Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), which manages several popular channels, including the children’s channel Nickelodeon, and the company Parques Reunidos will work together to develop children’s theme parks in Europe: the first such Park will open in Spain in 2017. The parties have successfully cooperated for several years already: one Park they opened in Madrid, and the second, NickLand in Movie Park in Germany.
According to Gerald Raines, Vice President of VIMN, the company’s goal is to “Nickelodeon was everywhere where there are children. We are pleased to diversify our portfolio and move brands and Nickelodeon characters in real life by means of new family entertainment centers,” – said a top Manager.
In the framework of the expansion strategy of Parques Reunidos owns 55 theme and family amusement parks in the world, whose number of visitors is 22.2 million in 12 countries of Europe and South America. According to Pedro Cortes, General Manager of the company, soon the company will announce about the conclusion of an agreement on the development of entertainment centers in leading malls in several European countries: UK, France, Italy and Portugal. Continue reading
After a busy day or week will immerse the whole family into the magical world of amusement parks of Moscow. Fortunately, in this glorious city is where to have fun. All fun – cars, trains, merry-go-round on chains and do not count. And in some parks there are just rare instances. Loads of fun for children from three years to infinity, the different directions and numerous fun – all at your service all year round! You just have to choose what you want today, and we will tell you what theme parks of Moscow the most suitable for you.
Amusement Park in Moscow
For example, in Moscow on Prospekt Mira is a unique “triple” family entertainment, several harnessed to the carriage horses, which you yourself can manage. For childish fun there are electric cars, they are allowed to dispose of the children who turned three years old. Also, the merry-go-round on chains, a carousel with animals and boats. Still, the little colored locomotives. For adults games adults: “Tower corkscrew” breathtaking (the capsule flies up initially and then rapidly goes down), “enterprise” (big circle, kotoryjraspolagaet like a space ship and begins to spin in different directions), “Capsule”, a huge glass karting. Continue reading
The network of children’s parks “Kidburg” started to use the funds invested by the Fund CapMan. It extends the network of regional projects.
Russian network of children’s educational and entertainment parks Kidburg, which last year raised funds of CapMan investment Fund to accelerate the development, announced plans to begin work at once in several Russian regions. By the end of 2015 “Kidburg” is planning to open in St. Petersburg and Moscow Zelenograd. In 2015-2016, projects educational activities (the”city of professions”) should appear in Nizhny Novgorod, Yaroslavl and Voronezh, in the last two – together with the franchise, the report said Ceremony.
A year ago in “Kidburg” invested investment Fund CapMan Russia II, which is managed by CapMan. It has acquired for an undisclosed sum a 40% stake in LLC “Kidburg”, funded by “further expand the company’s activities in Russia.” Then partner CapMan Russia Alberto Morandi told “Vedomosti” that the investor plans to develop theme parks “Kidburg” in most Russian cities with a population of over 1 million people. Only in 2016 “Kidburg” plans to launch 6-7 projects – children’s “occupations” and interactive Museum-theater “Skazkin house.” Continue reading