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Conneaut Lake cancels 2020 season

Conneaut Lake cancels 2020 season

Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania, USA

Conneaut Lake Park announced that they will not be opening for the 2020 season as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. Already operating under federal Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to reorganize its debts, there was no feasible way for the park to comply with safety guidelines and make a profit. Click the headline for more information ...
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Oaks replaces Scream'n Eagle

Oaks replaces Scream’n Eagle

Portland. Oregon, USA

Oaks Amusement Park is replacing its most popular ride for the last 15 years with a more extreme attraction. The Scream’n Eagle will be replaced due to its age and it looks like the KMG Fireball is making room for a SBF-Visa Group Maxi Dance Party 360 rotating pendulum ride called AtmosFEAR. Click the headline for more information ...
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Cannibal Lagoon

Lagoon opens at 15% capacity

Farmington, Utah, USA

Lagoon, near Salt Lake City, opened to the public with reduced capacity and COVID-19 safety guidelines in place. Prior reservations and face masks were required for the nearly 6000 guests that entered the park, however some rides were not open, as social distancing cannot be maintained in them. Click the headline for more information ...
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Mt. Olympus opens for resort guests

Mt. Olympus opens for resort guests

Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, USA

Mt. Olympus opened for the Memorial Day holiday weekend, but access to the theme and water parks will be restricted to resort guests only. Day passes are not being sold. The opening comes on the heels of the state Supreme Court overturning Governor Tony Evers' safer-at-home order. Click the headline for more information ...
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Universal Orlando reopening dates

Universal Orlando reopening dates

Orlando, Florida, USA

Universal Orlando Resort will be reopening on Friday, June 5th! The plan includes the Islands Of Adventure and Universal Studios theme parks as well as Volcano Bay water park opening with reduced capacity. They will also have shortened hours, but not use a reservation system like many other parks are doing. Click the headline for more information ...
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Efteling reopens with strict guidelines

Efteling reopens with strict guidelines

Kaatsheuvel, North Brabant, Netherlands

Efteling theme park reopened under strict guidelines to protect guests and employees. The park was closed for two months due to the COVID-19 pandemic and park staff initiated several methods to limit crowds and stem the spread of disease, including one-third reduced capacity. Click the headline for more information ...
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Dragon Adventureland

Adventureland removes Dragon coaster

Altoona, Iowa, USA

Adventureland began the removal of it's classic Dragon double looping coaster to make room for a new one that should open next spring. The Hopkins double looper opened in 1990 and was one of a handful of the company's coasters still operating. No announcement has been made on its replacement. Click the headline for more information ...
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New park for Myrtle Beach?

New park for Myrtle Beach?

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA

A local engineering firm has submitted plans to build a Funplex amusement park in Myrtle Beach, with construction set to begin in September. Planned attractions include a roller coaster encircling the property, as well as a drop tower. The park is expected to open by April next year. Click the headline for more information ...
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