This past week we have gotten some fun updates from Fright Fest at Six Flags Fiesta Texas from Randall and Halloween Spooktacular at SeaWorld Orlando from The Legend, check out all the fun these two events have to offer.
Construction continues on the 2015 roller coaster at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Clint and Braedon check in to show off the construction, look at some other ride construction going on at the Flum, and show off Rum Spiced Bacon!
Found just out side the main entrance of Knotts Berry Farm you will find the new gourmet sandwich shop called the Cable Car Kitchen. Less then a week ago Pinks Hotdogs closed in that very location. The transformation has been completed and you can now buy sandwiches with meats sliced to order and piled high on fresh baked bread from the Knotts Berry Farm Bakery. Cable Car Kitchen offers a verity of sandwich styles that include Philadelphia style hoagies and New York deli sandwiches.
Our very own West Coast guy Braedon did an amazing video highlight of Knotts Scary Farm. Very nice work!
Some of the harbor seals have packed their bags and moved in to the Wild Arctic attraction at SeaWrold. The seals will be moving in to and exhibit that used to house Johnny, the polar bear. He died in July of apparent complications recovering from anesthesia. SeaWorld will not be replacing Johnny with another polar bear due to the fact that it is more difficult obtaining polar bears because they are listed as a threatened species.
Danielle and her friends show you around all the fun to be had at the 2014 version of King’s Island Halloween Haunt
Kings Island had a very successful kick of to there first ever Dog Days event this past Sunday with more then 230 dogs and dog owners in attendance. Dogs were highlighted in a dog parade and costume contest. They also had a chance to go trick-or-treating, participate in an agility course, enjoy doggie treats, and more. If you are interested in bringing your K9 out for a day of fun at Kings Island, you can join in the fun every Sunday in October from noon to 6pm.
Its not often that coasters and celebrity story’s cross paths. For months there has been speculation of a relationship between Big Sean and Ariana Grande, and now there is prof! The two were enjoying Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood and were enjoying a ride on the Revenge of the Mummy coaster when they stole a kiss that was captured by the on ride photo. More photos were scooped of the couple holding hands well at the park as well. Guess we have a new #coastercouple
The nation’s first launched wing coaster hits a milestone today, as the highest piece of track is lifted into place by a 165-foot-tall crane.
The original plans for Cedar Point’s Mantis roller coaster was to close is down on October 19th as they start its transition to the new floorless coaster Rougarou, but those plans have changed. Cedar Point officials say the stand-up coaster will remain open for the remainder of HalloWeekends. The coaster has already started its Rougarou transformation. Some sections of the coaster have been painted.
EDIT: According to Cedar Points Facebook Page the coaster will still close on the 19th. It will however be open on Fridays before the 19th.
EDIT: The News station removed the story and Cedar Point told us the coaster will close on the 19th