Please note that this article was originally published for the Great Ohio Coaster Club The Streak newsletter. Please check out the club on their website at greatohiocc.org. Last year, Kennywood announced the closing and removal of their log flume, Log Jammer, which led to a lot of speculation about the future of that area of […]Read More Steel Curtain at Kennywood – New for 2019 Roller Coaster!
HalloWeekends 2018 will be bigger and better than ever at Cedar Point! You definitely will want to come to the park and check out the event! I will include more in-depth information in my HalloWeekends Guide coming soon! Things Leaving/Being Changed Midnight Syndicate Live This show will not entirely leave but will be a little […]Read More What’s Coming & Leaving for HalloWeekends 2018 at Cedar Point!
As you may be aware, lots of flooding and water issues have been occurring near streams in Pennsylvania. Unfortunately, both amusement parks were closed for around a week. Hersheypark was affected more than Knoebels and it cased the park to close for several days. When the parks were open, limited attractions were functional. Lots of […]Read More Flooding Causes Closure and Problems at Hersheypark and Knoebels Amusement Resort
After an incident on the Twisted Timbers roller coaster in Doswell, Virginia, Cedar Fair enforced a new policy. The policy is in regards to their two RMC roller coasters, both which opened earlier this year. Twisted Timbers in March and Steel Vengeance in April (exclusive events) and May (general public)! Two incidents happened, one on […]Read More Explaining Cedar Fair’s New Phone Policy
Good news for people visiting Cedar Point this summer or in the future! Steel Vengeance, Cedar Point’s new coaster, only operated with 1 of 3 trains when 2 trains collided on the park’s opening day in the beginning of May. The ride was closed for the day and then operated with only one train until […]Read More Steel Vengeance is Now Operating with Two Trains and Fast Lane Plus!
Cedar Point didn’t have such a smooth day today when a car hit a power poll that caused the power line to explode, power was lost in a portion the park at around 1:30 p.m. Not only is this a huge inconvenience for the park as it causes all the rides to be inoperable and […]Read More Cedar Point Suffers from a Power Outage Affecting a Portion of the Park and Several Rides
An enormous fire occurred at Europa-Park, Germany’s largest theme park on May 26th, 2018. Flames and thick smoke rises into the air at the Europa theme park. People could see clouds of dense smoke miles away from the park, which caused panic among many visitors and guests visiting the park. According to Mirror.co.uk, witnesses said the flames […]Read More Massive fire occurs on an attraction at Europa-Park – Germany’s largest theme park
Cedar Point announced that Steel Vengeance, Cedar Point’s new coaster, will have longer lines even from what they currently were at the beginning of the season. Following the incident with the Blackjack and Digger trains collision, they will be repaired. Modifications will be made to the ride to ensure that it doesn’t occur again. The […]Read More Modifications to Steel Vengeance will bring longer lines to Cedar Point
Steel Vengeance is an amazing ride for those who have ridden it, but it has faced many problems already. The ride has problems with sensors and controls and that has caused the ride to close down on private events and on the first public operating day of the season, two trains collided. The one train […]Read More Steel Vengeance has Mechanical Problems as the trains Collided and then later Reopened
As if Thrope Park in Surrey, UK didn’t already have enough movie and game related rides, park officials decided to add another one. The ride is themed from the AMC show, The Walking Dead. Over 7 seasons and 100 episodes of blood & gore from the show’s plot. According to autoevolution (information was cited to Entertainment Weekly), […]Read More Thrope Park is adding a Walking Dead Themed Roller Coaster – News & My Thoughts