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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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Thursday, July 16, 2009 07:29

Space Mountain at Disneyland will be converted to a "spooky" halloween theme as part of a host of special activities at Disney's California parks.

Tuesday, July 14, 2009 07:38

The Kingda Ka rollercoaster at Six Flags Great Adventure is currently out of action as it undergoes repair.

Dueling Dragons. Image © 2009 Universal Orlando Resort. All Rights Reserved
Monday, July 13, 2009 07:45

The Dueling Dragons rollercoasters at Universal's Islands of Adventure could be set to close in late August in order to be updated to a new Harry Potter theme.

Friday, July 10, 2009 07:56

The famous wooden Roller Coaster attraction at Blackpool Pleasure Beach has seemingly been permanently closed by the park.

Thursday, July 09, 2009 07:22

The Texas Giant has reopened at Six Flags over Texas, as the cause of the ride's closure was claimed to be a partial derailment of the ride's train.

Rockit logo. Image © 2009 Universal Orlando Resort. All Rights Reserved
Tuesday, July 07, 2009 07:43

The first human passengers have experienced a test run of Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit at Universal Studios Orlando, as the park revealed the ride's soundtrack.

Rockit logo. Image © 2009 Universal Orlando Resort. All Rights Reserved
Friday, July 03, 2009 18:31

A Universal Studios Orlando insider has revealed that the Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit rollercoaster could begin a "soft opening" phase this weekend.

Dueling Dragons image.Image © 2009 Universal Orlando Resort. All Rights Reserved
Thursday, July 02, 2009 07:43

The Dueling Dragons rollercoaster at Universal's Islands of Adventure was temporarily closed after an employee was injured by the ride.

Wednesday, July 01, 2009 07:17

The Texas Giant at Six Flags Over Texas is currently out of action after a ride operator noticed a fault.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 07:49

Disney will open the latest version of its Hall of Presidents attraction at the Magic Kingdom on July 1.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 07:37

Guests can now dress up as buccaneers at the Magic Kingdom, following the opening of Disney's new Pirates League attraction.

SheiKra image. Image © 2009 Busch Gardens
Monday, June 29, 2009 07:32

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is set to open a new area themed around popular children's TV show Sesame Street.


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