Clementon Park up for auction

Clementon, New Jersey, United States

Want to own an amusement park? Clementon Park and Splash World, which closed near the end of the 2019 season, is going to be auctioned off for pennies on the dollar. Potential buyers can inspect the park on March 19, four days before the auction. Click the headline for more information.


Disneyland Paris shuts down again

Marne la Vallée, Paris, France

Disneyland Paris closed after President Emmanuel Macron ordered another nationwide lockdown through Dec. 1 to help contain the spread of the coronavirus. The theme park is planning to reopen for the holiday season and start taking reservations Dec. 19-Jan. 3 before closing again Jan. 4-Feb. 12. Click the headline for more information


Holiday World closes for the season

Santa Claus, Indiana, USA

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari closed early for the season. The park normally stays open through October, but decided to shut down operations this year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The park is hoping to celebrate its 75th anniversary next year under normal operating conditions. Click the headline for more information


New York Six Flags parks cancel season

Queensbury, New York, USA

Six Flags Darien Lake and the chain’s Great Escape park in upstate New York will not open this year due to COVID-19 restrictions and uncertainty over when they could be eased. Amusement parks are still classified by the state as “high-risk” entertainment, with no indication of when they could reopen. Click the headline for more information


More parks cancel 2020 season

Denver, Colorado, USA

Elitch Gardens is the latest amusement park to join the ever-growing list of parks that have decided to cancel their 2020 season completely. SeaBreeze amusement park in Rochester, New York, made the same announcement just 24 hours earlier, also citing uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic as the reason. Click the headline for more information