| Aug 11, 2013
| 8:54 AM
It was a fantasyland created to celebrate innocent storybook tales, yet it was integrated nearly a decade before civil rights laws demanded it. That was the unusual mix of sweetness and humanity that could be found for decades at the Enchanted Forest in...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:48 PM
It may not seem like your typical rom-com duo: Keri Russell, known as a clandestine Russian spy in FX's retro thriller “The Americans,” and Bret McKenzie of New Zealand's comic-music duo, “Flight of the Conchords.” Put them both in...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Hold tight and get ready to scream, ride lovers: Six Flags Great America may soon have a new wooden roller coaster.
The suburban amusement park is planning to build a coaster that could be as high as 165 feet, and officials hint it might set a record...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:31 AM
It's too dang hot to venture outside, so let's play a word game in the comfort of our air-conditioned homes.
I'll give you a list of items and you'll figure out what theme-park category they fulfill. It's kind of like the old "$100,000 Pyramid" bonus...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
It already seems like 2014 is shaping up as a great year for ride enthusiasts around the world, as a number of new theme parks are planned for Europe and several major attractions are in the works for Asia.
PHOTOS: Best new international theme park...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Midway through an extensive exploration of the songs of Disney’s past, composer Alan Menken needed a breather. Menken, a regular Disney orchestrator since his work on 1989’s “The Little Mermaid,” fanned himself with his song sheets...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:24 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Passengers waiting to board the Dumbo the Flying Elephant ride at Walt Disney World used to stand in long lines that snaked along the sun-baked pavement.
Riders are now ushered into an air-conditioned tent, where kids can play on...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 2:42 PM
When a young Disney employee in the early 1970s by the name of Tony Baxter found his daily assignments to […]...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Life on the road has been a hotbed of adventures for the Wanted.
Waking up in different time zones, digging through suitcases, eating potatoes for breakfast, squabbling and leaving smelly socks lying around have all contributed to the rapport shared...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Big Mama — a 245-pound loggerhead sea turtle — is now calling Orlando home.
The reptile was recently moved from the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport, Miss., to SeaWorld Orlando, where animal experts are monitoring her in the...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:30 AM
The man behind the empty amusement park Wild West World in Park City is out of prison today according to the Kansas Department of Corrections.
Cowboy entrepreneur Thomas Etheredge left the Work Release Facility in Wichita this morning, headed straight...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Here’s a cute weekend Web presence that will bring a smile to the face of most any Disney fan.
Today, Disney Interactive released a charming teaser for its new digital animation series based on Disney’s Vinylmation franchise. The “...