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2011-08-10 15:05:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 250 amusement park enthusiasts rode roller coasters for a cause on July 24 as part of Cedar Fair Entertainment Company's (NYSE: FUN) "Coasting For Kids" event. Held at 11 Cedar Fair parks across North America, the marathon coaster event helped raise more than $62,000 for Give Kids The World (GKTW), a Central Florida non-profit resort that provides cost-free vacations for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families....

2011-07-28 13:00:00

KINGS ISLAND, Ohio, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than four decades, Kings Island has been shattering world records for having the longest, fastest and most-thrilling rides on the planet. Kings Island has also been the site for world-record riding attempts, motorcycle jumps and high-wire walks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110728/CL43426LOGO) On Sunday, July 31, park guests will be able to get in on the record-breaking fun when Kings Island attempts to break the...

2011-07-14 08:36:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment will hold its quarterly conference call with investors to discuss second quarter earnings results on Wednesday, August 3 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Participants on the call will include Dick Kinzel, chief executive officer, and Matt Ouimet, president. This call will be broadcast live to all interested persons as a...

2011-07-06 08:13:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment, today reported revenues through the Fourth of July holiday weekend were approximately $372 million, an increase of 2% when compared with the same period a year ago. This period traditionally represents approximately 35% of the Company's full-year revenues. During this same period, both attendance and average in-park guest...

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