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Why Epcot’s International Food & Wine Festival is Worth the Trip

Posted on July 21, 2014

One of the best aspects of Epcot is its ability to transport you to so many locations around the world in a single day. Its global theme engages on every ...

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What Big Data Means for Animal Attractions

Posted on July 18, 2014

In many ways, animal-based attractions are some of the most complex venues to operate in the entertainment world. This is true for a wide variety of reasons. Complicated roller coasters ...

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Lessons on Asian Theme Parks from the IAAPA’s Annual Asian Attraction Expo

Posted on July 14, 2014

  Asia has one of the fastest growing theme park markets in the world. We’ve previously explored the explosion of China’s theme park industry and profiled a studio that’s thriving in ...

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The Little Prince Park in Ungersheim, France Is Designed to Delight All Ages

Posted on July 11, 2014

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's magical novella The Little Prince has entranced readers around the world for more than seven decades and now a new French theme park celebrates the timeless tale. ...

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Ni Hao, China: How One Studio is Navigating Theme Parks’ Next Frontier

Posted on July 9, 2014

When Walt Disney set out to create Disneyland, the goal was not to make an amusement park full of rides and cheap thrills; his vision was to create a place ...

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How High Is Too High? Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom at Six Flags Breaks Records

Posted on July 7, 2014

Zumanjaro Drop of Doom has opened at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. After being plagued by pre-opening snafus, the world's tallest and fastest drop ride opened on ...

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How Technology is Being Used to Personalize the 9/11 Memorial Museum

Posted on July 7, 2014

On September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on US soil rocked the nation. Now, more than 12 years after the event, the recently opened 9/11 memorial and museum has been erected ...

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STEM Concepts Through a Cultural Lens: The Museum of Science and Technology in Islam

Posted on July 2, 2014

STEM is a hot topic in science centers and museums around the world. One lens that's not as often discussed is how STEM exhibit design is tackled within the context ...

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A Balancing Act: How Museums Balance Cost Cuts with Theming Decisions

Posted on July 2, 2014

One of the major trends highlighted in this year’s Center for the Future of Museum’s 2104 TrendsWatch report was increasing pressure on museums to diversify their income streams. Many institutions ...

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“Fair Warning”: Pushing the Limits of Fair Design at the Calgary Stampede

Posted on July 1, 2014

Here at Entertainment Designer, we talk a lot about how theme parks and museums get designed, but we almost never mention fairs. There’s a reason for that. The words “fair” ...

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