Amusement Parks and Tourist Attractions This category collects all the most recent releases regarding amusement parks and other tourist attractions and destinations, such as museums, zoos, activity centres, adventure programs, and landmarks. Get information on special events at theme parks and other attractions, such as the debut of new rides, displays, or shows, exhibit openings, and charity days. Learn about contests, competitions, and special offers. This section also includes industry information such as new partnerships and quarterly financial reports.

Latest Amusement Parks and Tourist Attractions

22 Feb, 2018, 12:08 GMT State of Illinois Celebrates Bicentennial Year in 2018

The US state of Illinois turns 200 years old in 2018 and is marking the occasion with a year-long celebration. Over 60 exciting events will salute...


20 Feb, 2018, 19:40 GMT South Korea Wins Most Powerful Passport in the World - New Record Position Shared with Singapore

The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games isn't the only thing South Korea is proud of this February. As the world tunes in, South Korea takes the...


20 Feb, 2018, 15:00 GMT XX Habanos Festival: A Unique Programme to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Habanos Festival

- Havana has everything ready to host the biggest global event dedicated to the best tobacco in the world - Attendees will be...


20 Feb, 2018, 13:00 GMT Forbes Travel Guide Announces 2018 Star Rating Awards

199 Hotels Across the Globe Achieve Coveted Five-Star Award; 27 New Hotels Receive Top Honors for First Time Launching in 15 New Destinations,...


16 Feb, 2018, 17:54 GMT Emaar Ushers in the Chinese New Year with Dazzling Dragon-themed 'Light Up' Show on Burj Khalifa

It was a historic first: Joining the over 1.39 billion Chinese nationals across the world and underpinning the strong UAE-China bilateral ties,...


15 Feb, 2018, 17:00 GMT The success of China's 2018 Spring Festival Gala highlights Sanya as the new go-to destination for holidaymakers

The Sanya session features events on land, in the air and on the sea, highlighting the seaside resort's appeal as a world-class tropical paradise...


15 Feb, 2018, 16:00 GMT Chinese New Year -- stunning Zhuhai amazes the world with innovative performance on the Spring Festival Gala

Families gathering to have the reunion dinner on each Chinese New Year's Eve is the most valued ritual for Chinese people. An indispensable "feast"...


15 Feb, 2018, 05:00 GMT The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain Launches a New Destination Package for Families

With the backdrop of the Arabian Gulf, traveling families will embark on a weekend of island discovery with the "2 Together" travel package and...


14 Feb, 2018, 06:56 GMT "Hot Spa & Snow Play" -- Liaoning Sends its New Year Invitation to the World

Market Shopping, food tasting, wishes of good fortune, couplets... On February 6th, a coach full of Liaoning University's international students...


14 Feb, 2018, 06:30 GMT European Travel Commission: European Landmarks to Build a Bridge of Light with China

Numerous landmarks and attractions across Europe are set to create a bridge of light with China on 2nd and 3rd March 2018 by turning a shade of...


14 Feb, 2018, 06:00 GMT New Hyper-Reality Star Wars™ VR Experience Coming to Westfield Stratford City

Created by ILMxLAB and The VOID, friends can step inside the Star Wars universe together in an immersive experience unlike any other Tickets at:...


12 Feb, 2018, 08:00 GMT SIGNA to Build Elbtower Based on Design by David Chipperfield Architects Berlin

- SIGNA to build Elbtower in Hamburg, the project of the century - Outstanding design by David Chipperfield Architects impresses...


12 Feb, 2018, 03:38 GMT Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek Unveils Details on Spectacular Disney Parks Experiences

Celebrated stories are coming to life – from a new Marvel-themed attraction set for Disneyland Paris, to Star Wars and Pixar encounters around the...


12 Feb, 2018, 00:01 GMT Emaar to Mark Chinese New Year With Spectacular Dragon-Themed ‘Light Up’ Show on Burj Khalifa

Emaar Properties, the developer of the iconic Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall, is marking the Chinese New Year with a spectacular dragon-themed...


07 Feb, 2018, 05:00 GMT Masterpieces Featuring Spring to Be Displayed at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Near Imperial Palace, Introducing 20th-Century Japanese Art

The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan's first national art museum situated at the Kitanomaru Park neighboring the Imperial Palace, will...


06 Feb, 2018, 09:41 GMT Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi Reveals Signature Rides in 'Metropolis' and 'Cartoon Junction'

- Set to Open this Summer Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi- the world's first-ever Warner Bros. branded indoor theme park - today offered a closer...


05 Feb, 2018, 11:30 GMT Crocodile Dundee Inspires New A$36M American Tourism Push

Today's Super Bowl (the Big Game), the most watched television broadcast in the United States, kicked off a new A$36 million marketing push by...


31 Jan, 2018, 11:46 GMT PMQ Relives Fond Memories of Old Times with "OLD TOWN WALKABOUT" Interactive Exhibition

PMQ proudly presents a brand new interactive exhibition -- Dubbed "OLD TOWN WALKABOUT", the new exhibition aims at highlighting its connection with...


30 Jan, 2018, 20:00 GMT Winner of the 2018 Columbia Threadneedle Prize Announced

Realist painting of abandoned urban space wins £20,000 award - Exhibition runs until Saturday 17 February 2018 at Mall Galleries, The...


30 Jan, 2018, 05:00 GMT Paris Continues its Reign as Highest-Rated City – GfK Data

- Sydney knocks New York off 3rd place, while Melbourne jumps from 9th to 7th - Tokyo records greatest score gain of all 50 cities...


26 Jan, 2018, 11:00 GMT Helene Fischer Commissioned 45 DEGREES, Cirque du Soleil's Events and Special Projects Company, to Design her Ground-Breaking New Tour

The Cirque du Soleil company created and designed the concert tour for German pop icon, Helene Fischer 45 DEGREES, Cirque du Soleil's events and...


17 Jan, 2018, 20:09 GMT Over 1 Million People Attend Events In Downtown DSM USA In 2017

Events affiliated with the Greater Des Moines Partnership hit impressive milestone A record-breaking 1 million people attended events in...


05 Jan, 2018, 05:00 GMT New Logo and Slogan Promoting Tokyo's Charms Abroad; "Tokyo Tokyo Old meets New" Campaign Ongoing in South Korea As Well

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government is holding a campaign to promote Tokyo's charms overseas and also in a broad scope in South Korea using the logo...


02 Jan, 2018, 11:06 GMT Promo Video of China's Zhongshan City Debuts at Times Square in the New Year

China's Zhongshan City, a city with renowned history and culture, made its debut with a brand-new promo video at the Times Square in New York at...


31 Dec, 2017, 22:15 GMT Emaar's spectacular 'Light Up 2018' Downtown Dubai New Year's Eve celebration captivates the world

The UAE captivated the world this New Year's Eve with a dazzling spectacle to usher in 2018. Emaar's 'Light Up 2018' Downtown Dubai hosted over a...