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100 Reasons
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Why Should You Have a Season Pass to Kings Island?

Here are our 100 favorite reasons!

Banshee - World’s longest inverted steel coaster Ride Into the Unknown on Mystic Timbers Planet Snoopy: Voted World’s Best Kids’ Area 16 years in a row More than 50 farm animals at Snoopy’s Barnyard Friends
Unlimited visits to Soak City Signature Blue Ice Cream Nightly Fireworks Shows Be Mesmerized by Acrobatic Performances
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Big Thrills

1. 16 world class roller coasters
2. Ride The Beast - The world’s longest wooden roller coaster whenever you want
3. Catapulting 275 feet in the air at nearly  100 MPH on Sling Shot
4. World’s first coaster with six inversions
5. World’s first LIM launch coaster
6. Pulled down faster than the speed of gravity on the World’s tallest Gyro drop
7. One of the world’s top ranked steel coasters - Diamondback
8. Ohio’s only flying coaster
9. Only face-to-face inverted coaster in the Midwest
10. Find out #WhatsInTheShed
11. Non-stop fright on the Bat
12. Scream on Banshee, the world’s longest inverted steel coaster
13. Thrill of hang gliding and skydiving at the same time on Xtremem Skyflyer
14. 8.6 miles of roller coaster track
15. 301 feet of vertical OMG's
16. Choosing Red or Blue on The Racer
17. Ride into the Unknown with unlimited rides on the all new Mystic Timbers

Little Thrills

18. Planet Snoopy - Voted World’s Best Kids’ Area for 16 years in a row
19. Group hugs with Woodstock 
20. 20 PEANUTS-themed attractions
21. You can see Snoopy whenever you want
22. Fun with flight as a family
23. Meet-and-greets with PEANUTS characters
24. See more than 50 incredible farm animals at Snoopy’s Barnyard Friends

Splash, Splash & Laugh

25. Unlimited visits to Soak City Waterpark
26. Soak City Dive-In Movies
27. 36 exciting water slides
28. Enjoy the new amentities in Soak City: shade structures, misting cooling fans and additional seating
29. Relax in style while soaking up the sun
30. Body Board Surfing 
31. Feel the rush of the Tropical Plunge
32. 650,000-gallon wave pool 
33. Kid-friendly waterslides 
34. Get soaked on White Water Canyon
35. Splash down on the wettest ride around on Congo Falls
36. Free-fall into a tunnel of fun on Mondo Monsoon
37. Spend an entire day floating around Splash River

Eats & Treats

38. Try our signature Blue Ice Cream
39. Enjoy coffee or relax at the region’s largest Starbucks 
40. Never go hungry by upgrading to the All Season Dining Plan
41. Eat a funnel cake for any meal
42. Enjoy mouth-watering fudge and candy apples at the Sweet Spot
43. Choose from over 100 drink choices with Coca-Cola Freestyle
44. Enjoy Cincinnati's favorite foods - Skyline, LaRosa's & Graeters
45. Sit down, air-conditioned Reds Hall of Fame Grille with 20 big flat screen TVs
46. Feast on fresh-cut thick fries
47. Take your taste buds to the leading edge at the all new Island Smokehouse in Soak City
48. All the sweets you can handle

Memorable Experiences

49. More than four decades creating memories that last a lifetime
50. A plethora of special events
51. Fill your Instagram page with memorable family moments
52. Nightly fireworks shows
53. Meet and greet and photo opportunities with the cast after the performance of each show
54. Tweetable moments abound from the time you walk into the park until you leave
55. Make funny faces for ride photos
56. Every visit makes you feel like you’re on vacation
57. Share your #KIBestDay with Free Wi-Fi
58. The Brady Bunch filmed an episode here!
59. Capture, Collect, Share Unlimited digital Pix with the purchase of FunPix
60. Celebrate the 4th of July with 10X's the Fireworks
61. Get a souvenir driver’s license at the PEANUTS License Agency
62. Conquer the half marathon at Run and Ride

Family Fun

63. Fun and thrills for all ages
64. Experience what it’s like to be a stunt car driver
65. Celebrate Kings Island's 45th anniversary
66. Compete with family and friends for the highest score on Boo Blasters
67. Set sail on a medieval Viking ship 
68. Play sand volleyball with your kids
69. Ride your favorite attraction as many times as you can
70. Take a ride on a real authentic steam engine 
71. Experience a scale replica of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France
72. World’s largest animatronic dinosaur park
73. Quality time with your family
74. Challenge family and friends to a race on The Racer
75. Reconnect with your inner child at Planet Snoopy
76. Chase your family around on Dodgem

Entertainment for All Ages

77. Best entertainment value around!
78. Discover your passion for gardening with world class landscaping 
79. Catch a rising star at one of our live shows (Carmen Electra got her start here!)
80. Be mesmerized by the acrobatic performances of Origins - A Cirque Experience
81. A party in the park with Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus, Sally and Snoopy!
82. Rekindle memories with Back to the 90's
83. Get to know the cast members of your favorite shows
84. Grab your camera and dancing shoes for PEANUTS Party in the Park!

Fun & Games

85. Chance to win life size stuffed animals
86. Take the Soccer Challenge
87. See if you’ve still got it at the Football toss
88. Play Games of skill 
89. Try your luck at Plinko

Fun All Season

90. 364-acres of world-class fun and thrills
91. Come and go Whenever you want
92. Exclusive Season Pass Portal offers year round
93. Upgrade to a Platinum Pass for free admission to ALL Cedar Fair Parks!
94. Discount on Run & Ride registration
95. Navigate your way around the park and digitally store your Season Pass with our Mobile App
96. (Almost) no one will judge you for wearing a fanny pack
97. Visiting with your friends and making new ones
98. The health benefits! You'll walk miles without realizing it
99. A visit to the park will always improve your mood
100. The fun and thrills never seem to end

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Share your favorite reason to have a Season Pass to Kings Island using #KI100Reasons!

@KingsIslandPR mommy/daughter time #KI100Reasons 🎢 -- @KimiKoncz
@KingsIslandPR Until my daughter is of age to drive, #freeparking #KI100Reasons 😀👍🏻.
What are your #KI100Reasons for a @KingsIslandPR Gold Season Pass? -- @KICentral
Drop Tower - period. #KI100Reasons