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Trip Report: Six Flags over Georgia

Coaster101 recently returned from a trip to Six Flags over Georgia, one of the original Six Flags parks. The park features Goliath, Batman: The Ride, A good sign that we didn’t get too lost on our 10 hour overnight drive....


Disney purchases Marvel… for 4 billion.

Here’s a huge announcement that was made today: Disney will purchase Marvel (Spiderman, Hulk, etc.) for 4 billion dollars. How will this affect the parks? NEW YORK — Iron Man, Captain America and Thor may be nearly invincible, but they...


The Flying Wallenda

Saturday, August 15th, 2009, Nik Wallenda attempted his highest career walk. The 5/8 inch tight rope was suspended 262 feet in the air at Kings Island.


Dollywood’s next coaster…

I’m usually not one to listen to the “dippin dots guy” but in this case I believe it might be a little more believable. During my last visit to Dollywood, I had a nice conversation with one of the train...


Kings Island Video

Check out Coaster101’s video of our recent trip to Kings Island. The video features Diamondback, Nick Wallenda, The Beast, and more! Be sure to check out NTW Productions!


Sesame Street coming to Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens recently announced a revamp of their Land of Dragons area into Sesame Street Safari which will include a family coaster! This is a great move for the park because I’ve always felt the Land of Dragons area to...


Coasting for Kids a Success

The Coasting for Kids event at Cedar Point was a huge success, and I have a million things to recount about the day. I’ve heard that they continue to get donations, and now we’re over $8000! Considering the short notice...


Planet Snoopy takes over the world.

In the past week or so we have seen three parks announce Planet Snoopy additions: Canada’s Wonderland, Kings Dominion, and California’s Great America. In all three of these cases, these “Snoopy Planets” will be replacing either Nickelodeon areas, Hanna-Barbera areas...