Columbus Zoo to open Tidal Twist roller coaster

Posted Friday, June 11, 2021 11:33 AM | Contributed by Jeff

The spinning coaster will open in July.

National conservative group campaigning against Columbus Zoo tax levy

Posted Thursday, May 8, 2014 9:25 AM | Contributed by rollergator

The levy would impose an extra $23 per $100k in property value annually.

Columbus, Ohio, once home to several amusement parks

Posted Monday, August 20, 2012 10:10 AM | Contributed by Jeff

The state capitol once had several options for amusement parks.

Lo-Q signs up Zoombezi Bay for virtual queue service

Posted Thursday, March 1, 2012 9:55 AM | Contributed by Jeff

The Columbus Zoo's water park will use the RFID wrist bands for queue management.

IAAPA 2010: Smart phone apps and mobile Web sites on industry's radar

Posted Tuesday, November 16, 2010 3:27 PM | Contributed by Jeff

Attraction information, games and ticket purchases all show potential with attraction operators.

Columbus Zoo water park named Zoombezi Bay

Posted Friday, July 13, 2007 10:01 AM | Contributed by wlfan

Public had the opportunity to vote on names for the former Wyandot Lake.

Ohio Zoos grow in popularity

Posted Monday, May 21, 2007 10:50 AM | Contributed by Jeff

The state's zoos are second only to California in terms of popularity.

Amusement park workers exempt from minimum wage increase in Ohio

Posted Wednesday, January 3, 2007 9:42 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Republican legislators and lame duck governor pass exemptions for law approved by voters in November.

Wyandot Lake rides auctioned

Posted Tuesday, December 5, 2006 10:13 AM | Contributed by RideMan

Auction lasted 90 minutes and brought the zoo more than $119,000.

Wyandot Lake will take a year off, reopen in 2008

Posted Friday, October 13, 2006 10:13 AM | Contributed by Jeff

With Six Flags out of the picture, the Columbus Zoo will overhaul the property over the next year.