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Ranking The Scares of SCarowinds 2017

This weekend, I visited SCarowinds for the third consecutive year. Now in its 18th year, Carowinds‘ annual Halloween Haunt event has grown from a modest two haunted mazes and 60 monsters to a terrifying six mazes and six scare zones,...

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10 Best LEGO Sets for Amusement Park Fans

If you love roller coasters and amusement parks, then these are the top ten best LEGO sets for you! Two out of the ten are not actually made by LEGO but are compatible with them. You’ll see a few of...

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Previewing Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Fall may be my favorite theme park season. Smaller crowds, shorter waits, but probably my favorite thing about visiting a theme park in the fall is Halloween events. Recently, we had the opportunity to visit Busch Gardens Williamsburg, and preview...

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Cedar Fair Announces Planned Leadership Succession

Today, Cedar Fair Entertainment Company announced that Richard Zimmerman, its president and chief operating officer, will succeed Matt Ouimet as chief executive officer effective January 1, 2018.  On the same date, Ouimet will take the newly created role of executive chairman of the board...

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Behind the Scenes of Demon: Re-Ignited

One of the most exciting additions to this year’s Halloween Haunt at California’s Great America is the restoration of special effects to their classic Arrow looping coaster, Demon. Back in the day Demon included lighting, sound effects, and water features...

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Ranking the Coasters At Oktoberfest 2017

Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany is best known for being the worlds largest beer festival. But there’s a lot more to do there than just drink beer and eat pork (although those are both good). Oktoberfest is kind of like an...

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Toverland Planning Fenix Wing Coaster for 2018

Toverland in the Netherlands announced this week major plans for its 2018 season including a wing coaster, large boat ride, a new area and more. The theme park’s 2018 additions center around a new area of the park, Avalon. The...