#115- The Daily Show – Danse Macrabe, Mini-Golf Craze, and a Snoopy Dog Park

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Prepare to be captivated as we unravel the business dynamics transforming your entertainment experiences, and take a peek into the resilience of a community reborn from ashes. Join us on a journey through the mergers shaking up the arcade scene with OpenGate Capital’s swift acquisition of Player One Group, and tee off into the high-tech mini-golf mania sweeping through Canada, courtesy of Cineplex’s Playdium expansion. Our conversation ventures beyond the green, spotlighting a Portland-based mini-golf course where artistry intersects with the narrative, creating a multidimensional playground for the senses.

In a riveting exploration of attraction updates and communal fortitude, we delve into the challenges of maintaining pristine conditions in dog-friendly environments, an issue that’s increasingly prominent as our furry friends gain more social spaces. We then transport you to the Netherlands, where Efteling’s ‘Dance Macabre’ promises a dance with the macabre, defying expectations with an innovative ride system that sets a new standard for haunted attractions. Finally, we share the poignant narrative of a town’s remarkable resurgence, expanding exponentially in population and spirit, offering a heartfelt glimpse into the transformative power of community and the tenacity of human resilience.

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