Fantasy Island

Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
March 13, 2020 - 4:20 pm
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WBEN) - Fantasy Island is issuing refunds to those who purchased a 2020 season pass.
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Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
February 25, 2020 - 1:37 pm
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WBEN) - Could Fantasy Island make a comeback?
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Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
February 21, 2020 - 4:51 pm
AG's office calls for refunds for those who bought passes for 2020 season.
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Fantasy Island
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
February 21, 2020 - 1:22 pm
There's some concern over potential damage to local business after Fantasy Island's closing.
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Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
"I think the writing was on the wall," said Jay Wilcox of Queen City Amusements
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Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
The California-based Apex Parks announced on Wednesday that Fantasy Island will permanently close
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Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
February 20, 2020 - 4:00 am
Ride enthusiasts lament Fantasy Island closure, ponder where rides will be sold to.
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Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 19, 2020 - 12:44 pm
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WBEN) - Fantasy Island has confirmed on its website that it is permanently closed.
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Fantasy Island
Fantasy Island - Visit Buffalo Niagara
WBEN Newsroom
February 18, 2020 - 10:45 pm
Grand Island, N.Y. (WBEN) - An industry report would indicate the future of Fantasy Island amusement park on Grand Island may be on a roller coaster ride of its own as some rides may be offered up for sale.
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Halloween display
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Richard Root
October 19, 2017 - 6:12 am
Grand Island, NY (WBEN) - We hear about them every year: Halloween displays that work people up. In Maryland, a home with dead-bodies wrapped in plastic bags, hanging from trees , is being criticized by people on social media. A fellow who put up a Las Vegas shooting display with 58 tombstones has...
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