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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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Disney's Magic Kingdom castle image
Monday, October 19, 2009 19:02

Walt Disney World has launched a new annual pass for Florida residents which allows access to the resort's theme parks on weekdays only.

Thursday, October 15, 2009 07:19

Disney, Universal and Busch Entertainment have all launched new websites dedicated to their theme parks.

Wednesday, October 14, 2009 18:49

Legoland Windsor has applied for planning permission for a new pirate-themed attraction, to form part of the Pirates Landing area that is opening in 2010.

Kuka RoboSim 4-D Simulator image
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 18:24

Walt Disney World's Epcot opened its latest attraction, robotic simulator The Sum of All Thrills, today.

Wednesday, October 14, 2009 13:38

The Dueling Dragons rollercoaster at Universal's Islands of Adventure has had its queue area altered as it prepares to undergo re-branding, but remains open.

iPhone image
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 07:49

Universal Studios Hollywood has released an application for the iPhone and Android-based smartphones designed to help guests at its Halloween Horror Nights event.

Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit image
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 07:34

A new iPhone application has been released that aims to help users find hidden songs on Universal Studios Orlando's Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit rollercoaster.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009 07:30

Tokyo DisneySea is to replace its BraviSEAmo show with a version of Fantasmic, the popular show from Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Monday, October 12, 2009 07:22

Universal Orlando has followed in Disney's footsteps and raised the daily parking price for cars at the resort from $12 to $14.

Six Flags New Orleans sign image
Monday, October 12, 2009 07:20

A settlement has been reached over the lease for the former Six Flags New Orleans site - paving the way for a $165 million Nickelodeon theme park to replace it.

Friday, October 09, 2009 07:55

Alton Towers has seemingly revealed the name of its new rollercoaster as Surrender in a new poster on the park's website.

Disney's Magic Kingdom castle image
Friday, October 09, 2009 07:14

Walt Disney World is testing a new seating system designed to improve crowd throughput at several of its Magic Kingdom counter service restaurants.


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