EAS 2018 Masthead

Free entrance to the main attractions in Berlin

Attendees of the Euro Attractions Show 2017 have the opportunity to enjoy free entrance to a great number of Berlin attractions. Upon showing your EAS 2017 badge at the main entrance, from 23 - 25 September and from 29 September to 1st October you will have free access to:

Little Big City Berlin

Little Big City 
Open every day: 09:00 - 18:00

Be among the first visitors to one of Berlin’s newest attractions Little BIG City Berlin. At this interactive miniature exhibition, you can witness significant moments of Berlin’s exciting history starting from the middle ages until today. By using state of the art special effects and projections the various historical scenes come to life.

Tropical Islands

Tropical Islands
Open every day: 00:00 - 24:00*
(*No access from 0.00 to 6:00)

Tropical Islands is Europe’s largest tropical holiday destination. This getaway for the whole family includes facilities for relaxation, children’s fun and fabulous accommodations. Take a break and swim, dive, and relax at the Tropical Sea or Lagoon, explore the worlds’ largest indoor rainforest or get your adrenalin pumping on Germany’s highest water slide tower. Explore the brand new outdoor area AMAZONIA with the Whitewater River. 

Filmpark Babelsberg

Filmpark Babelsberg
Open: 10:00 - 18:00 (1st October: 10:00 - 17:00)
Closed: 25 + 29 September

Discover Filmpark Babelsberg, where visitors can explore everything related to the film industry including sets, props, costumes, and technical equipment. As Babelsberg is still a used studio for television and movie productions you are offered exclusive insight behind the scenes of film making. Visit Filmpark Babelsberg to learn how set painters, costume designers, and make-up artists create perfect illusions

Karls Erlebnis-Dorf

Karls Erlebnis-Dorf
Open every day: 08:00 - 19:00

Take an opportunity to visit Karls Erlebnis-Dorf near Berlin. This farm-styled leisure attraction impresses with strong theming and unique outdoor attractions. It is also well-known for its individual and top-quality food and beverage offerings. Visit Karls Erlebnis-Dorf and enjoy a great variety of family friendly attractions on the countryside right at Berlin’s doorstep. Your EAS 2017 badge also grants free access to all attractions including Traktorbahn and Eiswelt.


Berlin Dungeon

Berlin Dungeon
Open every day: 10:00 - 19:00

The Berlin Dungeon provides a 70-minute journey through scenes of Berlin’s dark history in an actor led, interactive walk-through experience. You can find this thrilling attraction close to Alexanderplatz right in the center of Berlin. There are both German and English shows available

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds Berlin
Open every day: 10:00 - 19:00

At the Madame Tussauds Berlin wax museum you can meet lifelike historical celebrities right next to movie starts, politicians, and famous sportsmen at an exhibition of waxwork figures. The attraction also invites you to get close and interactive with all displayed pieces. You can find Madame Tussauds Berlin near the famous landmark Brandenburg Gate.

Legoland Discovery Center

Legoland Discovery Center 
Open every day: 10:00 - 19:00

The 3500-square-meter LEGOLAND Discovery Centre at Potsdamer Platz invites you to enjoy a wide range of family attractions and entertainment such as a 4-D Cinema, an immersive dark ride or the possibility to create individual Lego blocks.

Sea Life

Aqua Dom & Sea Life
Open every day: 10:00 - 19:00

Take your chance and visit the animal attraction AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin. AquaDom, which is the largest freestanding aquarium in the world, allows you to dive through one million liters of salt water and swarms of tropical fish by stepping into a glass elevator. At SEA LIFE Berlin you can discover another 5,000 fascinating local and exotic aquatic animals.

Expo News

Exhibitors Impress in IAAPA Attractions Expo 2009 Awards

November 18, 2009

Exhibitors Impress in IAAPA Attractions Expo 2009 Awards
Most Attractive Booths Draw Trade Show Attention

Las Vegas, Nevada (United States) – The 2009 Best Exhibitor Awards were presented today during IAAPA Attractions Expo 2009, taking place at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Exhibitor honors consist of the Image Award for most attractive trade show booth and Exhibitor Awards, divided into sub-categories based on booth size.

The Exhibitor Awards committee formed a sub-committee for each category. The sub-committee researches and score entries based on product, exhibitor demeanor, and overall booth appearance. Sub-committee chairpersons visit and review all entrants in each category to determine a winner.

The 2009 Image Award was presented to Environs, Inc. (www.environs.com) in booth 5618 from Jacksonville, Florida, United States, as the company which represented the best overall booth from a visual perspective.

First place and honorable mention winners for Best Exhibitor Awards in the following categories included:

100 – 200 square feet
First Place: Get in Line; booth 5149; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States;www.getinlinegames.com 
Honorable Mention: Perky’s Pizza; booth 1635; Oldsmar, Florida, United States,www.perkys.com

300 – 500 square feet
First Place: Environs, Inc.; booth 5618; Jacksonville, Florida, United States; www.environs.com
Honorable Mention: Adrian Fisher Design, Ltd., booth 5644; Portman Lodge, Durweston, Dorset, United Kingdom; www.adrianfisherdesign.com

600 – 1,000 square feet
First Place: SplashTacular Entertainment, booth 5051; La Quinta, California, United States;www.splashtacular.com 
Honorable Mention: Funovation, Inc., booth 1725, Boulder, Colorado, United States;www.funovation.com

1,100+ square feet
First Place: WhiteWater West Industries, Ltd.; booth 2501; Richmond, British Columbia, Canada; www.whitewaterwest.com 
Honorable Mention: MagiQuest; booth 6465; Tillamook, Oregon, United States;www.magiquest.com

More information on the application, judging, and selection processes of the Best Exhibitor and Image Awards can be found at www.iaapa.org/expos/attractions/awards.asp.

About IAAPA Attractions Expo 2009
IAAPA Attractions Expo 2009 is the largest conference and trade show for the amusement park and attractions industry in the world. With its theme “Bright Lights, Big Show: The Main Attraction,” the show takes place for the first time in Las Vegas, and draws industry professionals from more than 85 countries to the Las Vegas Convention Center from Monday, Nov. 16, through Friday, Nov. 20. The trade show floor is open Tuesday, Nov. 17, through Friday, Nov. 20. IAAPA Attractions Expo 2009 offers a solid week of business and fun. The event also includes educational sessions, behind-the-scenes tours, marquee social events, and networking opportunities. This is the marketplace where amusement and attraction industry leaders, decision makers, and visionaries gather to network, view the latest innovations, and plan for the future. For more information, visitwww.IAAPA.org/expos/attractions.

IAAPA is the premier trade association for the attractions industry worldwide. Founded more than 90 years ago, IAAPA is the largest international trade association for permanently situated amusement facilities and attractions, and is dedicated to the preservation and prosperity of the attractions industry. IAAPA represents more than 4,000 member facilities from 90 countries throughout the world.


Logos and images from IAAPA Attractions Expo 2009 can be downloaded from the onlineIAAPA Attractions Expo 2009 press kit.

Contact Information
Press Office: +1 703/299-5127
Marion Hixon: mhixon@IAAPA.org
David Mandt: dmandt@IAAPA.org
Colleen Mangone: cmangone@IAAPA.org
Nicholas Wolaver: nicholas.wolaver@edelman.com
Rachel Rosenberg: rachel.rosenberg@edelman.com