USA – the country with the highest percentage of all kinds of amusement parks per capita in the world. Almost every state has its own Park with roller coasters and a water Park (with the size and wealth of this or that Park serve as a major help to the reputation of the state not only in the tourism industry, but even in politics or culture), many historical and cultural sites which are broken small theme parks, dozens or even hundreds of different natural areas, where there are also rides and many other entertainment facilities.
The world-famous theme parks of Walt Disney, which is one of the founders of the American system of parks. The first Disneyland was opened in Anaheim (California) in 1955, and since then the rich and amazing imagination of not only children but also adults similar parks appeared in many cities of the country and even abroad. One of them is Walt Disney world resort is the largest entertainment Park in the world (its area is more than 11.3 thousand hectares, opened in 1971). Moreover, in many States arch entertainment form these mini-cities – in Los Angeles, for example, you can see and world-famous theme Park Disneyland (Anaheim) and thematic parkinsonii Universal Studios. And the biggest Safari Park in the world – Six Flags Great Adventure and Wild Safari is located in Jackson (new Jersey). Continue reading
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