Skip to Main Content

Blog

Skip to Next Section
Kings Island Blog
Kings Island Blog

Kings Island Blog

The official blog of Kings Island

Skip to Next Section

Kings Island Blog

Ice skating guide to Kings Island's WinterFest 

Skating on one of the most picturesque and largest ice skating venues around is a quintessential Kings Island WinterFest experience. The park’s Royal Fountain, in the center of International Street, has been transformed into Snow Flake Lake for the holiday season.
Read More

Food Guide to WinterFest 2019 at Kings Island 

Get your stretchy pants ready! WinterFest starts this weekend and the holiday event features an array of sweet and savory flavors that’s sure to get even old Scrooge in the Christmas spirit.
Read More

WinterFest at Kings Island starts Friday

The holiday season is upon us – the most wonderful time of the year! It all kicks off Friday at Kings Island, with the first of 26 WinterFest nights.
Read More

WATCH: Orion construction time-lapse video

Watch this time-lapse video of the lift hill and 300-foot first drop on the new Orion roller coaster being constructed.
Read More

Rent an igloo at WinterFest 

Jack Frost’s Igloo Village has igloo-shaped clear structures located around the Eiffel Tower furnished with comfort and warmth, making them the ideal spot to take a break and immerse yourself in the beauty of WinterFest.
Read More

WinterFest nominated for Best Theme Park Holiday Event in the country

Kings Island’s WinterFest is among the 20 parks nominated by a panel of USA Today theme park industry experts as one of the best theme park holiday events in the country.
Read More

Kings Island tops off new Orion roller coaster

Construction crews Wednesday installed Lift Element No. 11 to complete construction of the lift hill on Kings Island's new Orion roller coaster set to debut next year in the spring. Most of the track still needs to be put in place.
Read More

WinterFest fills 26 nights of holiday cheer in 2019

This holiday season, get ready for an unforgettable experience with your loved ones at Kings Island’s WinterFest. Guests of all ages will enter a world where the spirit of the holidays comes to life. A world where every moment becomes a memory. A world filled with the magic of the season.
Read More

The new Banana Splits Movie Not For Kids…or Most Adults

An important part of Kings Island’s roots is back. After being mostly absent for more than four decades, the fun-loving furry fictional rock band of the late 1960s and 70s, The Banana Splits, has found its way back to the screen in 2019. This time as murderous robots.
Read More

Beast of a project

After giving more than 1 million rides during its 40th anniversary season, the process of getting The Beast ready for the 2020 season began less than 24 hours after its 2019 season had ended.
Read More