Archive For September 8th, 2012

Amusement Today announces winners of Golden Ticket Awards at industry event hosted by Dollywood

By | September 8, 2012

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn., Sept. 8, 2012 – In an awards show hosted today by Dollywood, Amusement Today announced the winners of its prestigious 2012 Golden Ticket Awards, which are presented to the “Best of the Best” in the amusement industry. Calculated from an international poll conducted by Amusement Today, the Golden Ticket Awards are the […]

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The National Roller Coaster Museum obtains the “holy grail of artifacts”

By | September 8, 2012

Disneyland donates Matterhorn Bobsled cars and materials to museum. ARLINGTON, Texas — More than 53 years after opening the world’s first tubular steel roller coaster, Disneyland is donating two vehicles from the iconic Matterhorn Bobsled ride at Disneyland to the National Roller Coaster Museum and Archives. First open in 1959, the 1/100th replica of the […]

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