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Sunday, November 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Want to Know What Happens to Wood Coasters in the Off Season? »
Here's Kennywood’s Jack Rabbit Off-Season Care The 2019 operating season has ended at Kennywood in West M...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fun Spot America Kissimmee Adding Fourth Coaster »
Fun Spot America Theme Parks is adding more excitement to its Kissimmee, Florida location with the addition of a custom la...
Thursday, October 17, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Two Weekends Remain to Ride Vortex »
There are only two weekends left to take a ride on Kings Island's Vortex before the steel roller coaster retires at the...
Thursday, September 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Stingray Coming to SeaWorld San Antonio »
SeaWorld officials announced its new wooden coaster will be the tallest, longest and fastest ride of its kind in Texas. T...
Thursday, September 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Announce 2020 Coasters »
For the first time in four years, both of these Florida parks will launch new coasters in the same year. Busch Garde...

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, 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   (0 Comments - 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...
Saturday, March 23, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Coasting for Kids Offers 16 Events »
ACEers have a passion for riding roller coasters, so when that passion can help others at the same time, that is the defin...

ACE News Articles
Friday, November 15, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Tales of Schwarzkopfs: Two Sadly Leaving, but Another Celebrating 30 Years »
Photo: Cheri Armstrong. View full-sized image . In October, the government of the Mexican state of Aguascaliente...
Friday, November 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Mid-Atlantic: Play Like a Kid »
Photo: Seth Angelilli. View full-sized image . Play Like a Kid, ACE Mid-Atlantic’s recent event at Fun Land of F...
Friday, November 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Book Review: The Amusement Park Is Rich With Centuries of Research »
The Amusement Park: 900 Years of Thrills and Spills, and the Dreamers and Schemers Who Built Them , by Stephen M. Silverma...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
S&S Introduces Axis — A New Concept in Steel Coasters »
Photo: Tim Baldwin. View full-sized image . When tubular steel coasters introduced inversions in 1975, the marke...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
ACE South Central: Fright Bash »
Photo: David Lipnicky. View full-sized image . On a beautiful, hot, sunny San Antonio day, Fright Bash was held...