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Haunted Mansion Re-Make with the Hatbox Ghost?

Posted on July 22, 2010 in News, Uncategorized by

Guillermo del Toro surprised plenty of Comic Con fans in San Diego today with the announcement that he would be re-making Disney’s Haunted Mansion movie from the point of view of the infamous Hatbox Ghost.   The Haunted Mansion, Disney’s first attempt at making a movie based on the ride, was a flop compared to the extremely successful series Pirates of the...

Kennywood Laser Spectacular

Posted on July 15, 2010 in Uncategorized by

This Summer, Sky Rocket is getting all of the attention at Kennywood.  However, the park brought in another new attraction this year.  The Kennywood Laser Spectacular, is a laser, light, projection, and fire show that occurs nightly.  As night falls, a screen rises near the RACER.  At 9:30 sharp, music begins, and on the screen the famous Kennywood arrow indicates...

Celebrate Independence Day at Alcatraz Island

Posted on July 4, 2010 in Uncategorized by

Today is a chance to celebrate America and all of it’s glory.  What better way to do it than a trip to Alcatraz Island in San Francisco, California.  This once maximum security prison closed its gates in 1962 and has now reopened to the public.  Deemed as ‘The Rock’ it is one of the Bay Area’s most popular tourist attractions...

Breaking in the New Camera!

Posted on July 1, 2010 in Uncategorized by

Recently, I got a new Canon Powershot SX20 IS. Just 2 days after buying it, I decided to test it out at California’s Great America. Not only does this camera take some great shots, but it also has great 720p HD video. For anyone looking to purchase a camera, I would highly recommend this as a great start up SLR...

Live Updates from Discovery Kingdom!

Posted on June 3, 2010 in Uncategorized, Updates by

Park Thoughts will be Tweeting live tomorrow, June 3rd, from Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, CA! We’ll be bringing you pictures via TwitPic on our Twitter Feed as we wind our way through the park.

We’ll start tweeting with the updates around 10AM Pacific (1PM Eastern). Make sure to follow us!

Along with our live updates, we’ll be having an interview...