2019 Itinerary

The Golden Ticket Awards are reserved exclusively for working professionals in the amusement industry such as park owners, operators and management, as well as manufacturers, designers, vendors and consultants. 

This is a TENTATIVE schedule! All times/events are subject to change!
Event registration will begin on May 10, 2019!

Amusement Today’s
2019 Golden Ticket Awards
Presented by Amusement Today, 22nd annual edition
Hosted by Silverwood Theme Park
and Rocky Mountain Construction

September 5

Annual Board of Directors Meetings at the CDA Resort for:
AIMS International and National Roller Coaster Museum & Archives

September 6

Guests arrive at The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Registration and GTA badge pickup
CDA Resort BAY 1A, Main Floor Conference Center

Enjoy downtown Coeur d’ Alene, Playland Pier Carousel or CDA Resort amenities!

Enjoy a round of golf at The Coeur d’Alene Golf Course! GTA attendees can ride to the golf course from the resort by boat. GTA attendees pay a special discounted course rate of $110 per person (based on course availability, advanced reservations required).

6:30 p.m. – Bus transportation departs from CDA Resort to RMC
Rocky Mountain Construction • 11470 N. Carisa Court, Hayden, Idaho 83835
(Last bus departs at 6:45 p.m.!)

An evening at Rocky Mountain Construction
Enjoy this behind the scenes exclusive tour of Rocky Mountain Construction.  Evening continues with dinner, drinks and live music.

10 p.m. – Bus transportation begins departing from RMC to CDA Resort
(Last bus departs at 10:30 p.m.!)

September 7

8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – Late Registration and GTA badge pickup
CDA Resort BAY 1A, Main Floor Conference Center
(After 10:30 a.m., late arrivals may visit Silverwood Season Pass Office [#3 on Park Guide Map] location at park’s front gate area.)

11 a.m. – Bus transportation from CDA to Silverwood Theme Park
Silverwood Theme Park • 27843 N. Highway 95, Athol, Idaho 83801
(Last bus departs at 11:30 a.m.!)

11 a.m. to 7 p.m. – Enjoy a day at Silverwood
Dress for casual, comfortable walking day at Silverwood and Golden Ticket Awards Ceremony
GTA lanyard and GTA rubber wristband are valid for theme park admission, parking, drink, food and merchandise discounts. Wristband is also valid for exit line admission to Timber Terror and Tremors wooden roller coasters.

12 noon to 1 p.m. – Welcome Reception & Tour of Boulder Beach Water Park
Hosted by Silverwood and WhiteWater West

1, 2, or 3 p.m. – Departure times for the Silverwood Train
A must do! [#7 on Park Guide Map]

Enjoy one of 3 park behind-the-scenes tours (attendees must PRE-REGISTER) for:
• Scareywood (time TBA)
• Silverwood Culinary Department (time TBA)(time TBA)
• Silverwood Departmental Software (time TBA)

4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. – Golden Ticket Awards Dinner
Hosted by Silverwood
at The Pavilion [#44 on Park Guide Map]

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – 2019 Golden Ticket Awards
Presented by Amusement Today, hosted by Silverwood
at Theatre of Illusion Magic Show [#15 on Park Guide Map]

9:30 p.m. – Bus transportation begins departing from Silverwood to CDA Resort
(Last bus departs at 10:00 p.m.!)

10:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. – Networking at Taphouse Unchained
GTA attendees will be in the bar area of the restaurant. Taphouse is located in the Resort Plaza Shops in front of the Resort hotel. Taphouse features 24 microbrews and ciders on tap. Bar is pay as you go.

©2019 Amusement Today, Inc. All rights reserved. Contact Us