When you’re looking for fun, you’re looking for Six Flags Entertainment Company. Founder Angus Wynne opened his first theme park, Six Flags Over Texas, in 1961. His unique vision for the theme park industry was to create a chain of large-scale regional parks, so that wherever one lived, there would be fun family entertainment nearby. Now the largest regional theme park company in the world, the Six Flags Entertainment Company boasts 16 parks throughout the United States, one in Canada and one in Mexico City. By partnering with DC Comics and Warner Bros., the parks have the exclusive character rights to cartoons and super heroes from Bugs Bunny to Batman. Its themed rides provide excitement to thrill-seekers of all ages, and the parks also cater to younger guests with character encounters, themed attractions and play areas. Most parks also include a water park area with pools and water slides.