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WALIBI AQUITAINE
France
Compagnie des Alpes (CDA)

 

2018 - Nothing known at this point in time, nothing added since 2013

 

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WALIBI BELGIUM
Belgium
Compagnie des Alpes (CDA)
Formerly: Walibi Wavre & Six Flags Belgium

 

2018 - Exotic World, Tiki-Waka and More - (4/7/18) Take a look at a 360º POV ride on the new Tiki-Waka coaster at Walibi Belgium from Gerstlauer.


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    (2/18/18) Walibi Belgium will open a new Polynesian themed family coaster called Tiki-Waka as well as an expansion to their indoor waterpark has the first phase of a planned €112 million capital investment in the park. Located in the "Exotic World" section of the park, the new coaster is from Gerstlauer and will run single 4-passenger cars through a tropical landscape along 500 meters of track, standing 20 meters tall.
    According to the information posted to BlooLoop the expansion to the indoor waterpark will be focused on building a new play area for the smaller children who can't yet swim, along with a planned Caribbean themed makeover to the waterpark as well for when it opens on March 31.
    (6/28/17) According to a bit of news sent my way, Walibi Belgium is planning on investing 100 million Euro into the park over the next several years, including not only park improvements and new themeing, but also adding a new attraction every year between 2018 and 2023. This looks like it will start in 2018 with the transformation of the Caribbean area of the park into a new Tiki themed area that will include a new Gerstlauer family coaster to be added near the Challenge of Tutankhamon dark ride. The waterpark may also see the addition of a new kiddie play area as well, meanwhile Walibi Belgium's train ride, Walibi Express, may be retired.

icon_STOP2019 - Popcorn Revenge & Rethemed Lands - (9/28/18) It looks like we know a bit more about the "interactive indoor family attraction" coming to Walibi Belgium in 2019. According to a tweet from the EAS show, ETF and AlterFace put the brand new Erratic Ride vehicle on display for Popcorn Revenge, the new attraction going to Walibi Belgium.
    According to AlterFace the Erratic Ride "is the first non-linear mixed-media ride ever with dynamic scene changing, whereby players can determine the sequence depending, amongst other, on their ranking and preferences".


 
    (6/28/17) The park is expected to transform and update three areas for this season including the park entrance and an Indian themed area. New additions coming will include a new themed restaurant, a kiddie coaster and a new "interactive indoor family attraction".

2020 - Western Area Update - (6/28/17) Look for lots of improvements and  upgrades to be made to the western area of the park, along with the addition of what looks like a Mack Twist 'n' Splash spinning flat ride.

2021 - MegaCoaster - (6/28/17) A new land themed to Vampires and Werewolves will be created in order to add a new Megacoaster to the park that is expected to be the biggest in the region.

2022/2023 - New Attraction - (6/28/17) Look for new themeing to be installed around the Flash Back flume ride area. New waterslides are also expected to be added to the Aqualibi waterpark as well within this time frame.

 

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WALIBI HOLLAND
The Netherlands
Compagnie des Alpes (CDA)
Formerly: Walibi Flevo, Six Flags Holland and Walibi World

2018 - Nothing is known at this time...

icon_STOP2019 - Robin Hood Converted to RMC Hybrid Coaster - Confirmed - (2/7/18) Screamscape has been informed that Walibi Holland has hired Rocky Mountain Construction to transform the park’s Robin Hood wooden coaster (Vekoma) into a new hybrid coaster creation for the 2019 season. Robin Hood will remain open for the 2018 season however, but expect it to close in the fall.

 

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WALIBI RHONE-ALPES
France
Compagnie des Alpes (CDA)

2018 - Festival City - (2/9/18) Walibi Rhone-Alpes will open a new "Festival City" area this year featuring three new Zamperla rides: a Vertical Swing (Zamperla's version of a Star Flyer), a Samba Balloon and a Rockin' Tug.

icon_STOP2019 - Gerstlauer Infinity Coaster - Confirmed - (9/1/18) Walibi Rhone-Alpes has confirmed that the park will open a new Gerstlauer Infinity Coaster for the 2019 season.

 

 
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