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Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Returns in 2017

For me, the holiday season begins the day after Halloween. Fortunately for those of us who start celebrating early, Dollywood’s official holiday season kicks off this weekend, November 4, 2017, with the start of another Smoky Mountain Christmas event. Dollywood’s...

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National Roller Coaster Museum Planning Expansion

The National Roller Coaster Museum and Archives (NRCMA) is fundraising to double the size of its archive facility in Texas in honor of its late founding board member Mark Moore, who died last year. The expansion would also include a...

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LEGOLAND New York Officially Launched for 2020

Merlin Entertainments Chief Executive Officer Nick Varney officially announced today that LEGOLAND® New York is being built in Goshen, New York and will open in 2020. “We have spent a lot of time building relationships in the community, listening and responding...

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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...