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Things To Do This Weekend September 13-15

Rocking out with friends, hearing screams around the park, parades in the streets and more end of the summer fun awaits you this weekend September 13-15! Looking for some more fall fun as the seasons change? Leaf it to us and click here for our list of top 10 things to do in September. Also, if you […]

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New Coaster Planned for Six Flags Great America in 2019

Ladies and gentleman, Six Flags Great America has done it again with maximum force roller coaster. For 2019, the Gurnee amusement park just announced last week that they will be adding a 17th coaster to their lineup of thrill rides. Not to mention this new coaster will be breaking three records!? The 2019 coaster is […]

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A group of roller coaster fans from around the Chicago area take a construction tour of Goliath, the 180-foot wooden coaster that is taking shape on the site of the vacated Iron Wolf. As of the Dec. 9 tour, the project was reported to be about 10 percent complete. | Dan Moran/Sun-Times Media

Six Flags’ Goliath coaster construction pushes forward in cold weather By: Dan Moran, Sun Times Media

Padding through December’s first snowfall, roller coaster enthusiasts from around the Chicago area were dreaming of Memorial Day as they looked out at the first evidence of what will be Goliath, the new wooden coaster under construction at Six Flags Great America. “Great America-wise, there’s nothing here that’s going to be like it, I’ll tell […]

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