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April 1, 2009, 7:10 AM

2009 Best Ride in America Tournament: final eight round-up and wrap-up

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April 1, 2009, 9:52 AM

Busch Gardens, SeaWorld auctioning VIP tours and more for wildlife charity

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April 1, 2009, 10:09 AM

New Walt Disney museum to debut in San Francisco this fall

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April 1, 2009, 9:06 PM

Another theme park movie? 'Adventureland' hits theaters Friday

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April 2, 2009, 6:55 AM

2009 Best Ride in America Tournament: Griffon, Apollo's Chariot, Mummy and Maverick

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April 2, 2009, 1:32 PM

Six Flags to hold 2nd Annual Walk in the Parks Event Across the US

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April 2, 2009, 1:33 PM

2009 Best Ride in America Tournament: Spider-Man, Hulk, Millennium Force and Everest

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April 3, 2009, 7:04 AM

2009 Best Ride in America Tournament: the semifinals

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April 3, 2009, 12:16 PM

Many openings at theme parks this weekend

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April 5, 2009, 9:58 AM

Walt Disney Co. cuts 1,900 theme park jobs over the past six weeks

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April 6, 2009, 6:47 AM

2009 Best Ride in America Tournament: the final

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April 6, 2009, 1:18 PM

First look at menus for Disney's Sanaa restaurant at Animal Kingdom Lodge

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April 6, 2009, 6:45 PM

Misadventures in travel writing

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April 7, 2009, 9:35 PM

Don't try to understand Knott's Berry Farm; just enjoy what you can

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April 7, 2009, 11:43 PM

Now, it's Universal Orlando in a credit mess

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April 8, 2009, 9:00 AM

Now that's how theme parks should use social media

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April 9, 2009, 9:55 AM

And Hard Rock Park's new name is... Freestyle Music Park?

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April 9, 2009, 12:01 PM

Crowds pack Disney World theme parks for spring break

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April 9, 2009, 2:29 PM

It's official: Six Flags off the New York Stock Exchange

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April 10, 2009, 10:03 AM

Vote of the week: How much would you pay to skip a line?

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April 13, 2009, 10:42 AM

Theme park cast member stories: 'Is that *really* your name?'

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April 13, 2009, 3:25 PM

Got any questions for the creative director of Men in Black: Alien Attack?

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April 13, 2009, 9:22 PM

If you run a theme park, read this

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April 14, 2009, 6:21 PM

A photo tribute to the floorless coaster

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April 15, 2009, 9:34 AM

Doublethink at Six Flags: CEO to get $3 million bonus if amusement park chain goes bankrupt

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April 16, 2009, 9:23 AM

Disney theme parks lead in 2008 annual attendance report

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April 16, 2009, 12:45 PM

First Diamondback ride brings in more than $100,000 for charity

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April 16, 2009, 10:59 PM

Vote the week: Are roller coasters better up front, or in back?

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April 17, 2009, 11:31 PM

Diamondback debuts at Kings Island

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April 20, 2009, 9:28 AM

Walt Disney World water parks join Theme Park Insider

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April 20, 2009, 2:47 PM

Theme park cast member stories: The Florida summer afternoon thunderstorm

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April 21, 2009, 3:43 PM

Dining among the tumbleweeds at Disneyland's Big Thunder Ranch

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April 22, 2009, 10:25 AM

Remember Six Flags New Orleans?

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April 22, 2009, 4:50 PM

Universal Orlando pushes back opening for Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit

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April 22, 2009, 9:19 PM

An insider's Q&A with 'Men in Black Alien Attack' creative director Dave Cobb

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April 23, 2009, 9:03 PM

Planning your theme park vacation: More useful Web links for saving money

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April 24, 2009, 7:58 AM

Vote the week: Favorite theme park snack?

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April 24, 2009, 2:15 PM

Opening menus finalized for Sanaa at Disney's Animal Kingdom

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April 24, 2009, 2:16 PM

Disneyland one-ups the 2fer with 3-Day Summer Fun Pass


April 26, 2009, 10:53 PM

Theme park cast member stories: When nature calls....

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April 27, 2009, 3:51 PM

First photos of Disney World's Sanaa restaurant

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April 27, 2009, 3:53 PM

New construction photos of Universal Studios Florida's Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit coaster

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April 28, 2009, 11:39 AM

Silver Dollar City - Trip Report and Review

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April 28, 2009, 2:08 PM

Theme parks face impact from potential epidemic

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April 29, 2009, 12:04 PM

Turn on, sneak in, and get kicked out at SeaWorld Orlando

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April 30, 2009, 1:26 PM

Theme park deals, discounts and promo codes for May 2009

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April 30, 2009, 1:34 PM

Manta soft opening starts Tues., May 5*

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