Category: News

Big Bad Wolf to be retired

There is some sad news out of Williamsburg today from Busch Gardens: “WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (July 24, 2009) – After 25 years traveling at the speed of fright, The Big Bad Wolf will take its last trip through Busch Gardens’ Bavarian...

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Really Kennywood?

I got all excited when Kennywood told us they would be making a “big announcement” over the past weekend. I was gone over the weekend so I had actually forgotten about it until yesterday when I realized there was no...

Efteling adding dueling coasters!

We tend to not cover many international parks, but that’s one of the many changes coming to the new Coaster101! The big news out of the Netherlands: Efteling is expanding in a huge way in the coming years. Out of a slew of...

Odin’s Temple of the Tiger

I think one of the most amazing dynamics a themepark can have is animal interaction. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, located in Vallejo, California, continues the tradition of incredible animal attractions with the addition of Odin’s Temple of the Tiger. From...

Legoland… in Florida?

There have been a few “loud whispers” lately about the possibiltiy of a Legoland themepark in central Florida. According to this report, a spokesperson for the company confirmed to a local news station that they are strongly considering central Florida...

Happy Fourth of July!

I hope everyone has a great Fourth of July, even if you’re not American! Take this time to spend with your family and friends and maybe even shoot off a few fireworks!

Hong Kong Disneyland Grows!

Hong Kong Disneyland will soon be seeing a major expansion now that the government and Disney have worked out their issues. Here’s what they’re getting: Grizzly Trail Grizzly Gulch, Frontier Gold-Mining Town The path along Grizzly Trail offers high-spirited frontier...