Monthly Archive for: "August, 2019"

HersheyPark just got better for 2020

Pennsylvania’s Hersheypark is about to get even better. The theme park is already home to over 70 rides, a zoo and a water park, but they’ve just announced plans to open “Chocolatetown” in 2020. Next summer, the world all about chocolate will be here, including their 15th rollercoaster, Candymonium. They say it’ll be the “tallest, […]

KISS to play for great white sharks next month

KISS will perform for a new audience next month: great white sharks. The rock band is scheduled to play literally “down under” to the sharks — along with eight lucky fans — during a concert in Australia on November 18th. After KISS and their fans travel aboard separate boats off the coast of southern Australia, […]

Vacationers in their 50s dive deep into local culture

People in their 50s are more willing to immerse themselves in the local culture than younger travelers when on vacation. The poll of 2,000 adults found that 50-somethings are more likely to socialize with the locals, communicate in the native language, and go off the beaten track. Around seven in 10 are happy going for […]

The Who releases another new single

The new Pete Townshend-penned track kicks off the upcoming album. He says the track “is dedicated to every artist who has ever been accused of ripping off someone else’s song.” “Seriously?” he adds. “Our musical palette is limited enough in the 21st century without some dork claiming to have invented a common chord scheme.” “Who” […]

If this NASCAR racer wins Talladega, you could win bacon for life!

This has to be one of the greatest promotional contests ever held. The fine folks at Smithfield Brands would like to share their love of bacon and are offering up a contest that will reward 10 lucky people with more bacon then they’ll ever know what to do with. View this post on Instagram Smithfield […]