Category: News

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...

Coaster101 Photo Contest

Hello everybody! It is once again that time of year for our annual photo contest! It’s hard to believe it’s almost been a year since our last one. This year the rules are basically the same except only one entry...

Welcome to the new Coaster101

Welcome to Coaster101 Très. Hello and welcome to Coaster101 Très. That’s Coaster101 3, Coaster101 3.0, the third, etc. Why did we decide to call this new Coaster101… Très? While we’re not changing the site’s language, we are changing how the...

Beech Bend and Michael Jackson?

Beech Bend Park was very excited when the Sea Dragon was purchased from Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch in Santa Barbara, California. While Michael’s life was controversial at times, his contribution to the music world is legendary.

Kings Dominion is getting a Giga?

This one’s really surprised me. It seems as if Kings Dominion will be receiving an Intamin Giga coaster next year. This will be interesting to watch develop over the next few months.

Coaster101 turns 4 today

It’s hard to believe that Coaster101.com has been online since June 15th, 2005. Four years ago, I saw a link to a Freewebs website… at that moment I realized how simple it was to create a website – something I...

Six Flags files for Bankruptcy

Six Flags, the theme park operator, filed for bankruptcy early Saturday in Delaware after failing to reach an agreement with lenders to reorganize its debt. Six Flags is the latest company to prove unable to cope with its debt load...

Dollywood announces Mystery Mine

Dollywood’s new ride for the 2007 season is a mystery no more with the theme park’s announcement of the $17.5 million Mystery Mine steel roller coaster. Marking the largest capital investment in the company’s history, Mystery Mine brings a one-acre...