Category Archives: Themepark Industry

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment CEO Jim Atchison Profiled

From Busch Gardens Parking Lot Attendant to President & CEO of a major themepark and entertainment company, Jim Atchison has had quite a rise. He’s also a real nice guy who wants nothing more than success for the employees of … Continue reading

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Global Themepark Attendance For 2012 Via TEA Report

TEA has released its 2012 Theme Park attendance estimates listing the 25 most attended theme parks in the world. Disney has the top 8 spots and 3 others in the top 20. Not a lot of surprises if you’ve been … Continue reading

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Univeral Studios Hollywood Will Go Forward With Expansion, Harry Potter

I spent most of the 90s visiting Universal Studios Hollywood almost every month. In doing so, I really got to know the tightly packed acreage that made up Southern California’s second most popular themepark. It’s taken some doing, but they’ve … Continue reading

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Beyond the World’s Fair

The 1964 World’s Fair just had its 49th anniversary. It was very influential not just in the growth of Disneyland, but in Walt’s vision for EPCOT. After the Fair is a documentary that tracks not just what happened to some … Continue reading

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The THRLLD Report

Checking in with our expanded coverage of theme parks and entertainment from around Orlando and beyond. Here are some recent stories you may have missed: Toddler area at LEGOLAND Florida closing temporarily For Chima Expansion SeaWorld Orlando’s Latin music festival … Continue reading

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