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Knott’s Unveils New Aerial Thrill Ride for its Orange County Guests

Knott’s Unveils New Aerial Thrill Ride for its Orange County GuestsWindseeker, a new thrill ride that will take passengers 300 feet above the ground and swing them in gondollas high above Southern California's Orange County, will open in 2011, Knott's Berry Farm annouced Aug. 24.

Opening next summer, WindSeeker will take 64 passengers to new heights as it ascends above the theme park and then swings passengers for a ride like no other.
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New King Kong 3-D Ride Now Open at Universal Studios Hollywood

New King Kong 3-D Ride Now Open at Universal Studios Hollywood "King Kong 360 3-D" created by Peter Jackson and billed as the world's largest most intense 3-D experience, opened to the public July 1 at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park in Los Angeles.

The new ride celebrated its premiere June 29 on the famed...
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Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm, Silver Dollar City Offering Plenty of Old West Fun for Summer Visitors

Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm, Silver Dollar City Offering Plenty of Old West Fun for Summer Visitors Take a bit of the Old West, mix in a hair-raising thrill ride or two, and what do you get? A great way to have fun on this year's family summer vacation.

For 2010 Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm, both in Southern California, and Silver Dollar City i...
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Sea Life Arizona Aquarium Opens to the Public With Kelp Cutting Ceremony

Sea Life Arizona Aquarium Opens to the Public With Kelp Cutting Ceremony Sea Life Arizona, a 26,000 square foot aquarium designed to provide a fun, interactive and educational experience for kids, opened May 14, 2010 in Tempe, Arizona.

On hand to help open the new aquarium were area families, and 80 children from Children ...
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World’s Tallest SkyJump Thrill Ride Opens at Stratosphere Las Vegas Hotel and Casino

World’s Tallest SkyJump Thrill Ride Opens at Stratosphere Las Vegas Hotel and Casino SkyJump Las Vegas, an 885-foot controlled free-fall thrill ride, opened April 20, 2010 at the Stratosphere Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, setting a new Guinness World Record along the way.

Similar to skydiving or base jumping, SkyJumpers literally leap...
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