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Christmas in July
Christmas in July

07/25/16, 07/26/16, 07/27/16, 07/28/16, 07/29/16, 07/30/16, 07/31/16

It’s the most wonderful time of the year as Kings Island rolls out a summer yuletide celebration – Christmas in July! Get your sleigh bells a-jingling and ring in some festive holiday cheer as you meet Santa and listen to Christmas carolers. Each night will be capped off with a special fireworks show. Plus, kids can bring their Christmas list to mail to the North Pole.
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Saturday Night Midnight Closings
Saturday Night Midnight Closings

07/09/16, 07/16/16, 07/23/16, 07/30/16

Enjoy two additional hours of fun and thrills on all of your favorite rides when the park stays open till midnight Saturday nights through July 30.
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Breakfast with Santa
Breakfast with Santa

07/30/16

Bring your family to Kings Island for a special Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, July 30 and Sunday, July 31. Enjoy a breakfast buffet and kids activities along with special meet and greet and photo opportunities with Santa.
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Sundaes & Slides
Sundaes & Slides

07/10/16, 07/17/16, 07/24/16, 07/31/16

An exclusive event for Gold and Platinum passholders featuring two of everyone's favorite summer activities: ice cream and water slides, including the new Tropical Plunge. Every Sunday night in July!
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KI Kicks Cancer
KI Kicks Cancer

August 1 - August 21

Join us in the fight against cancer during Kings Island Kicks Cancer Days, August 1 through August 21. Purchase a soccer ball during the event for just $5 and kick it into the fountain on International Street for a chance to win a 2016 Honda Civic, courtesy of Performance Kings Honda. Net proceeds benefit The Dragonfly Foundation, Pink RIbbon Girls, and Melanoma Know More.

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Happy Birthday, Snoopy!
Happy Birthday, Snoopy!

08/10/16

Snoopy will celebrate his 66th birthday party with his friends from the PEANUTS gang! Join us on Wednesday, August 10 and tell Snoopy “Happy Birthday” in the 15-time award winning Planet Snoopy.
Exclusive Night Rides: Racer, Monster, Scrambler, Grand Carousel
Exclusive Night Rides: Racer, Monster, Scrambler, Grand Carousel

08/11/16

Present your Gold or Platinum season pass and enjoy exclusive night rides on The Racer, Monster, Scrambler and Grand Carousel 8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Kicks Cancer Coasterthon
Kicks Cancer Coasterthon

08/14/16

The thrill of riding a roller coaster will have a whole new meaning August 14, when Kings Island hosts the "Kicks Cancer Coasterthon" to raise money for the park's annual Kicks Cancer Campaign, which raises money for research and care in the fight against cancers affecting men, women and children.
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National Roller Coaster Day
National Roller Coaster Day

08/16/16

Tuesday, August 16 is a big day in the amusement/theme park industry. It's National Roller Coaster Day celebrating the king of the thrill rides, the roller coaster. To celebrate, Kings Island is offering card-carrying members of approved roller coaster clubs behind-the-scenes tours and photo opportunities of some of the park's most popular roller coasters and exclusive night rides on The Beast.
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Fire and Safety Days
Fire and Safety Days

08/26/16, 08/27/16, 08/28/16

Kings Island is honoring those who protect our community August 26-28 by offering free admission to all active and fire police personnel. A valid fire and police photo ID must be presented at Kings Island to take advantage of this offer.
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Glow Run 5k
Glow Run 5k

10/21/16

Stars aren't the only thing that shine at night -- Glow runners do too! Register today for an evening of family fun October 21, where you can take part in a 5k fun run dressed to the hilt with glow sticks and all things bright and shiny.
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Run & Ride
Run & Ride

10/21/16, 10/23/16

You'll be smilin' this fall at the Run & Ride Race Series events! Half-marathon and 10k participants will run through Kings Island while taking in behind-the-scenes views of popular attractions before the park opens. Glow Run 5k participants may find they have a little extra pep in their step as they run through Halloween Haunt at night. Visit the Run & Ride website for more information about each race and to register.
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