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Sunday, June 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2021 Brings Dragon Slayer to Adventureland »
The Altoona, Iowa, theme park’s Dragon roller coaster has been dismantled. In its place will be Dragon Slayer . En...
Thursday, June 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Indiana Beach Ready to Reopen »
Indiana Beach, Monticello, Indiana, is only days away from making its comeback. The 94-year-old amusement park, locat...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kennywood Cancels 2020 Fall Fantasy Festival, Phantom Fright Nights and Happy Hauntings »
The COVID-19 virus outbreak has forced Kennywood to cancel its top end-of-season attractions this year: Fall Fantasy Festi...
Thursday, June 18, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Orion to Open at Kings Island »
Kings Island, Mason, Ohio has announced a July 2 opening for season pass holders and a July 12 opening for single-day tick...
Thursday, June 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Candymonium To Debut July 3 »
Hersheypark, Hershey, Pennsylvania, is getting ready to reopen and with it, Candymonium . The Bolliger & Mabillard h...

ACE 360
Saturday, July 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Gets The Boot! »
NOTE: The planned trip to Italy in 2020 has been deferred until a later date. Japan, Mexico, England, Wales, Hungary...
Sunday, May 24, 2020   (2 Comments - view/add)
ACE Cares - Members Volunteer for Give Kids The World »
During 2019, many ACE members participated in Coasting for Kids events across the country to celebrate their successful...
Friday, February 21, 2020   (6 Comments - view/add)
Take a Dive on Texas Stingray »
Photo: John Chen. View full-sized image . Photo: Jay Jacobs. View full-sized image . SeaWorld San...
Thursday, November 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IAAPA Expo 2019 Complete Coverage »
Photo: Jay Jacobs. View full-sized image . The annual International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractio...
Friday, October 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE - Ride With Us Podcast: Are You Listening? »
American Coaster Enthusiasts is excited to announce the launch of our all new podcast! Each month this podcast will offer...

ACE News Articles
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Coaster Con at Home: A Huge Success in Connecting ACEers While Apart »
Thursday Group Shot Screenshot: Jeffrey Seifert. View full-sized image . Coaster Con at Home offered ACE memb...
15 hours from now   (0 Comments - view/add)
Adventureland Announces Dragon Slayer »
The two former loops of Dragon now hang banners promoting the upcoming Dragon Slayer . All photos by Tom Nickerson. Vi...
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The Industry Reopens: What Can Guests Expect? »
All photos by Robert Ulrich. View full-sized image . A significant number of amusement parks and theme parks ha...
Friday, June 19, 2020   (2 Comments - view/add)
Nuts & Bolts - May-June 2020 »
h6 { font-size: 16px; color: #353535; } POSTED JUNE 19 Joyland Park Hit by Sand Storm...
Friday, June 19, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Construction Zone - May-June 2020 »
Aquaman Power Wave , Six Flags Over Texas Many of the new-for-2020 coaster projects were put on hold in March with t...