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Orion stars at Kings Island

Orion stars at Kings Island

Manson, Ohio, USA

Following a soft opening earlier this month, Kings Island's newest roller coaster, Orion, has officially opened to the public. With it's 300ft first drop Orion is the one of just seven giga coasters in the world. The coaster is also Kings Island's tallest, fastest and longest steel roller coaster. Click the headline for more information ...
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hersheypark, Candymonium

Candymonium unwrapped at Hersheypark

Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA

Candymonium, the tallest, fastest, longest and sweetest coaster in Hersheypark, has opened to the public. The Hyper Coaster is part of a $150,000,000 new area development called "Chocolatetown". This is the largest investment in Hersheyparks' history, which also saw the entrance area reimaged. Click the headline for more information ...
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Playland Park cancels 2020 season

Playland Park cancels 2020 season

Rye, New York, USA

Playland Park will remain closed for rest of the 2020 season due to COVID-19 risks according to local government officials. Playland Beach, mini golf, and the boardwalk will remain open with restrictions and the park will also host drive-in movie nights throughout the summer. Click the headline for more information ...
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Jersey Devil debut delayed

Jersey Devil debut delayed

Jackson, New Jersey, USA

The Jersey Devil Coaster, Six Flags Great Adventure's new RMC Raptor coaster that was scheduled to open this summer, will be pushed back until next year. The tallest, fastest and longest single rail coaster in the world will stand 130 foot (40m) tall while reaching speeds up to 58 mph (93 km/h). Click the headline for more information ...
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UK theme parks to re-open 4th July

UK theme parks to re-open 4th July

Various locations, UK

In line with the Government's easing of Covid-19 restrictions, UK theme parks will be allowed to re-open in England from Saturday, 4th July. What can you expect when you visit your favourite theme park this summer? We've compiled all the measures in one brief guide. Click the headline for more information ...
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Terra Mitica cancels 2020 season

Terra Mitica cancels 2020 season

Benidorm, Alicante, Spain

The Spanish Government is easing Covid-19 related restrictions, which would allow theme parks to open again from Friday, 3rd July. However, bosses at Terra Mitica have decided to keep their gates closed this year to complete other projects, ready for a grand re-opening in April 2021. Click the headline for more information ...
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Paultons Park to reopen 4th July

Paultons Park to reopen 4th July

Ower, Hampshire, UK

Paultons Park will be providing free virtual queuing via an app alongside other safety and social distancing measures as it opens its doors on Saturday 4th July. Visitor will be strictly limited to pre-booked tickets and new seating plans on rides will be introduced. Click the headline for more information ...
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Splash Mountain to be rethemed

Splash Mountain to be rethemed

Disney parks, California and Florida

Disney Imagineers will retheme two of the three Splash Mountain log flumes to the 2009 animated movie, “The Princess and the Frog.” The popular water ride has recently been under intense public scrutiny due to it's links to the controversial "The Song of the South" movie. Click the headline for further information ...
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