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8 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

Feedback: What did you do for a milestone birthday? - Fri, 22 Aug 2014 PST

For my Golden Birthday I rented the Looff Carousel! I also hired a photographer because I asked my guests to dress up.


Related Topix: Space Needle

13 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

Amusement-park stocks offer a bumpy ride

Call them orcas or call them killer whales - the big mammals helped to sink Seaworld Entertainment Inc. last quarter when their new-found human friends stayed away from the marine theme parks over concerns about the whales' treatment.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Cedar Fair LP

13 hrs ago | Naperville Sun

Donny & Marie bring Vegas to the Paramount

Just like the Energizer bunny, Marie Osmond thrives on work. The veteran entertainer called from her Las Vegas dressing room the other day, to share her thoughts about the world of music today - and her excitement about the show she and brother Donny Osmond are bringing to the Paramount Theatre in Aurora for seven performances Aug. 27 to Aug. 31.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Donny Osmond, Marie Osmond, Country, Entertainment, Television, Marie, NutriSystem

17 hrs ago | News Times

Mishaps prompt questions about Washington ferries

In this Jan. 3, 2011 file photo, the state ferry MV Wenatchee sails across Elliott Bay out of Seattle and past the Space Needle as the Cascade Mountains are seen behind.


Related Topix: us Travel, Seattle Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Space Needle

21 hrs ago | Live Design Online

How'd They Do That? Marvel Universe Live Projection Gear List Released

Marvel Universe Live features some expertise video content and systems design by Bob Bonniol of MODE Studios, and facilitated by d3 Technologies.


Related Topix: Feld Entertainment, Marvel Entertainment, Toys, Marvel Enterpries

Yesterday | Business Journal

The circus has a new winter home: Port Manatee

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced that it will make Port Manatee its winter home for the next decade.


Related Topix: Feld Entertainment, Palmetto, FL, Bradenton, FL

Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil Dances Its Way from San...

In celebration of the band's first and only visit, cast members from LOVE took the same route the Fab Four did 50 years ago by taking a Southwest flight from while travelers arriving from all over the globe were treated to surprise performances from the critically acclaimed show inside McCarran's Terminal 1 baggage claim.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Cirque du Soleil, Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Transportation, us Travel, North America Travel, THQ, Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Travel, Video Games

Thu Aug 21, 2014


NY: Will a Legoland for New York Become Reality?

File this one under "wait and see," but there's some evidence that a new theme park could be coming to the greater New York City area.


Related Topix: Six Flags, Thiells, NY, Haverstraw, NY, Travel

Grist Magazine

How a Koch brother is combating climate change at a coal mine

What do Bill Koch, the Aspen Skiing Company, and environmentalists all have in common? Nothing, right? Actually, they're all supporting the deployment of technology that cuts down on greenhouse gas emissions and produces some cheap, relatively clean energy.


Related Topix: Aspen Skiing Company, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Somerset, CO

Business Journal

Cedar Fair adding giant coaster to Carowinds

Carowinds announced today development plans for a $50 million park makeover that includes construction of a new roller coaster, Fury 325 - that it is calling the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster.


Related Topix: Cedar Fair LP


New Digital Experiences at Seattle Space Needle

Have you been toying with learning code? Make yourself more valuable as a designer with this first step into coding with HOW expert, Patrick McNeil.


Related Topix: Space Needle, CPU, Science / Technology, University of Washington, Cameras

The Jersey Journal

Cirque du Soleil Varekai enchants audiences at Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall

Cirque du Soleil Varekai is a show for the whole family that features an international cast of 51 performers from 18 different nationalities with top level acrobatic and performance skills.


Related Topix: Cirque du Soleil, Atlantic City, NJ

Wed Aug 20, 2014

New York Post

Inside the luxurious a Fifty Shades of Greya apartment building

You wouldn't call the Space Needle asking about their weekend room rates, but I know a guy who lives in another famous Seattle building that - thanks to a certain movie trailer based on a certain popular novel about kinky sex - is once again turning away tourists mistaking it for a hotel.


Related Topix: Space Needle, us Travel, Seattle Travel, North America Travel, Travel, 2012, Gliese Games, Video Games

Jake Miller, Hot Chelle Rae to perform at Six Flags New England on Sunday

Jake Miller arrives at the iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party on June 27, 2014, at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach in Miami Beach, Fla.


Related Topix: Six Flags, Hot Chelle Rae, Pop/Rock, Agawam, MA, Entertainment

Six Flags Entertainment Corp (SIX) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.47

Six Flags Entertainment Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 20th, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports.


Related Topix: Six Flags

Cedar Fair, L.P. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.70

Cedar Fair, L.P. announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 19th, Analyst Ratings reports.


Related Topix: Cedar Fair LP

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Weight Watchers International major shareholder Purchases $1,209,814 in Stock

Weight Watchers International major shareholder S.A. Westend bought 51,790 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction dated Friday, August 15th.


Related Topix: Weight Watchers International, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Golf World

Deal of the Week: Fall savings at Southern California's La Costa

The weather in San Diego is ideal any time of year, but fall is especially nice.


Related Topix: La Costa Resort and Spa

The New Zealand Herald

Roll up, roll up, the circus is in town

Cirque du Soleil members, in black, join in a haka to celebrate the arrival of their show Totem.


Related Topix: Cirque du Soleil

RV Business

NERVDA Holds RV Show At Amusement Park

The New England RV Dealers Association is launching a new event that will be held in the main parking lot of Six Flags New England starting Thursday , and running through Sunday.


Related Topix: Kent County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Six Flags, Springfield, MA


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