Fun Spot America owner John Arie shared posts on Facebook that falsely claimed face masks could cause a harmful buildup of carbon dioxide and oxygen deprivation.
Guests are encouraged, but not required to wear face masks, though coverings will be required for the park's food and beverage employees and any workers who handle cash.
Suggestions for theme parks from the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force include mandatory masks and temperature checks for employees and limiting park capacity.
Icon Park and Fun Spot America's two parks will be closing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with no timeline for when they may reopen.
Most — but not all —park operators around Central Florida have followed Disney and Universal in closing their theme parks due to the COVID-19 virus.
As fans of the 94-year-old amusement park hoped for a potential buyer, Fun Spot America itself fueled rumors that it was looking at making an acquisition.
If your suggestion is chosen, you'll win two Fun Spot America season passes and be one of the first to ride the family coaster in its new location.
The nonprofit organizers of the Citrus Bowl, Florida Citrus Sports, has announced a five-year partnership with local theme park chain Fun Spot America to make it the official theme park for its bowl games and C... Read More