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Worlds of Fun is Closed for the 2020 Season. See you in 2021! Learn More.

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Worlds of Fun App Guide

Before visiting this summer, you’ll need to download the Worlds of Fun mobile app. It’s free and available for Apple and Android products.
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Virtual Hiring Process

Looking for flexible and fun jobs in Kansas City? Worlds of Fun is hiring for the 2020 season. We’ve currently deployed a virtual hiring process, which means you can apply and interview remotely.
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Kansas City BBQ with Chef Wes

To help you get ready for barbeque season in The Heartland, we asked our executive chef Wesley Boston for some insight, tips and a secret rub recipe from Cotton Blossom BBQ.
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Behind Stax of Wax

Like an old tune that brings you back in time, we revisit the legendary Worlds of Fun show, "Stacks of Wax."
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Putting the "Fun" in Funnel Cake

No trip to Worlds of Fun is complete without enjoying a funnel cake. Its sugary, melt-in-your-mouth crispness makes it the queen of desserts. Since it has been a while since you’ve indulged in this legendary treat, we’ve asked our executive chef Wesley Boston to share an amusement park funnel cake recipe you can make at home.
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Fury of the Nile Hosts First Responders For Training

When the park is closed, Fury of the Nile becomes a training facility for local water rescue teams. The attraction’s rushing waters and torrents provide a safe environment for first responders to develop skills that can be used to save lives.
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Live Entertainment - Creating the Magic

The live entertainment at Worlds of Fun has been a long-time staple at the park. The "Words of Fun" blog invites you to join our entertainment manager, Brian Cross, as he takes you backstage for a closer look at our shows, our team and auditions process.
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Introduction to the Science of Roller Coasters

While today’s roller coasters are sophisticated machines, they all use basic principles of science to operate - physics. We join the Kansas Children's Discovery Center for a live stream and introductory look into the science of roller coasters.
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Kids Can Learn at Home with Fun Activities Featuring the Peanuts Gang

Looking for stimulating lesson plans to use at home with the kids? Our friends, the Peanuts Gang, have super fun STEM activities for grades K-8!
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How to Have Worlds of Fun at Home

Imagination has always been a powerful entertainer. So, let’s keep the boredom at bay with some activities that will let you and your family have Worlds of Fun at home.
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