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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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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.

SeaWorld killer whale image
Thursday, October 08, 2009 07:19

The long-rumored takeover of the SeaWorld and Busch Gardens theme park chains by the Blackstone Group has been confirmed.

Kuka RoboSim 4-D Simulator image
Thursday, October 08, 2009 07:15

Kuka Robotics has announced that its RoboSim 4-D Simulator ride system will be used for the upcoming Sum of All Thrills attraction at Epcot.

Disney's Magic Kingdom castle image
Wednesday, October 07, 2009 07:21

Disney has launched an updated version of its website dedicated to weddings and honeymoons at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.

Xcelerator launch image
Wednesday, October 07, 2009 07:14

The Xcelerator rollercoaster at Knott's Berry Farm is likely to remain out of action for several months following an accident last month.

Disneyland castle image
Monday, October 05, 2009 07:27

The Disney Gallery reopened at Disneyland on Friday, following its relocation to the Bank of Main Street building.

Disney's Magic Kingdom castle image
Monday, October 05, 2009 07:23

Walt Disney World has increased the daily parking price for cars at its theme parks from $12 to $14.


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