| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:07 AM
You know fall is creeping closer when Busch Gardens Williamsburg starts hyping its ever-popular Howl-O-Scream attraction. This year's Halloween fright fest will begin Sept. 13 and continue through Oct. 27.
What's new this year? Countries are being...
| May 2, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA will offer a Two-Park Summer Fun Pass for $99, representatives announced Thursday.
The pass allows unlimited admission through Sept. 2, much like the Busch Gardens Fun Pass or Water Country USA's...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:48 PM
It's time for a friendly reminder that Manta, the newest coaster at SeaWorld Orlando, will be featured in an episode of the new “Insane Coaster Wars” series on the Travel Channel this Sunday. The episode airs at 9:30 p.m. It's the second ...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The smooth, quick and quiet Manta family coaster that debuted over Memorial Day weekend at SeaWorld San Diego is just the type of thrilling ride the marine park sorely needs.
PHOTOS: Manta roller coaster at SeaWorld San Diego
The knock on the sea...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 8:08 AM
It's time for a friendly reminder that Manta, the newest coaster at SeaWorld Orlando, will be featured in an episode of the new "Insane Coaster Wars" series on the Travel Channel this Sunday.
The episode airs at 9:30 p.m. It's the second "Insane Coaster...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Kings Island and Cedar Point are the most popular seasonal amusement parks in the U.S., according to a report issued by the Theme Entertainment Association.
Both parks, owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment of Sandusky, Ohio, saw a slight rise in...
| Jul 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
More evidence of Harry Potter's magic for Universal Orlando: Islands of Adventure was voted best theme park and Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey was voted best new ride by riders of ThemeParkInsider.com. Islands bested Busch Gardens Williamsburg...
| May 20, 2010
America began in the 17th century when John Smith and his globe-trotting troupe of Europeans landed on the shore of the James River in what would become James City County. Still there are the remains of the original English settlement on Jamestown...
| May 20, 2010
If you think you'll be bored in Hampton Roads, try a few of these
American Rover. Sightseeing and party cruises on a tall ship. Narrated sailings and dinner cruises daily, rain or shine. Cruising mid-April through late October. Reservations encouraged....
| Mar 28, 2011
| 5:30 AM
At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2012, but then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are being teased in elaborate marketing campaigns.
| Nov 12, 2010
| 9:44 AM
It already feels as if 2011 is shaping up as a tweener ye
ar for new rides and attractions at U.S. theme parks.
Last year saw the blockbuster debuts of Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal's Islands of Adventure in Florida and the "World of...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 5:34 AM
Reporting from Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey--
Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, N.J., has a long and winding roller coaster history that's filled with as many twists and turns as the amusement park's many record-breaking rides....