Events and Promotions

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FUN FactDaredevil Evil Knievel jumped over 14 Greyhound buses on a motorcycle in the Kings Island parking lot October 25, 1975.

Events and Promotions




Scream for A Kid Again
Scream for A Kid Again

04/17/14

The thrill of being among the first night riders on the new Banshee roller coaster at Kings Island will have a whole new meaning April 17, when Kings Island hosts "Scream for A Kid Again" to raise money for the Greater Cincinnati chapter of A Kid Again, a non-profit organization which strives to enrich the lives of children with life-threatening illnesses and their families by providing healing times of respite through fun-filled group activities and destination events.
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2014 Opening Day
2014 Opening Day

04/18/14

Happiness is the start of a new season! Join us for all the fun and excitement of Opening Day, Friday, April 18. Don't miss your chance to be among the first to challenge the new record-breaking Banshee roller coaster! The first 5,000 Opening Day guests to ride Banshee will receive a free First Rider t-shirt!
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Meet the Easter Beagle
Meet the Easter Beagle

04/20/14

Linus promises the Easter Beagle will be arriving at Kings Island on Easter Sunday, April 20. He'll be ready to meet you so be sure to bring your camera to have your photo taken with him in Planet Snoopy.
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Color Me Rad 5k Cincinnati - Kings Island
Color Me Rad 5k Cincinnati - Kings Island

05/17/14

Color Me Rad 5k Cincinnati - Kings Island is a rockin run/walk that will transform you and your friends into rainbows as our "Color Bomb Squad" launches cheerful barrages of color at you as you run through this unforgettable 5k course.
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Free Admission for Military Days
Free Admission for Military Days

05/23/14, 05/24/14, 05/25/14, 05/26/14, 07/03/14, 07/04/14, 07/05/14, 07/06/14

Kings Island is once again honoring the brave men and women who serve in the U.S. military this season. All members of the military – active and retired – will receive free admission to the 364-acre amusement and waterpark Memorial Day Weekend May 23-26 and during the Fourth of July holiday July 3-6.
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JDRF 3k Walk
JDRF 3k Walk

06/07/14

Lace up your sneakers and head to Kings Island Saturday, June 7, as the Midwest’s premier family entertainment destination hosts the 13th annual JDRF 3k 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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Coasting for Kids
Coasting for Kids

06/08/14

The thrill of a roller coaster ride at Kings Island will have a whole new meaning Sunday, June 8, when Kings Island hosts the sixth annual "Coasting for Kids" event to raise money for Give Kids the World (GKTW), a Central Florida non-profit resort that provides cost-free, weeklong vacations to children with life-threatening illnesses and their families.
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SpiritSong 2014
SpiritSong 2014

06/26/14, 06/27/14, 06/28/14

Kings Island will host the 21st annual SpiritSong concert series June 26-28, 2014, which features the most popular contemporary Christian music, guest speakers and all the world-class fun and thrills the 364-acre amusement and waterpark has to offer. Artist lineup and ticket information is available at www.spiritsongfest.com.
Kings Island Kicks Cancer
Kings Island Kicks Cancer

07/25/14, 08/24/14

Kings Island Kicks Cancer is a new park initiative focused on raising awareness and funds for research, treatment and care in the fight against cancers affecting men, women and children. Net proceeds from this year's fundraising efforts July 25 through August 24 benefit The Dragonfly Foundation, Pink Ribbon Girls and Melanoma Know More.
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Cedar Fair Run and Ride Series at Kings Island
Cedar Fair Run and Ride Series at Kings Island

09/26/14, 09/28/14

The inaugural Cedar Fair Run and Ride Series at Kings Island will have you screaming like a Banshee from ear-to-ear. Half-marathon, 10k and Glow Run 5k participants will have a chance to run through Kings Island while taking in behind-the-scenes views of popular park attractions.
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