Tag Archives: MGM Grand Adventures

MGM Grand Adventures 5: Grand Canyon Rapids

I have done about a half dozen interviews with various individuals who were involved with creating MGM Grand Adventures now. After asking every single one what they thought made the park stand out from others, I expected to hear attractions like Hollywood Backlot River Tour or Deep Earth Exploration. However, without hesitation, industry veterans like […]

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MGM Grand Adventures 3: Backlot River Tour

Traditional movie parks have most of their attractions tie in with a popular film or franchise like Transformers: The Ride at Universal Hollywood, the Ice Age Adventure at Warner Brothers Movie World Germany, or even The Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. In the case of MGM Grand Adventures, their rides and shows almost […]

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MGM Grand Adventures 2 – Deep Earth Exploration

One of the most unique dark rides ever built, Deep Earth Exploration, featured an enclosed simulator along a traditional ride track with show scenes

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MGM Grand Adventures Part 1: Lost In The Shuffle

Located in Las Vegas, Nevada, MGM Grand Adventures was a 33 acre park serving as the cornerstone of Sin City trying to turn it’s image around.

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