New entertainment center coming to Fort Steuben Mall in Ohio

JEFFERSON COUNTY, OHIO — The vacant lot that formerly housed the Sears department store will now be transformed into an entertainment center at the Fort Steuben Mall. The Ferguson Group announced the plans this morning. Cedar One Realty and mall representatives were also there. Designs are in the works to turn more than 125,000 square […]

Why and How to Host a Stern Army Event

Pinball machines have been around since the 1930’s reaching their greatest popularity in the 80’s and 90’s but interest lagged in the early 2000 after those heights. You’ve probably seen the many stories over the last couple of years regarding the resurgence of the game. Pinball continues to be red hot. The International Flipper Pinball […]

Is VR The Key to the Escape Room Profit Puzzle?

Escape Rooms are the newest location-based entertainment segment to embrace virtual reality and one where the value proposition is the strongest. Escape rooms harken back to ancient Greece, where labyrinths were a part of mythology. The athenian hero Theseus had to navigate a labyrinth to find and kill the Minotaur. Hedge mazes were popular with […]

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Milpitas Great Mall could be site of scaled-down Legoland theme park

MILPITAS, Calif. (KTVU) – The popular Lego brand could soon have a presence in the Bay Area. Legoland just submitted a permit application to open a discovery center in the Great Mall in Milpitas. It’s a scaled down version of the Legoland theme park and would be the first in California. Malls are re-inventing themselves to […]

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IAAPA announces Webinars

  Exclusively for IAAPA members, each 60-minute complimentary IAAPA Webinar offers timely insights from industry leaders. Listen live or visit the IAAPA Webinar Archive. Valid toward IAAPA Certification. WED., FEB. 20: 1-2pm EST GLOBAL Understanding the IAAPA Security Advisory Program (ISAP) REGISTER NOW WED., FEB. 27: 1-2pm EST Latin America, Caribbean Region Gestión Digital de Inspección […]

Download the IAAPA Expos mobile app for IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018

Stay in the know at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018 and download the official IAAPA Expos mobile app, available on iTunes and Google Play. Simply download the app and select “IAE 2018.” Search for exhibitors, locate your favorite booths with the interactive floor map, and view the schedule of education sessions. Download the app today!

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Visit Bob’s Space Racers at the IAAPA Attractions Expo

This year  Bob’s Space Racers will have an inside booth 2615 and an outside Booth: 8120 at the IAAPA Attractions Expo. IAAPA 2018 will be held Nov. 13-16, 2018. Expo Location Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) North and South Buildings 9899 International Drive Orlando, FL, US 2018 Dates Conference: Nov. 12 – 16 Trade Show: Nov. 13 […]

The IAAPA Foundation Silent Auction at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018 Opening Reception

Date/Time: Tuesday, Nov. 13: 6 – 7:30 p.m. Location: The IAAPA Theater presented by Wanda Group, Room N320 (North Concourse at the Orange County Convention Center) The IAAPA Foundation invites you to bid on exciting items and exclusive, special experiences during the Silent Auction at the Opening Reception at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018. The IAAPA Foundation encourages and inspires life-changing careers in the global […]

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Game Changer: Preparing for Emerging Market Disruptions to Gain a Competitive Edge

Friday, November 16, 2018: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Room: S310ABCD, by Saudi Entertainment Session Number:GCR Speaker Margreet Papamichael Director CLEAR Associates Moderator Randy Josselyn Principal – Wildlife and Conservation Gateway Ticketing Systems, Inc. Description Technology is rapidly changing and transforming the world around us. Disrupting business trends are occurring at an unprecedented pace and […]