Author Archives: News Release

Top travel destination in Europe: Germany’s largest theme park in a row with the Louvre Museum, Eiffel Tower and Colosseum in Rome

By | October 13, 2021

Among the users of Google Maps in Europe, Europa-Park stands at the fore, alongside the Louvre and the Eiffel Tower in Paris. In a recently-published ranking by Google, Germany’s largest theme park ranked fourth among the most searched tourist destinations in Europe. The Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Sagrada Familia Basilica in Barcelona and the […]

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Gardaland Magic Halloween has begun

By | October 13, 2021

With the arrival of October the established traditional autumn event, Gardaland Magic Halloween, came back. Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of October and over the long weekend from 29 October to 1 November, the Park is transformed thanks to special shows and the presence of many unusual characters such as zombies and scarecrows, ready to surprise visitors […]

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Perfect latching

By | October 13, 2021

Wherever something needs to be adjusted, you will often find locking joints at work with serrations that define specific angle positions. To ensure that the right locking joint is available for every application, JW Winco offers all components in a wide range of variations.  Serrated locking plates, thrust springs and guide housings form the basis […]

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Carolina Classic Fair wraps up 10 days of fun

By | October 12, 2021

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Carolina Classic Fair, Winston-Salem, NC, wrapped up 10 days of fair food, rides, entertainment and competitions yesterday, proving that this regional fair is second to none. As the first large event for the City of Winston-Salem since the pandemic, the year’s 139th fair brought 182,048 people through the gates. “Generally, the only thing […]

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Dolly Parton and her Smoky Mountain businesses raise $700,000 to benefit Middle Tennessee flood damage

By | October 8, 2021

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — Dolly Parton along with her Smoky Mountain businesses—Dollywood, Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction, Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show, and Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud—as well as The Dollywood Foundation raised $700,000 in support of the United Way of Humphreys County as it seeks to help residents following the catastrophic flooding in late […]

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Alan Joelson — An Englishman and a gentleman

By | October 7, 2021

Alan Joelson passed away peacefully at home in the arms of his deeply beloved wife, Yasmina at the age of 87. Since the end of November 2017, he had been in declining health caused from a head Injury from a fall.  During this time, he showed remarkable strength determination and discipline in doing his best […]

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Strike-U-Up going up at Skyline!

By | October 7, 2021

Skyline Attractions is thrilled to share that it’s sold a multi-tower Strike-U-Up! While the company is unable to share the lucky park who will be home to this family-friendly ride just yet, it’s working hard to assemble and ship it. Did you know that Strike-U-Up was Skyline Attractions’ first ride? It’s a hybrid midway game, […]

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IAAPA Foundation grants scholarship funding to Brenda University

By | October 6, 2021

BALTIMORE, Md. — The IAAPA Foundation is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has granted scholarship funding for two international students to attend Breda University of Applied Science during the 2021-22 and 2022-23 academic years. Tom Wages, Executive Director of the IAAPA Foundation stated, “This funding is an expression of the support that […]

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Universal Studios Japan and The Pokémon Company announce creative alliance to develop new interactive entertainment combining innovative technology and extraordinary creativity

By | October 6, 2021

OSAKA — USJ LLC (headquarters: Konohana-ku, Osaka-shi / President and CEO: J.L. Bonnier) and The Pokémon Company(headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo / President and CEO: Tsunekazu Ishihara) announced a new collaborative partnership between the two entertainment leaders. Universal Studios Japan and The Pokémon Company will enter a long-term partnership to jointly explore groundbreaking entertainment that will immerse guests into the world of Pokémon […]

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IAAPA: important policy changes to the COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program

By | October 6, 2021

IAAPA is hosting a joint webinar with the Small Business Administration (SBA) on Thursday, October 7th from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET to walk members through important policy changes to the COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL). Loan funds are available until the end of the year or the money runs out. The […]

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