Next Stop: Norfolk, VA for The SkyStar Wheel!
It’s official KPPR Client, The SkyStar Wheel, Rolling Across America is now set up in Norfolk, VA’s Waterside District NOW-08/19/18.
HOT OFF THE PRESS!
Norfolk News on The SkyStar Wheel’s arrival:
"SKYSTAR WHEEL ARRIVES AT WATERSIDE!"
Waterside District is pleased to announce Norfolk’s newest entertainment attraction, SkyStar at Waterside. Arriving May 2018, the 137 foot high wheel will be located adjacent to Waterside District and offer individuals, groups, and companies a brand new entertainment option this Summer...
"NORFOLK IS GETTING A SKYSTAR ON THE WATERFRONT FOR THE SUMMER!"
137 feet high. 12 stories above the Elizabeth River. 36 climate-controlled, private gondolas. Need anything more be said? The SkyStar will open outside Waterside this May, according to Cordish, the company behind the Waterside District. It will be around for the summer...
"NORFOLK'S WATERSIDE DISTRICT IS GETTING A 12-STORY FERRIS WHEEL!"
"This attraction is the perfect complement to Harbor Park, Town Point Park, Nauticus, and the Battleship Wisconsin. The excitement is building for what will be a memorable summer experience," Alexander said Friday...
"HERE ARE 11 INSIDER DETAILS ON THE FERRIS WHEEL COMING TO NORFOLK.."
The buzz about a Ferris wheel coming to Norfolk began during the State of the City address in March, when Mayor Kenny Alexander announced a new ride would offer expansive riverfront views at Waterside District this summer. But with the speech packed full of new developments and ideas, not many specifics were shared on the giant attraction that will occupy the former Waterside annex-turned-parking-lot. Now that the Skystar Observation Wheel is on its way, The Virginian-Pilot talked to Todd Schneider, managing partner of the company, to get the inside scoop on the project. Here are 11 things to know about the ride:..
"FERRIS WHEEL AT WATERSIDE LOOKING TO HIRE 40 SEASONAL EMPLOYEES!"
The job fair is Wednesday, May 9th at the Blue Moon Taphouse from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Seasonal positions include porters, security, ticket agents, wheel operators, and loaders and un-loaders. High school and college students are welcome to apply. Anyone attending the job fair should bring a few copies of their resume...