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INVERTIGO to Leave California's Great America

Postby GreatAmericaFan » Thu Jan 27, 2011 10:35 pm

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Invertigo Going to a New Home

After 12 years of service at California's Great America, Cedar Fair has decided to move the ride to another Cedar Fair park, and open up a new opportunity for Great America.

This is a business decision that is taking into consideration all of the Cedar Fair properties and allowing us to infuse capital into another park and opening up a great opportunity for a new attraction at Great America.

Although we do not discuss future plans that are not definate, our Corporate Design team has evaluated the location and plans are underway for the future of the location.

This is not unusual, in 2003 the ride Stealth was removed and relocated to Carowinds in Charlotte, N.C., to make way for what is now know as Boomerang Bay water park.

Stay tuned for more details as they are available!


http://www.cagreatamerica.com/news/detail.cfm?item_id=1069

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Re: INVERTIGO to Leave California's Great America

Postby GreatAmericaFan » Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:22 pm

According to the NewsPlusNotes blog, INVERTIGO is due to arrive as a new attraction at Dorney Park in 2012.

http://newsplusnotes.blogspot.com/2011/01/invertigo-moving-to-dorney-park.html

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Re: INVERTIGO to Leave California's Great America

Postby jimmy gimbels » Thu Feb 03, 2011 1:00 pm

Hasn't this ride experienced lots of technical problems....how they can get it worked out.
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Re: INVERTIGO to Leave California's Great America

Postby sfgam » Sun Feb 06, 2011 9:45 am

If that is the case then it is probably what happened to Deja Vu at SFGAm. SFGAm couldn't afford all of the mechanical problems and kept losing money because of it so they sold it to Silverwood.
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Re: INVERTIGO to Leave California's Great America

Postby Mike & Morgan » Fri Feb 25, 2011 2:53 pm

not to many thrill rides left for now ...hope they get a good one to replace it???

looks like 6 flags LA will get my visit this summer a few times :lol:
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Re: INVERTIGO to Leave California's Great America

Postby douglips » Wed Jun 15, 2011 7:44 am

Just went to CGA - the space where Invertigo was is now just a lawn.
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Re: INVERTIGO to Leave California's Great America

Postby djames42 » Thu Apr 12, 2012 11:22 pm

douglips wrote:Just went to CGA - the space where Invertigo was is now just a lawn.


How sad... Seems like they could have left the "bird cages" in place then... :(
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