Editorial Schedule

September/October 2015 – Waterpark Review

  • Waves: Expanded Waterpark Coverage, Including Free-standing Water Rides
  • Large Park Report: Mobile Apps (Ride and Eateries Reservations) Plus Crowd Control
  • Food Service: Food Trends at Arenas, Stadiums and Waterparks
  • Street Beat
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News
  • FEC Report: Bowling, Mini Golf and Go-Karts and Laser Tag
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • Haunted Houses and Attractions
  • Profiles in Excellence
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: World Waterpark Association Show

 

November 2015 – IAAPA SHOW ISSUE

  • Large Park Report
  • Waves
  • Food Service
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News
  • Street Beat
  • FEC Report: Bowling, Mini-Golf and Go-Karts and
    Laser Tag
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • Haunted Houses and Attractions
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: 2015 IAAPA Attractions Expo

 

January 2016 – FAIRS, FESTIVAL and CARNIVAL TRENDS PLUS SPECIAL INSURANCE FEATURE

  • Trends at Fairs, Festivals and Carnivals: Rides, Portable Games
  • Waves: Indoor Waterparks
  • Food Service: Trends for Concessions and Carts
    Fun Foods and Soft Serve
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News: Insurance
  • Street Beat: Ticketing
  • FEC Report: Bowling, Mini Golf and Go-Karts, Laser Tag and Roller Skating
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • Haunted Houses and Attractions
  • Mobile Zip Rides, Free Standing and Installed
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: IISA-Gibsonton, ARA and NICA

 

February/March 2016—ANNUAL BUYERS’ GUIDE DIRECTORY

  • Haunted Houses and Attractions: Trends
  • Large Park Report
  • Waves: Waterpark Section
  • Food Service Spotlight: FECs
  • Street Beat: Games and Vending
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News
  • FEC Report: Bowling, Mini Golf and Go-Karts, Laser Tag and Roller Skating
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: Amusement Expo 2016, 2016 Laser Tag Convention, National Bulk Vending Association and The Halloween and Party Show

 

April/May 2016 – FOOD SERVICE SPOTLIGHT ISSUE/DESIGN TRENDS

  • Expanded Food Service Coverage
  • Large Park Report: Food at Amusement Parks – Theming your Location
  • Sprucing Up for Spring at Parks and Attractions
  • Waves: Spring Maintenance and Water Filtration/Treatments
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News: Special Events
  • Street Beat
  • FEC Report: Laser Tag, Roller Skating and Bowling, Plus Mini Golf and Go-Karts Food Service and Equipment
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums: Sprucing up for Spring and Site Amenities
  • Food at Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • Haunted Houses and Attractions
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: RSA Convention and Trade Show

 

June 2016 – ANNUAL ENTERTAINMENT DIRECTORY FEC and BOWLING REPORT

  • Expanded Entertainment Center Coverage
  • Large Park Report: Staffing and Training
  • Waves: Splash Parks – Wet and Dry Play
  • Food Service: Facility Menus – Selections for Guests of All Ages
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News: Inflatable Locations
  • Street Beat: Redemption Report plus New Games
  • FEC Report: Bowling, Mini Golf and Go-Karts and Laser Tag
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • Haunted Houses and Attractions
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: The Bowl Expo

 

September/October 2016 – Waterpark Review

  • Waves: Expanded Waterpark Coverage, Including Free-standing Water Rides
  • Large Park Report: Mobile Apps (Ride and Eateries Reservations) Plus Crowd Control
  • Food Service: Food Trends at Arenas, Stadiums and Waterparks
  • Street Beat
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News
  • FEC Report: Bowling, Mini Golf and Go-Karts and Laser Tag
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • Haunted Houses and Attractions
  • Profiles in Excellence
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: World Waterpark Association Show

 

November 2016 – IAAPA SHOW ISSUE

  • Expanded Amusement Park Coverage
  • Large Park Report
  • Waves
  • Food Service
  • Amusement Rental and Inflatable News
  • Street Beat
  • FEC Report: Bowling, Mini-Golf and Go-Karts and
    Laser Tag
  • Zoos, Aquariums and Museums
  • Haunted Houses and Attractions
  • BONUS DISTRIBUTION: 2016 IAAPA Attractions Expo

 

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