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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby RCjunkie » Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:58 am

grsupercity wrote:Me and my wife are flying into msp to visit moa and hit nick universe. We thought that since we were already in the area we might stop by Valleyfair. Is the park going to worth visiting oct 27th or would it be stupid busy and not worth our time?


It will not start getting busy until 6-7 pm that evening due to Haunt so you should try to go. It will be light to moderate crowds until then. If you are at rope drop at 11:00 am you can have all of the coasters and couple of thrill rides done by 3:30 pm for sure if not earlier. Probably earlier because Excalibur does not run during Haunt. NU is better themed and has more unique flats but VF has more to offer in thrill category for rides.

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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby VF15 » Fri Oct 05, 2018 9:41 am

I second all of RCjunkie's advice. I would ride Mad Mouse, North Star, and High Roller early on just to be safe, other than that it shouldn't take more than four hours to hit all the must-rides.
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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby grsupercity » Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:48 pm

Is it easy enough to get from the air port to MOA and Valleyfair with Uber or taxi? Were staying at the comfort Inn right by the airport and the mall
After riding Lightning Run I can not understand why parks are not lining up to buy some Hyper GTX models. That little ride rocks

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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby VF15 » Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:11 pm

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If you’re going straight to MOA from the airport, you could take the Blue Line light rail train to the mall, $2.50 per person and only takes 10 minutes or so to get there. Not sure about your hotel but a lot of hotels in that area offer free shuttles to/from MOA and/or the airport. Valleyfair is a bit isolated so you will have to take an Uber/Lyft/cab there.
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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby sandiego28 » Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:16 pm

Someone above said that “valley fair is isolated” true in the sense of public transportation but it is very close to the airport. In other words, it’s not isolated from the metro.

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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby Swishtime101 » Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:30 pm

sandiego28 wrote:Someone above said that “valley fair is isolated” true in the sense of public transportation but it is very close to the airport. In other words, it’s not isolated from the metro.


But which airport? :lmao: ;)

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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby VF15 » Sun Oct 14, 2018 8:43 am

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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby RollerColester » Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:52 am

Nevermind..

Carry on..
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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby coasterbill » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:07 am

RollerColester wrote:Kinda just confirms a majority of our general ideas of what is going on with the park.


No, it kind of confirms that he spoke to a marketing guy. Of course he made it sound like exciting things were coming. No marketing guy is going to say "Yeah, we're planning on phoning it in for a few years. We're pretty much not doing sh*t".

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Re: Valleyfair (VF) Discussion Thread

Postby CoasterAuditor » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:29 am

Yeah they wouldn't create much buzz by being like "oh no there's nothing new happening for a while, in fact we might actually remove a roller coaster instead of adding one. You should drive to Six Flags Great America they're opening a new coaster next year"
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