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Registration open for Autumn Coin-Op Show

Registration is now open for the Autumn Coin-Op Show (ACOS) which will take place from October 19-20 at the ILEC Conference Centre in London’s Earls Court. ACOS was launched in 2014 as a result of industry demand in the UK, and it…

Modesh World goes cashless with Semnox

Semnox will provide theme park software solutions and services to support Modesh World. Modesh World, which is open until August 28, is Dubai’s edutainment destination and a favourite venue for families with its variety of immersive…

Vennersys partners with Clevedon Pier

Vennersys has partnered with Clevedon Pier to implement a new ticketing management system to help modernise its admission processes and deliver an integrated approach to managing revenue streams. Clevedon Pier, built in the town of…

Dates confirmed for ATRAX 2023

ATRAX 10th International Exhibition for Attractions, Parks, Game and Sport Fields Industry has updated the previously announced dates. The fair will now take place on January 12-14 2023 in halls 5-6 and 7 at the Istanbul Expo centre.…

Fairytale Farm receives TripAdvisor award

Fairytale Farm, near Chipping Norton in Oxfordshire, has received a Travellers’ Choice award by Tripadvisor. Nick Laister, farm owner, said: “Tripadvisor gives a Travellers’ Choice award to accommodation, attractions and restaurants that…

Rovio teams up with Kilburn Live

Kilburn Live, a global market leader in branded live family entertainment, and Rovio Entertainment Corporation, creators of the Angry Birds mobile gaming franchise, have plans for a new touring interactive theatrical production, Angry Birds…

Betson partners with Jersey Cares

Team members at Betson Enterprises, leading distributor of arcade and amusement equipment, have joined staff from Jersey Cares in Carlstadt, NJ, to fill bags for Veterans experiencing homelessness with necessities such as first aid kits,…

KidZania Fukuoka officially opens

KidZania, one of the fastest growing and innovative edutainment concepts in the world, has opened KidZania Fukuoka. The third KidZania City in Japan joins KidZania Tokyo (2006) and KidZania Koshien (2009) in their aim to empower children to…

Global investment firm acquires FEG

One of H.I.G. Capital’s affiliates has completed the acquisition of Family Entertainment Group (FEG). H.I.G. Capital, which has US$50b of equity capital under management, is partnering with George Smith, founder and CEO of FEG, as…

Fairytale Festival returns

Fairytale Festival 2022 has started at Fairytale Farm near Chipping Norton in Oxfordshire, and will run every day until September 4. Nick Laister, Farm owner, said: “We ran our first ever Fairytale Festival in 2018. It was such a big…