October 23, 2010


Posted in Site News at 12:50 pm by Colione

We’ve begun moving the contents of this blog over to it’s new home.  We choose not to simply migrate everything so we can get a fresh start.  As we move stuff, we’ll be removing it from this blog so we can keep track of what’s moved and what’s not.

Visit the new site HERE!


August 12, 2010

Kentucky Kingdom park maps 1990 & 1995

Posted in Six Flags tagged , at 10:54 pm by Colione

We’ve come accross maps from Kentucky Kingdom’s past.  The park maps are from 1990 and 1995.  Click each map to see a bigger size.

Note: We’ve also moved Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom from Six Flags page to the closed parks page.  Six Flags announced they were closing the park in Feb. 2010.

August 5, 2010

Amusement park history updated

Posted in History, Site News at 12:20 am by Colione

I’ve updated several companies on the history page.  Find the link on the right to check out our comprehensive history collection.

Coming soon are park brochures and updated park maps.

July 5, 2010

Walt Disney World Reviews

Posted in Disney, Review tagged at 5:56 pm by Colione

Check out the link to Theme Park Insider for reviews of Walt Disney World and many more parks around the USA.

Read the Review

June 13, 2010

Six Flags America opens largest Thomas Town

Posted in Six Flags tagged , at 6:04 pm by Colione

The largest Thomas Town to date has opened at Six Flags America on June 5th.

View the full story on Thillnetwork

August 19, 2009

Holiday World plans worlds longest water coaster

Posted in Independent Companies tagged at 11:08 am by Colione

In 2010 Holiday World will begin operation of the worlds longest water coaster, named Wildebeest.  The ride will be two and half minutes long and will be one third of a mile long.

Read the full story

Kings Dominion to announce largest capital investment to date

Posted in Cedar Fair tagged at 11:04 am by Colione

On August 20, 2009, Kings Dominion will hold a press conference to announce its largest capital investment program in its 35 year history.  There are rumors the investment will be NASCAR focused because of the attendees scheduled, but nothing is confirmed yet.

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Carowinds to spend $11 million on new ride for 2010

Posted in Cedar Fair tagged at 10:53 am by Colione

A yet to be announced ride will be built by Carowinds and will open in 2010.  The ride hasn’t been announced yet.

Read the full story.

June 14, 2009

New New New!!!

Posted in Site News at 7:41 pm by Colione

We’re in the process of finalizing details for a wiki inspired by this site.  It’s going to work better for park histories and general information.  All park links will eventually include a wiki link to our sister site and will provide greater detail about the park, surrounding hotels and other attractions nearby.

Thanks for the suggestion!  It totally makes sense!

Click here to go to the WIKI site.  Take note, there isn’t much there at the moment, but it’s going to grow fast!

Six Flags Enters Chapter 11

Posted in Six Flags tagged at 11:08 am by Colione

Six Flags has entered bankruptcy protection to help eliminate $1.8 billion of it’s $2.4 billion debt load.  The company has been trying to restructure it’s debt but has been unsuccessful in today’s economic climate.  A company spokesman has said that guests will not notice any difference in their visits to parks.


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