Beginning today and running on select dates through March 30, Silver Dollar City Family Spring Break Days will bring families for spring vacations with more than 30 different rides and attractions open. Six Flags Over Georgia opened also today for its 2014 season. Last Friday, the park hosted a media tour of its new Hurricane Harbor, which is now under construction and will open on Memorial Day. The water park features an 800,000-gallon wave pool with four-foot waves, the world’s first hybrid zero-gravity slide, and a multi-slide tower.
Meanwhile, Six Flags New England will open the world’s tallest swing ride with its upcoming New England Skyscreamer on April 12. The 400ft (121m) ride will be able to launch 24 people 40-storeys into the air while spinning at speeds of around 40mph (64kmph). Finally, Cedar Point will open on May 10 with 2 new attractions including the new Pipe Scream family thrill ride.