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Wednesday, May 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Adventureland Replacing Dragon Roller Coaster »
Dragon is coming down. While the gates are closed to the public at Adventureland, Altoona, Iowa, construction crews are h...
Thursday, April 23, 2020   (3 Comments - view/add)
Indiana Beach Under New Ownership »
Gene Staples, who lives in the Chicago area, is now president of Indiana Beach Holdings, LLC, and the new owner of the 94-...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Boarding School To Be Built On Upper Clements Park Lands »
The province of Nova Scotia, Canada, spent $23 million to build Upper Clements Park in 1989. The park was operated private...
Friday, March 13, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Coronavirus Precautions to Close Parks »
Universal Orlando Resort in Florida will be closed beginning Sunday night, March 15, 2020, until the end of the month in a...
Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ANNOUNCEMENT: ACE’s 2020 International Trip Deferred »
ACE officials have been watching the disturbing news concerning the worldwide outbreak of the coronavirus, which on Februa...

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
Friday, June 5, 2020   (6 Comments - view/add)
Signs of Life Return to the Industry »
Wildcat — Frontier City Photo: Tim Baldwin. View full-sized image . There is no doubt that the world is living t...
Friday, May 29, 2020   (8 Comments - view/add)
Obituary: Ann Marie Robinson 1949 - 2020 »
Photo: B. Derek Shaw. View full-sized image . Longtime ACE member Ann Marie Robinson passed away on May 11, age...
Friday, May 29, 2020   (3 Comments - view/add)
Iowa’s Adventureland Retires Dragon, Hints at 2021 »
Photo: Tim Baldwin. View full-sized image . Adventureland (Altoona, Iowa) is more than halfway through the proc...
Friday, May 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pacific Park Revs Up a New Spin on Santa Monica West Coaster »
Photo: Bobby Nagy. View full-sized image . Pacific Park in Santa Monica, California, has been featured in numerou...
Sunday, May 17, 2020   (2 Comments - view/add)
Nuts & Bolts - May-June 2020 »
h6 { font-size: 16px; color: #353535; } POSTED MAY 17 Legoland New York delays its opening to 202...