Blogroll: Funland amusement & theme park blog

Los Angeles Times Staff Writer

The Los Angeles Times Funland blog covers news, trends, issues and changes at major amusement and theme parks as well as the latest information on new rides, attractions, shows, parades and Halloween events.

Funland categories: Theme Parks | Disneyland | Disney California Adventure | Disney World | Universal Studios | Six Flags | Knott’s Berry Farm | New Rides & Attractions | Roller Coasters | Photo Galleries | Top 10s | Most Popular Stories | Celebrities | Halloween | Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Contact Los Angeles Times theme park blogger Brady MacDonald at brady (dot) macdonald (at) latimes (dot) com or (213) 237-4543 to become a Funland Friend.

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Enthusiast sites
> Screamscape – The Ultimate Guide to Theme Parks
> Theme Park Review – News, updates, photos and videos
> Theme Park Insider – Ride reviews and reader ratings
> Roller Coaster Database – Searchable information on coasters worldwide
> Theme Park Syndicate – Theme park news aggregator
> CoasterBuzz – Portal to the thrill
> Lifthill – Roller coasters, thrill rides and theme parks
> News Plus Notes – Amusement industry news and notes
> Theme Park Rangers — Inside scoop on Orlando attractions
> Westcoaster — News, reviews and rumors on California coasters
> Roller Coaster Pro — “High quality amusement information”
> Theme Parks — Guide to Florida & California parks
> Orlando United — Universal and Disney parks in Florida
> Thrill Ride — Ride reviews & random notes
> Ultimate Rollercoaster – Definitive guide to coasters, thrill rides and amusement parks
> Orlando Attractions – Florida tourist attraction news and features
> Theme Park Tourist -- The ultimate guide to the world’s theme parks
> Theme Parks UK -- Independent guide to UK theme parks
> The Season Pass -- Theme parks and roller coaster podcast
> The Coaster Guy – An outsider’s view of Six Flags Magic Mountain
> Ultimate Haunt – Knott’s Halloween Haunt news and reviews
> Fright Tour – Photos, videos and reviews of haunted attractions
> SoCal Thrills – Theme park, movie and theater news and events
> Magic City Mayhem – Orlando theme parks videography team
> Coaster Warriors – Enthusiast news and theme park database
> Coaster Radio – Theme park news and commentary podcast
> Coaster Fusion – Enthusiast news, photos, videos and forums
> Coaster Force – Coaster ratings and theme park guides
> Coaster Critic – Roller coaster reviews and ratings
> Amusement Park World – Amusement park news, reviews and information
> Theme Park Village – Theme park news, updates and photos

Disney fan sites
> MousePlanet – Consumer’s guide to Disney and theme parks
> MiceChat -- Disneyland, Disney World and theme park news and forums
> Dateline Disneyland – Weekly Disneyland update on MiceChat
> MiceAge – A different look at Disney
> Blue Sky Disney – Insider info on Imagineering
> Jim Hill Media – News, reviews, history and commentary
> Yesterland – Discontinued Disneyland attractions
> DoomBuggies – Tribute to Disney’s Haunted Mansion
> The Disney Blog – Disney news and information
> Mickey News – Your complete source for everything Disney
> Laughing Place – Connecting Disney fans around the world
> Mouse Links — A Little Dose of Disney column
> Inside the Magic — Weekly podcast covering Disney and theme park news
> Original D — Dedicated to the original Disney park
> Broke Hoedown – The PG-13 ramblings of a Disney fan
> Disney Report — Breaking news from the world, land & company
> Visions Fantastic — Trip planning, discussion, audio & video
> Daily Disney – Disney World news and features by Orlando Sentinel reporters
> Stitch Kingdom – Disney news and vacation planning tools
> Disneyland News Today – Daily Disneyland news and weekly podcasts
> WDW News Today – Disney World news and podcast
> Imagineering Disney -- Unofficial Imagineering blog by former Disney artists
> Around Disney – Disneyland and Knott’s news by O.C. Register reporters
> Window to the Magic – Disneyland audio adventure podcast
> WDW Info -- Unofficial online guide to Disney World
> WDW Radio – Disney World podcasts, news, trivia and history
> Big D – Video podcasts in HD
> Northern Mouse -- Unofficial Disney podcast by a Canadian fan
> Mouse Kingdom – Disney magic seen from different points of view
> Etckt – Disney World news, reviews and tips
> DisneyBrit – Disney theme parks podcast, news and forum

Industry sites
> BlooLoop – Networking the Attraction Business
> Amusement Parks USA – Carnivals, fairs, festivals and amusement parks
> Funworld – Amusement industry magazine
> Park World - News, commentary, profiles, interviews, trade show reports and new ride information
> InPark – Covers theme parks, water parks, zoos, aquariums and museums
> Amusement Today — Amusement industry trade newspaper