Season pass holders are also admitted free to other Six Flags theme parks nationwide. Save even more with the Gold Season Pass, which includes unlimited free parking at all Six Flags theme parks, early VIP entry at Six Flags New England and its water park and more bring-a-friend free tickets for select dates. If you plan to spend several days in the Springfield area in conjunction with your Six Flags New England trip, the Entertainment Book can cut your costs for dining at local restaurants and admission to other area attractions, such as Historic Deerfield and Xtreme Paintball.
Construction signs were quickly put up, and during August of the same year, it was announced that Rocky Mountain Construction would transform the ride into a steel hybrid coaster, which would include three inversions and a steeper drop. Wicked Cyclone opened in May The season saw the addition of two new attractions: Fireball and Superman: The Ride. Fireball, a Larson Loop attraction, was installed in the former location of Twister. Bizarro was transformed back into Superman, including a new red track color and other effects.
MindEraser, the park's SLC received new trains with an updated restraint style. Also during the season, Superman: The Ride had a limited run of offering Oculus Rift goggles to enhance the ride experience. Buzzsaw closed at the end of Harley Quinn Spinsanity was installed for the season, opening in May of that year. To make room for it, the Tea Cups were moved to the former location of Buzzsaw and is now classified as an attraction in Rockville.
This ride is the first to include the fictional character Grid, a sentient cybernetic system and the arch-nemesis of Cyborg, in Six Flags' DC character roster. For the season, the park will add Supergirl Sky Flyer, a Zamperla Endeavour located in the location of the former Kryptonite Kollider, which will be retired at the end of the season. It is considered one of the best steel roller coasters in the world according to the trade magazine Amusement Today , which awarded it the prestigious Golden Ticket award in , , , and Wicked Cyclone is the first hybrid roller coaster to hit the East Coast.
It is feet tall and reaches a top speed 55 mph. It includes three inversions, the World's first hangtime stall, 14 airtime hills and the world's first double reversing banking airtime hill. Wicked Cyclone was voted the 2nd Best New Roller Coaster on the planet for the season with Fury in first place.
It has been in the top 30 ever since it was in the Golden Ticket Awards and never went down. The waterpark opened in as Island Kingdom and was rebranded Hurricane Harbor in It features a number of family-oriented rides as well as thrill rides. The most recent addition is Bonzai Pipelines added in For the season, Bonzai Beach is being expanded and renamed to Buccaneer Beach.
This area is to include a larger bathhouse facility and a new pool.
During the park's branding as a Six Flags in , the Looney Tunes characters were added to the park. In , the park underwent a massive expansion in the entertainment department when Mark Shapiro took control of Six Flags.
The Hall of Justice is located in the building where the Jokers Wild Card flat ride used to be, transforming it into a secret lair. Times are posted outside indicating when guests will be able to meet the characters and pose for pictures. The park also has some of the characters from Mystery Inc including the great dane detective himself Scooby-Doo , his best friend Shaggy Rogers and his nephew Scrappy-Doo.
In the season, the Glow in the Park Parade was introduced. It was the unique brainchild of world-renowned creative director Gary Goddard and featured five custom-designed floats, 65 performers and over 35 support staff members and technicians. Each float was adorned with vibrant-multicolor lights that illuminate the park and surrounded the streets with custom-composed cirque-inspired music. The parade featured drummers, puppeteers, singers, dancers and kinetic stilt walkers to create an unparalleled nighttime spectacular.
The parade did not return in the season, but it did return in The parade never got to complete its full season run in It was cancelled in July after new management took over the Six Flags Corporate office. During the month of October, the park gets transformed for its annual Halloween festival, Fright Fest. This transformation includes the addition of Halloween decorations to its Crackaxle Canyon, Main Street, South End and Rockville areas, making them Haunt Zones with roaming characters to give the areas the themes of a ghost town, a demon area, a graveyard and an Area 51 complex, respectively.
Dead Legends Live has all past singers together and parody their songs about being dead. The Wheel of Fright is a wheel and whatever you spin it to land on you have to eat or do. Such things to eat are cockroaches or worms. Prizes include season passes or exit passes.
Wicked Woods is in the picnic groves wooded area comprising a trail with people popping out at you and chasing you. Total Darkness is in the picnic grove and it is a walk through in a pitch black area, filled with frights. Slasher Circus 3D is in the picnic grove and is right beside Total Darkness, however this attraction is full of different lights and colors with a clown theme throughout. Midnight Mansion takes place on the ride Houdini.
They transform the whole ride building into a haunted mansion. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Six Flags is proud to bring you these special deals along with offers from our partners. And don't forget to sign up to receive email updates about news, events . Save money when you buy your Single Day tickets, Season Passes and Season Parking (save $25/visit); Also includes new rewards program (just for.
This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Theme park in Agawam, Massachusetts. Massachusetts portal. Six Flags New England. May 5, Retrieved October 5, Arcadia Publishing, , pg. Arcadia Publishing, , p. The Union-News.
Springfield, MA: via NewsBank. Retrieved June 24, April 18, Retrieved March 17, April 4, Retrieved April 4, Six Flags. Movie World Germany Warner Bros.
More Free Cancellation 0. Child 2. Six Flags, the worldwide amusement park chain you know and love, started out on a much smaller scale. Email has been sent. Water Transfers. Child 3.
Fright Fest Holiday in the Park. Hidden categories: Pages containing links to subscription-only content Use mdy dates from April Articles needing additional references from May All articles needing additional references Articles with short description Coordinates on Wikidata Portal templates with redlinked portals Commons category link from Wikidata. Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history.