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Disney sketches out future of Disney Springs with new renderings

The company is showing more of the plans for what is currently called Downtown Disney.

Rowling adds song from Harry Potter theme park attraction to story

While most of the wizarding attractions are based on the books and movies, the author has taken a song from a group that performs at Universal Orlando.

Knoebels and Hersheypark building new roller coasters for 2015, what about Dorney?

Two of the three Eastern Pennsylvania parks have announced new rides.

SeaWorld announces Blue World Project, new environments for its killer whales

San Diego park will be first, followed by Orlando and San Antonio.

Six Flags Magic Mountain's Colossus closes tomorrow as speculation continues around its future

Fans suspect the ride will be overhauled with new track.

SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment reports declines in attendance and revenue for second quarter

Stock prices drops nearly a third on news.

Silver Dollar City announces Fireman's Landing, an area with 10 new attractions

The themed zone will include a drop tower thrill ride.

Hersheypark announces Laff Trakk, an indoor spinning roller coaster

The ride will use fun house elements in its theme.

Commissioners vote to move forward with sheriff's sale of Conneaut Lake Park

The park owes more than $925,000 worth of property tax to four government entities.

Riders pulled off of Joker's Jinx with a cherry picker at Six Flags America

The coaster stalled on a high curve after launch.

Theme parks bring high quality musical shows to the masses

Off-broadway shows are from off-key.

Construction at Six Flags Over Texas fuels speculation about new attraction

The theme park says that an announcement about their 2015 addition is forthcoming.

Family claims to have been stranded on Ferris Wheel after UK park closed

Officials from Adventure Island say the family was only left on the ride for a few minutes.

Canada's Wonderland retiring SkyRider stand-up roller coaster

The last day for the ride will be September 1, 2014.

Disney reports record quarter, says MyMagic+ still a drag on theme park results

Operating profit in the parks and resorts division rose 23% to $848 million.

Iger tells investors Disney will make a significant Star Wars presence in theme parks

The classic science fiction franchise acquired with LucasFilm also includes Indiana Jones.

Cedar Fair revenue up slightly over last year on higher per capita spending, lower attendance

Late school years caused by weather, a water main break at Cedar Point and flooding at Valleyfair cause for attendance hit, but per cap increase attributed to "enhancements in guest experience."

Universal Orlando bringing Alien vs Predator to Halloween Horror Nights

The science fiction horror brand will be a part of the annual event in Orlando.

Waldameer planning to add wave pool

The new pool is part of a $10 million planned expansion.

Hoffman's Playland will give way to "progress"

The successful business, sitting on a valuable plot of land, will disappear into history at the end of the season.

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