Amusement Parks

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Large Theme Park Planned For Fort Worth

A company based in North Texas unveiled plans Monday for a huge theme park in Fort Worth, one that could be a huge draw for the area.

02/09/2015

Riders enjoy a rollercoaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Phil Stauskas/KTVT/KTXA)

Six Flags Over Texas To Host Weekend Job Fair

If you’re looking to earm some extra cash on the side, Six Flags Over Texas has just the opportunity for you. The theme park is holding a job fair throughout the long weekend.

KRLD–01/16/2015

Riders enjoy a rollercoaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Phil Stauskas/KTVT/KTXA)

Theme Parks Challenged By Home Entertainment

Your local fun zone, amusement center and theme park is facing an existential challenge these days.

11/21/2014

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Top Amusement Parks In The US

Pack up the family and head out to one of the top amusement parks in the country. Each park offers something unique for visitors, but all offer families great entertainment, thrilling attractions and unique dining venues.

08/07/2014

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Testing Hurricane Harbor’s Newest Ride

There is a new ride coming to Six Flags Hurricane Harbor this year. CBS 11 News reporter Elizabeth Dinh got a chance to test out the Wahoo Racer early Tuesday morning.

05/20/2014

A view of The Texas Giant roller coaster (R) at Six Flags Over Texas on July 22, 2013 in Arlington. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Six Flags Entertainment’s 3Q Profit Falls 52 Percent

Six Flags Entertainment Corp.’s net income tumbled 52 percent in the third quarter, as the death of a roller coaster rider in July weighed on overall attendance growth for the amusement-park operator and contributed to a sharp increase in expenses.

10/23/2013

Riders enjoy a rollercoaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Phil Stauskas/KTVT/KTXA)

Best North Texas Amusement Parks

Some folks can’t get enough of the stomach-dropping sensation that comes from a roller coaster. But thrill rides aren’t for everyone. Others are happiest on solid ground. There are plenty of rides in between both […]

CBSDFW.COM–10/20/2010