Daily Archives: January 1, 2013

Could Knott’s Berry Farm have prevented their stagecoach accident?

Knott's Stagecoach Accident

“Three Knott’s Berry Farm visitors sustained minor injuries on Sunday, Dec. 30, when a stagecoach they were riding in tipped over after one of its wheels detached,” according to ABC News.

Knott’s issued a press statement about the incident, where they disclosed that: “At approximately 1:25 pm on December 30 the left rear wheel detached from one of Knott’s Berry Farm’s stagecoaches with 14 passengers on board, causing the coach to tip to its side. Three guests were transported to a local hospital for minor injuries. The ride will be closed until further notice. Guest safety is Knott’s number one priority.” Continue reading

A closeup look at the Disneyland Cars Land Rose Parade float

My family watched the Rose Parade today on ABC, Channel 7, and we were hoping to get a good look at the Disneyland Cars Land float.  To my dismay the telecast barely showed it, which surprised me as ABC is part of the Disney Company. 

Fortunately I found a few videos about the float, which are included in this post.  Many thanks to Lisa Ryerson for putting her latest Cars Land video up on YouTube.

Here are a few more videos: Continue reading