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Six Flags Over Texas to Unveil Galactic Attack Virtual Reality Coaster

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation and Samsung Electronics America, Inc., the “Official Technology Partner” of the world’s largest regional theme park company, have announced their renewed collaboration on virtual reality roller coasters with the unveiling of a bold, innovative twist on the experience at Six Flags parks. Last spring, the two companies…

Six Flags Over Texas Celebrates Construction Milestone of Newest Coaster, The Joker

Six Flags Over Texas celebrated a major construction milestone on its newest ride, The Joker, on Monday. Six Flags Over Texas President Steve Martindale and Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams signed their names on the final track piece of the 12-story roller coaster moments before it was lifted 120 feet into the air…

Six Flags Over Texas Announces New Roller Coaster for 2017

Six Flags Over Texas announced a new ride on Thursday morning – The Joker free-fly coaster – that will open early next year. The Joker will be the Arlington park’s 13th and most wicked roller coaster, park officials said. The coaster is set to open in spring 2017 and will make a dynamic impact to…

Six Flags to Unveil Rage of the Gargoyles Virtual Reality on Shock Wave Coaster

Six Flags Over Texas has announced it will introduce Rage of the Gargoyles Virtual Reality on the Shock Wave roller coaster during this year’s Fright Fest.Using Samsung Gear VR powered by Oculus, riders are transported into the incredibly immersive world of virtual reality and become pilots of an Apache-style helicopter and…

Six Flags Over Texas Holds Open Auditions Saturday for Fright Fest Characters

Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, is gearing up for the scariest Halloween event in North Texas—Fright Fest. Casting is currently underway for those who are willing to channel their most evil side to join our seasoned freaks, zombies, and ghouls as part of the Entertainment Scare Team. Auditions…

Fourth of July Events in Arlington: “The American Dream City”

It’s that time of year – celebrating our freedom to create our own American Dream. Here’s a list of patriotic events scheduled for this holiday weekend. Light Up Arlington!When: 6 p. m. to 10:30 p. m., Sunday, July 3. Fireworks begin at 9:45 p. m. Where: Downtown Arlington More info: naturallyfun. org/light-up-arlington Cost: Free Thousands of people will pack…

Six Flags Over Texas and Hurricane Harbor Announce Wage Increase

Six Flags Over Texas and Hurricane Harbor in Arlington announced a wage increase affecting more than 90 percent of its team members. The increase from $7.25 per hour to up to $9 per hour went into effect on Monday, June 13.“Our team members are our most important asset,” said Steve Martindale, Six Flags Over…

Six Flags Over Texas Opens Newly Expanded Gotham City Section

Six Flags Over Texas, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment, has announced the opening of an expansion to the Gotham City section of the park with the addition of three villainous rides—THE RIDDLER Revenge, CATWOMAN Whip, and HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity.“Each season our goal is to provide a…