Playland Is Getting A New 43 Ft. Tall Ride That’ll Have Your Head Spinning

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There’s some big news that has come out of Playland Amusement Park.

On Monday morning, they announced the latest addition to its ride roster, the Sea-to-Sky Swinger.

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This new ride will be replacing the iconic Wave Swinger. The Sea-to-Sky Swinger features single and double seating options, an increased capacity of 64 riders, and a state-of-the art LED light display package.

The iconic Wave Swinger that’s being replaced (Playland)

“We are excited to unveil the Sea to Sky Swinger at Playland. We believe this is a ride that will appeal to a wide variety of thrill seekers,” says Playland Spokesperson Laura Ballance.

“We’ve made some significant investments in our ride lineup in the last few years, and this ride is the seventh major investment, over the past six years”.

The new Sea-to-Sky Swinger ride (Playland)

Playland’s new ride was manufactured by Zamperla of Italy. Furthermore, the 43-foot, six-inch tall ride reaches speeds of 11 rpm, spins counter clockwise and is themed to showcase Vancouver’s natural landscapes including beaches and mountains.

The new ride will be unveiled for its first riders on Saturday, May 11th, 2019.

Date & Admission

The amusement park opened on Saturday, May 4th, 2019. Admission gives you unlimited access to over 35 rides and attractions, including three of their newest rides, as well as Pacific Adventure Mini Golf.

Below is the pricing for one-day admission and season passes:

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Photo: Playland – PNE

Want to save on tickets? Purchase your one-day admission or season pass online or at local retailers.

With that in mind, Revelation, Drop Zone, and Haunted Mansion are not included with admission/passes.

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