Archive For September, 2021

Legoland Florida celebrates its birthday this October with attraction openings, party pop-ups and Halloween fun

By | September 24, 2021

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — LEGOLAND Florida Resort is commemorating ten awesome years with a party-packed month that will feature a new attraction opening, a birthday celebration day, the reopening of MINILAND and the return of fireworks at Brick or Treat!  2021 has been a yearlong party that kicked off with the debut of Brickbeard’s Watersports Stunt Show […]

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Zamperla coaster team gears up for trade show season

By | September 24, 2021

Zamperla is excited to bring its updated coaster portfolio to exhibitions this fall. The Italian company showcased its new designs as well as the innovation in coaster engineering at the Saudi Entertainment & Amusement Expo in early September and will bring its team to Barcelona next week. Zamperla has already released specifics about the Double […]

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Dolly Parton and her Smoky Mountain businesses donate to benefit middle Tennessee flood damage

By | September 24, 2021

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — Due to the recent flooding that has devastated much of Middle Tennessee, Dolly Parton and her Smoky Mountain businesses are reaching out to help, seeking to return the favor the area received after the 2016 wildfires.  Parton was moved to help after seeing the damage caused in Humphreys County, the home of her […]

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WhiteWater announces key hires ahead of IAAPA Expo Europe 2021

By | September 23, 2021

VANCOUVER, Canada — WhiteWater announces two new key hires in business development ahead of IAAPA Expo Europe in Barcelona, September 28 – 30. VP, Business Development at VantageIndustry veteran Frank Good is assuming the position of Vice President, Business Development at Vantage, WhiteWater’s technology unit. Backed by WhiteWater’s 40 years of expertise in the water […]

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Embed welcome Shafraz Kassam as new general manager in EMEA operations

By | September 23, 2021

DUBAI, U.A.E. — Leading the transformation of the business of fun since 2001, Embed, the worldwide leader of the cashless business management systems and solutions for the amusement, entertainment, and leisure industries, has appointed Shafraz Kassam as General Manager of Operations in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa region. Coming from a family that is […]

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IAFE Convention & Trade Show to offer educational tracks, fun-filled trade show

By | September 22, 2021

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Plans for the 2021 IAFE Convention & Trade Show are going full-steam ahead, according to IAFE Director of Meetings Kate Turner. The event takes place Nov. 28-Dec. 1 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. Workshops this year will be divided into tracks in a variety of categories. You […]

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ICON Park’s safety program recognized with prestigious award

By | September 22, 2021

ORLANDO — Located in the heart of the Orlando Entertainment District, ICON Park is determined to be the top destination for locals and tourists. However, what you might not know is the open-air entertainment complex’s commitment to safety.  Recently, Insurance Office of America presented ICON Park with the IOA Workers Comp Safety Award. This award […]

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Polin introduces world’s first-ever fully transparent composite Looping Rocket Waterslide

By | September 22, 2021

TURKEY — Polin Waterparks is pushing waterslide technology to the next level with its latest innovation. Its new attraction is the world’s first fully transparent composite Looping Rocket Waterslide, which is expected to have a dynamic impact on the industry. Polin Waterparks installed the first version of this new waterslide at Candyland Waterpark at the […]

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BoldMove brings Dark Ride back to its essence

By | September 22, 2021

BRUSSELS — Together with its expert team, BoldMove Nation will demonstrate its design services and product portfolio live at IAAPA Expo in Barcelona on booth 2-1584. Booth partners include Polymorph for media production & VR, Chauvet Professional who is installing all show lighting on the booth, Mediatoon Licensing for the Marsupilami IP, and AdventureLAB as […]

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Semnox Cashless System for arcades at Pleasureland Amusement in Whitby, U.K.

By | September 22, 2021

Semnox adds yet another feather in its cap as Pleasureland Amusement in Whitby, UK completes one year of implementation of the Semnox Cashless System for arcades. Located a stone’s throw from the beach along the sunny east coast of Yorkshire, Pleasureland is the ultimate destination for the whole family with arcade games, indoor golf, bowling, […]

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