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

September 2008

Sep 25, 2008
Myrtle Beach's Hard Rock Park Bankrupt and Closing After First Season
Parent company files for bankruptcy protection and immediately closes theme park for remainder of the season.

Sep 24, 2008
Gravity Group Starts Internet Blog and Podcast
New Gravitycast blog and podcast is the first ever online venture for an amusement ride company.

Sep 15, 2008
Six Flags To Upgrade Top-Rated Superman Roller Coaster
Number one ranked steel coaster at Six Flags New England to be redesigned with special effects and renovated trains.

Sep 14, 2008
Paramount Pictures Eagle Eye to Open at 17 Regal IMAX Theatres
Advanced tickets are now on sale for Eagle Eye: The IMAX Experience opening at Regal IMAX locations on September 26.

Sep 14, 2008
Dollywood Announces New Attraction For 2009 Season
New $5 million Adventure Mountain outdoor terrain attraction to debut at the Tennessee theme park in 2009.

Sep 6, 2008
Citrus Line Railroad Chugging Again At Cypress Gardens
Popular train ride removed due to construction of the Starliner roller coaster is once again choo-chooing at Cypress Gardens.

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