Midway America – Phase 3

Midway America expansion

Today’s article is about the Midway America expansion Hersheypark underwent over seven years (1996-2002). This article provides plans which are on file for the public at the Dauphin County Recorder of Deeds Office. This is an overview of the expansion; there will be future articles about the rides in this area that will provide more …

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Frederiksen Industries, Inc.

This is my regular Tuesday series about ride manufacturers who have made rides for Hersheypark. Today’s article is about Frederiksen Industries.  Frederiksen Industries, Inc., a ride manufacturer based in Tampa, Florida, is known for making a type of slide called Fun Slide. Frederiksen began producing fun slides in August 1987 and the company continues making them to …

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