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Industry Stock Salesman, Joe Zumsteg, Passes

It is with a heavy heart to announce the passing of Joe Zumsteg.  Joe worked in the amusement industry as a stock salesman for Rhode Island Novelty and Classic Toy for many years.  Joe will ......[read more]

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Myers New Gosetto Dark Ride is in Production

Bobby Myers and Joey Weaver's new Gosetto dark ride is currently in production at Gosetto's factory in Italy.  The factory recently assembled the ride for inspection and is now in the process of ......[read more]

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Updates on the H2B Visa Situation for FY2018

Yesterday, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirsten Nielsen testified at DHS’ FY19 Appropriations hearing. DHS' discretionary authority to issue up to 68,000 additional visas was ......[read more]

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Bob Kissel Passes

On behalf of the GOSA, the Officers and Trustees extend our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the family of Robert "Bob" Kissel.Mr. Robert "Bob" Ralph Kissel, age 82, of near Canaan, ......[read more]

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John Conners Passes

It is with deep regrets to announce the passing of John Conners, founding owner of Beardstown, Illinois based Conners Amusements.  John was a lifetime member of the Showmen's League of ......[read more]

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H2B Update: Get The Press to Cover You

Two articles on the current H2B visa cap crisis recently appeared in major newspapers; one in the St. Louis Post Dispatch and the other in the Denver Post. Both articles were ......[read more]

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Ray Cammack Shows Purchases KMG Konga from Mike Demas

MCW confirmed that Ray Cammack Shows purchased a KMG X-Factory, themed Konga, from Mike Demas.  The extravagantly themed X-Factory made its US debut in 2017, however, played very few events due ......[read more]

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Passing of Ron Morris

Recently retired OABA Director, Ron Morris passed away peacefully last night, after recovering from extensive heart surgery in New York City.  As the former owner of Spotlight Graphics, a ......[read more]

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Second Half of FY2018 H2B Visa Cap Met on March 1

On March 1, 2018, USCIS announced that it had received a sufficient number of petitions to reach the congressionally mandated H-2B cap for FY 2018. During the first five business days USCIS received ......[read more]

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Miami Showmens Association Raffle

The Miami Showmen's Club needs your help! Each year, the MSA holds a raffle which is the club biggest fundraiser of the year.  The MSA has some tickets unsold and the raffle is on March 6, ......[read more]

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Ed Inners Passes Away

It is with the saddest of hearts, that we report to you the death of Ed Inners, of Inners Shows.  On Wednesday night, Mr. Inners, was attempting to cross a road on Greenville Blvd., Greenville, ......[read more]

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Show Painter Dennis Gilli Passes

It is with great regret to announce the passing of Dennis Gilli.  Dennis spent much of his life as a show painter, and most recently owner of a fun house, and a great friend to many.  He ......[read more]

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Firestone Financial adds new team member & programs ahead of Gibtown 2018

Firestone Financial is excited to announce that Rich Gockelman will be joining the team as a Commercial Account Executive for the carnival and amusement park industries. Rich has several years of ......[read more]

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Keenan Family Sells Ye Old Mill Ride to Minnesota State Fair

The oldest attraction at the Minnesota State Fair, the Ye Old Mill, has been sold to the Minnesota State Fair.  John Keenan Sr. and his family have owned and operated the attraction for over 102 ......[read more]

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Richard George, Sr. Passes

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Richard George, Sr., of George's Fun Foods of Gibsonton, Florida.A viewing will be held on Monday, January 15 from  6-midnight and ......[read more]

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H2B Visa - Fraud Alert

It has come to our attention that Neil Munro of Breitbart is calling around asking to speak to H-2B employers. His is apparently identifying himself as merely a "Washington DC reporter" instead of ......[read more]

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2018 Carnival Calendars - NOW SHIPPING

2017 Carnival Photo Calendars are now shipping!  Quantities are limited!  Get yours today!Since 2003, the CarnivalWarehouse.com carnival photo calendar has become a tradition in everyones ......[read more]

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Broward County Fair kicks off Friday with a variety of midway operators

The resurrected Broward County (Fla.) Fair starts Friday at Gulfstream Park with a carnival midway consisting of about 60 rides and attractions. In addition to his own rides, fair producer Harlan ......[read more]

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SLA Announces Annual Christmas Party

Chicago, IL - The Showmen's League of America (SLA) announces the annual Christmas Party at The Hanson Park Elementary School at 5411 W. Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, IL on December 8th. Each year, SLA ......[read more]

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Firestone Financial Announces "Take Half The Season Off" Promotion

Needham, MA - November 6, 2017 - Firestone Financial, the leader of financing in the carnival industry, is offering customers the ability to only pay for half the season for new loans. Any carnival ......[read more]

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Jeff Shuper of NAME passes away

Industry veteran Jeff Shuper passed away late Thursday evening in a tragic car accident.  Jeff was a friend to many and was an outstanding ride foreman for North American Midway ......[read more]

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Chuck Waterman Passes

Veteran show owner Chuck Waterman passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the age of 60.  Chuck owned and operated Calkins Midways for many years before selling the show to Alan and Barb ......[read more]

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Bob Coleman Passes

Bob Coleman, owner of Coleman Brothers Shows and OABA 1989 Trustee passed away at his home late this week at the age of 91 (two weeks shy of his 92nd birthday).Funeral and visitation information is ......[read more]

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Former Delaware State Fair Manager, Dennis Hazzard passes

MILFORD - On Sept. 3, 2017, Dennis S. Hazzard passed away at The Country Rest Home in Greenwood.He was born on Nov. 25, 1941, in Milford to Jean and Walter Hazzard.Dennis graduated from Milford High ......[read more]

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Minnesota State Fair Sets All Time Attendance Record

The 2017 Minnesota State Fair set record attendance with 1,997,320 people passing through the fairs turnstiles this year, surpassing the previous record of 1,943,719 set in 2016.  The fair broke ......[read more]

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New York State Fair Sets Attendance Record

In 2016, the New York State Fair set an all time attendance record of 1,117,630 patrons through its gates.  In 2017, the fair shattered that record with an estimated attendance of over 1.3 ......[read more]

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Happy World Shows Makes China Debut

Happy World Shows of Cedar, Park Texas begins it's Asian tour in Northern China.It is scheduled to do 4 events in China within the next 10 months. It will then travel on to Vietnam, Cambodia, ......[read more]

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Ms. Mary Panacek Passes

It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Ms. Mary Panacek who passed away this morning.  Ms. Mary was mother to Charles Panacek, owner of Belle City Amusements. Celebrating the ......[read more]

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2017 Minnesota State Fair Photo Gallery

MCW visited the Minnesota State Fair Monday and Tuesday.  Click here to view the official photo album of the 2017 fair....[read more]

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Patricia Bohlander Passes

Patricia L. Bohlander, age 85, of Milton, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Reid Hospital in Richmond, Indiana after a brief illness. She was born on December 20, 1931 in Abington, IN ......[read more]

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2017 Wisconsin State Fair Photo Gallery

To view photos from the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair, please check out the MCW official photo gallery.  Click here to view....[read more]

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North Carolina to require NDT Testing on all Tubular Steel Structures

The North Carolina Department of Labor issued a memo to all amusement device owners stating that effective 8/14/17, all owners of amusement devices designed with tubular steel components such as ......[read more]

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Rides Re-Open at Ohio State Fair

Rides on the Amusements of America main midway and kiddieland have been re-inspected and reopened as of Sunday afternoon.  As rides began to operate Sunday, Amusements of America issued the ......[read more]

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Kiddie Rides to Re-Open at Ohio State Fair

As of early afternoon on Friday, State of Ohio ride inspectors re-opened the kiddieland at the Ohio State Fair, in addition to the Giant Slide, a permanent attraction at the fair.  The major ......[read more]

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Tivoli Issues Shut Down of Spin Outs

Recently a KMG B.V. Fireball had a catastrophic failure of the connection where the seat support arm is connected to the seat support tube of the vehicle. Not all details are known at this time. The ......[read more]

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Happy World Shows to Star in a Reality TV Series

Kevin Exum's Happy World Shows will star in a reality TV Series called Carnival Asia, which will document the true stories and challenges of an American carnival touring throughout Asia.The show will ......[read more]

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Bipartisan Senators Call on Administration to Approve Additional Seasonal H-2B Visas

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators, led by Tom Carper (D-Del.), a senior member of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, including Senators ......[read more]

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Department of Homeland Security to Begin Processing H2B Visas

Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly has decided to issue a "limited number" of seasonal guest worker visas, the department announced Wednesday, though they still don't have a total and won't ......[read more]

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Jeff Miller Joins Fare Foods as Outside Sales Representative

Fare Foods, a leading outdoor amusement food service company, has announced the hiring of Jeff Miller as an Outside Sales Representative for the Southwest Region.  Jeff brings over 30 years of ......[read more]

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Lawrence Maturo Passes

Lawrence Maturo, 87, of Dawson Springs, KY passed away on Friday, June 2, 2017 at Baptist Health Madisonville.He was born on May 12, 1930 in Chicago, IL. He was a self employed farmer and he and ......[read more]

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H2B Visa Update - June 2 - EMAIL PETITIONS TO THE DHS

JKJ Workforce Agency is urging carnivals, fairs, festivals, suppliers, and anyone who is affiliated with the outdoor amusement industry to email the Department of Homeland Security and Department of ......[read more]

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Joe Vivona, releases new single

A new single from Joe Vivona, son of Amusements of America's Morris Vivona. Joe was on NBC's hit reality show, The Voice and is now making a career in the music business. Take a listen and show him ......[read more]

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EK Fernandez Shows adds Wisdom Seven Seas

Hawaii based EK Fernandez Shows announced the purchase of a new Seven Seas ride from Wisdom Rides.  The Seven Seas is a platform style ride with a nautical theme, similar to a Moby Dick or ......[read more]

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Department of Homeland Security Schedules Teleconference About H2B Visa Program

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites you to participate in a teleconference listening session on Thursday, May 25, from 2 to 3:30 p.m EST, to provide feedback on the H-2B ......[read more]

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H2B Visa Processing - ACTION NEEDED!

We need your help to urge the Secretary of Homeland Security to immediately re-open H-2B processing.   Please call and email the Department of Homeland Security's Citizenship and Immigration ......[read more]

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FIRESTONE FINANCIAL ANNOUNCES TAKE A BREAK ON US SWEEPSTAKES WINNER

Firestone Financial is excited to announce that Broadway Amusement Rides, LCC is the winner of our Take a Break on Us Sweepstakes. The winner was awarded $4,000 towards the vacation of his ......[read more]

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H2B Visa Update - May 10 - TAKE ACTION

As you know, President Trump signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 into law on Friday.  The law allows the Secretary of Homeland Security, in consultation with the Secretary of ......[read more]

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KMG Announces NEW Ride Concept

KMG announced that they have designed a new 16 person capacity ride on one semi-trailer. The new ride will be available in the summer of 2018 and it will be priced less than a KMG X-Factory. KMG ......[read more]

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H2B Visa Update - May 1

Early this morning, Congress reached a bipartisan agreement on a bill to fund the federal government through September 30, 2017.Thanks to a massive effort from everyone in the H-2B community, the ......[read more]

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Help The H2B Program - Call to Action

JKJ Workforce is urging supporters of the H2B program to call their senators and ask them to support the letter drafted by Senator Flake (R-AZ) that urges leadership to support the returning worker ......[read more]

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