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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...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kings Island Tests Orion »
April 11, 2020, is opening day at Kings Island, Mason, Ohio. The park’s newest roller coaster, Orion , had its first tes...
Tuesday, February 18, 2020   (13 Comments - view/add)
Indiana Beach and Fantasy Island Rides Up for Sale »
It was recently learned that small parks and family entertainment centers were approached with a list of rides for sale fr...

ACE 360
Saturday, July 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Gets The Boot! »
Japan, Mexico, England, Wales, Hungary, Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Spain. Thi...
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...
Sunday, June 16, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Coaster Con 42 »
It’s ACE’s signature event! Coaster Con 42 will take place June 16 - 20, 2019. Coaster fans are already gearing up for a s...

ACE News Articles
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (2 Comments - view/add)
Conservation Corner - March-April 2020 »
Photo: Justin Garvanovic. View full-sized image . Dreamland and Scenic Railway Celebrate 100 Years While...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Mid-Atlantic: Mountainfest »
Photo: Bill Galvin Collection. View full-sized image . A cold breeze on your face and nature around you — 12 A...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (4 Comments - view/add)
Robert “Bob” MacCallum 1937 - 2020 »
Longtime ACE member Robert “Bob” N. MacCallum passed away on March 17, following a short bout with cancer. He had just tur...
Monday, March 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE’s Trip to Italy Postponed »
Over the years, ACE has had event cancellations owing to weather and park closures, and even lost a trip day and a visit t...
Monday, March 16, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Nuts & Bolts - March-April 2020 »
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