Brady MacDonald

Writer

Brady MacDonald is a senior producer for latimes.com, working on home page production, special projects and website design. He writes the Funland theme park blog for The Times’ Travel section, covering the latest trends and newest rides at major parks around the world. 

Recent Articles

  • Everything you need to know about Shanghai Disneyland

    Everything you need to know about Shanghai Disneyland

    Shanghai Disney officially opens: A peek inside June 17, 2016, 6 p.m. After five years of construction, $5.5 billion in spending and a month of testing to work out the kinks, Shanghai Disney Resort opened to the public just before noon, Shanghai time, on Thursday, June 16 (which was 9 p.m. Wednesday...

  • Knott’s opts for an old and familiar GhostRider over a new thrill ride

    Knott’s opts for an old and familiar GhostRider over a new thrill ride

    An extensive renovation of GhostRider has returned the aging wooden coaster to its original glory and left the Knott’s Berry Farm ride running smoother and faster than it has in a decade. I rode GhostRider five times during media previews on Thursday and found the renovated coaster to be once again...

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