| May 29, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The weather forecast for Legoland California this summer calls for a 100% chance of getting 100% soaking wet.
PHOTOS: Pirate Reef water ride at Legoland California
The new Pirate Reef water attraction opened over Memorial Day weekend at the Carlsbad...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:45 AM
Real Madrid plans to open a $1 billion soccer-centric theme park on a United Arab Emirates man-made island in January 2015 that celebrates the history, triumphs and hubris of the richest football club in the world.
PHOTOS: Real Madrid Resort Island in...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Hard-core Harry Potter fans who devoured the books, camped out for the movies and trekked through the theme park now have a new way to relive the boy wizard's adventures.
PHOTOS: Making of Harry Potter studio tour
Debuting Saturday, the Making of...
| Jul 4, 2012
The Busch Gardens landscaping team again wins top honors for its hours planting, pruning and weeding. For the 22nd year, the Williamsburg-area theme park has been awarded “The Most Beautiful Park" award by members of the National Amusement Park...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Cedar Point plans to turn the Ohio theme park's Million Dollar Midway into the $6-million Luminosity nighttime spectacular complete with lights, lasers and fireworks tied to a stage performance with DJs, dancers and drummers.
PHOTOS: Luminosity nighttime...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Universal Studios' next new attraction has entered its technical rehearsal stage. Guests at the theme park Sunday saw the first public run-through of "Universal's Cinematic Spectacular: 100 Years of Movie Memories."
Universal has not announced a...
| Dec 29, 2011
Welcome to random ramblings about the year in theme parks and attractions.
•Legoland Florida is a big deal. It's the area's first new full-blown theme park since Universal's Islands of Adventure went up in 1999. But it's going to take some...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:10 AM
Radiator Springs Racers is the kind of ride nobody but Disney can do.
The new $200 million attraction in the 12-acre Cars Land at Disney California Adventure brings to bear all the theme park giant's strengths and abilities: immersive storytelling,...
| May 31, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Cedar Point theme park in Ohio plans to add a $25-million record-setting winged roller coaster in 2013, according to local media reports.
Photos: Winged roller coaster at Cedar Point
The Swiss-based Bolliger & Mabillard Wing Rider, dubbed "CP Alt....
| Jun 2, 2012
| 7:01 AM
China's Jurassic Dream is racing toward a 2013 grand opening with plans to double the size of the dinosaur-centric indoor theme park within three years of the fast-tracked debut.
PHOTOS: Jurassic Dream theme park in China
Designed by Burbank-based...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:05 AM
Like opening the door to Oz, walking into Cars Land at Disney California Adventure is like stepping into a real-life version of the fictional town of Radiator Springs from the 2006 animated movie.
PHOTOS: Preview day | Buena Vista Street | Cars Land | ...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 12:51 PM
I dropped in on one of Universal Studios' technical rehearsals for its upcoming lagoon show called "Universal's Cinematic Spectacular: 100 Years of Movie Memories."
The show officially debuts May 8 (along with Universal's Superstar Parade), but there...