Drew The Intern goes west, National Roller Coaster Day announcements and much much more in one of the longest ITL episodes ever.
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Hyde joins the fun this week as we talk BGW, Boomerang no more, future of Dragons Challenge and then it’s all aboard the 2017 HYPE TRAIN.
Drew goes to Wet N Wild, lots of Universal Orlando news, a new park in Alabama, 2017 at Dutch Wonderland, Dollywood, Knott’s, plus a whole lot more
The guys finally get back to talking about the news including lots of 2018 excitement, Busch parks 2017 and tales from more of Legends adventures
New for 2016 Knott’s Berry Farm has announced a Starbucks location will open in the marketplace. The facility will be 935 square feet and be the forth Cedar Fair park with a Starbucks on property. according to the press release “Knott’s has partnered with Starbucks to design a welcoming gathering place that evokes themes of the Knott family’s original roadside stand with the familiar, contemporary aesthetic of Starbucks stores.” You can read this press release below
KNOTT’S BERRY FARM TO OPEN A STARBUCKS STORE IN MARCH
Buena Park, Calif. (January 6, 2016) – Knott’s Berry Farm announced today that it will open its first Starbucks location. The 935 square foot Starbucks store will open in March 2016 in the California MarketPlace, just outside the Park’s main entrance, and will offer Starbuck’s world class coffee drinks and entrees.
Knott’s follows Cedar Point, King’s Island and Canada’s Wonderland as the fourth Cedar Fair Park to open a Starbucks location at its theme park. As a themed entertainment destination, Knott’s has partnered with Starbucks to design a welcoming gathering place that evokes themes of the Knott family’s original roadside stand with the familiar, contemporary aesthetic of Starbucks stores.
“At a theme park rooted in rich culinary traditions, Starbucks brings a level of quality and service to Knott’s Berry Farm that our guests have come to expect,” said Russ Knibbs, vice president of Food and Beverage Service at Knott’s Berry Farm. “The partnership with Starbucks will help us continue to bring great refreshments and dining, while delivering the very best experiences to our guests.”
Just south of the new Starbucks construction site is the ongoing restoration project of Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant. The restaurant and the quick service option Chicken-To-Go closed on Monday, January 4 as construction continues in preparation for a spring 2016 reopening. To ensure Mrs. Knott’s famous fried chicken is still available during construction, a temporary Chicken-To-Go counter service dining location opened today in the retail space where Cable Car Kitchen restaurant formerly operated. Even while the restaurant’s main kitchen is being renovated, the famous fried chicken with all the fixings will continue to be prepared using Mrs. Knott’s legendary recipe at Chicken-To-Go.
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The Legend and Drew The Intern talk trips coming up, themed bars at WDW, Cedar Points controversial opening weekend and answer questions
Knott’s Berry Farm announces Voyage to the Iron Reef, an interactive 4-D shooting dark ride attraction. This ride is being built new for 2015 in old Kingdom Of The Dinosaurs dark ride building. This will be the next Triotech attraction built at a Cedar Fair park. (more…)
A female guest is suing Knott’s Berry Farm claiming she was inappropriately touch and talked to inside a maze room. In the second room she is claiming an employee grabbed her hands slamming her into a metal pole injuring her wrist. She also claims in the third room a male employee wearing just a diaper fondled her and intertwined his hands in hers even though she told him to stop. She is suing claiming assault, sexual battery, negligence, intentional infliction of emotional distress and false imprisonment. The suit does not specify a monetary amount at this time.