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Time flies when we're having fun

We had such a blast on our honeymoon that we didn’t want it to end. After our mountain biking adventure, we hit the road mid- afternoon through Wisconsin. 694 more words

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Virtual Reality coming to Six Flags' Raging Bull hyper coaster

GURNEE, Illinois — Six Flags Great America is bringing Virtual Reality to its number one roller coaster, the Raging Bull. This addition makes it the first hyper-twister Virtual Reality ride experience in the world. 99 more words


First Time @ Six Flags 2016

First time we decide to come to Six Flags to enjoy our season pass and we get a cold day but great day to be here there are NO LINES!!!​

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Batman: The Ride: the first part of our look at Inverted Coasters

After building another stand-up for KECO (Kings Entertainment Company) in 1991 at California’s Great America (Santa Clara, CA), Jim Wintrode, the general manager of Six Flags Great America went to B&M with a concept that would revolutionize the industry:  a roller coaster with cars dangling under the track… capable of inversions.  2,001 more words


The greatest Innovation in the 1990's: a prelude to our look at Inverted Coasters

In the mid 1980’s, two engineers were starting to make a name for themselves working at Giovanola et Freres, an Intamin AG subcontractor based in Switzerland.  1,418 more words


POV Thursday: Goliath

For our final edition of POV Thursday, let’s take a virtual ride on Goliath at Six Flags Great America, a high-speed IBox coaster designed by Rocky Mountain Construction. 99 more words

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Jobs: Six Flags Great America looking to hire over 3,000 seasonal employees

GURNEE, Ill. — Six Flags Great America is looking to hire over 3,000 seasonal employees ranging from entry-level to management-level positions including paid internships.

Job fairs are scheduled for February 20; March 5, 12; and April 2, 13, 27. 113 more words