The Eagles have sanded

Eagles Flight face

Every decade or so, our Eagles Flight ride gets a serious makeover. Those birds get plucked. Sanded down, actually. You know, like those high-priced treatments at a fancy spa. Here’s Joe in the Paint Shop, assuring the eagles that he’s a professional. He knows what he’s doing. He won’t wing it Let’s start with a sunny…

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Eagles Flight photo caption contest

Thanks to all who entered! Our winner of two one-day tickets is Dawn G., from St. Anne, Illinois. Here's her winning caption: "Do you think this will fly us to the moon and back?" Congrats, Dawn! —– Every once in a while, a park photo just says "Caption Contest" to us. This one, for example…

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Why fly when you can be carried?

The pleased look on this Eagles Flight bird’s face cracks me up. He’s got it made in the shade. And here’s another critter catching a ride. We told him not to peek. But did he listen? Meanwhile, Star Spangled Carousel’s pavilion is getting some color.

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