THRILLS

LED water slide is the trippiest water park attraction yet

I've been on all kinds of water slides. Tube slides, drop slides, slides where the floor drops out, tornado slides, giant tube slides that...

Shark-themed roller coaster “Mako” coming to SeaWorld in 2016

You can't go wrong with a B&M hyper coaster. They're smooth, quick and usually pack some good air time. This week, SeaWorld unveiled plans to...

Thunderbird POV: First ride on launched wing coaster at Holiday World

It's Thunderbird media day! Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana is officially unveiling its new launched B&M wing coaster to the press and select coaster...

Real life Roller Coaster Tycoon is as crazy as you’d imagine

If you are a regular viewer of the WGN Morning News, you know I have an unhealthy obsession with roller coasters and theme parks....
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Batman The Ride 4D Roller Coaster Construction Tour at Six Flags...

Take a look behind the scenes as work is underway on the Batman The Ride 4D roller coaster     It's one of the most anticipated rides...
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2015 Thrills: Six Flags Great America to celebrate 40 seasons

It's going to be Throwback Thursday all year at Six Flags Great America. Today, SFGA announced their plans for 2015 - a yearly celebration that will...

#Goliath designer Alan Schilke will be riding with me on @WGNMorningNews...

#Goliath designer Alan Schilke will be riding with me on @WGNMorningNews at 7:30! Love the RMC owner Fred Grubb photobomb.

Six Flags Great Adventure to launch “Holiday In The Park” this...

If you're a coaster fan in New Jersey, you won't have to wait through a long winter to get your fix at the end...

Cobra’s Curse family spin roller coaster coming to Busch Gardens Tampa...

2016 is going to be a busy year for amusement attractions in central Florida. Universal Studios is launching a new King Kong attraction. SeaWorld will...
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2015 Thrills: Twisted Colossus coming to Six Flags Magic Mountain

  Of all of the new attractions coming to theme parks in 2015, this project could be the most interesting. Colossus, the classic wooden racing coaster...