Galaxy Spin

Roller coaster in the United States
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Galaxy Spin
Fun Spot America
Location Kissimmee, Florida, USA
Status Operating since July 2, 2011
Rider height
  • Minimum: 42 inch
  • Min. unaccompanied: 48 inch
Cypress Gardens
Location Winter Haven, Florida, USA
Operated August 17, 2005 to November 16, 2008
Manufacturer Zamperla
Product Twister Coaster 420STD
Type Steel - Spinning - Wild Mouse
Riders per train 4
Hourly capacity 900
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Area 62.3 feet × 137.8 feet
Height 42.7 feet
Top speed 29.1 mph
Length 1377.9 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 1:30
G-Force 2.5

Galaxy Spin is a steel spinning wild mouse roller coaster at Fun Spot America in Kissimmee, Florida, USA. It was previously located at Cypress Gardens Adventure Park where opened on August 17, 2005.[1] It operated until 2008, when the park closed due to bankruptcy. It reopened at Fun Spot America as Powertrip Coaster from 2011 to 2012. In 2013, it was changed to Rockstar Coaster. Then in 2019, it was changed to Galaxy Spin.



Single cars. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row, for a total of 4 riders per car.


A 6-year-old boy was severely injured after apparently falling from the ride on August 3, 2023.[2] The coaster was closed indefinitely after the incident but reopened before the end of September.


  1. Gieszl, Eric (August 18, 2005). "Galaxy Spin Roller Coaster Opens At Cypress Gardens". Ultimate Rollercoaster. Retrieved October 30, 2020.
  2. Razek, Raja (2023-08-05). "6-year-old boy severely injured after apparent fall from Florida rollercoaster, officials say". CNN. Retrieved 2023-08-08.

External links

Articles on Fun Spot America (Kissimmee)
Articles on Legoland Florida