Post IAAPA News Roundup

Last week, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions held their annual expo in Orlando. At the convention, ride manufacturers showed off their latest creations and parks revealed even more details of their new attractions!

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Cedar Point 2016 Coaster Leaked!

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Well, it looks like the rumors have been confirmed! Cedar Point will be receiving a B&M dive coaster called “Valravn” in 2016. Today, the media received virtual reality goggles with an app featuring the layout of the Cedar Point 2016 …

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Baron 1898 Dive Coaster Opens at Efteling

Even the supports of Baron 1898 have fantastic theming! Click Here to view the original image!

This week, Efteling in The Netherlands, opened it’s newest roller coaster, Baron 1898. The B&M dive coaster is one of the best themed roller …

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DisneyQuest is closing to make way for a new NBA Experience

DisneyQuest is a five story interactive experience that opened at Walt Disney World’s Downtown Disney in 1998. It has several arcade games and themed experiences.

This is DisneyQuest. Image-Disney

Yesterday, cast members working at DisneyQuest were informed that it …

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Are the Locations for 2016’s Rocky Mountain Constructions Projects Revealed?

Outlaw Run is one of Rocky Mountain Construction’s inverting wooden roller coasters! (Image-Silver Dollar City)

Rocky Mountain Construction is the manufacturer of some of the greatest wooden coasters and wooden hybrid coasters. They’ve built Outlaw Run, Twisted Colossus, …

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Wet n’ Wild Orlando to Close in 2016

Yes, one of the first waterparks, Wet n’ Wild Orlando, which opened in 1977, will close on December 31st, 2016. With the announcement of the Volcano Bay Waterpark, many were expecting Universal, the owners of Wet n’ Wild Orlando, to …

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The History of the Modern Roller Coaster: 131 Years in the Making

Today (June 16, 2015), 131 years ago, the first modern roller coaster opened to the public, the Switchback Railway at Coney Island. It travelled at a speedy 6mph and was a hit. Since then, thousands of roller coasters have been …

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Alpengeist POV from Busch Gardens Williamsburg!

T0day we have a short one for you. If you follow us on social media, which you should’ve done by now :), you would know that we recently posted a POV video of Busch Gardens Williamsburg’s Alpengeist roller coaster. After …

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A Visit to Six Flags America and Bourbon Street Fireball Review! (June 11, 2015)

From an amazing Intamin hypercoaster to a Superloop, Six Flags America has a great lineup of thrills! Today, June 11, 2015, we visited this amazing park! Conveniently, it was the media day for their newest thrill ride, the Bourbon Street …

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A Visit to Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Go Karts Plus (May 16th, 2015)

Have you ever stood on top of a roller coaster? Well, that’s exactly what we did a few weeks ago. On May 16th, we visited Busch Gardens Williamsburg. We arrived early in the morning, around 8:30am, before the park even …

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