theme park

Nickelodeon Universe
American Dream via CNN
CNN
October 21, 2019 - 10:39 am
Nickelodeon Universe, which at 8.5 acres will be the largest indoor theme park in North America, will open on Oct. 25 at the American Dream mall in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Read more here.
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Six Flags Great Adventure
Courtesy of Six Flags Great Adventure
John McDevitt
June 12, 2019 - 5:23 pm
JACKSON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Next time you go to Six Flags Great Adventure, you'll be helping the park reduce its carbon footprint from the second you park your car. The Jackson Township, New Jersey amusement park has installed its own 23.5-megawatt solar farm, and the park is almost...
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Disney firefirghters
John Raoux/AP
May 31, 2019 - 5:20 pm
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Firefighters for Walt Disney World's private government say they're understaffed and that poses a safety risk as the Florida theme park resort grows even bigger with this year's openings of a new Star Wars land and air gondolas. "We just don't have enough firefighters...
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Star Wars theme park
Lucas Films via CNN
March 08, 2019 - 6:39 am
By David G. Allan, CNN (CNN) -- "Adventure. Heh! Excitement. A Jedi craves not these things," Yoda instructs Luke Skywalker in "The Empire Strikes Back." But theme park guests do crave those things. And if they're "Star Wars" fans, they crave a kind of travel excitement that is as canonical as it...
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SeaWorld
AP Photo/John Raoux, File
August 08, 2018 - 5:51 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — SeaWorld Entertainment is eliminating 125 positions, despite recent increases in attendance and revenue. The theme park company announced the cuts Tuesday. Interim CEO John Reilly noted in the company's earnings report Monday that the company had identified $50 million of "...
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