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Wednesday, August 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Multiple Park Closures and Early Closings for the 2020 Season »
The following parks have announced that they will not operate for the remaining 2020 season: Six Flags Hurricane Harbor...
Friday, July 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seabreeze Amusement Park to Remain Closed for 2020 »
Seabreeze Amusement Park in Rochester, New York, has announced it will not be opening this summer owing to the COVID-19 pa...
Monday, July 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2020 Covered Bridge & Arts Festival at Knoebels Cancelled »
The Facebook page of Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania, reported today that the Columbia-Montour Visitor...
Thursday, July 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2020 ACE Election Results »
The results of the 2020 election are official. There were 1,287 votes cast in this year’s ACE Election: only 2 (0.2%) were...
Monday, July 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joyland Amusement Park Closes Indefinitely Owing to Weather Damage »
Joyland Amusement Park in Lubbock, Texas, is closed because of severe weather damage from a storm on July 9. Park officia...

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, July 24, 2020   (2 Comments - view/add)
Efteling debuts Max & Moritz, a Double Attraction From Mack Rides »
All Photos Courtesy Efteling. View full-sized image . ACE members who have visited Efteling (Kaatsheuvel, Ne...
Friday, July 24, 2020   (5 Comments - view/add)
Two-fer Connecticut - July 18, 2020 »
Quassy Amusement Park. Photo by Rus Ozana. View full-sized image . Plans for this event began last November. In...
Friday, July 24, 2020   (3 Comments - view/add)
Obituary: Byron Hughes 1966 – 2020 »
Photo from Byron Hughes Collection. View full-sized image . On July 9, Byron Lamar Hughes lost his lifelong...
Friday, July 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fun Fore All Fiesta 2020 »
Photo: Joel Brewton-Riling. View full-sized image . It’s hard to believe, but ACE Western Pennsylvania’s Fun...
Friday, July 17, 2020   (2 Comments - view/add)
Orion Changes the Skyline at Kings Island »
Photo: Derek Perry. View full-sized image . Sometimes they say “it is in the stars"… which is fitting for Orion...