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The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Terrifying Roller Coaster Accident Proves We Should Just Stay on the Ground

The front car derailed and sent people falling more than 30 feet to the ground.
River Donaghey
6.15.18
Photography

A Bizarre Photo Series Flips Off Consumerism and Food Porn

We spoke to photographer David Brandon Geeting about his new show 'Amusement Park.'
Gideon Jacobs
3.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Family Got Beat Up at Six Flags After Asking Some Teens Not to Swear

Instead of moving somewhere else or, you know, just avoiding saying "shit," the teens "sucker-punched" a 12-year-old and beat his family to the ground.
River Donaghey
9.29.17
Travel

Here's What a $500 Million Harry Potter Theme Park Looks Like

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the latest—and largest—addition to J.K. Rowling's magical empires.
Jackson Krule
4.16.16
Photo

The Melancholy Magic of London's Winter Wonderland

Photos from an amusement park where you're just as likely to see a young family eating hot dogs on an ice rink as you are eight drunk men aggressively singing along to Mariah Carey.
Alice Zoo
12.28.15
Stuff

The Long, Spooky History of America's Oldest Amusement-Park Witch

The annual haunt at Knott's Berry Farm is the oldest of any Halloween theme park event. The Green Witch has been there since 1973, slinking through the crowds and scaring people shitless.
Arielle Pardes
10.26.15
Stuff

What I Learned Working Summers at an Amusement Park

Working at Hersheypark, a chocolate-themed amusement park in Pennsylvania, taught me to be a better liar, do drugs at work to make the day go by faster, and never take my job too seriously.
Justin Caffier
5.20.15
News

Shots from a Protest at Marineland

Hey, remember Marineland? You probably do, but just in case you're not up on your Niagara Falls amusement parks, Marineland is the spot where (according to former employees) a deer had its throat cut with a dull knife, whales bleed from their tails...
VICE Canada
5.22.13