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2006 NEWS ARCHIVE

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

March 2006

Mar 31, 2006
Six Flags Great Adventure Starts 45th Anniversary Season
New Jersey theme park kicks off the 2006 season today with the debut of the new Bugs Bunny National Park children's area.

Mar 30, 2006
Papa John's Pizza To Be Served At Six Flags Theme Parks
Papa John's and Six Flags announce multi-year strategic marketing alliance and sponsorship agreement.

Mar 30, 2006
Bonfante Gardens Begins 2006 Season Saturday
After a successful 2005 season the theme park opens a new season with three redesigned gardens and three new educational exhibits.

Mar 29, 2006
Hollywood Director To Create High-Tech Theme Park
Director James Cameron and Harrah's Enertainment join in a bid to create a theme park with movie attractions.

Mar 29, 2006
Visionland To Now Be Called "Alabama Adventure"
The name change is part of an on going multi-million dollar expansion of the Alabama theme park and waterpark.

Mar 29, 2006
Paramount's Great America Celebrates 30th Anniversary
The Northern California theme park turns thirty and opens the 2006 season on Saturday, April 1.

Mar 20, 2006
Hurricane Damage To Keep Six Flags Park Closed
Six Flags New Orleans will not open for the 2006 season due to substantial damage caused by Hurricane Katrina.

Mar 15, 2006
Six Flags Great Adventure Giving Away Free Tickets
New Jersey theme park giving away 45,000 admission tickets in celebration of the chain's 45th anniversary.

Mar 14, 2006
MGM Unveils Plans For Theme Park In South Korea
Legendary movie studio partners with South Korea city to build a Hollywood theme park in new tourism complex.

Mar 2, 2006
New England Six Flags Park Adding Fun With New Rides
Catapult and Splash Water Falls, two new attractions will debut in 2006 at the Six Flags Theme Park.

Mar 1, 2006
MINI Coopers Arrive For New Roller Coaster
The cars themed like MINI Coopers arrive at Paramount's Kings Dominion for the new Italian Job Turbo Coaster.

Mar 1, 2006
Knott's Berry Farm Cuts Adult Admission Price
Bucking the industry trend of higher gate prices Knott's Berry Farm is reducing the admission price for adults.

Mar 1, 2006
September Debut For DisneySea's Tower Thrill Ride
The Oriental Land company announced the opening date for its new thrill ride at the Tokyo DisneySea theme park.

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