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IAAPA 2010 Expo Update - Pictures and Video
IAAPA 2010 Trade Show Orlando has begun! What is IAAPA? It's the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions! This is the annual Expo where all the amusement park operators, ride manufacturers, and everyone from roller coaster designers to Funnel Cake distributors come to showcase the latest in greatest in amusement park fun!
The show is full of new ideas and classic concepts. Theme Park Review is there to cover all the fun! Please continue to check back with this thread as updates will continue to happen throughout the week. Also, do us a HUGE FAVOR and TWEET about this thread, and post it to your Facebook page! The more exposure we get for our IAAPA coverage the more fun we can bring to you!
Here we go....
Update #1 10:15am - Show Opening & Sneak Peek at B&M and S&S!
IAAPA 2010 Expo in Orlando is about to begin and our coverage is going to start NOW!
For the executives too lazy to walk from their cars to the convention center!
Oooh! Reception? I hope there's food!
Opening ceremonies always includes lots of presentations and clapping. Great stuff!
Tim 'O Brien speaks about the IAAPA Hall of Fame.
Holiday World's Will Koch was inducted into the IAAPA Hall of Fame.
To which received a standing ovation from his industry peers.
The show is about to open! Very exciting!!!
Our first stop! S&S!
Oooh! Sexy 4-across seat train!
Now THAT is very interesting information!
B&M booth looking spiffy!
Manta = sexy!
Keep refreshing throughout the day for tons more updates!!!!