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Good business is the best art

By | January 12, 2022

CONCORD, N.C. — Located in the birthplace of Andy Warhol, The Andy Warhol Museum (The Warhol) in Pittsburgh, Penn. holds the largest collection of Warhol’s artworks and archival materials and is one of the most comprehensive single-artist museums in the world. The Warhol first opened its doors in May 1994 with the mission to engage and […]

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“Light of Revenge” – Happy Valley, Nanjing, China

By | January 11, 2022

The fast paced, action-packed space odyssey “Light of Revenge” LSM Triple Launch Coaster successfully opened to the public on December 22nd, 2021 in Happy Valley Nanjing, China. This beautifully themed Intamin LSM Triple Launch Coaster is based on the iconic and beloved Cheetah Hunt layout at Busch Gardens Tampa but comes with an updated and […]

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Merlin Entertainments extends global ticketing partnership with Accesso through 2026

By | January 11, 2022

ORLANDO, Fla. — accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO) – the premier technology solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide – has extended its ongoing partnership with leading attractions brand Merlin Attractions Operations Ltd. (Merlin), a subsidiary of Merlin Entertainments, to continue delivery of its accesso Passport ticketing solution throughout the operator’s global portfolio, supporting both eCommerce and on-site operations. Through this extended […]

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Eric German retained as GOSA consultant

By | January 11, 2022

The Greater Ohio Showmen’s Association (GOSA) announced, today, the two year contract extension for Eric German, Executive Board Liaison and Communications Director, a role he began in January 2021. “Eric did an outstanding job,” noted David Drake, outgoing GOSA president, “helping the executive board work through many difficult pandemic-related issues effectively communicating policy in connection with […]

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Magnolia Plantation and Gardens chooses Gateway Ticketing Systems

By | January 10, 2022

GILBERTSVILLE, Pa. — Magnolia Plantation and Gardens located in Charleston, South Carolina has chosen Galaxy from Gateway Ticketing Systems as their next Ticketing and Guest Experience solution. Founded in 1676, Magnolia Plantation has witnessed American history from the American Revolution to the Civil War and it houses the oldest public gardens in America. Magnolia needed a […]

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Ice carving & fireworks highlight Six Flags Over Texas weekends

By | January 7, 2022

ARLINGTON, Texas — Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, will welcome guests during weekends and holidays in January and February.   In addition to the park’s roller coasters and rides, the return of Ice Carving with Reverend Butter will bring chilling live entertainment to the stage in the GOTHAM CITY. The award-winning ensemble will show […]

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Experience the UK’s tallest rollercoaster like never before with Walk The Big One XL

By | January 7, 2022

Blackpool Pleasure Beach is giving guests the chance to experience the UK’s tallest rollercoaster like never before. Walk the Big One XL takes participants on a guided tour of the Big One which covers many ups and downs of the famous 235ft tall ride and will take them to places the public will have never been […]

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Celebrate daily with the Peanuts gang during Knott’s Peanuts Celebration beginning January 22 through March 6

By | January 6, 2022

BUENA PARK, Calif. — The Knott’s PEANUTS Celebration invites guests to step into the iconic world of Charles M. Schulz comic strips as the characters take over the entire theme park with special activities for everyone, now taking place daily beginning January 22 through March 6. The limited-time event welcomes fans of all ages to join in on […]

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Six Flags Fiesta Texas celebrates 30 thrilling years in 2022

By | January 6, 2022

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Six Flags Fiesta Texas, The Thrill Capital of South Texas, is celebrating 30 years of excitement, thrills and history in the biggest way possible! The 30th Anniversary Celebration is a year-long party featuring special events, entertainment, food festivals, a collectible button program, historical displays throughout the park, throwback merchandise and more! […]

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Fun Spot America breaks ground on Arieforce One roller coaster

By | January 6, 2022

ATLANTA, Ga. — Fun Spot America Theme Parks, Atlanta’s only Family-Owned theme park have a New Year’s Resolution to bring HUGE excitement to its Fayetteville, Georgia location with the addition of an action-packed custom Rocky Mountain Construction steel roller coaster, ArieForce One. With ground-breaking taking place on Thursday, January 6th, John Arie Jr. believes this […]

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