Roundhouse

Ride
Roundhouse
Formerly called Arctic Circle
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Location Santa Claus, Indiana, USA
Status Defunct
Operated 1976 to 2004
Replaced by Revolution
Buckeye Lake
Location Buckeye Lake, Ohio, USA
Statistics
Manufacturer Hrubetz
Product Round-Up
Type
HELP

Roundhouse was a Round-Up built by US manufacturer Hrubetz previously located at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari in Santa Claus, Indiana, USA.

History

Arctic Circle opened at Holiday World, at the time known as Santa Claus Land, in 1976.[1][2][3] The ride was relocated from Buckeye Lake.[4] It was relocated within the park and renamed Roundhouse in 1984.[5]

The ride was replaced with a larger, similar ride known as Revolution.[6]

References

  1. Davis, Rich (2010-06-15). "Family, region loses son, friend". Evansville Courier and Press. Retrieved 2022-03-28.
  2. "Its 'Year of Acrobats' at Holiday World". The Times-Mail. 1986-05-26. p. 61. Retrieved 2021-12-13.
  3. "Holiday World just keeps getting bigger and better". Evansville Courier and Press. 1986-07-02. p. 10. Retrieved 2021-12-13.
  4. Futrell, Jim. Holiday World & Splashin' Safari 75 Years of America's First Theme Park. Quarry Books. p. 46. ISBN 978-0-253-06290-1.
  5. Futrell, Jim. Holiday World & Splashin' Safari 75 Years of America's First Theme Park. Quarry Books. p. 52. ISBN 978-0-253-06290-1.
  6. "Around and around we go! | Holiday World | Revolution". Holiday World (in English). 2005-04-26. Retrieved 2021-12-12.
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