InPark Tracks is the audio companion to InPark Magazine, exploring the people, projects, and technologies that impact the themed entertainment industry.
Track 37: Happiness is a scratch for every niche
Alcorn McBride's Scott Harkless reads from his latest column for InPark Magazine, found in IPM Issue #91. Scott talks about his tips for finding success through identifying your special skills and sticking with it.
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Music: Space Jazz by Kevin MacLeod
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Track 36: Top 5 News: New animation museum for California, Jigsaw headed to London, and more!
This week's Top 5 News Stories as selected by the editors of InPark Magazine: $2.5 million plan for National Animation Museum approved in California; Fantawild Glorious Orient opens to visitors in Huaian, China; Shanghai Disneyland reopens after months of lockdown; SAW: The Experience opening in London, October 2022; Meow Wolf Co-Founder Matt King has died. Sign up for a free subscription, so you don't miss this or ANY of our interesting articles.
Track 35: Explore The Lost Island Themepark in Waterloo, Iowa
InPark Magazine Publisher Martin Palicki speaks with Lost Island Themepark General Manager Eric Bertch about the park's development. Lost Island Theme Park is the cover story feature of InPark Magazine Issue #91, available in late July. Sign up for a free subscription so you don't miss this or ANY of our interesting articles. Audio courtesy of station KCRG; "Tiki Bar Mixer" by Kevin MacLeod (License here); and "Secret of Tiki Island" by Kevin MacLeod (License here).
Track 34: Exploring LBE at Licensing Expo 2022
LBE was the theme for this year's Licensing Expo in Las Vegas. We visited the show and here are highlights from our conversations with Crayola and FELD Entertainment.
Track 33: Re-Developing the San Antonio Zoo
The 108-year-old San Antonio Zoo is located in a big hospitality city. With two theme parks, the Alamo, the Riverwalk, World Heritage Sites, and more, there's plenty to see and do in San Antonio. So how do they keep it fresh and give visitors a reason to keep coming back? The zoo is currently addressing that through a multi-year re-development and re-imagining process. InPark Magazine's Joe Kleiman sat down with Tim Morrow, San Antonio Zoo's CEO, to talk about the changes and plans.
Track 32: Top 5 News: LEGOLAND Korea Resort, Fønix, The 407, & Conventions
Stories Covered in this episode: Puy du Fou to create first U.S. immersive show for “The 407” in Tennessee; IAAPA Expo Asia Virtual Conference launches on Connect+ platform June 21-22, 2022; Why LBE is the consumer experience of the future; LEGOLAND Korea Resort opens as the tenth LEGOLAND worldwide; Fårup Sommerland debuts Fønix, its new Vekoma-built coaster.