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Wendy's, Domino's, UPS Store and More Added to Walt Disney World's Flamingo Crossings

Imagined as a value-based companion to Disney Springs, this long-in-development project is finally beginning to really take shape!

Orlando's ICON Park Adding World’s Tallest Drop Tower and Slingshot in 2021

The ICON Park Drop Tower which has been confirmed to stand at 430 feet, and will lift 30 riders up at a time before reaching the top when it will then tilt forward 30 degrees and drop riders in a 400-foot free fall at speeds of over 75 mph. 

Photos: Harmonious Barge Installed at EPCOT's World Showcase Lagoon

Get a first look at one of the barges from Harmonious being placed in the World Showcase lagoon

Universal Adds New Dates and Times to Evenings-Only Upcharge Event

Guests have another opportunity to purchase tickets to this special event

Rumor - New S&S 4D Spin Coaster Track Parts and Supports Seen At Kings Dominion

Bamboo looking track supports and green track has been spotted in the park lot near to Dominator at Kings Dominion this week...

Big Debate - Should Universal Orlando Resort Bring Fantastic Beasts to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter?

This week we ask your opinion on a possible Fantastic Beasts expansion to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter...

Big Debate RESULTS - New Patented B&M Stand-Up Coaster Gets A Thumbs Up

Here are the results of our latest poll which asked whether you would ride the new patented B&M Stand-Up coaster...

Knott's Merry Farm Event On Hold Due To New Stay-At-Home Requirement in California

Due to the new Stay-at-home requirement in California, Knott's Berry Farm is forced to cancel their Taste of Merry Farm Christmas Event between December 11 - 26, 2020.

VelociCoaster Daytime Testing Begins At Universal's Islands Of Adventure

Daytime testing of VelociCoaster at Universal's Islands of Adventure begins this week...

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