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

December 2006

Dec 15, 2006
Kings Dominion Dropping Admission Price In 2007
A major waterpark expansion and lower one-day admission price will make the theme park better in 2007.

Dec 14, 2006
Kings Island Removing Loop From Son Of Beast
Touted as the world's only looping wooden roller coaster, the ride will reopen, but without its signature element.

Dec 13, 2006
Busch Gardens Europe Tops Off New Dive Coaster
Crew places ceremonial evergreen on highest point of Griffon roller coaster as it reaches its 205-foot pinnacle.

Dec 12, 2006
'Wiggles Worlds' Coming To Six Flags Theme Parks
Six Flags enters into a five-year agreement with the world's leading children's entertainers.

Dec 11, 2006
Kemah Boardwalk Building Gravity Group Roller Coaster
The new 3,256-foot long wooden coaster will be built on a compact one-acre footprint at the boardwalk.

Dec 8, 2006
Tony Hawk To Take Thrill-Seekers For A Spin At Six Flags Fiesta Texas
The San Antonio Six Flags theme park's new family roller coaster will have riders whirling in 2007.

Dec 7, 2006
Santa Tries New Roller Coaster At Paultons Park
Father Christmas took time off from his busy schedule to try out the park's latest ride.

Dec 1, 2006
Utah's Lagoon Building New Launched Roller Coaster
The new $10-million, 2,000-foot roller coaster will be the tallest and fastest ride ever at the amusement park.

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