VALENCIA (CBSLA) — Six Flags Magic Mountain Friday announced that it plans to reopen to guests this spring with rides.
— Six Flags Magic Mountain (@SFMagicMountain) February 19, 2021
Six Flags told CBS Los Angeles that a specific date had not yet been determined, but the theme park was “in preparation mode and working closely with state and local officials to reopen both our theme park and waterpark.”READ MORE: Shaq Mural Installed On Melrose Avenue
Six Flags said it was ready to welcome guests back with a “full complement” of rollercoasters and water attractions in accordance with the California Blueprint for a Safer Economy.READ MORE: FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization For Moderna And Johnson & Johnson's COVID Vaccine Booster Shots
According to the California Department of Public Health, smaller amusement parks are only allowed to reopen in the orange tier and larger amusement parks can only open in the yellow tier.MORE NEWS: Hit-And-Run Crash Kills Apple Valley High School Football Player Lawrence Adam
As of Tuesday, the state’s last update, Los Angeles County was in the state’s most restrictive purple tier with an adjusted daily case rate of 20 new cases per 100,000 residents, a seven-day average positivity rate of 7.2% and a health equity positivity rate of 10%.