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Six Flags Read to Succeed

Now is the time to turn in your Six Flags Reading Logs to earn a FREE pass to Six Flags New England. Six hours of reading is required, but this can be the SAME time that you have logged on the Coolidge Reading Incentive Reading Logs. 26 more words


Six Flags job fairs next three weekends

EUREKA, MO (KTVI) – Six Flags has a job fair coming up this weekend and several weekends afterward.

The theme park is offering employment opportunities March through December, thanks to the Holiday in the Park expansion of the work calendar. 29 more words


A unique compact ride and various rivers around the world: part 4 of our look at River Rapids attractions

In 1984, Six Flags installed Roaring Rapids on the old location of the Traffique Jam, an Arrow car ride.  The course has a lot more curves and winds through the forest a lot more than the previous Six Flags installations.   1,103 more words

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Still time for a little holiday magic

With 2016 coming to a close, (finally.) The holidays are almost over. But there is still some time to enjoy the seasonal festivities.

I usually only go to Six Flags Magic Mountain for two reasons. 1,150 more words

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From Thunder River to Roaring Rapids: Part 2 of our look at River Rapids attractions

One popular question about this type of ride:  how are the actual rapids created?  Obstacles such as pieces of timber, PVC pipes or flexible rubber hoses are mounted at the bottom of the channel and this has the effect of creating a ripple across the surface since the water has to flow slightly up to pass that obstacle.  1,983 more words

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Whitewater rafting comes to the theme park: Part 1 of our look at River Rapids attractions.

Arrow Development experimented in the 1960’s with using round rafts in children’s rides.  Under the generic name of “Rub-A-Tub”, they were slow moving attractions with the only thrilling portion consisting of a small drop and lift somewhere along the ride path.  1,320 more words

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Cheers to 2017! Celebrate New Year's Eve close to home

There are many different alternatives to taking a drive down Interstate 75. We’ve highlighted a few local activities anyone in your family can enjoy for New Year’s Eve. 892 more words
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