The future of themed entertainment is active. Evermore, like Meow Wolf and Two Bit Circus, emphasizes play, letting the guest write the narrative. It's old fashioned (dinner theater, anyone?) but what's new is the level of immersion and push away from screens and tech.
In the weeks before Halloween, the focus at Southern California theme parks shifts from rides to “scare zones." Cars Land at Disney's California Adventure, however, goes all-out weird with fewer frights but intriguing new twists on favorite characters' personalities. And plenty of puns.