Hang out in line at a theme park this summer with Chris Pratt, or at least a video of him.
One of the world’s fastest roller coasters was closed after four passengers in the past nine months reported bone fractures.
Some of the animatronics at Disney’s parks have been doing their herky-jerky thing since the Nixon administration. The company knows that nostalgia won’t cut it with today’s children.
For the first time, line-skipping privileges at Walt Disney World in Florida will cost $15 per person, an added cost for what is already an expensive destination.
For over 150 years, Coney Island has been a beloved summer refuge for New Yorkers looking to escape the heat — and eat the season’s best snacks.
New and improved attractions dedicated to the Communist Party’s history, or a sanitized version of it, are drawing crowds.
Going to Disney World this summer? Or to your niece’s sixth birthday party? Here’s how to do it safely.
Among the lessons from Orlando’s return: Lines are shorter, masks must be worn and there’s no hugging the characters.
In a guest column for The Orlando Sentinel, a Disney fan said he was reconsidering his commitment to the park “because Disney cares more about politics than happy guests.”
Movie theaters, hotels, restaurants and other businesses are putting a lot of thought into the process.
New York’s charming old amusement park delivers the springtime joy we all need.
Many homeless people in the city did not receive their stimulus checks, but it’s not too late.
Super Nintendo World opened in Osaka, Japan, months after initially planned and with everyone clad in masks.
Disney had hoped to reopen its California attractions in July but faced pushback from unions.
Ronald W. Burkle, the billionaire co-founder of the investment firm Yucaipa Companies, bought the ranch for a reported $22 million.
The company has experienced deep losses in its theme park division because of the pandemic, but investors don’t seem to care at the moment.
Large parks must be in the state’s “yellow” tier for economic recovery, with the virus largely contained, which could be a long wait.
Wavemakers have proved they can manufacture ideal surfing conditions. But can they scale it?
Attendance has been low since the July reopening, but health officials and worker unions also say safety protocols have kept the coronavirus at bay.
Against all odds, it really was a refuge of competence, normalcy and transcendent play. But the outside world has a way of sneaking in.
The company said it would eliminate thousands of jobs at its resorts in Florida and California, which have been hit hard by the pandemic.
The 113-year-old merry-go-round, which arrived in Tokyo after stints in Germany and Coney Island, is now in storage, its fate uncertain in a country that tends to preserve only the very old.
With the pandemic ongoing and millions of school-age children learning remotely, the travel industry is beckoning families with lures of “schoolcation.”
A 100th anniversary celebration was planned for this star attraction on the Coney Island boardwalk this year. The owners are determined that it will spin again.
The park is the smallest in Disney’s portfolio and is shutting down again to comply with a government-mandated rollback of public activities because of the coronavirus.
In a new memoir, Andy Mulvihill tells the story of the notorious New Jersey adventure land founded by his father.
Thousands of giddy visitors streamed into the Florida resort on Saturday, as Disney tried to prove it can safely operate at a highly dangerous time.
The mega-resort will welcome back visitors on Saturday even as coronavirus cases in Florida remain high. In doing so, Disney steps into a politicized debate.
The popular log flume ride will be remade around “The Princess and the Frog,” the 2009 musical that introduced Disney’s first black princess.
A theme park’s whiz-bang performances are an odd mix of high-quality production values and one-dimensional storytelling. Historians have long disputed the narratives.
ESPN Wide World of Sports, a sprawling 220-acre complex at the mega-resort in Florida, is poised to become the center of the basketball universe.
The Florida resort attracts 93 million visitors annually but capacity will be limited, face masks will be mandatory and you won’t be able to hug Mickey Mouse.
Memorial Day weekend in New York City usually marks the beginning of a vibrant summer to come. But this year traditions have been altered under the shadow of the coronavirus.
A dismal season is predicted. If there is one at all.
Large-scale gatherings are on hold for the foreseeable future. That is taking a toll on the live events industry and society at large.
Limited capacity, face masks and plastic gloves to ride roller coasters: the opening offers a glimpse of how other Disney parks may cope.
“Our businesses have been hugely impacted,” the company’s C.E.O. said after quarterly profit dropped more than 90 percent. And that was for a period only partly upended by the coronavirus.
The entertainment conglomerate’s vastness, once its strength, has posed a challenge during the pandemic.
Richard J. McGuire told the police that Discovery Island, an 11-acre zoological park with aromatic trees and walk-through aviaries that closed in 1999, looked like a “tropical paradise.”
The action comes after the Florida attraction closed last month because of the coronavirus pandemic. About 200 employees who are considered essential will remain on the job.
Developers are banking on attracting Moscow’s rising middle class. “But will they sell emotions, like Disneyland?” a mother of two girls asks.