Alamo Amusements was started in 1995 by Patrick Sheridan in San Antonio Texas. In 1997 he became a ride owner at the State Fair of Texas; in 1998 the Minnesota State Fair; in 2000 the San Diego County Fair; in 2001 the Ventura County Fair; and in 2012 the Wisconsin State Fair.

           Patrick also owns food concessions, which he brings to other major fairs and festivals across the country. Patrick graduated from St. Mary's University in San Antonio with a B.B.A. in Marketing and and an M.B.A. in Operation Management.