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Friday, May 17, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Heide Park Wooden Colossos Reopens »
The Colossos wooden roller coaster, which originally opened in 2001 at Heide Park Resort (Soltau, Lower Saxony, Germany)...
Friday, May 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ceremony Designates Camden Park’s Big Dipper as ACE Roller Coaster Landmark »
On Sunday, May 12, the 2019 ACE Preservation Conference concluded on a high note. The successful event found first-time vi...
Friday, May 17, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Obituary: Mike Helt, 1951 - 2019 »
Long time ACE member Mike Helt recently passed after a long and severe bout with cancer. A graduate of Warwick High School...
Friday, May 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Northern California: Beach Boardwalk Bonanza »
On April 13, 2019, nearly 70 ACE members and their guests gathered at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk for the 2019 Beach Bo...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
There’s Gold in Them Thar Hills! Yukon Striker Sets the Bar »
On May 3, Canada’s Wonderland (Vaughan, Ontario) opened the world’s newest Bolliger & Mabillard (B&M) dive coaster — Yuko...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hakugei Storms Nagashima Spa Land »
From White Cyclone to “White Whale” in little more than a year’s time! How did Hakugei , the “White Whale” that replace...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
From The President - May-June 2019 »
I am always thankful for any opportunities my ACE membership provides during the year. This becomes very interesting durin...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Frederick Ingersoll Historical Marker Dedicated at Kennywood »
On March 8, 2018, just two days before an Executive Committee (EC) meeting, an appeal was made to consider a donation (aro...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
ACE Canada: NEB’s Fun World »
The ACE Canada region does not have the good fortune of large numbers of ACE members, but that does not stop it from seeki...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nuts & Bolts - May-June 2019 »
h6 { font-size: 16px; color: #353535; } Green Lantern ’s Light Goes Out Six Flags Magic Mountain (...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Kentucky Flyer Clear for Take-off »
Everything was lining up for take-off. All the finishing touches were being finalized in the area. Social media ran posts...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tigris Running Wild at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay »
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Florida) unleashed Tigris April 17 to annual passholders and officially to the general public o...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (3 Comments - view/add)
Six Flags renews a big perk for 2019 »
Six Flags Entertainment is once again making its very generous offer to ACE members. Each member will receive one free adm...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
March Executive Committee Meeting Highlights »
The Executive Committee met March 9-10, 2019, in Dallas, Texas. Listed below are some of the meeting highlights: Ass...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Mid-Atlantic: Coasting for Kids Kicks Off 2019 at Busch Gardens Williamsburg »
Coasting for Kids is back for 2019 and what success it is already having! Busch Gardens Williamsburg (Virginia) was the f...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc. Manufacturer’s Award »
PTCI accepting nominations for “Spirit of ACE” It’s that time of year. Coaster Con is right around the corner and PT...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Copperhead Strike Debuts as 2019’s First Big Coaster »
Straddling the state line of North and South Carolina, Carowinds is getting a lot of love from parent company Cedar Fair t...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
From The President - April 2019 »
With this issue we’re saying goodbye to the experience of opening up the mailbox to find the latest edition of ACE News...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Conservation Corner - April 2019 »
Camden Park Big Dipper Named ACE Roller Coaster Landmark Nestled along the Ohio River valley in Huntington, West Virg...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Eastern Pennsylvania: Eastcoaster 2019 »
Along with the freezing cold at Hersheypark for the beginning of 2019’s Eastcoaster came some unexpected good news: Februa...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Western Pennsylvania: CoasterBash! XXX »
CoasterBash! is all about western Pennsylvania’s parks, coasters and personalities — past, present and future. Again held...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Nuts & Bolts - April 2019 »
h6 { font-size: 16px; color: #353535; } Busch Teases Record-Breaking Coaster as 2019 Addition Nears Op...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
ACE Member Coaster Riding Milestones - April 2019 »
500 — Dan Uroff, Children Coaster. View full-sized image . 700 — Justin An, Raging Spirits. View full-sized...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Universal Reveals Limited Details on New Orlando Coaster »
Although guests have been able to physically see the roller coaster construction around the Hogsmeade area of the Wizardin...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Western Great Lakes: No Coaster Con 2019 »
Bright and early on January 20, 2019, at 8 a.m., 125 attendees and 25 presenters gathered at the Hyatt Place Hotel in Rose...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Southeast: Winter Warm Up »
A drizzly, cold day awaited 184 ACE members and their guests on February 23, 2019, for the eighth annual Winter Warm Up. T...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE North Central: ACE Day at Nickelodeon Universe »
On a sunny March Minnesota day (March 3, 2019) with a high temp outside of ─10 degrees, 15 ACE members and guests made the...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE South Central: Fiesta Fest »
The good times were rolling during ACE South Central’s Fiesta Fest – Mardi Gras Style held February 23, 2019, at Six Flags...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE New England: The Great Nor’Easter »
Salem, New Hampshire, was the setting for ACE New England’s off-season event, The Great Nor’Easter on February 16, 2019. A...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Canada: No Coasters, Eh?!? »
ACE attendees (13 from Ontario and two from nearby New York State) had a wonderful day in Niagara Falls on January 19. No...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACE Mid-Atlantic: Mountainfest »
On March 3, cold temperatures and snow on the ground didn’t prevent 14 ACE members visiting from five states for this annu...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Membership Database Update »
ACE will be consolidating some fields soon and is asking every member to take a moment to review their online profile. To...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Construction Zone - April 2019 »
ISLANDS OF ADVENTURE HAGRID'S MAGICAL CREATURES MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE Photo: Courtesy Attractions Magazine. View...
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Carnival Cruise Line Puts A Roller Coaster Onboard »
Enthusiasts can be a snobby lot on occasion. Obviously not the norm, but at times the “I’ve done it all” attitude can snea...
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SeaWorld San Diego starts off 2019 with a 2020 announcement — a B&M! »
Barely before enthusiasts could get excited about upcoming coasters for the 2019 season, SeaWorld San Diego surprised the...

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