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“SkyStar observation wheel opens at The Banks to great views and reviews..”

The 150-foot high SkyStar observation wheel at The Banksopened Saturday evening to great reviews from WCPO Anchor Tanya O'Rourke and WCPO Multimedia Journalist Jake Ryle after they were among the first riders... 

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“SkyStar 15-Story Ferris Wheel Going Up at The Banks..”

SkyStar, a temporary 15-story "observation wheel" (aka Ferris Wheel), is going up at The Banks downtown from Aug. 31-Dec. 2. The portable contraption has been traveling across America, setting up shop in cities including Norfolk, Va. and Louisville, Ky. to offer elevated views and a novel, pop-up tourism experience…

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“Giant Ferris wheel headed to Banks!”

A 150-foot-high “mobile observation wheel” is coming to the Banks this week to help the riverfront development celebrate its 10th anniversary. The wheel, called the SkyStar, will open Aug. 31 and operate through Dec. 2 on Freedom Way across the street from the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.

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“150-Foot-High SkyStar Observation Wheel Will Help Celebrate 10th Anniversary of The Banks in Cincinnati!”

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Banks in Cincinnati, SkyStar, a 150-foot-high mobile observation wheel will open August 31 through December 2. SkyStar will operate on Freedom Way at The Banks, across from the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.

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"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...

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"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:..

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LISTEN LIVE! TODD SCHNEIDER JOINS JOHN RAMSEY ON WAVE 3 NEWS!

"Todd Schneider joins John Ramsey to discuss the temporary addition to Lousiville's skyline, The SkyStar Ferris Wheel next to the Big-Four Bridge."

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"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...

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"WATERFRONT PARK WILL BE HOME TO A 137-FOOT FERRIS WHEEL THROUGH DERBY!"

It’s a bird, it’s a plane — you’ll be able to see just about anything coming through Louisville when Waterfront Park gets a giant 137-foot Ferris wheel-like structure called SkyStar Observation starting Thursday, March 29. ...

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"A giant Ferris wheel is coming to Waterfront Park this spring, just in time for the Derby!"

A giant traveling Ferris wheel will be parked at Waterfront Park this spring, offering aerial views of the river and skyline, as well as a nightly LED light show. The SkyStar Observation Wheel, one of the world's tallest traveling observation wheels, is set to be in Louisville for five weeks, according to a news release from Waterfront Park that describes the attraction as "Not Your Grandfather's Ferris Wheel." ...

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