The Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme Park in Orlando
At the time, the popularity of books about Harry Potter beat all records. In anticipation of the premiere of the next edition was a flutter of many fans of the novel, Rowling around the world. Not surprisingly, in the summer of 2010 year, Universal Studios Florida opened in Orlando, the theme Park the Wizarding World of Harry Potter (Wizarding World of Harry Potter).
The start of construction of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter was announced in 2007, the year when Universal Orlando has received from JK Rowling and Warner Bros film concern the rights to create a large theme Park. The Grand opening was held on 18 June 2010 of the year, but the first honorary visitors were able to travel back into the magical world of Harry Potter for 27 may.
And even though JK Rowling in the opening of the theme Park Wizarding World of Harry Potter did not participate, the main character of her novel the triumph was not. Daniel Radcliffe accompanied by Rupert Grinta “arrived” at the opening ceremony in the flying blue Ford and taken a magic wand and declared the Park open. Continue reading
Amusement parks in the twentieth century has been a favorite place for a nice family vacation. However, as time goes on, in place of these parks came in other bright, technologically advanced, with new idols for children. “The old guard” was simply not able to compete with them. Many buildings were closed and demolished to make way for shopping centers, while others were abandoned because of debts. However, those that were left, that recall the days when there was fun for adults and children. Ruined and abandoned parks are filled with special energy, they could be a great place for filming some Thriller. Walking on those mysterious places, I want to look into every corner, sit on each attraction, because here was once full whole life.
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Today, DreamWorks Animation SKG and the group of companies “Regions” announced a new joint project — the beginning of the construction of Europe’s largest indoor theme parks. The first to visit the cartoon characters will be able to get the residents of St. Petersburg
DreamWorks theme parks, the construction of which will start in Russia, will become the largest in Europe indoor facilities operating all year round. The area of each of them will be from 70 to 100 thousand sq. meters, plot area — 100 ha.
Jeffrey Katzenberg, chief Executive officer (CEO) of the film company DreamWorks Animation, said at the presentation of the projects of theme parks that their construction will become a new stage of development for an animation Studio. He noted that Russia was the first country where such parks announced and will be opened as Russia is one of the most promising markets for the company, where the films of Studio occupy the 6 seats in the TOP 10 at the box in theaters.
“Our partners, with whom we met just a year ago, impressed us. This ambitious company you can trust,” said Katzenberg. In addition, the Studio is negotiating the construction of similar parks in other countries, in particular, almost solved the question of construction in new York city in the framework of the project Mega Mall of America. Continue reading