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Leisure and attractions industry insights (July 2021)

Read the latest leisure and attractions industry insights for July 2021, including the impact of TV streaming on consumers and the dramatic decline of the retail experience.

Join Katapult at Saudi Entertainment & Amusement Expo

Katapult will be exhibiting at the Saudi Entertainment & Amusement Expo in September 2021 as part of the Experience UK stand.

Theme Park Designer Competition Winner Revealed

Discover who took the top award as part of our kids' Theme Park Designer Competition.

[LISTEN] Thinking Outside The BlueBox podcast

The Katapult team joined BlueBox attractions for their latest themed attraction podcast episode. Listen to it here.

Katapult Celebrate 20th Birthday

Today we celebrate Katapult's 20th Birthday. We've delved into the archive to bring you the Cofounder's journey so far!

Introducing the Katapult themed attraction team

As we celebrate our 20th birthday, we only saw it fit to shine a light on our current team of themed attraction specialists who have clocked up over 150 combined years' experience in the industry.

What do guests remember most from visitor attractions?

Learn about The Serial Position Effect of visitor attraction guests and how this psychological theory will make you think twice about your 'memorable' attraction.

Top 20 Kids Theme Park Competition Entries Revealed

We are excited to reveal our top 20 entries to our Theme Park Designer competition for kids. Take a look at their ride drawings and descriptions.

Katapult Wins Award for Derby Market Place Project

We are proud to announce that we have won an award for our Derby Market Place project at the Mainframe Awards 2021.

The Katapult Team’s Top Visitor Attraction Memories

To celebrate the re-opening of visitor attractions in England, the Katapult team has shared their most memorable attraction experiences.

Katapult’s Phil Higgins joins BALPPA Management Committee

We are delighted to announce that our Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder, Phil Higgins, has been voted onto the BALPPA Management Committee.

Calculating the Money Value of Time at leading attractions

We've studied the Money Value of Time (MVT) of leading attractions in the UK & Europe to see how they rank.