Amusement Parks/ Entertainment Parks
Amusement park or entertainment park is a place, which offers entertainment, fun and enjoy for a fairly large number of people. It is a generic term used for a collection of rides and other entertainment amenities, which attracts adults, teenagers, and small children.
The term amusement parks or entertainment parks encompasses several other parks, which include theme parks, water parks, fairgrounds, travelling fairs, etc. An amusement/entertainment park may be permanent or temporary. A permanent one is established over a very large area and remain at the same place forever. The theme parks and water parks are permanently established at a site, while the term fairgrounds applies to sites where mobile, travelling fairs set up their rides for sometime. While the temporary entertainment parks are usually periodic such as few days or few weeks. These parks move from one place to another.
An amusement park is a profit-making business. The priorities are making money through providing amusements, attractions and services to the people in such a way that they could spend a good time and a safe feeling in the park. Amusement parks are ideal family destinations to spend the holidays and weekends. They provide full entertainment to the customers and temporarily acquaint them to a fantasy world. Now with the progress of technology, these parks are being popular all over the world.
Establishment of Amusement Park If you are planning to establish an amusement park or entertainment park then before finalizing the place to set-up you should consider some points.
- Location: The establishment of an amusement park require huge amount of space so it is very difficult to find such huge spaces in the heart of a city. If you want to establish a permanent park it will be good to look the spaces, which are inexpensive and easily accessible as well. If the park would be too far from the city it will not prove very beneficial for you. Also the park should be easily accessible by roads. The temporary parks should search large grounds or open spaces. They may find such places in the middle of city and that proves good for their business.
- Legal Permission: The establishment of permanent parks require a lot of permission and clearance certificates from the related government authorities and offices.
- Parking Facility: The parking facility should be world class. The capacity of an amusement park is in thousands and they require vast parking space to accommodate large fleet of vehicles. There should be separate path for entrance and exit of the vehicles. The parking space for two wheelers and four wheelers should be separate.
- Certified Staff: The amusement parks provide jobs to large number of peoples. They require trend as well as non-trained staffs. But operating the rides and other technical gadgets require trained persons with adequate certification from approved institutions. You must comply with the guidelines provided by the competent ministries.
Theme Park Theme Park is a special type of Amusement Park, which includes attractions, buildings, and landscaping made with a specific theme in mind, like jungle wildlife, fairy tales, the Wild West, etc. There are some differences between an amusement park and a theme park. The location of an amusement park may be permanent or temporary. The location of a theme Park will always permanent. A theme park will have only those items, which are related to that particular theme on which the park is based whereas an amusement park contains several amusement items.
Features of Amusement / Entertainment Parks
- Water Parks: Water parks are one of the important features of most of the entertainment parks. They have swimming pools with several recreational facilities including sliding and diving equipment. They posses separate swimming pools and changing rooms. Places for sun-bath and massaging are also provided.
- Fooding: You will find top class restaurants, snacks center, coffee shops, and every other facilities inside these parks meeting your fooding requirements. Restaurants provide varieties of cuisines and delicious items.
- Picnic Spots: There are also picnic spots, which provide you place to spend some leisure time lonely sites.