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  1. Matt N

    Construction starting for 2019 attraction at SFGAdv?

    Hi guys. Sorry if there's already a thread for this, but according to Thursday's Screamscape news update, construction walls have gone up around an old "waterworks" (?) attraction in the Golden Kingdom area of Six Flags Great Adventure. Lance seems to think that this could potentially be early...
  2. CoasterWild

    50th Anniversary of Astroworld's Grand Opening!

    Come Friday the 1st of June and we'll honor Six Flags Astroworld (June 1 1968 - October 30 2005) in Houston, Texas with the 50th Anniversary of its Grand Opening! What were your fond memories of this theme park?
  3. GuyWithAStick

    Six Flags Great America | Maxx Force | S&S Air Launch

    Six Flags Great America has just announced that they are tearing down the old "Pictorium" IMAX theater of 39 years. When it opened, it brought brand new technology to the theme park industry. However, in recent years, the space has rarely been used. Its last major use was in 2011-2013, when the...
  4. toofpikk

    Havin a Nice in New York n Tha'

    Havin a Nice in New York n tha' - Six Flags New England, Lake Compounce & Coney Island Just come back from spending 2 and a bit weeks in America. Fantastic time to say the least. It was quite a depressing place until you got to the beach. A nice facade to disguise the backdrop. The old...
  5. Rolling Thunder

    Best Coaster Color Schemes

    I was rather surprised I couldn't find a thread on this (and if there is and I missed it just delete this) but I thought it might be fun to discuss some of the best color combinations for roller coasters out there. Personally I really think that Cedar Fair rules in this category, there newer...
  6. Mrsupersonic8

    Great Escape - Senior Trip June 7, 2017

    For our senior trip this year, our class went to Great Escape. Though we went as a group, we still had free reign, so I took full advantage of this and went on as many coasters as possible. Unfortunately, Alpine Bobsleds was closed which sucked as I was looking forward to it being my first...
  7. GuyWithAStick

    Six Flags Announces acquisition of Waterworld- more on the way?

    http://investors.sixflags.com/news-and-events/press-releases/2017/04-27-2017-214449204 Six Flags seems to be interested in waterparks as of recent, more specifically those in close proximity to pre-existing parks. Perhaps they're trying to get some Double-Ticket sales going on? Possibly more...
  8. Hyde

    Three Bids for Old Six Flags New Orleans Property

    Three bids were submitted to for the SFNO property, which has sat vacant since Hurricane Katrina: http://neworleanscitybusiness.com/blog/2017/02/15/idb-to-consider-three-offers-for-former-six-flags-theme-park/ The property remains mostly intact, with four roller coasters, a log flume, splash...
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