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Want to keep up with the latest theme park news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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Sky Rocket logo
Thursday, December 10, 2009 20:45

Kennywood has officially named the new launched coaster that will open at the park in 2010 as Sky Rocket.

Thursday, December 10, 2009 18:13

Employees of the bankrupt Ghost Town in the Sky theme park are yet to be paid for the last two weeks of the 2009 season.

Wednesday, December 09, 2009 22:05

A new application for the iPhone and iPod Touch promises to give visitors to Disney's U.S. theme parks access to information on attractions and restaurants in the palm of their hand.

Shoot the Rapids render
Wednesday, December 09, 2009 21:30

Cedar Point has announced that adult admission prices will increase by $1 for the 2010 season.

Hogwarts Castle image
Tuesday, December 08, 2009 18:10

Universal has a released a new video of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the major new addition to Islands of Adventure that is set to open in Spring 2010.

Lines screenshot
Monday, December 07, 2009 18:00

Renowned guidebook authors have unveiled a new mobile web application which predicts wait times for attractions at Walt Disney World.

Disneyland Castle
Saturday, December 05, 2009 21:44

Disneyland is to close early on Monday, December 7 and Tuesday, December 8 due to its annual employee holiday parties.

Saturday, December 05, 2009 18:09

A new musical based on Pixar's Toy Story movies will open at Disney's California Adventure in 2011, replacing the park's existing Aladdin show.

Universal Studios Tour image
Friday, December 04, 2009 17:34

U.S. cable giant Comcast has agreed a $13.75 billion takeover of NBC Universal, which will give it control of the Universal theme park chain.

SeaWorld killer whale image
Friday, December 04, 2009 17:25

SeaWorld's theme parks in Orlando, San Diego and San Antonio are all now visible through Google Maps' Street View.

Thursday, December 03, 2009 18:08

Cedar Fair has announced that the Demon Drop tower ride will be moving to Dorney Park in 2010, and not Knott's Berry Farm as previously planned.

SeaWorld killer whale image
Thursday, December 03, 2009 17:30

The $2.7 billion takeover of the SeaWorld and Busch Gardens theme park chains by the Blackstone Group has been completed.


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