Hard Rock theme park a go in Myrtle Beach
Written by Robert Niles
Hard Rock International made it official today, announcing construction of its awaited $400-million theme park in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.Tweet
Hard Rock Park, designed to handle a daily capacity of 30,000 guests, will be built on 140 acres on the corner of U.S. 501 and the Intracoastal Waterway.
According to a Hard Rock press release, the park will feature "six unique, custom-designed zones celebrating rock's culture, lifestyle, legends and irreverence.... Hard Rock Park will include more than 40 attractions, a multi-purpose live music amphitheater, shows and state-of-the-art sound systems -- uniquely developed for the project, roller coasters, children's play areas, restaurants, cafes and retail stores."
Construction will begin this spring for a 2008 opening.
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