#122-The Daily Show – Universals Big Announcement, America’s Pickleball Craze and New Disney Ticketing System

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Get ready to unlock the secrets of futuristic entertainment and discover how the digital world is colliding with theme park thrills. We’ll whisk you away on an enchanting Valentine’s journey, perched atop a ferris wheel, where love is quite literally in the air—assuming the weather plays nice. Then, prepare to be dazzled as we reveal Disney’s latest spellbinding venture with Epic Games, conjuring a metaverse realm where dreams come true. Not to be outdone, Universal Studios serves up their own virtual treat, a Minecraft-themed park that’s sure to thrill gamers and park-goers alike. We’re on the pulse of these cutting-edge developments and can’t wait to share every digital twist and turn.

Strap in for a wild ride as we zoom over to Vegas, where YouTube sensations Chad Wild Clay and Vi Aquaint have birthed Spine Ninjas, an adventure park that’s breaking all the rules with its Spy Ninjas theme and a zipline that’ll leave you breathless. Then, we serve up the scoop on America’s fastest-growing sport at Dink and Dine Pickle Park in Mesa, blending pickleball with a side of dining and community spirit. You’ll hear firsthand how these entertainment hotspots are carving out new spaces for joy, connection, and yes, a bit of competitive spirit. Join us as we spotlight the pioneers shaping our leisure time, making memories that stick in both the virtual world and the one under our feet.

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