Welcome To PAPA ~ Your Connection to Pennsylvania Amusement Parks & Attractions

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  • Scholarship Winners Announced
    The PAPA Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce the 2015 Winners of the Barbara Knoebel Scholarship.

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    2015 PACE Ride Safety Seminar
    Sign up now for the 2015 PACE Ride Safety Seminar, hosted in Morgantown Pennsylvania.

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    Pete Berto Joins S&S Sales Team
    The Sales Team at S&S Worldwide is excited to announce that Pete Barto has joined their group as the Director of Sales for North America and Europe.

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    S&S Announces Management Changes
    LOGAN, UT – September 1, 2015 – As part of its strategy to position the company for continued growth, S&S Worldwide, Inc. (“S&S”), the largest U.S. manufacturer of roller coasters and thrill rides, is pleased to announce the following organizational changes.

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    “Gale Force” Coming to New Jersey, as S&S Debuts New Coaster Design
    LOGAN, Utah - (August 5, 2015) – The innovative team at S&S Worldwide has been selected by Playland’s Castaway Cove to build what is anticipated to be the first linear synchronous motor (“LSM”) launched coaster to open in the Northeast region of the U.S. S&S has teamed up with Scott Simpson of S&T Amusements (owner of Playland’s Castaway Cove) to create a new design for the “Gale Force” coaster, combining some thrilling elements of the S&S El Loco coaster with three LSM launches. This all-new coaster concept is planned to open for families and thrill-seekers alike on the New Jersey coast in the spring of 2016.

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Welcome to PAPA

The Pennsylvania Amusement Parks Association, PAPA was established in the early 1930's by PA Amusement Park owners looking to work together with other owners for the benefit of the industry in Pennsylvania. Today, with over 80 members representing Amusement Parks, Attractions, Suppliers and Manufacturers, the association continues strong in supporting the industry.

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