Monday brawl at Cedar Point amusement park in Ohio leads to 13 arrests

Police said they arrested 13 people — including six from Metro Detroit — for a brawl between hundreds of people on the grounds of the Cedar Point amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio. The incident happened at about 2:30 a.m. Monday near the Cedar Point Commons, a complex that houses many of the park’s employees, Sandusky Police […]

Developer ends deal with Paramount Pictures on UK theme park project

Developers building a giant theme park in Kent have made a shock split with Paramount Pictures, the film studio which was to lend its name to the resort’s rides and attractions. London Resort Company Holdings, which first revealed plans for the £3.2 billion project in 2012, said cutting ties with the Hollywood giants would not […]

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Pool at Rye Playland in New York to be renovated, part of $30 million to upgrade the facilities

The pool would be rehabilitated in a $9.6M project. RYE – The Playland pool will be spared in a $9.6 million renovation plan agreed to by Westchester County lawmakers. The deteriorating pool, on the boardwalk of the county-owned Playland amusement park in Rye, faced possible demolition in a deal to hand over management of the […]

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Water park part of $80 million project in Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville businessman proposing new Amusement, Aquarium and Dinosaur Park LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Ed Dana looks at sketches of his planned aquarium and dinosaur park every day. He admits the $80 million project is ambitious. “I’ve been thinking about this for years and years,” Dana said. “I believe there’s a major need for an aquarium or […]

Hair-tangling incident at Pennsylvania go-kart track under investigation

‘Horrific Scene’ at Go-Kart Facility in Stroudsburg STROUDSBURG, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) – An investigation is underway after a horrific situation at an indoor go-kart track in the Poconos. Emergency crews were called to S&S Speedways in Stroudsburg, Monroe County around 4 PM Wednesday. While driving one of the go-karts, a woman’s hair got tangled in […]

CBG Optimistic About the Future of China’s Theme Park Market

By AAA/G&A Committee Recently an elaborate report on China’s theme park market in 2016 has been released by CBG (Chinabaogao.com). This report have given us a thorough account of China’s current theme park market, as well as showed us its promising prospect. From this report, we have extracted some useful information and it will be as […]