Archive for January, 2018

The Future of Electric Go-Karts Is Here

January 11, 2018 No Comments

By Dutch Magrath   Are you getting the most out of your electric track?   As electric go karts have increased in popularity, some skepticism still surrounds the concept of electric go-karts versus gasoline-powered go-karts. This is due in part to the fact that electric karts are a technology-driven attraction, and the technology available for […]

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The Future of Electric Go-Karts Is Here

January 11, 2018 No Comments

By Dutch Magrath   Are you getting the most out of your electric track?   As electric go karts have increased in popularity, some skepticism still surrounds the concept of electric go-karts versus gasoline-powered go-karts. This is due in part to the fact that electric karts are a technology-driven attraction, and the technology available for […]

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Trends in Coin-Op and  Redemption Games

Trends in Coin-Op and Redemption Games

January 10, 2018 No Comments

By Sara Hodon Coin-op and redemption game operators strive to offer customers machines with the most up-to-date technology to remain competitive. Currently, machines with swipe card mechanisms and paper redemption ticket dispensers are offered in certain venues like FECs, although they still have somewhat of a niche market.  The swipe card machine is essentially a […]

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The Latest News from Creative Works

January 10, 2018 No Comments

The latter part of 2017 was an exceptionally busy time for Creative Works, the company behind the WOW experience.  The company unveiled Mayday Escape Experience, a new escape room theme; debuted a new Hologate virtual reality game at IAAPA; and, not incidentally, raised over $10,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. Mayday […]

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Reflecting on the Shows in a New Year

Reflecting on the Shows in a New Year

January 10, 2018 No Comments

By Scott Borowsky and Frank Seninsky The Buzz Boyz attended the AAMA Gala, East Coast Bowling and the IAAPA Attractions Expo in the latter  part of last year. Each event covered an important sector of our industry but as always, IAAPA covered it all.  IAAPA – Still the Major Show of the Year Fact:  This […]

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January 2018

January 10, 2018 No Comments

Articles 2018 Large Parks and Resorts Preview  A preview of what is new at several parks around the country for 2018. The Large Park Report · Vendor Profile  Garner Holt Productions – Always Looking for the Next “Cool” Project Contributing Writer Susan Mease interviewed Garner Holt, the founder and president of Garner Holt Productions, for […]

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A New Year for Business Success

A New Year for Business Success

January 10, 2018 No Comments

Each year brings new opportunities for success, and each issue of Tourist Attractions & Parks (TAP) magazine gives you new chances to learn about the industry and improve your business outlook. In each edition, we examine the trends and practices that can  help you on your journey toward greater profitability and professional satisfaction. This first […]

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