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Park News - (7/18/15) The giant "cake" stage is already in place for the birthday celebration at Gardaland. Don't worry, a real 200kg cake and 600 bottles of spumante are on hand to celebrate in style after dark tonight, plus DJ’s, dancers, celeb look-a-likes and cosplayers apparently.
(7/15/15) On July 19th, Gardaland will turn 40 years old. To celebrate the park will put on a party starting on Saturday, July 18th where it will stay open until 3am, featuring music, dancing, parades, live shows and more when the party kicks into high gear at 6:30pm. There will also be a record-breaking cake, 8 meters tall and 12 in diameter, "dressed up" with over 40,000 colorful balloons.
2016 - Kung Fu Panda Academy - Confirmed - (5/16/16) Pictures of the new Kung Fu Panda Academy themed area at Gardaland can be found posted to RollerCoasterRevolution.
(2/15/16) According to a message sent into Screamscape, Gardaland (Italy) is working on adding a "Kung-Fu Panda Academy" themed area, complete with a new Sushi restaurant, some new themeing for the Kaffeetassen ride (Tea Cups), and a new Fabbri spinning coaster to be called "Kung Fu Panda Master".
2016 - Gardaland Adventure Hotel - (9/9/15) Gardaland has
announced that they will build a second themed hotel at the park that will feature 100 rooms and a scenic restaurant experience as part of a 25 million Euro investment. They will call it the Gardaland Adventure Hotel and it is planed to open to guests by June 2016. The rooms will have one of four different themes: Jungle Adventure, Wild West Adventure, Arctic Adventure and Arabian Adventure. The special restaurant will be called the Tutankhamon Restaurant and be themed as the ruins of an old Egyptian temple.