Great Escape park adds 2 new rides
QUEENSBURY The Great Escape has announced the addition of two new rides for guests during the 2013 season, which starts May 18.
Along with the all-new Screamin’ Eagles ride, the park on Route 9 in the town of Queensbury will debut the renovated Blizzard indoor scrambler and Marshal’s Stampede indoor bumper car attraction in the park’s Ghost Town.
The Fest Area dome, now the “Igloo,” will be the new home of the Blizzard Indoors. The experience will feature lights, sound and air-conditioning.
The Great Escape’s Bumper Cars have been moved to the Wild Wild West part of the park. Marshal’s Stampede Indoor Bumper Cars will open to guests on May 18 in its new location in Ghost Town.
The new Screamin’ Eagles interactive flying ride will open June 1.
Guests can purchase tickets to opening weekend presented by Lowes at sixflags.com for just $20.13, a price valid on opening weekend only. Guests may also bring non-perishable canned food items to the park on opening weekend and purchase tickets in person for $20.13. All canned goods will be donated to the Salvation Army.