Tagged: wisconsin

Bay Beach Amusement Park Plans for 2015 and 2016

Bay Beach Amusement Park continues to grow following the success of the Zippin Pippin. The Green Bay, Wis., amusement park announced today plans for three new rides and an expanded train that will run under Zippin Pippin’s structure: Coming in...

Zippin Pippin: Then and Now

My first ride on the Zippin Pippin was a blur. Only five years old, I was unknowingly coaxed onto the old wooden roller coaster at Libertyland in Memphis, Tennessee. I remember seeing the backs of the riders in front of me....

Help Bring the Zippin Pippin to Wisconsin

The rebuilding of the Zippin Pippin is up for $50k in the Pepsi Refresh project. Please vote for the project to receive the money here! “Bay Beach is the 9th oldest amusement park in the U.S.; operated by the City...

Zippin Pippin vertical construction begins

The Zippin Pippin is coming to life once again! The roller coaster is being “reincarnated” at Bay Beach in Wisconsin using all new materials, but keeping the original layout. Click here to see more construction pictures.

Zippin Pippin Construction Update

The Zippin Pippin Roller Coaster Construction blog is following the construction of the relocated ride very closely and has been making regular photo updates. For the last couple of weeks we’ve seen the foundation work for some of the straight...

Zippin Pippin construction begins

Work recently began on rebuilding the historic Zippin Pippin coaster at the Bay Beach Amusement Park in Green Bay, Wisconsin. This website has been set up in order to allow you to follow the construction of this ride. We’ll keep you...

Zippin Pippin to Wisconsin

Although there is still no official confirmation, the Zippin Pippin will likely be moving to Wisconsin. According to the Associated Press, “MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – If the mayor of Green Bay, Wis., gets his way, the old wooden roller coaster...

Zippin Pippin moving to Wisconsin?

I apologize for the influx of Libertyland posts as of late, but this article really caught my attention: “Green Bay will continue to negotiate with the owners of two wooden roller coasters in the hope of acquiring one for Bay...