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Memorial Day Weekend: Free Admission To Active And Retired U.S. Military
Memorial Day Weekend: Free Admission To Active And Retired U.S. Military

05/27/16, 05/28/16, 05/29/16, 05/30/16

Kings Island is offering free admission to active and retired members of the U.S. military during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, May 27-30. A valid military ID must be presented at Kings Island to take advantage of this offer.
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Memorial Day Cookout
Memorial Day Cookout

05/28/16, 05/29/16, 05/30/16

Join us Memorial Day Weekend as we light up the grill for an all-you-can-eat picnic!
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Food Truck Festival
Food Truck Festival

06/03/16, 06/04/16, 06/05/16

If you love food trucks, get ready for the festival rolling into Kings Island this summer. With more than 20 food trucks and all the thrills of the park, you get the kind of fun that's only at Kings Island. And the price of park admission gives you access to it all. Start making plans now, because you don't want to miss out!
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Dive-In Movies
Dive-In Movies

06/03/16, 06/10/16, 06/17/16, 06/24/16

Soak City will again be making a splash this summer with the return of Dive-In Movies every Friday night June 3-24. Parents and children can relax in a floating tube, swim or watch poolside while enjoying the movie in a unique outdoor setting.
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JDRF One Walk
JDRF One Walk

06/04/16

Lace up your sneakers and head to Kings Island Saturday, June 4, as the Midwest’s premier family entertainment destination hosts the 22nd annual JDRF ONE WALK to Cure Diabetes. JDRF is the world’s largest charitable contributor and advocate for diabetes research and is committed to helping those who struggle with type 1 diabetes look forward to living longer, healthier lives.
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Coaster Campout
Coaster Campout

06/11/16, 06/12/16

The Coaster Campout is your opportunity to camp for one night IN the park! Your donation includes Exclusive Ride Time, an evening snack, breakfast and admission into the park on Sunday, June 12th!
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Exclusive Night Rides: Diamondback, Woodstock Gliders, Woodstock Express
Exclusive Night Rides: Diamondback, Woodstock Gliders, Woodstock Express

06/16/16

Present your Gold or Platinum season pass and enjoy exclusive night rides on the Diamondback and Woodstock Express roller coasters, and Woodstock Gliders. 10:30 p.m. - Midnight.
SpiritSong
SpiritSong

06/23/16, 06/24/16, 06/25/16

SpiritSong, the three-day Christian music festival at Kings Island, is coming back for a 23rd consecutive year June 23-25, 2016! Tickets are on sale now! Purchase tickets.
Fourth of July Holiday: Free Admission To Active And Retired U.S. Military
Fourth of July Holiday: Free Admission To Active And Retired U.S. Military

07/02/16, 07/03/16, 07/04/16

Kings Island is offering free admission to active and retired members of the U.S. military during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The deal is available July 2-4. A valid military ID must be presented at Kings Island to take advantage of this offer.
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Sundaes & Slides
Sundaes & Slides

07/03/16, 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!
Exclusive Night Rides: The Beast, Backlot Stunt Coaster, Shake, Rattle & Roll
Exclusive Night Rides: The Beast, Backlot Stunt Coaster, Shake, Rattle & Roll

07/14/16

Present your Gold or Platinum season pass and enjoy exclusive night rides on The Beast and Backlot Stunt Coaster roller coasters and Shake, Rattle & Roll. 10:30 p.m. - Midnight.
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. 10:30 p.m. - Midnight.
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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