Ferris Wheel

Oktoberfest is back in San Diego. Here’s where to celebrate

Prost! It’s every beer drinker’s favorite time of year: Oktoberfest. And with most of the 2020 festivities postponed, San Diego is ready to make up for lost time. This is where you can celebrate the German holiday. El Cajon beer festival SAN DIEGO, September 29, 2019 | El Cajon’s annual Oktoberfest held the first of its two weekends September 27-29 ...

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Leaders in high school football statistics

After three weeks of WJFL action, Cedar Creek’s JC Landicini has the most passing yards and quarterback touchdowns at a Cape Atlantic League school. His Pirates teammate JoJo Bermudez has the most receiving yards. And running back Jaquan Howard is fifth among running backs. This trio helped Cedar Creek beat their top three opponents, 130-0. Ocean City also held three ...

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Find God in all things, even the Times Square Ferris wheel

From August 25 to September 12 in New York, a gigantic Ferris wheel occupied the middle of Times Square. Located in the middle of Broadway between West 47th and 48th Streets, the Times Square Wheel was 110 feet high and offered cyclists a 12-minute trip for $ 15 for kids and $ 20 for adults ($ 35 if you wanted ...

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at the 1904 World’s Fair, St. Louis showed America’s best and worst | KCUR 89.3

For more stories like this, subscribe to Hungry For MO on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. When the St. Louis World’s Fair opened on April 30, 1904, it kicked off a seven-month extravaganza drawing nearly 20 million people from around the world to Forest Park. Formerly known as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, the event spanned over 1,000 acres and over 1,500 ...

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New Ferris Wheel Dominates 5 Most Read Dallas Stories This Week

Editor’s Note: A lot has happened this week, so here is your chance to catch up. Read on for the most popular headlines of the week. 1. The Dallas suburbs buys a new Ferris wheel that rivals the famous Texas Star of Fair Park. The Grandscape in The Colony launched the Grandscape Wheel, a nearly 200-foot-tall Ferris wheel that rivals ...

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Splish, splash … The wheel turned when Michael McIntyre was taking a bath

If you think you can’t reinvent the wheel, think again. Comedian Michael McIntyre had an “Eureka” moment while taking a bath which led to his debut as a game show host. “I had been thinking for a while about how game shows and quizzes are so popular and decided to try and think of a format for one,” he says. ...

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New York tries to attract tourists with Times Square Ferris wheel

through: Mage’s lollipop, Nexstar Media Wire Posted: Aug 28, 2021 / 11:46 a.m. EDT / Update: Aug 28, 2021 / 11:46 a.m. EDT (WPIX) – Times Square has already generated $ 5.8 billion in municipal and state taxes, but the COVID-19 pandemic has interrupted much of that. Now New York City is trying to entice tourists with a temporary prop ...

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Llandudno Pier gets a permanent ‘giant’ Ferris wheel – and it could be open in time for the weekend

A ‘giant’ Ferris wheel will be erected at one of North Wales’ most popular tourist attractions. The merry-go-round, which was custom-built by luxury sports car maker Lamborghini, will be set up at Llandudno Pier and will be 21 meters high and will be located next to the game rooms. It could be open as early as Friday, in time for ...

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Giant CA energy storage facility sucks excess wind and solar energy

What was it about wind and solar power being unreliable? Some energy experts are still throwing that old ball, but meanwhile savvy investors are investing billions in new energy storage facilities that spew clean kilowatts on demand. As they say, money speaks, and in a fitting twist, the latest example comes from Golden State, California. New massive energy storage facility ...

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Fort Bend County Fair Winners – The Katy News

Renee Butler and her son Nicholas Maresh serve great food and always with a smile. This dynamic duo has been a force behind many catered events and well beyond the service line. As the fair strives to return to the tradition of fair days, Renée and Nicholas are entrenched in being a part of the fair. As a family, they ...

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