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Unbuilt Theme Parks: Space City USA, Beastly Kingdom And more

The best time to be a theme-park thrill seeker is now. In today’s world there is no shortage of amazing parks with even more amazing... The post Unbuilt Theme Parks: Space City USA, Beastly Kingdom And more appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 2nd, 2019

Disney to re-imagine this iconic Magic Kingdom ride

The Splash Mountain attraction at The Walt Disney Co.'s Magic Kingdom and Disneyland theme parks in Orlando and California is getting a new look. The theme park giant, via its Disney Parks Blog, announced it will "reimagine" the rides after the Di.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2020

Tampa, Hillsborough County approve Busch Gardens, Adventure Island reopening plans

Screams from roller coasters and growls from animals will soon be heard by Busch Gardens' patrons as the Tampa theme park has won reopening approval from the city and Hillsborough County. Theme parks have been closed since mid-March due to the co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2020

The future of Disney theme parks after the shutdowns — empty seats on Space Mountain and NO hugs from Cinderella

Shanghai Disneyland is set to open again on May 11, and its reopening provides a glimpse of what Americans might see when they can begin visiting theme parks again in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2020

What Disneyland and Walt Disney World could be like when they reopen after coronavirus shutdowns — empty seats on Space Mountain and no hugs from Cinderella

Shanghai Disneyland is set to open again on May 11, and its reopening provides a glimpse of what Americans might see when they can begin visiting theme parks again in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 6th, 2020

City to close 40 miles of streets to cars, mostly near parks

New York City will close 40 miles of streets to cars, mostly near parks, to expand the amount of space that pedestrians have to keep social distance, Mayor Bill de Blasio said. The ultimate goal... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 27th, 2020

Disney"s Polynesian Village Resort is one of the oldest hotels at Walt Disney World, but also one of the most exciting thanks to a clever theme, great on-site amenities, and a location right near the parks

  Disney's Polynesian Village Resort is one of the most popular choices for families visiting Walt Disney World, not only for its close proximity to the Magic Kingdom, but for the exotic, tropical touches that make it feel like a far-flu.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 11th, 2020

Here"s how Disney"s Animal Kingdom plans to tap into holiday crowds this year (Video)

Walt Disney World likes to add a little extra pixie dust to its theme parks during the holiday season — and it sprinkled quite a bit of extra magic on Disney's Animal Kingdom this year in an effort to woo more tourists through its gates in the c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2019

Disney creators break down Animal Kingdom"s new holiday nighttime show

The Walt Disney Co. was built on bringing characters to life, and its theme parks continue to keep that legacy alive with its projection shows. One of those shows will premiere on Nov. 8 at Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park in Orlando as part o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2019

City parks piggyback on infrastructure

With land scarce, green space is being built into needs like transit hubs and power stations. But the projects come with challenges......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2019

Six Flags to buy back Darien Lake

For the second time in its history, Darien Lake Theme Park will be owned by Six Flags Entertainment Corp. The Kansas City-based Six Flags will acquire Darien Lake along with theme parks in Phoenix, Houston and Oklahoma City. All are owned by EPR P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Hong Kong Disneyland closes again as coronavirus cases increase

Walt Disney Co. said it would again close the Hong Kong Disneyland theme park, less than a month after it reopened, amid an increase of new coronavirus cases in the city, in a new setback for the entertainment company......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2020

"Halftime Report" Traders Share Their Thoughts On Netflix, Disney And ViacomCBS

On CNBC's "Fast Money Halftime Report," Jim Lebenthal said there's more room for Walt Disney's (NYSE: DIS) theme parks and studios to re-open and each of those should be positive for the st read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 13th, 2020

Coronavirus rages in Orange County, but don"t tell that to Disney fans

Though the Anaheim theme parks remain closed, the Downtown Disney shopping district reopened this week to large crowds of Disney fans eager to return.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 10th, 2020

Brooklyn coworking space entered 2020 with plans to expand. Now, it"s shutting down

“You have a global pandemic with the epicenter being New York City. It's a large thing that's very far outside your control," the CEO and co-founder said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2020

4 Fintech Startups Changing The Game In NYC

As this year’s Benzinga Global Fintech Awards ceremony approaches, we're featuring some of the next disruptors in the financial technology space. Here are four more New York City startups poised to make a splash in the sector. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 8th, 2020

Brother Justus Whiskey Co. plans new Northeast Minneapolis distillery and cocktail room

Minneapolis-based craft distillery Brother Justus Whiskey Co. is moving out of the basement and into its own space overlooking Columbia Park near the city’s northern border.  The six-year-old company on Monday announced a signed lease with M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2020

Retail space nearly completed in prime spot in Triad city

The space, which is available, is on a rapidly filling corridor......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2020

Westerville restaurant switching brands, expanding menu

A Westerville restaurant is converting to a new brand. Columbus-based City Brands is changing its The Wine Bistro at 925 N. State St. into Napa Kitchen + Bar. The new restaurant will open Thursday. The space went through a light remodel. The compa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2020

Grocers are hunting for space for new stores across New York City, brokerage exec says

Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Amazon and more are looking to open new locations around the five boroughs, a Cushman & Wakefield executive says......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2020

Manhattan hotels pitch rooms for office space with travel frozen

New York City hotels, struggling to navigate the pandemic economy, are doing anything they can to drum up business. For the NoMo Soho, that means pitching its rooms to workers stuck at home. The... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2020