The last time I wrote, I was at California’s Great America for Taste of Orleans.  Well this time, it will be a general park update, with a lot of preparations going on for WinterFest.

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Firefall is still broken down, but they got it back to the normal load position.  As you can see, a crane was set up to help them work on the ride.  I would hate to see this go, like many other topspins.

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Here is the first signs of WinterFest, as they were preparing to film a commercial at the park.  This is in front of Maggie Brown’s.

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Here are some more views of the prep, from the line for Vortex.  You can see some oversized christmas lights and some figures for the event.

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Over by the first aid station, they have been working on some facades, which look like gingerbread houses!

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Lastly, Vortex is still running one train, with the other now on the brake run.  I have heard that they put it on when the lines get long, but due to lack of lines, they rarely put it on.

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