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My Experience Working at Worlds of Fun

My name is Joshua Smith, a Public Relations major at Northwest Missouri State University. I have spent four seasons at Worlds of Fun; two in games as my first job and two in Public Relations as my most recent job. Now, coming up on my senior year, I am looking back and finding that Worlds of Fun has taught me many skills that will last me a lifetime, and has provided many great opportunities to assist me in college. Here are six things that Worlds of Fun has provided for me throughout my four seasons.
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Autism Awareness Week

Worlds of Fun and the Autism Society have teamed up to present Autism Awareness Week, July 16-22. The park will have a few special features in place to create a welcoming atmosphere for guests with autism and their families, including sensory-friendly shows, quiet rooms, gluten-free food options and more.
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Top Spots for Enjoying Those Summer Nights

Worlds of Fun has plenty of fun things to offer from dawn until dusk. While there are countless things to enjoy throughout the day, there are plenty of things to experience once the sun sets. I put together some of my favorite things to enjoy when spending the night out on the town at Worlds of Fun.
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Waterpark Safety at Oceans of Fun

It's waterpark season. Here's what we do to get our attractions guest-ready and safe.
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All You Need to Know for BBQ & Boom!

Worlds of Fun celebrates America bigger than ever before with an all-new event on July 3rd and 4th - BBQ and Boom! As you can guess from the title, this includes delicious Worlds of Fun barbecue, jaw-dropping fireworks and other fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Here is all you need to know about the new BBQ and Boom event.
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Worlds of Fun’s New Executive Chef Making Delicious Changes

This season, our new executive chef Wesley Boston is raising the bar on food options. From a delicious Brisket & Waffle sandwich to a juicy hot dog topped with Kansas City BBQ, homemade mac & cheese and homemade pickles, Chef Wesley has been crafting new menu items that will make your trips to the park even more memorable.
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New 2018 Worlds of Fun Mobile App Features!

Worlds of Fun has added some great guest enhancements to the park in 2018, including the new Worlds of Fun mobile app - loaded with fancy new features to help you make the most of your visit at the park!
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Five Experiences Not to Miss With Your Pre-K Pass

With free unlimited visits all year, your child is sure to make some special memories. To help you make the most out of the season, here are five experiences you won’t want to miss!
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8 Water Park Tips for Oceans of Fun

School is out, the weather is hot and Oceans of Fun is NOW OPEN! We are just as excited as you are, but before you come to the park to cool off and splash around, we have eight water park tips for Oceans of Fun to make your experience at the park as amazing as possible.
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Worlds of Fun Grand Opening 1973: 10 Fun Facts

Worlds of Fun opened its gates for the first time on May 26, 1973. To celebrate the park’s rich history, let’s take a trip down memory lane to the very beginning with 10 facts you may not know about Kansas City’s beloved theme park!
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