| Jun 2, 2013
| 9:00 AM
I was overjoyed when I first heard SeaWorld San Diego was going to build an Aquatica water park.
The original Aquatica at SeaWorld Orlando in Florida was an instant success, setting a new standard for excellence and excess in the water park industry...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The theme park industry will take a deep breath in 2013 after the launch of several landmark attractions and with more groundbreaking projects on the horizon.
The last few years have seen several theme park additions that have altered the industry...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:12 AM
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. and its killer whales are going public, filing for an initial public offering that could raise $100 million.
The theme park company, famous for using the orca Shamu as a performer, said in a filing with the Securities and...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:15 AM
By now, everybody knows what to expect from your standard-issue ho-hum water park: body and tube slide complexes with funnels and bowls, deluge-inducing water play towers for the little ones, undulating wave pools and relaxing lazy rivers.
| Feb 6, 2012
| 4:35 PM
A federal judge appeared dubious Monday about a lawsuit filed by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals that seeks the release of orcas from SeaWorld on anti-slavery grounds....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:56 AM
A federal judge in San Diego on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals that had sought an order forcing SeaWorld to free five orcas. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Miller ruled that a lawsuit on......
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Just-released video of a 2006 incident at SeaWorld San Diego shows a whale dragging its trainer underwater....
| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Not everything is bigger in Texas.
The new Aquatica water park at SeaWorld San Antonio will be one-third the size and cost half as much as the innovative Aquatica water park at SeaWorld Orlando.
PHOTOS: Aquatica water park at SeaWorld San Antonio...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 11:29 AM
The Polar X-Plorer roller coaster at Legoland Billund in Denmark will take riders around a snowcapped mountain and under a frozen waterfall before sending them crashing through an ice-covered lake.
PHOTOS: Polar X-Plorer roller coaster at Denmark's...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:30 AM
The new "Insane Coaster Wars" coming to the Travel Channel this summer lets viewers take a virtual ride on many of the best roller coasters in the United States right from the comfort of their living room couch.
PHOTOS: 24 rides competing in "Insane...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 6:30 AM
SeaWorld San Diego will add a manta ray-themed family roller coaster on May 26 that marks the U.S. debut of a highly anticipated prototype ride.
PHOTOS: Manta roller coaster at SeaWorld San Diego
Paired with a 100,000-gallon aquarium and outdoor ray...