TAMPA, FL — Busch Gardens Tampa Bay unveiled the ride car for the Iron Gwazi Tuesday at the IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, the attractions industry's premier trade show. Opening next spring, the Iron Gwazi will be North America's tallest and the world's fastest and steepest hybrid roller coaster. The unveiling took place on the opening day of the trade show attended by more than 38,000 industry professionals from around the world. Additionally, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, which owns Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Williamsburg, revealed details of SeaWorld Orlando's much-anticipated Ice Breaker ride, featuring the steepest beyond-vertical drop in Florida.Industry leaders also got a preview of the planned Solar Vortex at Adventure Island in Tampa, America's first dual-tailspin water slide, and the Riptide Race at Aquatica Orlando, Florida's first dueling water slide. Manufactured by Rocky Mountain Construction, Iron Gwazi will be 206 feet tall, feature a 91-degree drop and … [Read more...] about Busch Gardens Unveils Ride Car For Tallest, Fastest Coaster
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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The holidays are right around the corner, and if you’ve got little ones at home, you’ll want to hear this: A watchdog group has released its annual list of the top ten worst toys. World Against Toys Causing Harm or W.A.T.C.H. says many of the toys on its list present choking hazards. They say some of the toys can cause eye injuries, while others have inadequate warning labels. W.A.T.C.H. says in some cases the dangerous toys could even cause death. “Deaths and injuries over the years because so-called toys like this have been mistaken for the real thing,” W.A.T.C.H. Director James Swartz said. “The last thing we want is for children to come here as a result of accidents associated with these toys,” Franciscan Children’s Hospital CEO John Nash said. Here is the list of the 10 worst toys: The Nerf Ultra One Gun Spike The Fine Motor Hedgehog Bunchems Bunch’N Build The Yeti Teddy Bear Nickelodeon Frozen Treats … [Read more...] about W.A.T.C.H. Unveils ’10 Worst Toys’ For 2019 Holiday Season
The 2020 GRAMMY Awards are coming to CBS on January 26th from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California at 8:00 PM ET. Earlier today nominees for the award’s 62nd annual affair were released and feature a who’s who of music biggest performers from Ariana Grande to Lil Nas X to Dolly Parton. Check out the list of nominees below and be sure to tune in on January 26th to see who will be taking home to the hardware at Music’s Biggest Night, only on CBS. Check your local listings for more information. Record Of The Year: “Hey, Ma” — Bon Iver “Bad Guy” — Billie Eilish “7 Rings” — Ariana Grande “Hard Place” — H.E.R. “Talk” — Khalid “Old Town Road” — Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus “Truth Hurts” — Lizzo “Sunflower” — Post Malone & Swae Lee Album Of The Year: I, I — Bon Iver Norman F***ing Rockwell! — Lana … [Read more...] about LIST: Nominees Announced For The 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards On CBS
If a curving, solid oak staircase can be considered luxurious, that could only be achieved by a brand like Hermes — the famed 182-year-old French fashion house, creator of the iconic (and highly coveted) Birkin bag that’s only rendered complete after 48 hours of hand-craftsmanship by a single artisan. And 400 well-heeled guests (sartorially swathed in a variety of items bearing a subtle “H” logo) beelined Nov. 15 to Union Square as Hermes unveiled a three-years-in-the-making transformation of its Grant Avenue boutique. Clocking in at a spacious 9,000-square-feet (including a second floor, coffee bar, made-to-measure service and California vibe), it now ranks as the luxury firm’s West Coast flagship. “I hope you’re surprised by your beautiful, new San Francisco home,” enthused Hermes USA CEO Robert Chavez, who presided over the opening of this space when Hermes moved to Grant Avenue in 2003. Before boarding shuttles to the Armory for a … [Read more...] about Hermes’ unveils its West Coast flagship in S.F.
SaisonMitchell Davis, vice president of the James Beard Foundation, called the food "beautiful" and "intriguing."S.F., 178 Townsend St., (415) 828-7990 Saison Mitchell Davis , vice president of the James Beard Foundation, called the food "beautiful" and "intriguing."S.F., 178 Townsend St., (415) 828-7990 Image 1 of / 88 Caption Close Image 1 of 88 SaisonMitchell Davis, vice president of the James Beard Foundation, called the food "beautiful" and "intriguing."S.F., 178 Townsend St., (415) 828-7990 Saison Mitchell Davis , vice president of the James Beard Foundation, called the food "beautiful" and "intriguing."S.F., 178 Townsend St., (415) 828-7990 These five S.F. restaurants made Condé Nast's 'best in the world' list 1 / 88 Back to Gallery To come up with its annual list of 207 best restaurants around the world, Condé Nast Traveler reached out to food experts around the … [Read more...] about These five S.F. restaurants made Condé Nast’s ‘best in the world’ list