Welcome to the Theme Park Entertainment Group at Iowa State University

Enriching Theme Park Engineering and Education in Iowa and Beyond!

Projects and Competitions

Students in TPEG gain real world skills through hands on projects like a 3D Printed Roller Coaster, and Competitions like the Cornell Theme Park Design Competition!


TPEG members enrich the community in central Iowa and beyond through events with local K-12 schools, organized presence at ISU Events, IAAPA, ASTM F24, and SITE.

Ride Engineering Competition

A brand new competition in the Attractions Industry! Check out our live streamed event on April 17th, 2021 and learn how you can get involved in next year’s competition!