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Abu Dhabi Set to Open $1B Warner Bros. Amusement Park

Abu Dhabi Set to Open $1B Warner Bros. Amusement Park

By Jon Gambrell | Apr 19
Abu Dhabi will open a $1 billion indoor Warner Bros. amusement park this July. It encompasses 1.65 million square feet on Yas Island, a leisure destination for the Emirati capital.

What's Next? 5 Potential Theme Park Innovations

By Terrance Harris | Nov 17
This year's theme park expo in Orlando, Florida, features the latest products, technology and trends in rides and the next big food items, all of which could be coming to an amusement park near you as early as the summer of 2018.

Metal Detectors Added at Cedar Point, Knoxberry Farms

May 1
Amusement park visitors to the "Roller Coaster Capital of the World" can expect slightly longer wait times to pass through new metal detectors.

Where's the Line? Theme Parks Aiming to Eliminate Them

By Mike Schneider | Mar 21
At Universal Orlando Resort's new "Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon" ride, waiting in line has been replaced by lounging on couches and listening to a racy barber shop quartet sing until it's time to enter the ride.

Virtual Reality Roller Coaster Opens at Six Flags New England

Mar 20
A new kind of roller coaster experience is set to premiere next month at Six Flags New England.

Sea World Adds New Features for 2017

Sep 28
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. on Tuesday unveiled a new virtual reality experience on a roller coaster, a new presentation on orcas, and a shareable entrance pass.

Plan for New Branson Adventure Park Unveiled

Oct 12
The Missouri Ozarks tourist attraction Branson is getting a $10 million adventure park.

Big Thrills for Little Ones at Universal Orlando Resort

By David Foucher | Feb 12
Universal Orlando might have a reputation for catering to the older kids in all of us - but your youngsters will find plenty to do in this high-tech, thrilling wonderland.

Out on the Mountain, Where the Gays Go to Play

By Ken Knox | Sep 13
The event serves two purposes: To provide an all-ages, LGBT-specific event built around the park's attractions and to serve as a fundraiser for a number of charities as well as organizations whose missions can positively impact the gay community.

Gay Games Getaways

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 12
Make the most of your trip to Gay Games 9 with these fabulous side trips!

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