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2006 NEWS ARCHIVE

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

June 2006

Jun 30, 2006
Busch Gardens To Close Le Mans Raceway July 5
Busch Gardens Europe bids adieux to the park's antique racing cars that has traveled nearly ten million miles in 31 years.

Jun 26, 2006
Roller Coaster Opening Delayed After Inspection
The troubles in getting Joyland Amusement Park back to full operation continue when three rides fail their inspection.

Jun 24, 2006
Bell's Amusement Park Hopes To Reopen Monday
The storm damaged amusement park has been making repairs and is expected to reopen next week.

Jun 23, 2006
Fireworks Earns Free Admission To Six Flags America
The Fireworks Amnesty Program encourages citzens to turn in their fireworks to receive a admission ticket to the theme park.

Jun 23, 2006
Magic Mountain's Future May Be In Jeopardy
Six Flags said it is exploring options that may include the closure and sale of its theme park and water park in Los Angeles.

Jun 22, 2006
Six Flags Considering Selling Six Theme Parks
The company said that it may sell its theme parks and water parks in five markets including Los Angeles.

Jun 21, 2006
Zippin' Pippin Roller Coaster Sold For $2,500
Elvis Presley's favorite ride is sold to a small traveling museum whose owners only wanted one of the coaster's cars.

Jun 20, 2006
Closed Roller Coaster Reopens After Girl Injures Foot
A 4-year-old girl injured her foot when she got off the Woody Woodpecker roller coaster at Universal Studios Orlando.

Jun 12, 2006
Monstrous 'El Toro' Wooden Roller Coaster Unleashed
Run with the bulls at Six Flags Great Adventure as the park celebrates the debut of this highly anticipated wooden coaster.

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