Tag Archives: San Diego

Disney Wonder Cast Member Charged with Embezzlement

Last week, federal agents arrested a Disney Cruise Line cast member for embezzling more than $275,000 from the Walt Disney Company. Renan Dias da Rocha Gomes, who for the last two years has worked in a retail store aboard the Disney Wonder, was taken into custody on Friday when the ship returned to San Diego […]

SeaWorld to Report Lower Revenue and Attendance for 2016

In advance of next week’s full earnings report, SeaWorld Entertainment has provided estimates of their 2016 revenue and attendance.  SeaWorld is looking at refinancing some of their debt and needed to releases some figures early. Revenues are expected to total $1.344 billion, which is down from $1.37 billion in 2015.  The total number of visitors […]

SeaWorld San Diego to get new coaster

SeaWorld San Diego has begun its move away from Shamu and toward more thrills with the announcement of a new roller coaster coming in 2018. The Electric Eel includes loops, twists and a 150-foot ascent before sending guests into an inverted roll that will give them an upside-down view of Mission Bay.  The coaster will […]