Incredible Hulk, one of the world’s most popular coasters, would close for future ride enhancements. The world would …

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Dollywood looks forward to the official opening of Lightning Rod

Dollywood, a theme park located in Pigeon Forge, TN, is gearing up to debut Lightning Rod, the world’s first launched and fastest wood coaster. The new roller coaster was scheduled to open in March 2016 but has been delayed due to the ride manufacturer wanting more time to commission the ride. The park has been hard at work along with …

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Cedar Point looks forward to debut of “Valravn” and 2016 season

Cedar Point, a park located in Sandusky, OH, has officially debuted Valravn to media organizations and coaster enthusiasts. The park held their media preview event on Wednesday, and the ride is opening to many positive reviews. Valravn is located on the main midway next to the new marina gate. The roller coaster blends very well with the midway as you …

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Six Flags Discovery Kingdom begins initial testing of “The Joker”

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is located in Vallejo, CA, just outside of San Francisco. The park is getting set to debut “The Joker” later this month. The new coaster had the last piece of track installed on April 27. The park and the ride manufacturer Rocky Mountain Construction began initial test runs recently. The test runs are to ensure that …

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Six Flags Great Adventure begins initial testing of “The Joker”

Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ, is testing one of the most anticipated roller coasters this year. “The Joker” 4-D free fly roller coaster began initial test runs this week. The park is looking forward to debuting this one-of-a-kind experience later this spring. The park announced the ride on Sept 3, 2015 originally as Total Mayhem. In January 2016, …

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Lake Compounce gets set to debut Phobia Phear Coaster

Lake Compounce is an amusement park located in Bristol, CT. The park is roughly 30 mins west of Hartford, CT, and is home to amazing attractions such as Boulder Dash. The park announced in 2015 that they would be constructing New England’s first triple launch coaster, Phobia Phear Coaster. This new coaster is themed to thrill riders of the many …

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