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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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Halloween Horror Nights image.
Friday, September 11, 2009 18:25

Universal Studios Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights team will be holding online question and answer sessions on Facebook on September 1, 18 and 23.

Sum of All Thrills concept art
Thursday, September 10, 2009 22:07

The Innoventions pavilion at Walt Disney World's Epcot is set to host its very first ride, with The Sum of All Thrills likely to open within weeks.

Planet Snoopy logo
Wednesday, September 09, 2009 21:02

Cedar Fair-owned parks Canada's Wonderland, Carowinds, Kings Dominion, California's Great America and Kings Island have all confirmed plans to replace existing Nickelodeon-themed areas with Planet Snoopy.

Wednesday, September 09, 2009 08:01

New rumors have emerged suggesting that Walt Disney Studios in Paris will open a dark ride based on Pixar's Ratatouille in 2012.

Tuesday, September 08, 2009 07:58

The Invertigo rollercoaster at California's Great America is being temporarily dismantled as part of an ongoing investigation into an incident that left riders stranded last month.

Tuesday, September 08, 2009 07:42

Drayton Manor is to celebrate its 60th anniversary with a special fireworks and laser display on October 31 and November 1.

Universal Halloween Horror Nights image
Monday, September 07, 2009 19:00

Theme parks around the world are gearing up for their Halloween celebrations - and there are big savings to be made for visitors who book in advance.

Monday, September 07, 2009 18:27

Riders will experience the Big Bad Wolf rollercoaster at Busch Gardens Williamsburg for the last time today, September 7.

Tomorrowland logo
Friday, September 04, 2009 18:56

Tomorrowland Transit Authority at Disney's Magic Kingdom will now reopen on September 12.

Fear Factor Live image
Thursday, September 03, 2009 19:05

The Fear Factor Live show at Universal Studios Orlando has closed down once again - with rumors suggesting that it may not return.

Image © 2009 Cedar Point
Thursday, September 03, 2009 18:31

Cedar Point has announced that $10.5 million water ride Shoot the Rapids will open at the Ohio-based park in 2010.

Thursday, September 03, 2009 07:12

Alton Towers has begun preparations for its annual Halloween Scarefest event, which will take place from October 17 - November 1.


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