Fireball Is Bringing the Heat to Six Flags St. Louis

The Ultimate Coaster Loop Adds More Thrills to The Coaster Capital of

EUREKA, Mo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fireball…The Ultimate Coaster Loop opens at Six Flags St. Louis
on May 7, 2016. With the addition of this single loop thrill ride, the
theme park will boast ten unique coaster experiences for thrill-seekers
of all ages.

Riding back to back in unique “face-off” seating, guests will soar back
and forth, pendulum style, as they build up speed to propel them head
over heels through a series of 360° revolutions. Mid-way riders will
stop upside down for some insane, inverted hang time before reversing
direction. Fireball is a pure adrenaline rush as guests rocket
forward, backward and upside down. The 7-story tall, single loop
coaster experience will be located in the Illinois section of the park.

“We are excited to be bringing our guests another unique coaster
experience with Fireball,” said Peter Carmichael, park president. “When
combined with our new virtual reality coaster coming late May and our
new Holiday in the Park celebration starting in November, there is no
better time to become a Season Pass holder at Six Flags.”

Fireball Hot Facts:

  • 7 stories tall;
  • 24 seats in unique “face-off” design, with guests seated back to back
    and face to face;
  • 360° revolutions;
  • Inverted hang time suspends riders upside down;
  • Operator controls the ride with a joy stick so each ride can be
  • For more information:

The New Revolution Virtual Reality Coaster on Ninja and Holiday in the
Park join Fireball in the lineup of new experiences for Six Flags
St. Louis during the park’s longest season since opening in 1971. The
theme park will be open daily beginning May 14 and Hurricane Harbor
opens for the season on May 28. Guests can experience all the thrills
the park has to offer with a 2016 Season Pass, the best value with
unlimited visits to the theme park and water park, special eCoupon
offers and admission to all Six Flags theme parks. For an even greater
value, Season Pass holders may purchase a Gold Season Dining Pass, which
includes lunch, dinner and a snack during every park visit, plus a 2016
Souvenir Bottle for unlimited drink refills. Gold Season Dining Passes
may be used at any Six Flags theme park.

About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional
theme park company with $1.3 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the
United States, Mexico and Canada. For 55 years, Six Flags has
entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed
rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. For more
information, visit

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Six Flags St. Louis
Elizabeth Gotway, 636-938-5300, ext. 6328