Enchanted Forest celebrates its 50th anniversary on August 8

A picure of Humpty Dumpty sitting on top of a brick well at the Enchanted Forest near Salem, Oregon

Humpty Dumpty at the Enchanted Forest near Salem, Oregon (photo credit: Enchanted Forest) Enchanted Forest is 50 years old, and it's celebrating its anniversary on Sunday, August 8, at Western Town in the park. The celebration kicks off at 12:45 p.m. with founder Robert Tofte and his family. Special question and answer sessions are scheduled … Continue reading Enchanted Forest celebrates its 50th anniversary on August 8

Disneyland reopening April 30, with limitations

Photo credit: Disneyland via Facebook Disneyland is reopening in Anaheim, California, on Friday, April 30, with limited capacity and restrictions on some attractions. Disneyland Park and the Disneyland California Adventure park will be open to California residents only because of the state's COVID restrictions. Park reservations are required, as is admission for visitors ages 3 … Continue reading Disneyland reopening April 30, with limitations

Armchair photo tours: The Haunted Graveyard at Lake Compounce

The sign to The Haunted Graveyard at Lake Compounce in Bristol, Connecticut Photos by Cheryl Landes In the fall, Connecticut is well-known for its beautiful fall colors and a spooky experience like no other. It's time to beware in Bristol. The foggy entrance to Lake Compounce during The Haunted Graveyard That's because the ghosts, vampires, … Continue reading Armchair photo tours: The Haunted Graveyard at Lake Compounce

Oaks Park in Portland cancels 2020 amusement park season

The roller coaster at Oaks Park in Portland, Oregon (photo credit: Oaks Park, via Facebook) For the first time in its 115-year history, the amusement park season at Oaks Park in Portland has been cancelled. "We have made repeated efforts to convey to the state government our ability to operate with the same modifications that … Continue reading Oaks Park in Portland cancels 2020 amusement park season