| Jan 18, 2011
| 6:30 PM
Walt Disney World has gone back to the drawing board for its ambitious Fantasyland expansion plan after weathering the arrival of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Back in September 2009, Disney Imagineering rushed out plans for a girl-centric...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 12:14 PM
Now aboard the Disney Dream, I’ve been busy the last few days, visiting the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal’s Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Fla., on Tuesday and all four theme parks at Walt Disney World’s resort on...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 10:58 AM
While officials have confirmed plans to build a second Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, few details have emerged yet about the new themed land expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
> Photos: Top 10 Wizarding World...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:26 PM
With frosty mugs of Butterbeer raised in a toast, Universal Studios Hollywood officials announced plans Tuesday to bring the wildly popular Wizarding World of Harry Potter to the California theme park.
Details were limited but officials did say the...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 3:54 PM
The $1.5 billion Paramount Park in Spain hopes to rival Disneyland Paris as a European tourist destination when the movie theme park debuts in spring 2015.
> Photos: Paramount Park Murcia theme park in Spain
Located on the Mediterranean coast about...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 5:30 AM
Recruits on the new Transformers ride opening at Universal Studios Hollywood in spring 2012 will join the heroic Autobots in an intergalactic battle against the villainous Decepticons.
The five-minute Transformers motion simulator dark ride with high-...
| Sep 18, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Alohomora! The secret is now unlocked as to when Universal Studios Orlando will open the attraction the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, though the specificity of spring 2010 doesn't help a whole lot in terms of planning the family vacation.......
| Feb 10, 2009
| 10:42 AM
White House: Obama going to Ill. for Lincoln 200th
WASHINGTON Barack Obama is heading back to his home state for the first time as president.
The White House says Obama will travel to Springfield, Ill., on Feb. 12 in honor of one of his heroes,...
| Apr 22, 2008
| 5:20 PM
Cities, with the exception of greater Las Vegas, aren't built for amusement. They're built to function as market hubs and transport hubs and government hubs, and then people build houses to be near the jobs generated by all that hubness.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:55 AM
If the shopping and other obligations of the holiday season start to get you down, here are five theme-park events that are sure to get you in the spirit again:
The sounds of SeaWorld
SeaWorld Orlando may not be the most musical of theme parks, but it...