Artist concept of Star Wars-Themed Land at Disneyland Resort (Courtesy Disney) Expect to see a whopping number of new attractions at popular theme p...
When the Queen Mary announced its addition of only one new maze, it seemed as though Dark Harbor might stagnate this year. Opening night surpassed expectations, debuting renovations to returning mazes, increasing the number of shows, and presenting a surprisingly sonorous Lullaby.
At my first scareactor audition, I didn't understand how fun it would be to scare the sh*t out of random people. It's liberating to act in a new way and to have no one from your "real" life recognize you.
About two decades ago, I first visited Six Flags Magic Mountain's Fright Fest with no idea what to expect. I didn't even know what a "haunt" or a "maze" was, never having been through a haunted house. It impressed me so much that it inspired me to visit haunted houses as often as possible thereafter.
Are you brave enough to visit Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlan...
"There is no doubt that those Martians perished while waiting to get on the ride," says professor Irwin Lafferdean of the Institute of Interplanetary Amusement. "Can even advanced species survive the quest for reasonably-priced fun for all ages? I don't know. Damn it, I just don't know."
Walking around a theme park all day can work up a hunger. Thankfully, the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World has plenty of sweet and salty snacks to satisfy every taste bud when the need to feed strikes.
Think Walt Disney World is just kiddie rides and princesses? Think again. Epcot is home to the World Showcase, which consists of 11 pavilions representing countries from around the world, including Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Morocco, Japan, the United States, Italy, Germany, China, Norway and Mexico.
On Friday, September 18, Universal Studios Hollywood debuted Halloween Horror Nights 2015. In keeping with its cinematic cachet, the theme park hosted an exclusive gala prior to the event's 7 PM opening.
Most Horror Nights mazes are inspired by movies or television shows. Some maze sets closely mimic specific movie sets, conveying the feeling of stepping into a movie; others are more loosely inspired by the film's emotive character. Overall, the mazes are designed to convey selected aspects of the tenor of a movie or series.
Last week, Knott's unveiled its entire Scary Farm lineup in its annual pass-holder and media announcement show at the Charles M. Schulz Theatre. It...
On August 17, Dark Harbor began to materialize on its territory outside the Queen Mary.
Big-time fun. Small-city charm. Whichever you choose, reserve early. And keep an eye out for falling fish.
Nothing looks so inviting after a long day at a theme park like the on-site hotel--like the plush couches and fireplaces in the lobby of the Grand Californian at Disneyland, or the cloud of refined chocolate that seems to waft out of Hotel Hershey.
Great Wolf Lodge is not the place for grandparents to bemoan the days when we would pass a summer day with a stick and the sprinkler in the back yard. This venue will get you up to speed on the breakneck pace that childhood travels at these days.
Take it from , founder of the Theme Park Guy -- an elaborate website that details his travels to worldwide theme parks--that empty parks are the place to be. Here he advised us on 8 of the world's emptiest theme parks.