HOME

News, Uncategorized
IAAPA 2019 Round-Up

IAAPA 2019 Round-Up

Orlando, Florida, USA

For a week in November, over 40,000 people converged on the Orange County Convention Center for the largest amusement park and attractions gathering in the world. We attended the annual event to bring you the all the major thrill ride news from the 10 miles of trade show floor! Click the headline for more information ...
News
Two new coasters for Tripsdrill

Two new coasters for Tripsdrill

Cleebronn, Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany

We knew it was coming ever since the construction site sprang up near the parking lots, but Erlebnispark Tripsdrill still managed to surprise us by announcing that not one, but two new roller coasters will be opening at the park in 2020. Click the headline for more information ...
News
The American Dream begins

The American Dream begins

East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA

It's taken nearly 17 years to become a reality, but American Dream Meadowlands is finally open! As part of American Dream’s mega mall four-part opening series, the first to debut was a massive amusement park, Nickelodeon Universe, featuring a pair record breaking indoor roller coasters. Click the headline for more information ...
News
Six Flags names new president

Six Flags names new president

Grand Prairie, Texas, USA

The search is over. Six Flags Entertainment Corporation announced that Michael Spanos, the former CEO of PepsiCo, Asia, Middle East and North Africa (AMENA), will replace retiring Jim Reid-Anderson as President and Chief Executive Officer effective November 18, 2019. Click the headline for more information ...
News
Last rides on Tower Of Terror II

Last rides on Tower Of Terror II

Coomera, Queensland, Australia

Dreamworld confirmed the long rumored upcoming closure of Tower of Terror II, the continent's tallest and fastest coaster. Built on one side of the 390 feet (119m) tall Giant Drop tower, the coaster opened in 1997. Final rides will take place on November 3rd, but the Giant Drop will continue to operate as normal. Click the headline for more information ...
News
Sesame Place for SoCal in 2021

Sesame Place for SoCal in 2021

Chula Vista, California, USA

SeaWorld Entertainment and Sesame Workshop announced that SeaWorld Sand Diego's Aquatica San Diego water park will become Sesame Place San Diego in 2021. The theme and water park will be the first Sesame Place on the West Coast some 40 years after the original Sesame Place opened outside Philadelphia. Click the headline for more information ...
Features
Top Tips for planning a coaster trip to the UAE

Top Tips for planning a coaster trip to the UAE

Various Parks, United Arab Emirates

CoasterForce's Ben recently returned from a week long visit to the theme parks of the United Arab Emirates. So, as a few people have asked us for our hints and tips for visiting the area, Ben thought he’d compile this handy little guide for you! After all everybody wants to ride the World's fastest Roller Coaster, right?! Click the headline to read more ...
News
Legoland New York's opening date

Legoland New York’s opening date

Goshen, New York, USA

It's been over three years since planning began and today Legoland New York announced that the brand new park will be opening on America's Independence Day holiday, July 4th, 2020. With more than 50 rides, shows and attractions across seven themed "lands", the park also confirmed that it will be the largest Legoland park in the world. Click the headline for more information ...
See all News items