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New Six Flags for North Carolina?

New Six Flags?

From Fran Emory
Posted August 21, 2006 at 12:07 PM
There is a rumor flying around in Raleigh NC that Six Flags has purchased land in Johnston County NC and plans to build a new park. Has anyone heard this elsewhere?

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From Jacob Palmer
Posted August 21, 2006 at 12:31 PM
I have heard nothing, but considering how much Raleigh has grown, it wouldn't shock me, but at the same time, thinking about how poorly the six flags parks have been doing, I would find it kind of odd timing to be building a new park...

From Jake Countiss
Posted August 22, 2006 at 11:27 AM
I hope not. It will be a crappy overpriced park like every Six Flags. I would rather see that idea of another Dollywood coming here that was in another post.

From Christy Shuman
Posted August 22, 2006 at 1:32 PM
I think the idea of a six flags in Raleigh would be awesome, we need a good amusement park in NC instead traveling hours for a little fun, I havent heard anything it but I'm all for it.

From Carey Lynn Holtsclaw
Posted August 22, 2006 at 4:36 PM
I think every town across the country has rumors like this, lol...

"Disney is coming!"

"Six Flags is coming!"


Six Flags has five of its current parks up for sale. The company is not in good enough financial shape to build a new one from the ground up.

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