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Breaking Ground on Worlds of Fun 50 Years Ago

The groundbreaking of the park in 1971 was an important part of Worlds of Fun's history. From vision to conception, we revisit how we would be the future home to countless cherished memories for years to come.
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From 16-Year-Old Ride Operator to GM: Meet Tony Carovillano

Meet Worlds of Fun's vice president and general manager, and follow his 35-year career in the amusement park industry.
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Worlds of Fun Halloween Pumpkin Stencils and Coloring Sheets

Gather your family around for a viewing of It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and enjoy these Worlds of Fun themed pumpkin stencils and coloring sheets.
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The Flat (Ride) World: Plethora of Panda

There are over 60 attractions at Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun. Each has its story, and while the roller coasters usually get all the attention, we thought we’d start a blog series exploring the background on some of our flat rides. Up first, Bamboozler.
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Get An Early Look At Oceans of Fun's New Water Slide - Riptide Raceway

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the construction and progress of Oceans of Fun's new world-record-breaking water slide Riptide Raceway.
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Outstanding Ambassadors Receive Worlds of Fun Cornerstone Awards 

Every season the Worlds of Fun full-time staff gives Cornerstone Awards to ambassadors who consistently demonstrate dedication to our company cornerstones: Safety, Service, Courtesy, Cleanliness, and Integrity. We are happy to announce 32 winners this season, from a variety of departments!
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Worlds of Fun Scholarship Winners

Each year, Worlds of Fun awards exceptional ambassadors with scholarships to aid in their pursuit of higher education. During the 2020 season, we were honored to present five promising students with a scholarship.
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5 Ways to Seize the Summer at Worlds of Fun

If you’re looking for something to do in Kansas City, here are five ways to seize the summer by adding a visit to Worlds of Fun to your agenda!
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Worlds of Fun Rides Department Dominates 

The Worlds of Fun Rides Department dominated their recent safety audit. Eight ride operators received a prestigious International Ride Training (iIROC) Safety Golden Thumb award, which is well above what is typically awarded at other parks. 
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10 Things Only 90’s Kids Remember

Whether you were a Worlds of Fun regular or just happened to visit during a field trip, we’ve compiled some sweet nostalgia that will send you back to the days of boy bands, Tamagotchi and so much hair gel!
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