Entertainment in the Modern-Day City

Entertainment in the Modern-Day City

The large modern-day city is home to many areas that are set-aside to satisfy the needs of the entertainment industry. As time passed, cities have changed from being the center of industrial activity to being home to the source of how people are entertained. As each society develops more of

The Entertainment Industry and Amusement Parks

The Entertainment Industry and Amusement Parks

One of the most recent additions to the entertainment industry has been the emergence of the amusement parks. These are parks that have numerous rides, stalls and games and are static in nature as they remain in the same spot. The size of these parks tend to be large and

Entertainment and Carnivals

Entertainment and Carnivals

The carnival is often also known as a travelling funfair. It is an amusement show that is made up of different  components that combine together to provide a destination that many people are attracted to when the carnival arrives in their area. The carnival is a travelling show and will

Nature of Entertainment in Circus

Nature of Entertainment in Circus

The circus has been a major source of entertainment for many years and has entertained millions of people. Before the television was invented, the circus would provide families with a major form of entertainment and whole communities would wait in earnest for the annual visit of the wide variety of

The growth of the tourist industry in the UK

The growth of the tourist industry in the UK

As industrialization took hold in the 19th century people gradually started to earn higher wages and the wealth started to be spread around. People were now able to save some money each month, and often they would spend this money on their annual family holiday. During the 19th century a

The entertainment industry through theme parks and holiday camps.

The entertainment industry through theme parks and holiday camps.

One of the ways that the general public have been entertained has been through theme parks and holiday camps. Both these types of entertainment have attempted to offer activities for the whole family in a limited and restricted area. The benefits for the families is that these types of entertainment

Entertainment through being a sports fan

Entertainment through being a sports fan

Today huge numbers of people spend their spare time away from work following their sports team or even sporting events. They are able to do this by either going to a ground to watch their team in action in stadiums or sporting venues, or by merely sitting on the sofa

Entertainment through sports participation

Entertainment through sports participation

Entertainment through sports participation really gathered pace during the industrial revolution when more and more people were attracted to live in urban areas. During the 19th century the first sports clubs were founded and at this time leagues were created, and confirmation of all the rules in each sport were

Entertainment and the Mass Media – Music

Entertainment and the Mass Media – Music

There is not an older form of entertainment than music. For centuries people have been entertained by artist’s abilities to create and produce music. Regardless of the affluence of a society music has played a part in every culture with the most basic form of music being the ability to