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Will Rides Return to Thor Equities Vacant Lots in Coney Island?

Thor Equities’ huge vacant lots on Stillwell Avenue in the heart of Coney Island were cleaned up over the weekend and two different sources say rides are coming. 724 more words

Coney Island

La Ronde

I went to La Ronde yesterday for the first time this year. It only opened on Saturday, and luckily I had a day off yesterday (Monday) due to it being Victoria Day (oh, sorry РJourn̩e des Patriotes in Quebec). 551 more words


"The Call of the Carnival"

I have the chills reading this excellent piece on why we are drawn to amusement parks and carnivals despite their creepiness and the undeniable fact that they can be complete danger zones. 420 more words

Storytown Usa

Rides Return to Thor's Stillwell Lots for 1st Time Since 2008

The Himalaya in the above photo may look like an ordinary Himi, but it marks the return of the native. For the first time since July 2008, there are rides on Thor Equities’ Stillwell Avenue lots, where amusements existed for more than 100 years until Joe Sitt bought the property and booted longtime ride and game operators in 2006. 638 more words

Coney Island

BK Festival's 1st Amusement Rides Arrive in Coney Island

Over the weekend, Coney Island’s amusement parks, which have a total of 60 rides including the landmark Cyclone and Wonder Wheel, celebrated opening day with fanfare. 522 more words

Coney Island