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Tuesday, February 18, 2020   (14 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...
Tuesday, February 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hersheypark Places Final Candymonium Track Piece »
On February 15, 2020, Hersheypark placed the final track piece for its 15th roller coaster, Candymonium . The Bolliger...
Friday, January 17, 2020   (3 Comments - view/add)
Kings Island’s Orion Opening Date »
The newest addition to Kings Island’s lineup of roller coasters is set to open this spring. Opening day for the 364...
Wednesday, December 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
TRON Lightcycles on Display at Magic Kingdom Park »
A pair of Lightcycles just raced their way into Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom, Orlando, Florida, giving guests the opportu...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
West Coast Racers Nearly Ready to Race »
Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia, California, experienced production and construction delays, which caused West Coast R...

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...
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...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 ACE Preservation Conference »
The 2019 ACE Preservation Conference will take place May 10 – 12, 2019. A distinction in this particular event is a mix of...

ACE News Articles
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Construction Zone - January-February 2020 »
POSTED FEBRUARY 21 ACE takes a quick look at construction of some of the year’s most anticipated rides — and 2021!....
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Indiana Beach and Fantasy Island Rides Up for Sale; Parks Closing »
Photo: Tim Baldwin. View full-sized image . Reports that started becoming known in mid-February were pretty tou...
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ACE Eastern Pennsylvania: Eastcoaster »
Attendees of Eastcoaster got a glimpse of Chocolate Town and Candymonium. Photo: Melinda Gaspari. View full-sized image...
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Cheri Armstrong — ACE’s Newest Honorary Member »
Photo: Courtesy The Armstrong Collection. View full-sized image . At the recent Eastcoaster event on February 1...
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ACE Member Coaster Milestones - January-February 2020 »
Posted February 21 100 — Ty Hodge, Wonder Woman Golden Lasso Coaster. View full-sized image . 2...