California Theme Parks are Reopening!
In another sign that our world is inching back to normal, California theme parks are announcing that they are reopening this month. That’s the good news. The bad news is that they will be opening to California residents only for a short while before the rest of us can visit. According to the State of California requirements, only “in-state visitors” may make a purchase and/or reservation at the current time and proof of residency may be required upon entrance. Each park will have a smaller limited capacity as well. Read more >>>
Disneyland Resort’s New Marvel “Land” and Other Updates
Following the footsteps of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Disneyland, Avengers Campus mixes a lot of new interactive experiences alongside new rides. According to Disney, Avengers Campus is dedicated to “discovering, recruiting and training the next generation of Super Heroes” and will open June 4, 2021. Super heroes of all ages are invited to team up with the Avengers to live out their super hero dreams and despite the fates that some of the Marvel characters faced during the Infinity War, they are all here. Read More >>>
Park Hopper has Returned to Walt Disney World
While we are still waiting for Disneyland to reopen, her sister theme park resort, Walt Disney World is still opening in phases and has announced that the Park Hopper Option has returned. Essentially this means, those who purchase a Park Hopper ticket can visit more than one WDW theme park per day. At this time, a park reservation is not required after the first park, however, reservation requirements are subject to change. Park Hopper hours will start at 2 p.m. each day and end at the park’s scheduled close time.
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‘Pets’ Go ‘Off the Leash’ at Universal Studios Hollywood
While the buzz this year at Universal Studios Hollywood is all about the new Jurassic World upgrade, the theme park has also announced a new project opening next summer: The Secret Life of Pets: Off the Leash!, whose title is quite the mouthful. Based on the 2016 animated blockbuster and its sequel coming the theaters on June 7, 2019, Off the Leash will turn park guests into stray puppies looking for a home. They will join up with Max, Snowball, Gidget, Chloe and Duke, along with a host of other animal friends on the adventure. Read More >>>
It’s a Whole New [Jurassic World] at Universal Studios Hollywood
Universal Studios Hollywood has been coy with information on the opening date of the new Jurassic World – The Ride opening “sometime” this summer. However, the theme park has spilled some new information about the upgraded Jurassic Park attraction in recent weeks as seen in the TV spot where pandemonium disrupts several elaborate film productions underway on Universal Studios’ bustling movie studio backlot, sending cast and crew running for their lives. As panic and chaos ensue, the source is revealed: Jurassic World’s unstoppable Tyrannosaurus rex tramples her way (did we know that Rex was female?) across sets and sound stages. Read More >>>
Silverwood Theme Park
Why Silverwood Theme Park is Worth the Drive
If you are unfamiliar with Northern Idaho, you might find it odd that the town of Athol is home to the 413-acre theme park known as Silverwood. Unlike most tourist traps, it pretty much stands by itself. You’re driving along highway 95 and all of a sudden you’ll see a glimpse of a wooden roller coaster out in the distance. As you get closer, you find that this is a world you had no idea existed. Read More >>>