by Stranger Things To Do Partner Want to win a pair of tickets to SAM Remix? SAM's signature art party is happening Friday, August 11, at the Olympic Sculpture Park, and will have live performances, artwork, dancing, and a full bar. Click here to enter to win. The contest ends at 9 am on Wednesday, August 9. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
By Robert Niles: Here's a fun trivia nugget for theme park fans who follow sports: With this week's announcement that Paris will host the Summer Olympics in 2024 with Los Angeles following in 2028, that means the next three Summer Olympics will take place in metropolitan areas that also house Disney theme parks. Show More Summary
The announcement that the Los Angeles metropolitan area will host the 2028 Summer Olympic Games raises an interesting dilemma for the region’s tourist attractions. In 1984, the last time they were here, Disneyland experienced some of the smallest summer time crowds in its history then, as many locals left town. So, do you scale up […]
Authorities in Brazil say they have brought under control a fire at the velodrome built for the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. Located in the Olympic Park where most of … Click to Continue »
noaasanctuaries: americasgreatoutdoors: Olympic National Park’s rugged shoreline is rich with life. Invertebrates of countless shapes, sizes, colors and textures inhabit the tide pools along Washington’s coast. Pictured here is a starfish with Giant Green Anemones that opens its tentacles like flower petals in the tidal waters. Show More Summary
Likely introduced in the 1920s as prey for hunters, the animals proliferated and now park officials are looking at ways of getting rid of them.
In the verdant wilderness of Olympic National Park lies a small red pebble covering one square inch of space atop a moss-covered log. Though easy to miss among the snarls of flourishing flora, this red pebble marks what some claim to...Show More Summary
Stratford the new Silverstone?
Wednesday: Gov. Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg join forces, Los Angeles’s Olympic bid looks like a lock, and roller skating in Golden Gate Park.
An inspiring, family-friendly day out.
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene Start practicing those “Every Little Step” dance moves – Bobby Brown is coming to town. The R&B veteran will headline Centennial Olympic Park’s annual Fourth of July celebration, which kicks...
The French capital has been turned into a giant Olympic park this weekend in an extravagant final push to win the 2024 Olympics bid. While not all Parisians are in favour of the Games, dissenting voices are few and far between.
Dale Royer and Emily Hampson fought off tough competition to win Junior Olympic titles Tuesday at the 2017 National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships (NJOSC) from the International Shooting Park just outside Colorado Springs. Double Trap’s loss just might turn out to be Trap’s gain. Show More Summary
Josh Duhamel puts his fists up as he hits the red carpet at the China world premiere of his latest film Transformers: The Last Knight held at the Haixinsha Asian Olympic Games Park on Tuesday (June 13) in Guangzhou, China. The 44-year-old actor was joined by his co-stars Laura Haddock and Isabela Moner, as well [...]
The National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships (NJOSC) for Shotgun gets underway for 229 athletes beginning Monday at the International Shooting Park just outside Colorado Springs, Colorado. The allure of a junior podium is always...Show More Summary
The 922,651 acres are “three parks in one,” as the National Park Service puts it.
Prince Harry is all smiles while chatting with swimmers on Thursday (June 8) at the Aquatic Center at the Olympic Park Sports Center in Sydney, Australia. The 32-year-old prince met with the members of the Australian Invictus swimming squad as they prepare for the Invictus Games set to take place in Sydney in October 2018. [...]
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Park was a finalist at the 2016 U.S. Winter Nationals, placing 7th in the 200 back. He was also a 2016 Olympic Trials qualifier in the long course version of that event. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Winter Nats Finalist Jason Park Commits to Texas Longhorns
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 21, 2017 - Sunday was finals day at the Rio Open, with medals to be handed out and Brazilian fans hoping to a golden day in Olympic Park.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 20, 2017 - The rain cleared on Saturday in Olympic Park for a big day of play at the Rio Open, as by the end of the day Sunday's finals would be set.