Behind the Thrills Staff

John Reilly Steps Down as SeaWorld COO

SeaWorld announced the departure of Chief Operations Officer and former interim CEO John Reilly after the stock market closed on Tuesday. “We thank John for his...

SeaWorld San Diego Plans for Wild Arctic Renovation and Possible Restaurant

SeaWorld San Diego has blown away everyone’s expectations of how fast a theme park can expand in the last few months. In January, the park announced that Mako, a...

Tidal Twister Goes Vertical + SeaWorld San Diego Construction Updates

Lots of new construction updates from SeaWorld San Diego, especially news on Tidal Twister.

SeaWorld San Diego Reports 22% Attendance Increase

For the first time since 2012, SeaWorld San Diego reported an increase in attendance.

SeaWorld San Diego Introduces Expanded Seven Seas Food Festival

SeaWorld San Diego expands its ever-popular food festival with new dishes and themed areas.

New Amphitheater Coming to SeaWorld San Diego + Construction Updates

The Pets Rule stadium will be turned into a venue for upcoming concerts and events.

Multiple San Diego Attractions Succumb to High Winds

Multiple attractions across San Diego were shut down due to high gusts of wind.

Six Flags, Cedar Fair Report Lackluster Attendance Gains in 2018

Six Flags and Cedar Fair release 2018 results.

Busch Gardens Williamsburg Files Plans for Massive Coaster

New documents give us an idea of what Busch Gardens Williamsburg is planning for 2020.

Pets Rule! Ending at SeaWorld San Diego

Long-running Pets Rule! show comes to an end this month.