If you are looking to have an incredible theme park vacation with your family in 2023 then you don't have to travel to Florida, you can stay right here in the Land of Lincoln! One of the 10 best Amusement Parks in the US to Visit in 2023 is here in Illinois, check out the details...
I've ridden many a roller coaster in my day and this one in Illinois is rather tame by comparison. However, it has a history that tells a different story. Over 46 years ago, it injured 31 people in two different incidents just weeks apart.
Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois is about to open Goliath, which will set the records for tallest, fastest and steepest wooden roller coaster in the world! The record-setting attraction was set to open on May 31, however, the Chicago Tribune reports that the grand opening has been delayed.
It's one thing to set out an break a world record. It's another thing to break three at the same time. That's exactly what's being planned for a new wooden roller coaster being built at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois. The coaster, Goliath, is under construction now. Six Flags claims that when it opens, it will be the tallest, fastest, and steepest wooden roller coaster in the world!