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Michigan’s Adventure Announces Water Park Renovations for 2017

Michigan’s Adventure in 2017 will revamp one of their water park splash areas for the 2017 season Half Pint Paradise will be completely revamped with all new equipment including seven new children’s slides. In...

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Universal Studios Orlando’s New VR Experience Now For Sale

Tickets are now on sale for Universal Orlando Resort’s new cutting-edge – and terrifying – horror-themed virtual reality experience. “The Repository,” which blends custom virtual reality technology with real-life characters and environments, will be...

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Kings Dominion Announces 3 New Rides in Planet Snoopy for 2017

More Fun, More Laughs and More Thrills Coming to Kings Dominion in 2017 Planet Snoopy will feature new family rides and amenities plus FREE admission to children 3-5 years old   DOSWELL, VA. (August...

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Legoland Florida Resort Offers Sneak Peek of Colorful Beach-Themed Bungalows

LEGOLAND® Beach Retreat Set to Open Mid-2017 with First-of-its-Kind Vacation Accommodations LEGOLAND Florida Resort Offers Sneak Peek of Colorful Beach-Themed Bungalows WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (Aug. 18, 2016) — When it opens in mid-2017, LEGOLAND®...

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Worlds of Fun Announces 2 New Rides, New Front Gate + WinterFest for 2017

Worlds of Fun is pleased to announce it will be adding two new unique and thrilling rides in 2017, as well as a completely redesigned front gate to enhance the guest experience next season....

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Valleyfair Announces North Star, a Star Flyer for 2017

Valleyfair today announced they are adding North Star, a 230 ft star flyer ride. North Star – named to celebrate the region’s affinity to being “up north” and the great outdoors – is a...

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Kings Island Announces Winterfest for 2017

After 12 years, WinterFest is coming back to Kings Island! WinterFest will have the world’s largest Christmas tree display with the park’s iconic 314-foot tall Eiffel Tower decorated with thousands of lights which will...

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Carowinds Announces Renovated County Fair Section and WinterFest for 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Moms, dads, kids and grandparents alike will be able to create even more unforgettable moments as Carowinds heightens the level of family fun in 2017! Four new vintage thrills will provide...

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Cedar Point Announces Cedar Point Shores Water Park for 2017

Cedar Point this morning announced the new Cedar Point Shores Water Park! It’s 18 acres of splish-splashin family fun, featuring four completely new water attractions, upgrades to food and merchandise locations, new cabanas and so...

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California’s Great America Announces Patriot, Redo of Vortex, the Stand-Up Coaster

Today California’s Great America announced that for the 2017 season, it will introduce Patriot, the first floorless coaster in the park’s 41-year history. Patriot will replace Vortex, the oldest stand up roller coaster in...