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Kings Island attractions give 25 million rides in 2017

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The rides and attractions at Kings Island combined to give 25 million rides in 2017.

Five attractions gave more than 1 million rides: Banshee (1,636,279), Diamondback (1,557,021), Mystic Timbers (1,312,990), The Racer (1,254,127) and The Beast (1,058,500).

The K.I. & Miami Valley Railroad just missed giving 1 million rides, finishing the year at 998,907.

The Racer has given more than 1 million rides in each of its 46 seasons and a park-record 104 million rides overall. 

More than 1.3 billion rides – 1,377,564,183 to be exact – have been given since Kings Island opened in 1972. The Enchanted Voyage (47,380,374) and Kenton County Keelboat Canal (40,069,518) top the list of retired rides, which gave a combined 418,921,951 rides during their years of service at Kings Island.

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Don Helbig

Don Helbig joined the Kings Island marketing team in 2007 as the park's public relations area manager. He began serving in his current role as area manager, digital marketing last summer. 

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