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Outdoor Amusement Business Association

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Our Mission: “TO PROMOTE THE PRESERVATION AND GROWTH OF THE OUTDOOR AMUSEMENT INDUSTRY THROUGH LEADERSHIP, ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION”


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  • Pittsburgh Zoo Rejects Group’s Elephant Safety Procedures

    Elephants at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium follow Willie Theison around like puppies. Theison, the zoo’s elephant program manager, says the animals know him and trust him. He built that bond through years of interaction and said it allows him and other keepers to approach when the animals are stressed and most dangerous. “If…
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    From the Center Ring – by Rodney Huey

    Labor Day is upon us, which means that vacation time is over, it’s back to school for the kids, and once again the American circus scene has enjoyed another summer of success in spite of blistering heat, forest fires, flash floods and violent storms that swept across the nation (the Circus City Celebration performances in…
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    Seeking 2016 OABA Hall of Fame & Pioneer Award Nominations

    OABA is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Hall of Fame and recipients for the Pioneer Award. Do you know someone who, through their work and achievements, has made a significant contribution to the mobile outdoor amusement industry? Well, now is the time to help us honor and recognize that outstanding individual and submit your nomination for…
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    OABA-Duke Smith Memorial Education Fund Scholarship

    The Mobile Amusement Industry, Inc. (MAI), through its OABA-Duke Smith Memorial Education Fund, is interested in furthering the educational goals of young people within our industry. The youth of today will be the leaders of tomorrow and will require the education necessary to be competitive in an increasingly complex business environment. Individual and company contributions…
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