Tag: amusement parks

Palindrome will be the first infinity shuttle roller coaster in the United States

PALINDROME Infinity Shuttle Roller Coaster coming to Cotaland in Austin, Texas

We had another big announcement at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions Expo yesterday - a new roller coaster called Palindrome is...

VIDEO: Ride Millennium Falcon Smugglers Run at Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge

The wait is finally over! The first new Star Wars Galaxy's Edge land is opening to the public at Disneyland in California. Guests will get...

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...

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....

2015 Thrills: Tallest, fastest giga coaster coming to Carowinds

    They're calling it Fury 325 - it will be the tallest and fastest giga coaster in the world. Carowinds made the announcement about a week...

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...

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...


SNL parodies ‘Maury’ in hilarious ‘Home Videos’ sketch

What happens to guests on the "who is the father?" episodes of Maury Povich later on in life? Do they live happily ever after? That's...