Alberto Zamperla

Coney Island Amusement Parks Go For Another SpinAt Luna Park on Sunday, Italian tycoon Alberto Zamperla christened the first ride on the Cyclone roller coaster by dousing it with the traditional egg cream.
Despite Sandy's Wrath, Coney Island's Luna Park To Reopen On Schedule SundayTo celebrate, the park is offering free rides on the Cyclone Roller Coaster for the first 100 visitors on Opening Day. However, not everyone in the storm-ravaged community is feeling festive.