Issue 5|2018

Issue 5/2018: September/October 2018

Topic Overview (Excerpt):

  • Bayern-Park Opens New Family Attractions
  • OK Corral with New Rollercoaster
  • Toverland: Avalon, Fēnix, Merlin’s Quest & The Flaming Feather
  • Parc Saint Paul᾿s Wood Express
  • Valkyria Rounds Off Liseberg's New Theme Area
  • Yukon Quad: The new Family Launch Coaster at Le Pal
  • Holiday Indoor: All-Weather Theme Area at Plopsa Holiday Park
  • Siam Park Tenerife: New Attractions Mark 10th Anniversary
  • Skara Sommarland Announces Brand-New Water Ride for 2019
  • Aqualand Agen – Walibi Sud-Ouest Completes Water Park
  • New Recreational Bathing Complex Opened at Austria's Lake Achen
  • EWA Summer Meeting 2018 in Schweden
  • Showcasing Brands: How a Product Becomes a Must-have
  • The Blonde Force: How European is the IAAPA in 2018?
  • Pimp Your Ride! In Vogue with Raptor Track and Hybrids
  • Join Us in Amsterdam! EAS Preview 2018
Special Features

K2 Coaster

In 2001, Robert Dahl and his family started out to build their strawberry-themed amusement park empire. Today there are five Karls Erlebnis-Dörfer facilities in Germany. In April this year, the Karls park in Elstal broke into a new age focused on the potato, opening its first rollercoaster ...

Galaxy Fun & Palais Vital

In the Black Forest, Badeparadies Schwarzwald has been offering popular bathing and spa facilities since December 2010. To increase its capacity and to promote longer visits, the recreational bathing complex has invested some 34 million Euros into the expansion of its slide park and wellness offerings ...

Future Plans

Sweden's Parks & Resorts Scandinavia currently operates five amusement facilities, which recorded a total revenue of 1.3 billion SEK last year. We spoke with CEO Christer Fogelmarck about his company’s investment strategy and corporate targets for the next few years ...

Virtual Rafting

In its third year of operation, France's O'Gliss Park is setting new standards with the opening of its all-new water attraction, based on Virtual Reality (VR) technology. The concept – a world's first – is dubbed "Virtual Rafting" and promises visitors a splashing tour on a rapid river ...