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May 2005

May 27, 2005
Six Flags Great America Puts Final Touches On New Hurricane Harbor Waterpark
Six Flags new waterpark that will be included with theme park admission is scheduled to open Memorial Day weekend.

May 26, 2005
Paramount's Great America Honors Heroes This Weekend
Admission to the theme park is free to Military, Fire, Police and other emergency services this Memorial Day weekend.

May 24, 2005
Idlewild Park Opens 128th Season With New Flume Ride
Paul Bunyan's Loggin' Toboggan to make a big splash when it opens on May 26th at the award-winning theme park.

May 19, 2005
Tallest, Fastest Roller Coaster On Earth Debuts
Six Flags Great Adventure launches new mythical jungle section and rockets Kingda Ka, the tallest, fastest coaster on earth.

May 11, 2005
Kings Dominion's WaterWorks Water Park Opens May 14
Guests can plunge into the fun at Kings Dominion's 19-acre water park that is included with park admission.

May 5, 2005
Grizzly Roars Into Its 23rd Season This Weekend
Paramount's Kings Dominion's beastly wooden coaster is scheduled to reopen Saturday, May 7.

May 5, 2005
Cedar Point Opens 136th Season This Saturday
The park's new thrill ride maXair will debut along with a special fireworks display to celebrate Opening Day.

May 4, 2005
'Happiest Celebration on Earth' Begins Tomorrow
Thursday Disney theme parks worldwide begin a 18-month long event to commemorate Disneyland's 50th anniversary.

May 3, 2005
Idlewild Voted Second Best Kid's Park In Survey
In a survey conducted by Amusement Today, Idlewild SoakZone took second place honors for best kid's park.

May 3, 2005
ConAgra Sponsoring Rides & More At Six Flags Parks
Popular ConAgra brands start sponsorship at Six Flags with brand names appearing on thrill rides and attractions.

May 3, 2005
Caped Crusader Returns To Six Flags Magic Mountain
Theme park guests can experience the thrills of Batman this summer with a new live action show based on the film.

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