Category: Construction

Attention to Detail on the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

The Disney Parks Blog recently shared some beautiful photos illustrating the intricate attention to detail on the Magic Kingdom’s under-construction Seven Dwarfs Mine Train coaster.  When the coaster debuts this spring, it will be the last attraction to open as part...

Silverwood Expanding Family Area in 2014

This spring, Silverwood will nearly double the size of its family area, adding three new family rides, with a fourth attraction planned for 2015. In total, the park is investing more than $1.2 million in the expansion. Silverwood describes the new...

Hurler at Carowinds Receiving Off-Season Repair

Great Coasters International (GCI) recently shared some interesting photos of the coaster company’s off-season work on Carowind’s Hurler wooden coaster. The coaster opened in 1994, along with its sister coaster of the same name and design at Kings Dominion. “The...

PHOTOS: Orlando Eye Construction

We drove by the construction site for the Orlando Eye on Universal Blvd, and snapped a few pictures. Looks like most of the Ferris Wheel Structure is in place, and work is still continuing. Click on the photos to enlarge...

Universal Orlando Reveals Diagon Alley Details

Harry Potter fans, rejoice. Universal Orlando today divulged exciting new details about The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley, which will open this summer at Universal Studios. Just like in the Potter books and films, guests will be able...

Six Flags over Texas Releases Boomtown Details

Six Flags Over Texas released new details today about Bugs Bunny Boomtown, the expansion of the park’s children’s area. When Boomtown opens, it will feature new and enhanced rides designed especially for the park’s younger guests. Watch an animation of...