Author Archives: News Release

Knoebels makes final prep for “Joy Through the Grove” – a Christmas light experience

By | November 24, 2020

ELYSBURG, Pa. — Kozmo Klaus and the rest of the team at Knoebels are hard at work making final preparations for their newest season of fun. On November 27, Knoebels will launch their all-new Joy Through the Grove – A Christmas light experience. The drive through light display will be open nightly November 27 through […]

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2020 provides opportunity and change in leadership at Dollywood

By | November 24, 2020

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — After more than ten years of unprecedented growth at the helm of Dollywood, Craig Ross is moving back to Herschend Family Entertainment, Dollywood’s operating partner, to assume a new role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the newly formed Herschend Growth & Opportunity Group.   “Craig Ross is a fine man and […]

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ADG to open half a dozen Flowriders in 2020-2021

By | November 24, 2020

COHOES, N.Y. — Aquatic Development Group (ADG) is proud to announce six brand new FlowRider installation between 2020-2021 year. These installations are at popular waterparks, resorts and municipalities across the nation. These six installations, bring the total number of FlowRiders in the US to over 110 and over 200+ worldwide.   Three of these FlowRiders […]

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Buy with confidence this holiday season! Morey’s Piers offers deep discounts on summer fun

By | November 24, 2020

THE WILDWOODS, N.J. — Handcrafting family fun for over 50 years, Morey’s Piers, located on the boardwalk of the Wildwoods, NJ, is excited to welcome guests back to Mariner’s Pier for the unofficial start to summer on May 8th, 2021 with Surfside and Adventure piers scheduled to open at the end of May. For the […]

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Sally Dark Rides’ attraction receives global recognition for Outstanding Achievement

By | November 23, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Sally Dark Rides, a leading creator of family ride experiences around the globe, today announced its partner PortAventura World was awarded the prestigious Thea Award for Outstanding Achievement for dark ride Sesame Street: Street Mission. Named by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA), the Thea Award is an international symbol of excellence and […]

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ProSlide announces new patented water rides and Atlantis Aquaventure’s world record expansion

By | November 18, 2020

ProSlide Technology Inc. (“ProSlide”) – the industry leader in water ride design, technology, and manufacturing is proud to announce new design patent protection and a world-record expansion at Dubai’s Atlantis The Palm. Atlantis Aquaventure Phase 3 is the most ambitious water park expansion in the world bringing together an extraordinary vision and the newest water […]

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International Rides Management (IRM Rides) Video Meetings help family operators and create new business ideas and hopes for better days ahead

By | November 18, 2020

2020 shaped up to be a summer to remember. COVID-19 caused many parks, FEC’s, and ride manufacturers, to make changes to move forward.  IRM was no different, and went from selling mode, to listening mode with many of their clients. Throughout April, May and June IRM hosted and moderated a series of video meetings with […]

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AIMS Safety Seminar: You’ve got questions? We’ve got answers!

By | November 18, 2020

Moving the 2021 AIMS International Safety Seminar to virtual has created a learning curving for all of us. Thank you for your patience as we continue to plan for the best virtual safety seminar the attractions industry has to offer. Here are answers to the most frequently asked questions. Do I have to sit in […]

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Vietnam’s Minera Hot Springs Binh Chau goes 100% cashless with Semnox’s Parafait Park Management System and Speed POS

By | November 17, 2020

Minera Hot Springs Binh Chau, Vietnam has partnered with Semnox Solutions and Speed POS Vietnam to implement technology-driven solutions at their 13-hectare hot springs resort. This partnership has equipped the resort with advanced modern technology solutions for their day-to-day operations. The implementation involves an end-to-end solution with ticketing, automated access control, F&B counter, retail, and […]

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Fun Spot America receives Harris Rosen Philanthropic Award

By | November 17, 2020

ORLANDO — The International Drive Resort Area Chamber of Commerce launched the Harris Rosen Philanthropic Award in 2017 recognizing local businesses or person who demonstrate exceptional philanthropic work. Today, this annual award was given to Fun Spot America Theme Parks, as a result of their generosity through their Golden Rule Campaign.  The Golden Rule Campaign […]

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