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A Visit In Pictures: Midsummer Scream 2019 With Midsummer Scream 2019 in the rear view mirror and Midsummer Scream 2020 already creating buzz and excitement for the future, plenty of people will make the decision to attend the largest Halloween convention around! If you want to hear exactly what we thought of MSS 2019, you can listen to our latest episode below!

SeaWorld San Antonio Confirms Tallest, Fastest Wooden Coaster in Texas for 2020 With construction already underway, we had some idea what the next roller coaster coming to SeaWorld San Antonio would be: A wooden coaster. Today, the park confirmed the news on social media, but was sparse in many of their details.

Moment theme park guests narrowly 'dodge death' after thrill ride cable snaps This is the terrifying moment theme park guests narrowly avoided disaster after a thrill ride cable snapped seconds before the ride launched. Footage shows two men about to be hurled into the air on a stingshot-style ride at Cobra Adventure Park in Panama City Beach, Florida on Saturday.

Disneyland Resort Best Bites: August 2019 From special treats celebrating the return of the "Main Street Electrical Parade" and a brand-new menu at Lucky Fortune Cookery, to special novelties at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge and a limited-edition mug coming to Trader Sam's Enchanted Tiki Bar, there's quite a bit to be excited about at the Disneyland Resort right now.

Dressing for Your Visit to Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge officially opens at Disney's Hollywood Studios on Aug. 29. Just like any other destination for travelers throughout the galaxy, there are trends and fashions to keep in mind as you think about what to wear.

Legends of Hollywood Returns to the Spotlight at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Featuring Pandora Jewelry For 30 years, guests have been visiting Disney's Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort to experience epic adventures and make treasured memories to last a lifetime. As Hollywood Studios continues to evolve with the addition of new immersive lands and experiences, guests have more to explore than ever before!

Here's How to Make the Most of a Disney Cruise from New Orleans Pack your bags and get ready to eat some beignets! Starting in February, the Disney Wonder will sail Caribbean and Bahamian cruises from our new home port in New Orleans.

Gatorland: Florida's alligator theme park celebrates 70 years Get ready for a day trip to Gatorland Orlando - The Alligator Capital of the World! Known for its world-famous gator mouth entrance, Gatorland opened as one of Central Florida's first major road-side attractions in 1949.

Thunderbirds are Go at Gulliver's Theme Park Resorts for FAB weekends The hit sci-fi TV show has partnered with Gulliver's to bring action-packed missions to life for families. A revival of the 1960's programme, the CITV series is currently in its 3rd season and the FAB weekends will celebrate its success. FAB Weekends will be taking place throughout September and October on selected dates.

New Character Buses at Disney World & Wait Times Update This summer, Walt Disney World announced that new "Sensational Six" character buses would arrive with next generation features, including USB charging ports and more. We've finally had a chance to ride this transportation, and offer some thoughts on that, as well as an updated look at My Disney Experience bus wait times.

Dreams Within Reach: Cast Members Across The U.S. Celebrate One-Year of Disney Aspire Today we're celebrating one year of Disney Aspire! Since launching, cast have seized the opportunity to put their #DreamsWithinReach, and you're invited to join this major milestone as we celebrate our cast member's collective achievements.

Documentary Review: Funhouse Discovery Channel, 44 Minutes. Review:. I remember seeing this on the Discovery Channel when it was new. It always stuck with me and after becoming a fan of the YouTube channels Defunctland and Yesterworld, I wanted to try and track this down to revisit.

Wisconsin Dells is a weird place. A few times a year my boyfriend and his family head to the Wisconsin Dells for a couple days of vacation. I went to the Dells once as a small child but that was it so when they invited me to come along I really didn't know what to expect.

DisneyFamilia: Relive the Magic of Disney and Pixar's 'Coco' at Epcot! It is time to seize the moment and find your grito! Mariachi Cobre presents the Story of "Coco," a joyous celebration that brings together familia y cultura. Joined by Folklórico dancers, Mariachi Cobre recounts the story of Miguel through vibrant dance and song at the Mexico pavilion at Epcot.

Traveling Alone to Disney World for The First Time Today I have a real treat for you - we are going to go over what it's like to prepare for traveling alone to Disney World for the first time. Now that's a big question to answer. In today's podcast I will chat with our guest to learn what fears and questions she has about doing the Disney Parks alone.

Carowinds Visitor Gets Banned from Theme Park for 5 Years. Here's Why. The Fort Mill Sun: Local News, Sports and Entertainment in Fort Mill, SC.

The best Black Friday 2019 theme park deals It's the perfect family day out but tickets can be expensive, so here are the best deals this Black Friday to help you save some cash on your next trip. Black Friday is the best opportunity to grab a great deal on theme park tickets for the whole family.

Mia and the Top Ten Rides at Universal Orlando Resort I am getting excited about my upcoming trip to Universal Orlando Resort! What is a better way to channel this excitement than to take the time to explore my TOP TEN favorite rides! One of my favorite parts of Universal Orlando is how immersive the areas and queues are for each ride.

VR experiences boost Lionsgate movie theme park Lionsgate Entertainment World is a new theme park in Hengqin, China centred entirely on the entertainment company's blockbuster movie franchises such as The Twilight Saga, The Hunger Games and Divergent.

Ride resembling 'flying swastikas' is shut down by German theme park A theme park in Germany has shut down a ride after complaints that it looked like "flying swastikas". The operators of the Eagle Fly attraction apologised, saying they had not noticed the ride's resemblance to the Nazi emblem until they saw footage circulated online.

Disney Bet Big on Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. It Might Have Been a Billion Dollar Blunder Though Disney doesn't often release official figures about how much their construction projects cost, earlier this month Disney officially confirmed that Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge cost $1 Billion to bring to Disney's Hollywood Studios, the company's single biggest themed land investment in history.

Best New Theme Park Treat Boozy Dole Whips at Wine Bar George. Disney Springs, Lake Buena Vista, Last year, rum in your Dole Whip was the level-up no one could stop talking about, but damned if the cult-favorite frozen pineapple dessert didn't outdo itself this year.

Halloween Snack & Dessert Food Guide to Magic Kingdom Halloween treats have returned to Walt Disney World! Magic Kingdom has numerous themed snacks and desserts, with 2019 Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party exclusives and all-day food options, too. We ate most of them, and in this guide, we'll review the best and worst of these, sharing our favorites and what you should absolutely avoid.

Morey's Piers celebrates 50th anniversary WILDWOOD, NJ ​ It started with a slide. Five decades later, three piers that include two waterparks and 73 rides have defined the city of Wildwood to thousands if not millions…

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