Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Chance Rides Providing Four Attractions to Galveston Pleasure Pier

Wichita, KS, USA — Chance is excited to be a supplier of rides for Landry’s Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier. The new 1,130 foot-long Galveston amusement pier is set to open Summer of 2012 and will be home to four Chance Rides including a Giant Wheel (Galaxy Wheel), a 36’ Double Decker Carrousel, Revolution 20 and a Pharaoh’s Fury (Sea Dragon.)

This Pleasure Pier will be one-of-a-kind in the United States with 16 rides, a full service restaurant, a performing stage, and much more! The year-round tourist destination is being built by Landry’s, a restaurant management company that operates the Rainforest Cafe, Claim Jumper, Morton’s Steakhouse and McCormick & Schmick’s. The new Galveston pier will include a Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., another restaurant chain owned by Landry’s.

Landry’s also runs Kemah Boardwalk, a waterfront amusement park that boasts five Chance rides and is located 30 miles north of Galveston.


Joe Kleiman
Joe Kleimanhttp://wwww.themedreality.com
Raised in San Diego on theme parks, zoos, and IMAX films, InPark's Senior Correspondent Joe Kleiman would expand his childhood loves into two decades as a projectionist and theater director within the giant screen industry. In addition to his work in commercial and museum operations, Joe has volunteered his time to animal husbandry at leading facilities in California and Texas and has played a leading management role for a number of performing arts companies. Joe previously served as News Editor and has remained a contributing author to InPark Magazine since 2011. HIs writing has also appeared in Sound & Communications, LF Examiner, Jim Hill Media, The Planetarian, Behind the Thrills, and MiceChat His blog, ThemedReality.com takes an unconventional look at the attractions industry. Follow on twitter @ThemesRenewed Joe lives in Sacramento, California with his wife, dog, and a ghost.

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