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Archive of past news articles on theme and amusement parks, thrill rides and attractions.

June 2000

Jun 27, 2000
Looney Tunes Nites Begins At Six Flags Magic Mountain
This nightly celebration includes a parade of your favorite characters and concludes with a spectacular fireworks display.

Jun 24, 2000
Worlds of Fun Named Top 10 Amusement Park Web Site
The parks Internet web site has been named one of the top 10 amusement parks web site according to eMarketer.

Jun 24, 2000
First Coaster of the Millennium Celebrates 1 Million Riders
With a million riders in just five months, Goliath is the hottest new roller coaster in America.

Jun 23, 2000
Busch Gardens Tampa Reopens Renovated Serengeti Plain
The park now sets a new zoological standard with the enhanced Seregeti Plain animal attraction.

Jun 23, 2000
Feel The Power of Fun on the Fourth of July at Valleyfair
Park guests will enjoy a spectacular fireworks show, choreographed to music and lasers to celebrate the national holiday.

Jun 22, 2000
Dorney Park Lights Up Independence Day Weekend
A spectacular fireworks display and family fun will be the highlight of the festivities at Dorney Park.

Jun 22, 2000
Tasmanian River Rapids Opens At Wild Adventures
An exciting six-minute water adventure offers first time rafters a small taste of a Tasmanian white water river.

Jun 19, 2000
Baby Animals Born At Six Flags Marine World
Dolphins, bengal tiger cubs and penguins are the newcomers to the family at Six Flags Marine World.

Jun 19, 2000
Fourth of July Festivities At Six Flags Marine World
New millennium fireworks spectacular is expected to draw more than 2000 aah's from park guests.

Jun 17, 2000
So Cal Edison and Knott's Soak City Showcase All-Electric Kitchen
A special partnership gave birth to the Edison Electric Grill, an advanced-technology, quick-service restaurant.

Jun 16, 2000
Cedar Fair, L.P. Declares 2nd Quarter Cash Distribution
Cedar Fair owns and operates five amusement parks and four water parks in the US.

Jun 15, 2000
Knott's Presents Snoopy's Fabulous 50th On Ice
Peanuts 50th show is Schulz's last production and boasts a record five Peanuts characters on Skates.

Jun 14, 2000
1950s Beach Lifestyle Sets Tone For Knott's Soak City USA
Designers capture the classic Southern California lifestyle of 1950's in Knott's two new water parks.

Jun 9, 2000
Soak City Water Park Splashes Into 2000
The newly renovated Bay Harbor Restaurant and live entertainment ready for the summer season.

Jun 9, 2000
Nickelodeon Turns Paramount's Great America Upside Down
Northern California's thrilling park becomes the site for an exciting Nickelodeon party.

Jun 8, 2000
Dinosaurs Discovered At Paramount's Kings Island
A word of caution dinosaurs may cause wide-eyed wonder and excitment in children.

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