Archive For April, 2021

Dynamic’s 1st co-venture on schedule to kick-off summer

By | April 22, 2021

Dynamic Technology Group’s first co-venture grand opening is rapidly approaching to kick off the start of this summer in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee.  Dynamic and its partners that own ‘The Island in Pigeon Forge’ theme park are extremely proud of all the work completed by its team to bring this incredible attraction to life for […]

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New ¡Viva la Fiesta! Festival coming to Six Flags Over Texas

By | April 22, 2021

ARLINGTON, Texas — Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, announced a new festival, ¡Viva la Fiesta!, will debut this Saturday, April 24. Highlighting the vibrant Latin culture through food, live music, dance and other experiences, ¡Viva la Fiesta! runs weekends and select Fridays through May 16. “We’re continuing the celebration of our 60th anniversary season with yet another new festival for our guests to enjoy,” said […]

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GamePark Promenade repurposes open spaces for all types of venues

By | April 21, 2021

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — GamePark Promenade, a new entertainment option for hotels, resorts, retail centers, retirement centers, rooftops and other venues, is being introduced by  Adventure Golf and Sports (AGS). “This is a new multiple-use guest entertainment experience, about the size of a basketball court, that will provide relaxing entertainment options for all users,” says Scott Lundmark, AGS president. […]

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Gerstlauer to build one-of-a-kind, record-breaking roller coaster in the United States

By | April 21, 2021

STEVENSVILLE, Md. — Gerstlauer Amusement Rides, GmbH, a proud partner of Ride Entertainment, has signed an agreement to manufacture a new, record-breaking roller coaster for a yet-to-be named client in the United States. The attraction, which is scheduled to open in May of 2022 will be formally announced within the next few months. “Working with […]

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Betson announces promotion of Steve Lamoreaux to Regional Sales Director

By | April 21, 2021

Betson Enterprises is proud to announce the promotion of Steve Lamoreaux, Regional Sales Director, managing the Mountain States and Pacific Northwest regions. Lamoreaux who previously served as Regional Sales Manager follows Mike McWilliams who recently announced his retirement. “Steve has continued to progress with the company and I am confident he’ll step into this new […]

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Fun-N-Games manages reopening surge with Intercard technology

By | April 16, 2021

ST. LOUIS — When Gary Ellis, owner of Fun-n-Games Arcade in Moneta, Virginia, switched to an Intercard cashless technology system in October 2019, the immediate benefit of changing from coins to cashless was a big boost in revenue. “The first couple of months we saw as much as an 80% increase,” says Ellis, who reports a […]

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Kings Island Camp Cedar nears completion

By | April 16, 2021

MASON, Ohio —  As construction continues on the $27 million Kings Island Camp Cedar, Warren County is already seeing economic benefits. Through the hiring of subcontractors and suppliers locally and through Ohio, $12 million has been directly invested in the region.  Opening in June, the luxury outdoor resort will generate property tax for Deerfield Township and […]

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Area15 nominated for USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards for Best Immersive Art Experience

By | April 16, 2021

LAS VEGAS — Selected by a panel of experts, AREA15, the dynamic, new art, events and entertainment district located minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, has been nominated for Best Immersive Art Experience for the USA TODAY 2021 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards.  10Best Readers’ Choice Awards highlight the best of the best in contests covering […]

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Fun Spot America hires Carlos S. Salazar as regional director of food & beverage

By | April 16, 2021

ORLANDO – Fun Spot America Theme Parks is excited to announce Carlos S. Salazar as Regional Director of Food and Beverage. Salazar brings more than 33 years in the Amusement and Hospitality Food & Beverage industry. He began his career in 1988 at Palace Entertainment as a seasonal Food & Beverage Supervisor. From there he […]

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The shows will safely go on at Busch Gardens: award-winning “Turn It Up” ice skating show and new “Cirque Electric” show to open on Friday, May 28

By | April 16, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. — As Busch Gardens continues toprioritize the health and safety of its guests, ambassadors and animals in its care, soon guests will be able to enjoy indoor world-class entertainment beginning Friday, May 28. From “Turn It Up!”, the park’s award-winning ice-skating production to an all-NEW acrobatic show, “Cirque Electric,” modified operations in the park’s […]

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