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

October 2004

Oct 27, 2004
Dive Coaster Coming To Busch Gardens Tampa Spring '05
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay goes over the edge with SheiKra, the nation's first Bolliger and Mabillard dive coaster.

Oct 21, 2004
Lego Co. Likely To Sell Or Spin Off Theme Park Operation
Lego's four theme parks will likely be sold or transferred to a new company as part of a downscaling effort.

Oct 13, 2004
Paramount's Carowinds To Add New Rides For '05
Two family rides including one relocated from Kings Island will open at Carowinds in spring 2005.

Oct 11, 2004
FearFest Haunts Kings Dominion Weekends October 16-31
The region's largest, most terrifying Halloween celebration features new events and attractions this year.

Oct 11, 2004
Liseberg To Launch Intamin Rocket Coaster In 2005
Sweden's Liseberg park is building a new $6.8 million roller coaster to debut in April 2005.

Oct 7, 2004
Holiday World To Spend $6.3 Million On Park Improvements
The highlight of the improvements will be a new wave pool doubling the size of the Splashin' Safari water park.

Oct 6, 2004
Nick-Or-Treat Is Kids Trick-Or-Treat Nickelodeon Style
Paramount's Great America is inviting kids to put on their costumes, search for treats and celebrate the holiday.

Oct 1, 2004
Dollywood To Expand Park With 10 New Rides For 2005
Country Fair expansion to focus on families and include six rides which parents may ride with their kids.

Oct 1, 2004
S&S Swing Ride Opens At Knott's Berry Farm
The park's new Screamin' Swing attraction opens in time for the park's busiest event, Halloween Haunt.

Oct 1, 2004
Final Track Piece Set On Knott's New Roller Coaster
Knott's Berry Farm is right on track to open the new Silver Bullet roller coaster in early December.

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