Labor Day marks the last day of the season for Wildwater Kingdom in Aurora.
The last day is also a "Bring a Friend" day for season passholders.
Passholders can bring one friend for $14.99.
Cedar Fair has not yet announced any improvements for the 2015 season. This season’s new offering was new lounge chairs.To read more or comment...
A Cedar Point roller coaster has earned a spot on a ranking of the 10 best coasters in the country.
USA Today asked Paul Ruben, North American editor for ther amusement park trade magazine Park World, to rank his 10 favorite.
Millennium Force at Cedar Point cracked the list for its speed and its great views of Lake Erie.
Kings Island was also among the Top 10.To read more or comment...
Cedar Point’s announcement that it will have "big news" about its plans for 2015 has further fueled speculation.
The phrase "big news" in the tweet by public relations manager Bryan Edwards has prompted some to believe the park will be announcing a new coaster or at least a complete redo of a coaster or two.
And the tweet by Tony Clark, the park’s director of communications, that the announcement will come at "high noon" has led some to believe that whatever is announced will be in the park’s Frontier Trail area.
Since the park’s Mean Streak wooden roller is situated there, some believe Cedar Fair plans to follow Six Flag’s lead with its Colossus wooden coaster and convert it into a hybrid coaster that combines wood and steel coaster elements.To read more or comment...
Cedar Point said Friday that "Big News" will be announced by the park on Tuesday.
Speculation has been rampant about the Sandusky park’s plans for 2015.
The most-discussed possibilities include:
• The park has yet to announce plans to honor its pledge to name a roller coaster after Akron’s LeBron James now that he has rejoined the Cleveland Cavaliers.To read more or comment...
Cedar Fair CEO Matt Ouimet and COO Richard Zimmerman climbed aboard Cedar Point’s newest thrill attraction to accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
The two executive strapped themselves into the Sandusky park’s SlingShot attraction. Ride attendants dumped buckets of ice water over their heads then launched them toward the sky.
The SlingShot — an extra admission attraction at Cedar Point — opened earlier this summer and features a two-person capsule that is launched 360 feet into the air.
The attraction is second in height to the park’s Top Thrill Dragster roller coaster.To read more or comment...