Darien Lake ride accident

Guests at New York’s Darien Lake receive minor injuries in coaster incident

Darien Lake ride passes inspection after people were hurt DARIEN, N.Y. — Multiple people suffered injuries while riding the “Silver Bullet” at Darien Lake Saturday evening. It happened at about 5:12 p.m. “We’re just eating ice cream, and I looked over, and the cars were all flipping, and that’s not the way they’re supposed to […]

Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey faces lawsuit over girl’s injury on “El Diablo”

Six Flags El Diablo ride restraint failed and injured girl, lawsuit alleges The parents of a Gibbstown juvenile are suing Six Flags Great Adventure over claims that their daughter was injured on a ride at the Jackson Township amusement park. Serafin and Margaret Alesiani say their daughter, Rachel, rode the El Diablo rollercoaster on Sept. 13, 2015, […]

A Kentucky businessman who wants to build an amusement park

Kentucky businessman pitches plan for $81M amusement park for Indiana

Kentucky man wants to bring $81M amusement park with aquarium & dinosaur museum to southern Indiana CORYDON, Ind. (AP) – A Kentucky businessman who wants to build an amusement park featuring an aquarium, a water park and a dinosaur museum in southern Indiana has briefed local officials on his proposal. More than 100 people filled […]

mini golf

Adventure Island Mini Golf to expand across England under new owner

Tourist attraction Waterworld is opening Stoke-on-Trent’s first indoor adventure golf course. Owner Mo Chaudry has revealed the plans after snapping up Birmingham-based leisure business Adventure Island Mini Golf as part of a £20 million investment. The entrepreneur is planning to open 20 golf centres across the country in the next five years – with the […]

theme park construction

Developer secures zoning approval for theme park in Casa Grande, Arizona

Plans for Casa Grande theme park passed unanimously by city council A proposed resort and amusement park in Casa Grande took another step forward with a vote from the City Council. The City of Casa Grande says the zoning items passed with a unanimous vote, allowing the project to proceed. The planning documents previously submitted to […]

Disneyland, Two shops closing in Downtown Disney, Star Wars, VR

Disneyland Resort in California to close 2 shops for “Star Wars” VR attraction

Two shops in Downtown Disney of the Disneyland Resort will close to make room for the new virtual reality experience based on the Star Wars movies. Disney Vault 28 , which features a variety of art and collectible merchandise at the Disneyland Resort’s Downtown Disney shopping district, will be closing at the end of September […]