Latest Roller coaster Stories

2010-06-28 15:07:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Special entertainment, delicious meals, and money saving deals will be available at Cedar Point during the Fourth of July Weekend, Thursday through Monday, July 1-5.

2010-05-18 14:34:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- With classes ending soon, Cedar Point will be offering students a great way to celebrate the end of the school year.

2010-05-12 16:04:00

DOSWELL, Va., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Kings Dominion is pleased to announce that it will offer FREE admission to active, retired and former United States military personnel on Sunday and Monday of both the Memorial Day and July 4th weekends as a part of its Tribute to the Armed Forces program.

2010-05-12 11:51:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant coasters, live shows and special activities will highlight Opening Weekend at Cedar Point when the Sandusky, Ohio, amusement park/resort opens for its 141st season on Saturday, May 15.

2010-04-30 09:20:19

The sharp turns, ups and downs, and high speeds of today's roller coasters bring a lot of thrills, but if you're not careful, the ride could also cause damage to your ears.

2010-04-13 14:53:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer it will be easy and affordable to stay where you play at Cedar Point's lakeside accommodations located right next door to the venerable amusement park/resort in Sandusky, Ohio.

2010-04-02 18:07:00

DOSWELL, Va., April 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The most exciting ride in Kings Dominion's 35-year history opens to the public April 2, 2010, as the amusement park introduces a mammoth 5,100-foot long steel Giga-coaster.

2010-03-26 10:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- If you think riding the Afterburn roller coaster at Carowinds is an adventure (and it is - it annually ranks among the top 25 steel roller coasters in the world in surveys done by several coaster experts), wait until this year! To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/carowinds/43178/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100326/MM76515 ) Carowinds has changed the...

2010-02-03 12:19:00

DOSWELL, Va., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The most exciting ride in Kings Dominion's 35-year history will debut Friday April 2, 2010.

2010-01-18 11:57:00

DOSWELL, Va., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The most exciting ride in Kings Dominion's 35-year history is standing tall as the last piece of track was lifted into place Jan. 9, 2010.

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