Stories from April 2010

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April 1, 2010, 7:27 AM

2010 Best Roller Coaster in America: Apollo's Chariot [Bolliger & Mabillard Mega] vs. The Voyage [The Gravity Group]

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April 1, 2010, 8:49 AM

2010 Best Theme Park Movie in America: Mickey's PhilharMagic vs. It's Tough to be a Bug!

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April 1, 2010, 9:59 AM

2010 Best Theme Park Live Show in America: Fantasmic! vs. Festival of the Lion King

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April 1, 2010, 10:44 AM

2010 Best Themed Ride in America: Disneyland's Pirates of the Caribbean vs. Disneyland's Haunted Mansion

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April 1, 2010, 12:52 PM

Another bus incident at Walt Disney World

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April 1, 2010, 5:01 PM

Congratulations to 2010 Best Theme Park Attraction bracket winners

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April 2, 2010, 7:07 AM

Intimidator 305 debuts at Kings Dominion

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April 2, 2010, 7:21 AM

The 2010 Best Theme Park Ride and the Best Theme Park Show in America

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April 4, 2010, 9:56 PM

Wrapping up the 2010 Best Theme Park Attraction Tournament

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April 5, 2010, 7:57 AM

2010 Best Theme Park Attraction final: Fantasmic! vs The Voyage

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April 5, 2010, 10:19 AM

Theme park cast member stories: The sickest place on Earth

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April 6, 2010, 7:45 AM

Cedar Fair ends buyout deal

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April 6, 2010, 9:18 AM

What's new on the discussion board: Summer trip planning, plus Intimidator vs. Intimidator 305


April 6, 2010, 2:34 PM

Getting hungry for theme parks?

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April 7, 2010, 9:12 AM

Canada's largest water park to debut June 7

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April 7, 2010, 11:50 AM

What would you do? Creating a new restaurant for the Six Flags theme parks

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April 8, 2010, 8:05 AM

DCL's Disney Dream will feature restaurant Remy with menu by dream team of international chefs

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April 8, 2010, 10:27 AM

Looking for tips to plan a great theme park vacation?

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April 8, 2010, 2:04 PM

The 2000s were the decade of the roller coaster. Can dark rides come back in the 2010s?

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April 8, 2010, 2:50 PM

New video of Universal's Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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April 8, 2010, 9:17 PM

Vote of the week: What's on your funnel cake?

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April 11, 2010, 11:10 PM

The approaching Orlando tourism renaissance

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April 11, 2010, 11:43 PM

Theme park cast member stories: An unexpected gift

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April 13, 2010, 2:17 PM

What's new on the discussion board: SoCal vs. Orlando, plus The Onion's new Six Flags roller coaster


April 13, 2010, 4:16 PM

Disney's California Adventure - April 2010 construction update

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April 13, 2010, 10:06 PM

Fans petition Busch Gardens to return the tunnel effects to the Loch Ness Monster coaster

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April 14, 2010, 10:58 AM

What would you do? Staging a new production for Universal Hollywood's Castle Theater

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April 14, 2010, 8:12 PM

Looking for a job in a theme park?

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April 15, 2010, 10:33 AM

Disneyland dining review: 'Yes' on the chowder and curry, 'No' on the barbecue

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April 15, 2010, 12:53 PM

Harry Potter filmmakers talk about Universal Orlando's new 'Wizarding World' land

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April 15, 2010, 10:55 PM

Vote of the week: 'Hidden' hotel fees

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April 17, 2010, 3:09 PM

When will Europe start flying again?

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April 19, 2010, 9:33 AM

Theme park cast member stories: The Walt Disney World stroller police

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April 19, 2010, 9:37 PM

A look into the Queen Victoria Room at Walt Disney World's Victoria & Albert's

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April 20, 2010, 10:34 AM

This week's Theme Park Apprentice vote: Themed restaurants

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April 20, 2010, 2:24 PM

What's new on the discussion board: Visiting Orlando during a holiday, and the view from Cedar Point


April 20, 2010, 10:55 PM

Who'll be the the first to try the Platform 9 3/4 gag at Harry Potter?

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April 21, 2010, 1:17 PM

What would you do? Shamu, part two

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April 22, 2010, 11:40 AM

What's your earliest theme park memory?

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April 22, 2010, 9:24 PM

Vote of the week: Where do you prefer to stay when visiting a theme park?

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April 26, 2010, 8:59 AM

Theme Park Apprentice Challenge 2: Create a Dark Ride

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April 26, 2010, 3:25 PM

SeaWorld parks offer kids' admission ticket for $5

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April 26, 2010, 9:30 PM

Walt Disney theme parks dominate theme park attendance in 2009

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April 27, 2010, 1:17 PM

The making of Busch Gardens' 'Europe in the Air'

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April 27, 2010, 2:42 PM

Visiting Disney in Hollywood, at Disney's Soda Fountain and Studio Store

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April 28, 2010, 9:36 AM

What's new on the discussion board: Discovery Island, Legoland and roadtrips


April 28, 2010, 10:40 AM

Let's be careful out there: How to stay safe at a theme park, and what happens when you don't

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April 28, 2010, 1:46 PM

An insider's look at the new world's fair: Shanghai World Expo 2010

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April 28, 2010, 7:50 PM

Busch Gardens Williamsburg files application for new ride

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April 29, 2010, 11:59 AM

What would you do? Where's the best site in America for a new theme park?

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April 29, 2010, 10:00 PM

Vote of the week: What do you do when severe weather strikes a theme park?

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Top 10 Attendance

  1. Magic Kingdom
  2. Disneyland
  3. Tokyo Disneyland
  4. Tokyo DisneySea
  5. Universal Studios Japan
  6. Disney's Animal Kingdom
  7. Epcot
  8. Shanghai Disneyland
  9. Disney's Hollywood Studios
  10. Chimelong Ocean Kingdom