Author Archives: News Release

Intercard and Pinnacle Entertainment Group team up to serve FECs world-wide

By | May 15, 2019

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Intercard and Pinnacle Entertainment Group have teamed up to serve the arcade and FEC market by providing each other’s clients with the best in cashless technology and arcade consulting services. Both companies are well-known in the industry, have customers around the globe and even share a connection to the city of […]

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Efteling launches new 3D film in collaboration with multi award-winning UK studio Aardman

By | May 14, 2019

Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the South of Holland – has announced that 4D theatre attraction PandaDroom will re-open with a new restaurant, a new 3D film and a new name; Fabula. PandaDroom was first opened in 2002 in collaboration with the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF NL), to celebrate Efteling’s 50th anniversary, showing a film […]

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Often imitated, but never duplicated … Registration is open for the networking event of the year!

By | May 13, 2019

The 2019 Golden Ticket Awards is the most entertaining way to see behind the scenes of several aspects of the amusement industry and to recognize the Best of the Best! Connect with insiders and colleagues while gathering new insights and perspectives. The Golden Ticket Awards registration is open only to industry professionals. A weekend awaits of incomparable […]

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Wiegand.maelzer GmbH becomes wiegand.waterrides GmbH

By | May 13, 2019

After over 12 years of successful, international and cooperative development of wiegand.maelzer GmbH, Mr. Rainer Maelzer has decided to leave the company by the end of May 2019.  With his extensive experience and professionalism, Rainer Maelzer succeeded in expanding the market position of wiegand.maelzer from a European manufacturer of waterslides to a global player. He […]

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Dollywood officially opens largest expansion in park history

By | May 13, 2019

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — Dollywood again solidified its place among the nation’s premier family destinations as Dolly Parton today officially opened Wildwood Grove, the largest expansion in park history. Parton opened the fascinating new land to visitors ready to enjoy its 11 thrilling new experiences. During an early morning media event, Parton shared the inspiration […]

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HB 233 to be considered by full Texas House

By | May 2, 2019

HB 233 by Rep. Matt Krause will be heard on the House floor this week, and this vote will be crucial for the establishment of a uniform and predictable school start date in Texas. We need your help to make sure this legislation passes! Call your state representative and let them know that you support […]

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Looping Group digitizes safety and maintenance operations in all its parks

By | May 2, 2019

Mobaro and Looping Group team up in a joint effort to digitally empower park staff to optimize operations and create more fun in full comfort and safety for park visitors and employees alike.  According to Charles Bennet, COO of Looping Group, a key goal in Looping Groups decision of going digital, is to empower employees […]

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Hydro Adventures launches safe swimmer promise for National Water Safety Month

By | May 2, 2019

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. —Poplar Putters Mini Golf and Tailpipe Alley Go-Karts at Hydro Adventures open this weekend for the 2019 season, and as Hydro Adventures is preparing the waterpark to open on May 18, General Manager Barrett Byers announces the launch of the Safe Swimmer Promise and shares six water safety tips in conjunction with […]

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Military and first responders get free admission to Schlitterbahn during American Heroes week

By | May 2, 2019

TEXAS — As a thank you to military and first responders, all Schlitterbahn Waterparks are holding the fourth annual American Heroes Week with FREE admission to the New Braunfels, Galveston, South Padre Island, and Corpus Christi parks. American Heroes Week kicks off on Memorial Day and runs from May 27 through June 2, 2019. Members of […]

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Announcing new “Bluegrass Nights” at Silver Dollar City’s Bluegrass & BBQ Festival

By | May 2, 2019

BRANSON, Mo. — One of the world’s top bluegrass events, the Bluegrass & BBQ Festival, announces its biggest lineup ever with all-new “Bluegrass Nights,” beginning today and pickin’ through the month until May 27 at Silver Dollar City. Awarded by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) for Distinguished Achievement in the festival’s presentation, Bluegrass & […]

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