Episode #1235 - Tomorrowland: The Future of Theme Parks

We take a look at future technologies headed to the parks with author Madison Kelley

June 21, 2018 1 hr 6 minutes Download (MP3)

Show Notes

A roller coaster derailment at a park in Daytona Beach, FL was the talk of the amusement industry this week. We'll take a look at the details and talk about what might happen next.

During our Quick Hits segment, the guys talk about several of this week's most interesting stories in the amusement industry, including:

  • Fights at Six Flags Great America at Coasters After Dark
  • Kings Dominion’s Volcano is down with no signs of it coming back soon
  • Fred Grubb “possibly” at Kings Island looking at The Racer
  • What construction did EB see at Kennywood?
  • After some interesting Live Trip Reports, we'll talk with Madison Kelley, author of the new book Tomorrowland: The Future of Theme Parks. We'll have an in-depth discussion about new technologies that are coming to the parks designed to gives guests a more immersive experience.