- Big Dipper (disambiguation)
Big Dipperis the American term for the seven brightest stars of Ursa Major, called the Plough in Britain.
Big Dipper also may refer to:
* Big Dipper, alternative name for a
roller coasterride, especially in the United Kingdom. Several roller coasters are specifically known by this name, including;
Big Dipper (Blackpool), a wooden roller coaster at Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Big Dipper (Geauga Lake), a wooden roller coaster at Geauga Lake.
Big Dipper (Luna Park Sydney), a wooden roller coaster operating at Luna Park Sydneyfrom 1935 until 1981.
Cyclone (Dreamworld), a steel roller coaster which operated as Big Dipper at Luna Park Sydney from 1995 to 2001.
Big Dipper (band), a 1980s-1990s Boston alternative-rock band
*"Big Dipper", a song by Built to Spill from their 1994 album "
There's Nothing Wrong with Love"
* For other uses of the big dipper see
As a nickname in sport, Big Dipper may also refer to:
Wilt Chamberlain(1936–1999), American basketball player
Robert DiPierdomenico(born 1958), Australian rules footballer
Chris Duncan(born 1981), American baseball player
* Big Dipper, a 1978 song by
* Big Dipper, a 2003 album by
Beidou, Chinese name of Big Dipper.
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