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has changed since the first water park shut down in the late 1800s.From water slides to rides, water parks have all been replaced by water sports, from swimming pools to underwater roller coasters.But the Deadwood amusement area, built in 1911 and reopened in 2012, is one of the most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

‘You have to be very, very careful’: New rules for carnival amusement parks

SANTA ANA, Calif.— New rules for amusement parks at Disneyland, Walt Disney World and Universal Studios say that visitors must wear masks while attending the parks, including for those who have medical conditions that might interfere with the use of an electronic device.The guidelines, issued on Friday, were in response to reports of children and adults being injured at the […]