Tag: Coney Island, Luna Park
Part’s of Coney Islands Astrotower removed over 4th of July for safety reasons
ErikJul 04, 2013
A Fourth of July Tradition almost didn’t happen as the landmark that stretched to the sky threatened to come down. Astrotower, the huge non functioning tower ride...
Review of Coney Island Documentary, “Zipper: Coney Island’s Last Wild Ride”
RachealMay 05, 2013
The Zipper at Coney Island has been gone for quite some time, but it’s memories live on in a documentary about the rezoning issues Coney Island faced in the late...
Six Flags Over Texas to close Texas Chute Out and Flashback on September 4th
RachealAug 04, 2012
Summer is winding down and kids are getting ready to go back to school, but theme parks are busy getting ready for haunts and for a big construction season (well,...
Thrill Daily News 2-16-11
ErikFeb 16, 2011
Politics piss me off. I really don’t want to get on a rant, but I love how rich people are trying to make decisions for us poor folks. You’re not poor? Yeah?...
Thrill Daily News Update 2-08-11
ErikFeb 08, 2011
Today would have been the 200th birthday of Jules Verne. No, it’s not only the name of Doc Brown’s kids in Back to the Future 3, but one of the most...
Thrill Weekly Poll – Park of the Year Poll 2: North East
ErikDec 09, 2010
Which park was the best of 2010? So many parks had great seasons with all new attractions and loads of fun. But which one do you think is the best? It’s a tough...
Thrill Daily News – 12/1/10
RachealDec 01, 2010
Happy December everyone! Lagoon Park The park has announced the name of their new coaster for 2011 – “Bombora”. Read the full story.
Coney Island makes it’s debut!
Guest ColumnistJun 05, 2010
After a 3 and a half hour ride from PA to Staten Island we boarded the ferry and crossed into Manhattan before taking a subway down to Coney Island. Once we arrived we...