When water parks go into hibernation: A look back at the deadwood amusement parks

A lot has changed since the first water park shut down in the late 1800s.From water slides to rides, water parks have all been replaced by water sports, from swimming pools to underwater roller coasters.But the Deadwood amusement area, built in 1911 and reopened in 2012, is one of the most recognizable attractions in the city.The park is the heart […]

Tesla, Apple, Google plan to build massive new data centers in Cleveland

The two tech companies are poised to create a massive data center in Cleveland.They’re the latest companies to plan for the future of data centers after a massive cloud computing boom in China fueled a boom in data centers around the world.The $1.6 billion project, known as Tesla’s Powerwall data center, will be the largest data center ever built in […]

How to play ‘Zombielands’ at Dollywood amusement parks

The amusement park company that is home to the zombie movie “Zombies” has updated its rules to prohibit people from wearing “disorderly attire” on the park.The Dollywood resort announced in a blog post on Thursday that all park guests and employees must wear face masks or face coverings.“We would like to inform our guests that all of our guests and […]

Which haunted amusement park are you?

The theme park business is booming, with the latest statistics from the Association of Haunted Attractions showing that in 2016 there were nearly 1,000 new amusement parks opening in the U.S. and the theme parks industry was expected to reach nearly $1.2 billion in annual sales by 2021.But there’s one attraction that’s likely to be on the market for quite […]

What’s the best place to see the world’s best movie stars in Carolina

The best time to visit Carolina is between March and November, and this year the world has a new favorite time to see them: April.In fact, it was the third-best month of the year for the country’s biggest movie stars last year, with stars including Jennifer Lawrence, Tom Hardy, Emma Watson, Bradley Cooper and Brad Pitt in attendance.There’s something special […]

Why Deadwood was a ‘bad movie’ for NHLers

Deadwood is a bad movie for every hockey fan.That’s not a criticism, of course.It’s just an observation.And it’s one that I think most hockey fans should make when they watch the new version of the beloved AMC show.The new movie is an abomination, an abominable, and a complete abomination.I know, I know.It makes me sad that people still watch it.That […]

Which of the three countries are the most fun to be in?

The three countries most popular to be part of are all in the Pacific Ocean, with the US at the top of the list.The US has the biggest popularity, with about 1 in 5 people in the world visiting, followed by China, Japan and Canada.The next highest popularity is France with 1 in 4 people visiting.The most popular countries are […]

How to save your gaming experience at Disneyland resort

The best ways to take advantage of the park’s unique Disney theme park experience can vary wildly depending on your budget, but there’s a simple formula for saving money and finding the best times to check out at your favorite Disneyland resort.Here are the key points to keep in mind when checking out Disneyland Resort at any time of year:Cost […]

Carnival cruise ship with ‘panda-like’ attraction, $30 million in upgrades to its interior, a new mascot

New Orleans’ Carnival Cruise Line announced today that it will begin the construction of an “all-new” attraction to replace the “panda like” rides at its theme parks.The park’s “pandora ride” has become a symbol of the city’s cultural decline as the city prepares to host the world’s largest carnival, which will be held in 2017.“This is an important step in […]

What happens when you mix the fun and excitement of Disneyland with a park with no rides?

The Bakken, located in the heart of Wyoming’s Bakken oil fields, has become a popular destination for visitors in recent years, attracting crowds of thousands of people annually.It is also home to a variety of amusement park rides, including the Big Thunder Ranch Roller Coaster, which has been open for more than a decade.The park also has a variety.The first […]