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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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Monday, September 28, 2009 07:49

Alton Towers has removed the remains of the Skyride station that was destroyed by a fire earlier this year.

Six Flags Over Georgia entrance image
Monday, September 28, 2009 07:26

Six Flags Over Georgia was able to reopen this weekend despite large parts of the park having been underwater for much of the week.

Universal Halloween Horror Nights image
Monday, September 28, 2009 07:16

Theme parks around the world began Halloween events over the weekend, with special offers still available for guests looking for a spooky bargain.

Friday, September 25, 2009 07:49

Six Flags has announced planned to develop its first African theme park in Cross River State, Nigeria.

Universal Studios Singapore concept art
Thursday, September 24, 2009 19:04

Universal has unveiled further details of its Singapore park, including a dark ride themed around the popular Madagascar movies.

Cypress Gardens ride image
Thursday, September 24, 2009 07:55

The owners of Cypress Gardens in Florida have confirmed that the park has closed as they seek a new buyer for the property.

SeaWorld killer whale image
Thursday, September 24, 2009 07:31

The rumored sale of the SeaWorld and Busch Gardens theme parks to The Blackstone Group was unconfirmed on Wednesday, although a deal is still expected at some stage.

Six Flags Over Georgia entrance
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 07:45

Six Flags Over Georgia is set to open this weekend, despite large areas of the park being submerged under flood water following heavy rain.

SeaWorld killer whales
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 07:29

Busch Entertainment is rumored to be close to announcing the sale of its Busch Gardens and SeaWorld theme parks to The Blackstone Group.

Chang loop image
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 07:06

Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom has begun dismantling its Chang rollercoaster, which is set to be relocated to Six Flags Great America.

Xcelerator launch image
Monday, September 21, 2009 19:53

Two riders were injured on the Xcelerator rollercoaster at Knott's Berry Farm when a cable snapped and showered them with debris.

Toy Story Mania logo
Friday, September 18, 2009 18:29

Toy Story Midway Mania fans can now replicate part of the experience at home, following the release of a Nintendo Wii game based on the popular Disney attraction.


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