ICE AGE™ NO TIME FOR NUTS -The Ride Now Showing at Take Flight Theater
We’re super excited to announce you can now experience Ice Age™ No Time For Nuts – The Ride, a mammoth new Ice Age branded theatrical experience, in our NEW Take Flight Theater, with its enormous 65-foot by 45-foot screen.
The film, which opens today (March 19), is an eye-popping adventure follows the beloved pre-historic squirrel Scrat on an epic odyssey in time-travel. From the Colosseum of Ancient Rome to the disco dance floor, Scrat survives everything from Excalibur to the Titanic as he chases after his beloved acorn that’s been accidentally lost in time.
This fully immersive, high energy 9-minute show was custom created by Blue Sky Studios, Fox Animation and 20th Century Fox Consumer Products in partnership with SimEx-Iwerks Entertainment. Featuring exclusive brand new footage, Ice Age™ No Time For Nuts – The Ride is presented in high-definition combined with in-theater special effects to further engage the audience.
According to Chris Ebben, our resort’s Director of Attractions, “We are thrilled to bring this new Ice Age experience to our guests! The high action storyline engages all the senses with amazing scenes that maximize our in-theater special effects. The Ice Age characters are well known and appeal to our audience – families visiting the Wilderness and the public are certain to enjoy this show.”
Ice Age™ No Time For Nuts – The Ride will be rotating showings daily with the resort’s Flying Wild film, which offers stunning aerial footage that is sure to leave you in awe. The cinematic ride takes participants “soaring” over famous national landmarks and America’s breathtaking national parks. You’ll feel the wind in your hair as you take in some of the stunning natural beauty and most iconic locations the nation has to offer.
The Take Flight Theater has 60 motion based seats* over three stories. Once participants are buckled into their seats, the doors to the theater swiftly rise and the seats surge forward, leaving guests’ feet dangling as they stare at an enormous domed movie screen. Artificial scents, wind and mist add to the sensation of flying. *Please note, seating may be limited due to social distancing requirements as a result of COVID-19 precautions. Masks are also required.
Take Flight Theater is open daily at 10 am. Tickets cost $17.99 for a single showing of either film. A special double feature ticket for both films can be purchased for just $25.98.
Wilderness guests will also receive a $5 discount on admission tickets. Military members and veterans can fly for $13.99 for a single showing of either film.
Participants must be 32” to ride with a chaperone, 42″ to ride alone. The maximum weight allowance is 300 lbs.
For more information or to purchase tickets visit: https://takeflightwilderness.com/. Take Flight Theater is located off of the New Frontier lobby.