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Tours of theme park companies to benefit Give Kids The World

Manufacturers and attractions open their doors for paid tours to benefit the non-profit.

Knott's Berry Farm debuts HangTime roller coaster

Set on the former site of Boomerang, the coaster features a 96-degree drop.

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge theme park lands have opening seasons

They don't quite nail down a date, but expect 2019 summer out west, fall in Florida.

Rumor roundup: Star Trek for Universal Studios theme parks

The attraction rumor seems like a logical response to Disney's use of Star Wars.

Six Flags will take over operation of five EPR-owned parks from Premier Parks

Darien Lake, Frontier City and three water parks will join the roster.

SeaWorld Orlando will also have free beer this summer

The park follows the lead of sister park Busch Gardens Tampa.

Development on the former Americana property will pay homage to the defunct amusement park

Plans may include a small museum on the site.

Train catches fire at Six Flags Over Georgia

Two employees sent to hospital.

Camden Park worker pinned under Slingshot, flown to hospital

The extent of the individual's injuries were not reported.

Universal Studios Hollywood retiring Jurassic Park ride for Jurassic World ride

The boat ride will close September 3.

Wonder Woman single-rail roller coaster set to open at Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Park will open the world's first single-rail coaster.

Legoland Florida announces The Lego Movie World

New attraction area will feature two new rides and a retheme of Quest for Chi.

Ohio considering more regulations on amusement rides

The proposed legislation is in response to a fatal accident at last year's Ohio State Fair.

Disney has another strong quarter on parks and resorts growth

Theme park attendance and hotel occupancy up.

SeaWorld Entertainment posts gains in attendance and revenue

The first quarter results generally beat analyst expectations.

County reviews management contract for Playland

Report finds problems with the deal, passed in 2016.

Florida professor focuses on theme park storytelling in class and academic career

Everything from Harry Potter to Walt Disney World are worked into her curriculum.

Six Flags Great Adventure hosts event for people with autism

Reduced noise and waits offered for those with ASD.

Schlitterbahn park on North Padre sold at auction to IBC

The park filed for bankruptcy a year ago.

Unions considering WDW deal that includes eventual $15 minimum

Deal would potentially cut other benefits.

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  1. Steel Vengeance, Cedar Point
  2. Fury 325, Carowinds
  3. El Toro, Six Flags Great Adventure
  4. Lightning Rod, Dollywood
  5. Millennium Force, Cedar Point
  6. Boulder Dash, Lake Compounce
  7. Twisted Colossus, Six Flags Magic Mountain
  8. Voyage, The, Holiday World
  9. Ravine Flyer II, Waldameer Park
  10. Iron Rattler, Six Flags Fiesta Texas

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