Kings Island
Kings Island
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April 29 is a big day in Kings Island history! On this day 45 years ago in 1972, the park opened its gates to the public for the first time.
April 29 is a big day in Kings Island history On this
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Kings Island
Kings Island
yesterday at 17:02. Facebook
Ever wonder how Kings Island got its name? A mail-in contest was held during the 1970 season at Cincinnati's Coney Island and over 100,000 “Name the Park” entries poured in.
Ever wonder how Kings Island got its name A mailin contest was

What's in a name? - Kings Island

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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/27/2017 at 17:01. Facebook
Kings Island will open the gates for its Soak City Water Park in 30 days! Included with park admission to Kings Island, the 33-acre Soak City is the perfect destination for a day of fun. Take advantage of the new amenities this year with the addition of the Island Smokehouse restaurant, shade structures, changing rooms, and expanded deck space with additional chaise lounge chairs.
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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/26/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales will be pulling into Kings Island for a special appearance this Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 p.m. The eight-horse hitch will parade down International Street and then stick around for photo opportunities and interaction with guests around the base of the Eiffel Tower.
The worldfamous Budweiser Clydesdales will be pulling into Kings Island for a
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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/25/2017 at 17:04. Facebook
With Kings Island’s 45th anniversary season underway, this new weekly series will look at one of the park’s opening day attractions that can still be enjoyed today. We’ll begin the series this week with the star attraction in 1972, The Racer.
With Kings Islands 45th anniversary season underway this new weekly series will

KI 45: The Racer - Kings Island

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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/24/2017 at 17:01. Facebook
Let it all out with a Gold Season Pass! Enjoy unlimited visits to Kings Island and Soak City Waterpark all season long. Best of all, your Gold Pass includes free admission to Halloween Haunt and WinterFest, free parking, exclusive discounts, early park access and more! All for as low as six payments of $18. Learn more --
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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/23/2017 at 17:14. Facebook
It was a picture of a flooded Coney Island that hung in the office of Mr. Gary Wachs, son of Coney Island’s President Ralph Wachs, that Kings Island owes its existence to. Gary knew by looking at the picture that in order to continue, the park had to change in the most radical way possible. It had to move. #KI45
It was a picture of a flooded Coney Island that hung in

A picture is worth a thousand rides - Kings Island

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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/23/2017 at 12:30. Facebook
Please note that Kings Island is closed today for a private event. Park operating calendar:
Please note that Kings Island is closed today for a private event
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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/22/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
You don’t have to wait until next year’s Super Bowl TV spot to see the iconic Budweiser Clydesdales. The eight-horse hitch will make a special appearance at Kings Island April 29-30. Recognized by their bay coat and blaze of white on their faces and legs, the Clydesdales will be available each day from 2-4 p.m. for photo opportunities and interaction with guests.
You dont have to wait until next years Super Bowl TV spot
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Kings Island
Kings Island
04/22/2017 at 12:46. Facebook
Kings Island’s two locomotives opened with the park in 1972 and are scale replicas of the famous 1800’s locomotive known as The General, which was the subject of the Great Locomotive Chase of the American Civil War.
Kings Islands two locomotives opened with the park in 1972 and are

Kings Island keeps memories of old steam trains alive - Kings Island

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The new Mystic Timbers roller coaster offers a ride experience that is both fun and thrilling for guests.
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One of the most popular rides at Kings Island over parts of four decades (1973-2000) was Kenton's Cove Keelboat Canal, a log flume that sent riders through a twisted course at treetop heights with a dual drop and hydro-jump. The attraction gave more than 40 million rides (40,069,518 to be exact) during its 28 seasons of operation, second-most among retired rides. Share if you experienced this...
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One of the most popular rides at Kings Island over parts of
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ADVISORY: Kings Island will be closed to the public this Sunday, April 23 for a private event. The park will be open to the public Friday night from 5-10 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
ADVISORY Kings Island will be closed to the public this Sunday April
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On this day three years ago (April 18, 2014), the world's longest steel inverted roller coaster, Banshee, made its public debut at Kings Island. The ride features seven stomach-churning inversions, including a weightless zero-gravity roll, two vertical loops and a 170-foot long heartline roll at speeds up to 68 mph.
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This past weekend, Kings Island's newest roller coaster, Mystic Timbers, opened to rave reviews.
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Let it all out with a Gold Season Pass! As low as six payments of $18. Hurry! Gold goes away May 29!
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Park hours on Easter Sunday are 12-7 p.m. Early rides for Gold and Platinum passholders on the new Mystic Timbers roller coaster and other select attractions begins at 11:30 a.m. Have your camera ready to snap a photo of the Easter Beagle!
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Use your Gold or Platinum season pass to attend an exclusive park preview tonight from 4-10 p.m. Be among the first to experience Mystic Timbers. Come and enjoy your first rides of the season on favorites like Banshee, The Beast and Diamondback. Take a spin on the Grand Carousel. And don’t forget all there is to do in the 16-time, award-winning Planet Snoopy kids' area. Blue ice cream? It will...
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Use your Gold or Platinum season pass to attend an exclusive park
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