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

September 2007

Sep 28, 2007
Hersheypark 'Heats Up' 2008 Season With New Roller Coaster
After hosting a record-breaking Centennial season this year Hersheypark announces a $12 million new attraction for next season.

Sep 28, 2007
Evel Knievel Coaster Coming To Six Flags St. Louis
Great Coasters International to build $7 million wooden roller coaster at the St. Louis theme park.

Sep 27, 2007
Discovery Kingdom To Add Spinning Roller Coaster In 2008
Six Flags to expand the Vallejo theme park with the addition Tony Hawk's Big Spin roller coaster.

Sep 27, 2007
'The Dark Knight' Themed Roller Coaster Coming To Three Six Flags Theme Parks In 2008
Great Adventure, Great America and New England to open rides tied in with the summer release of Warner Bros. The Dark Knight movie.

Sep 24, 2007
Las Vegas Roller Coaster Moving To California Amusement Park
Family steel tracked roller coaster to resume operation next year at the The Forest at Granite amusement park in Fresno.

Sep 22, 2007
Historic Geauga Lake Amusement Park Closing Forever
Cedar Fair is closing the 119-year-old northeast Ohio amusement park, but continue to operate the Splashwater Kingdom water park.

Sep 21, 2007
Disney's HalloweenTime Event Returns To Disneyland Resort Theme Parks
Both Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure, characters and attractions are transformed for the Autumn holiday season.

Sep 20, 2007
Kima Bay Waterpark Attraction Part Of $6 Million Expansion At Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
New $1.7 million interactive water play structure tops list of improvements at Indiana theme and water park.

Sep 19, 2007
Holiday World To Announce New Attraction Tomorrow
Park officials will announce their expansion plans for the 2008 season that will include a new attraction tomorrow.

Sep 19, 2007
Disneyland Resort Begins Grand Californian Hotel Expansion
Construction commences on 200 new hotel rooms and the first Disney Vacation Club villas at the Anaheim Disney resort.

Sep 19, 2007
Kennywood To Serve Up Free Food During Phantom Fright Nights Preview
Guests may to chow down for free at Kennywood's concession stands during the preview night for this year's Halloween event.

Sep 14, 2007
Crane Lands On Roller Coaster At Hard Rock Theme Park
Pothole or mud patch may have caused a crane to topple over at the construction site for the Hard Rock Park in Myrtle Beach.

Sep 6, 2007
Boardwalk Bullet Roller Coaster Blasts Into Kemah Boardwalk
Texas Gulf Coast's only roller coaster features a 92-foot plunge and more than 3,200 feet of wood track.

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