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

April 2006

Apr 18, 2006
Libertyland Carousel Expected To Sell For $1 Million
The historic carousel has been placed up for sale since its former amusement park home closed last year.

Apr 12, 2006
Busch Entertainment Renames Two US Theme Parks
The new names selected for Busch Gardens in Florida and Virginia relate to the theme found at each theme park.

Apr 12, 2006
Tony Hawk To Skate In Six Flags Parks This Summer
Skateboard legend to bring in his national Boom Boom HuckJam tour to several Six Flags theme parks this summer.

Apr 11, 2006
Dollywood Debuts New Timber Tower Thrill Ride
The new $6.5 million thrill ride is the centerpiece of a new themed area and the first and only ride of its kind in North America.

Apr 10, 2006
Cyclone Opening Includes Free Rides To First 100
The first one hundred guests in line Sunday for the opening of the historic Coney Island Cyclone roller coaster got a free ride.

Apr 5, 2006
Mammoth Mountain Breaks All-Time Snowfall Record
More than six feet of snow has fallen since Sunday at the Sierra Nevada ski resort breaking the previous record set in 1993.

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