1983 in coasters

Events by year
1982 1983 in coasters 1984
1982 1983 in rides 1984

This page is for everything related to roller coasters, powered coasters, and alpine coasters, that occurred during the year 1983.

Opened

Class Name Park Country Type Manufacturer Opened
Roller Dragon Mountain MarineLand
Canada
Terrain Arrow Dynamics July 16
Roller Flitzer Morey's Piers
USA
Sit-Down Zierer Unknown
Roller Ice Mountain Bobsled Enchanted Forest (Oregon)
USA
Terrain
Family
Ascot Design Unknown
Roller Montaña Rusa Diverland
Venezuela
Sit-Down Vekoma Unknown
Roller Riverside Cyclone Riverside Amusement Park
USA
Wooden William Cobb & Associates June 24
Roller Timberline Twister Knott's Berry Farm
USA
Kiddie Bradley and Kaye Unknown

Relocations

Class Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Roller Colossus The Fire Dragon Lagoon
USA
Sit-Down Schwarzkopf Unknown W.Bruch & R.Robrahn (travelling)
Roller Wildcat Manning's Amusement Park
UK
Sit-Down Schwarzkopf Unknown Unknown

Rethemed/Refurbishments

Class Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Roller Extremeroller Worlds of Fun
USA
Stand-Up Arrow Dynamics April 10, 1976 Screamroller

Closures

Class Name Park Country Type Manufacturer Opened Closed Relocated
Roller Bat Kings Island
USA
Suspended Arrow Dynamics April 26, 1981 August N/A
Roller Die Wildkatze Busch Gardens: The Old Country
USA
Sit-Down Schwarzkopf 1976 Unknown Williams Grove Amusement Park
Roller Galaxi Kings Dominion
USA
Sit-Down S.D.C. 1975 Unknown Unknown
Roller Ragin' Cajun Pontchartrain Beach
USA
Sit-Down Arrow Dynamics 1978 Unknown Great Escape
Roller Screamin' Demon Poconos' Magic Valley and Winona Five Falls
USA
Sit-Down Schwarzkopf 1978 Unknown Keansburg Amusement Park
Roller WildCat Riverside Amusement Park
USA
Sit-down Schwarzkopf 1968 Unknown N/A
Roller Zephyr Pontchartrain Beach
USA
Wooden Edward A. Vettel June 30, 1939 September 23 N/A
Roller Zephyr Jr. Pontchartrain Beach
USA
Wooden
Hybrid
Family
National Amusement Device Company 1949 September 23 Kamper Park