Author Archives: News Release

Luxury hotel The Boulevard to open at Blackpool Pleasure Beach this summer

By | July 17, 2019

Blackpool has long been regarded as the entertainment capital of the north west, with millions of visitors flocking to the world-famous seaside town each year. At its heart lies the legendary Blackpool Pleasure Beach, where recently installed rides such as Red Arrows Skyforce and ICON, the nation’s first double launch rollercoaster, have seen it reinforce […]

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SeaWorld Orlando, San Antonio and San Diego launch First Responders Salute with half-off admission to parks

By | July 16, 2019

ORLANDO, Fla. — Now through July 31, SeaWorld Parks are proud to offer first responders and three of their guests half-price admission to its award-winning SeaWorld Orlando and San Diego parks as well as $25 tickets to SeaWorld San Antonio.  “We have always taken immense pride in honoring those who dedicate themselves to helping others,” said […]

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Award winning firms SP-I and Pixomondo form partnership to create immersive and interactive attractions in China

By | July 16, 2019

NEW YORK — New York Entertainment developers SP Immersive Entertainment (SP-I) and international visual effects company Pixomondo have formed a partnership to create experiential, interactive media attractions in China, the companies jointly announced today. The deal comes on the heels of the duo’s successful collaboration on the stunning Times Square, New York City attraction, National […]

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Zamperla SPA issues statement to the industry

By | July 16, 2019

Zamperla SPA officially informs that the terrible accident which has occurred at Kankaria Amusement park of Ahmedabad city, India, did not involve a Zamperla ride. India has a long standing problem which allows the use of inferior, unauthorized copies of rides made by either local companies or rides sourced from other countries, often with fatal […]

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Award-winning RWS Entertainment Group sparks partnership with Ilmex Illumination

By | July 11, 2019

NEW YORK, N.Y. — RWS Entertainment Group, an experiential company that creates award-winning activations through technology, performance, branded experiences and live events worldwide, has launched an ongoing partnership with the designer and manufacturer of spectacular light displays, ILMEX Illumination. Headquartered in Spain, ILMEX transforms ordinary locations into attractive destinations for events, holidays, festivals and more. […]

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Mobaro and the Danish Association of Amusement Parks (FFD) publish book for ride and attraction professionals

By | July 2, 2019

In connection with the release of the revised EN13814 standard, Danish software provider Mobaro and FFD have joined forces to inspire parks in working with the standard. From a general ambition to support ride engineers, operators, and technical managers as well as general managers, FFD and Mobaro have been collaborating since 2017 through seminars and […]

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Netflix hit TV show Stranger Things season 3 comes to Coney Island

By | July 2, 2019

World famous NYC Landmark Deno’s Wonder Wheel Amusement Park, the centerpiece of Coney Island welcomes Stranger Things with ten days of promotion, decoration and activations June 28th through July 7th. Starting June 28th, Stranger Things fans can head to Deno’s Wonder Wheel Amusement Park in Coney Island for a sneak peek of activations ahead of […]

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Sea turtles and sandhill crane returned home after SeaWorld care

By | July 2, 2019

ORLANDO, Fla. — The SeaWorld Orlando rescue team has had a busy June and their efforts are paying off!  On June 18, three juvenile green sea turtles were returned to their natural environment by the SeaWorld Orlando rescue team after months of treatment at SeaWorld Orlando. The three turtles were rescued in February and were found […]

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Wild Adventures offers free military admission

By | July 2, 2019

VALDOSTA, Ga. — Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Ga. is celebrating seven days of independence during its second annual Celebrate America Week, July 1 through July 7, with free military admission, patriotic fireworks displays and Uncle Kracker live in concert. “Celebrate America Week is another way in which we strive to show our appreciation […]

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Cedar Fair completes acquisition of two iconic Schlitterbahn water parks in Texas

By | July 2, 2019

SANDUSKY, Ohio — Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and immersive entertainment, announced today it has completed the acquisition of two iconic water parks and one resort in Texas – Schlitterbahn Waterpark and Resort New Braunfels and Schlitterbahn Waterpark Galveston – for a cash purchase price of […]

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