I have had this blog for one and a half years as of May 2019. I have written over 230 posts that I have published to my website. Of those, just like anything, there are some posts that I really enjoyed creating and I was very happy with how they turned out. I will say […]Read More 20 of My Favorite Blog Posts That I’ve Written! – May 2019
Always Cedar Point: A Memoir of the Midway is a novel that was published by H. John Hildebrandt. He was the general manager of Cedar Point in the early 2000s. He worked at the park since the 1970s starting as a ride operator, working his way to marketing, and finally the highest leader position. He […]Read More Always Cedar Point: A Memoir of the Midway – Book Review!
The roller coaster season is starting to warm-up and get back in full gear as Summer is approaching soon. It is officially the month of May and Cedar Point will be opening on May 11th. Two weeks later, their biggest attraction for the year, will open. Forbidden Frontier on Adventure Island will replace Dinosaurs Alive. […]Read More Cedar Point’s New Forbidden Frontier on Adventure Island for 2019 – My Thoughts
Kings Dominion is a Cedar Fair (formerly Paramount Parks) owned amusement park in Doswell, VA. It is very popular and well-known to people who live in West Virgina, Virginia, and the Carolinas. The park has twelve roller coasters, so making a Top 10 list would not make sense. I will be sharing the Top 5 […]Read More Top 5 Roller Coasters at Kings Dominion! – April 2019
On Friday, April 12th, Cedar Point made an announcement on their social media platforms that All-Season Fast Lane Plus would become available for the 2019 season. Fast Lane is a program that runs at all Cedar Fair parks across the United States designed to shorten the waits on the popular lines for people traveling out-of-state […]Read More Cedar Point Introduces All-Season Fast Lane for the 2019 Season
Cedar Point’s HalloWeekends event is a Halloween event that operates at the park in the fall during the middle of September until the park closes. The event is marked with many decorations, food, shows, haunted houses, mazes, and activities. There are festivities throughout the entire park. While the event today is still thriving, in the […]Read More What Happened to Cedar Point’s HalloWeekends? – My Thoughts
I visited Carowinds during my Spring Break in March of 2019. I have some thoughts about the park in general that concluded my visit. Today I will be sharing those thoughts that represent my personal opinions and ideas up to April 2019. I cannot guarantee that after that point that these still are representative of […]Read More Noticeable Problems at Carowinds – April 2019
I got up around 7:30 a.m., got ready, ate breakfast, and headed out to the park. Carowinds opened the parking tolls around 30 minutes before park opening so it allowed for getting to the park easier. Once inside of the park, anticipating smaller crowds compared to yesterday, I headed to Fury 325. I was one […]Read More Carowinds Opening Sunday 2019 Trip Report!
I headed down to Charlotte, NC on Friday, March 22nd to go to Carowinds during opening weekend. The main reason I had interest to visit the park was to ride Copperhead Strike. It is Carowinds’ new Mack Rides roller coaster. I did not attend the Carowinds Season Passholder Preview Night. I instead visited relatives in […]Read More Carowinds Opening Day 2019 Trip Report!
In the last blog post I published, I discussed the reason behind why most amusement parks are not balanced with all of the demands and needs of all of the guests. Today, I will be discussing what makes a perfect amusement park and how guests respond to it. The perfect amusement park is not an […]Read More What Makes a Balanced Amusement Park