The Beat Category - Amusement Parks Fri, 09 Oct 2015 23:49:09 GMT Wild Center to Officially Open Wild Walk July 4 Tupper Lake, N.Y. - It's been in development for eight years, and built three times. At 10:00 in the morning on July 4th it will officially open. The public will be able to walk, or wheel, over the quarter mile trip up and back over the Walk's series of bridges and platforms. The elevated trail has already been dubbed "the Highline of the Forest," after New York City's iconic park on a converted rail line that takes millions of New Yorkers on a trip through the city, 30-feet off the ground. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT MEDIA ALERT: Destiny USA’s Winter Fun Day Pass Extended Destiny USA's Day Pass allows families to play at four entertainment venues for one low price The pass will now be redeemable until March 21st   Syracuse, N.Y. - Destiny USA's Winter Fun Day Pass is now redeemable until Saturday, March 21st. The three week extension from its original end date of February 28 will allow guests to utilize the 24 hour pass and enjoy a fun-filled day at Destiny USA's entertainment venues, while saving money. The Winter Fun Day Pass allows guests to receive admission into four of 11 participating entertainment venues at one low cost. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT WonderWorks Destiny Offers Admission Discount for its Two Year Anniversary Syracuse, N.Y. - WonderWorks will celebrate its second birthday on Sunday,N ovember 9th and is inviting guests to celebrate too! From the hour of 2:00pm - 2:59pm, visitors will be given two dollars off their admission. "The past two years have been a great experience here in Syracuse and we're excited to continue to bring this unique, fun experience to our regional and international guests here at Destiny USA, Ashlee Trautner, Sales Manager at WonderWorks, stated. "Our $2.00 is our way of saying thank you to all of our guests for checking us out and seeing what we are all about." Thu, 06 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT Boardwalk Arcade Opens at The Strong Museum on May 24 Rochester, N.Y. - Step right up! Celebrate arcade amusements in all their beeping, blipping, vibrant glory at Boardwalk Arcade, an original, summertime exhibit back by popular demand and opening at The Strong® National Museum of Play® on Saturday, May 24. Step into a scene reminiscent of 19th- and early 20th-century resorts such as Coney Island and Atlantic City, where Americans from across the nation flocked for good old summertime fun. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT Northeast Riders and INT Host The Inaugural WWA Sanctioned New York State Wakeboarding Competition at Roseland Waterpark Canandaigua, N.Y. -  Wake Jam 2013, presented by Northeast Riders, New York INT League, and Roseland Waterpark, will be the first ever WWA Sanctioned New York State Wakeboarding Event.  The event will take place on Saturday and Sunday, July 27 & 28, 2013.  The event will feature two days of Wakeboarding Competition and Clinic for riders of all ages and skill levels on the glassy Muar Lake ... Tue, 23 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT Sky High Climbing Forest at Holiday Valley Grand Opening This Saturday, June 29 Ellicottville, N.Y. - A Grand Opening Celebration of the Climbing Forest at Holiday Valley's Sky High Adventure Park is scheduled for Saturday, June 29 at 10AM. Brief remarks and climbing demonstrations will take place at that time, along with a champagne toast. The Climbing Forest is the only one of its kind in the US. It was designed by Franz Muller of Monkey Hardware, a German company and ... Thu, 27 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT Roseland Waterpark Opening Tomorrow, June 22, for 13th Season Canandaigua, N.Y. - Roseland Waterpark will leap into summer celebrating its 13h season on Saturday, June 22nd.  Marketing Director, Drew Broderick, remarked, "We're excited that Opening Day is almost here.  Our staff has done a great job of getting Roseland Waterpark ready to go for Saturday".  For adult guests, Roseland Waterpark is a beautifully landscaped oasis, a stone's throw from ... Fri, 21 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT