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Sep 21, 2009, 09:56 ET

Kirk Franklin Headlines JoyFest Gospel Music Festival Saturday, September 26 at Cedar Point

Some of gospel music's best-known performers will take center stage at Cedar Point next weekend when the Sandusky, Ohio, amusement park/resort...

Sep 15, 2009, 12:25 ET

HalloWeekends To Open at Cedar Point With More Thrills Than Ever Before!

With the addition of two all-new haunted houses, a mysterious leader of the creatures and three new live shows, HalloWeekends at Cedar Point...

Sep 13, 2009, 09:07 ET

There Will Be Singing, Sailing and Screaming Next Weekend at Cedar Point

Cedar Point amusement park/resort, recently voted the "Best Amusement Park in the World" for a record 12th consecutive year, will host a wide...

Sep 11, 2009, 16:21 ET

Cedar Point Named Best Amusement Park in the World for the 12th Straight Year!

In an awards ceremony held Thursday night (Sept. 10) in California, Cedar Point amusement park/resort in Sandusky, Ohio, was named as the "Best...

Sep 03, 2009, 09:10 ET
Artist rendering of the splash landing on the new Shoot the Rapids at Cedar Point in 2010.

A Whitewater Family Adventure Begins!

Grab your paddles and climb aboard the newest river-ride adventure this side of the Appalachians! Shoot the Rapids, an all-new family water...

Sep 02, 2009, 16:18 ET

Cedar Point's Back to the Point Will Be a National Event

During Labor Day Weekend, past employees of Cedar Point will be making a trip back to the shores of Lake Erie to participate in "Back to the...

Aug 27, 2009, 13:05 ET

Play All Day at Cedar Point for the Starlight Price!

SANDUSKY, Ohio, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The savings on summer fun will be big next week at Cedar Point. Monday, Aug. 31 through...

Aug 17, 2009, 20:15 ET

Fireworks and Two Hours of Added Fun Highlight Cedar Point's Summer Blast on August 21-23

Saturday night fireworks and two extra hours of thrills and fun will highlight Cedar Point's Summer Blast Weekend, Friday through Sunday, Aug....

Aug 11, 2009, 17:38 ET

Fun-Seekers and School Employees Can Save Big at Cedar Point this Weekend

This weekend, Cedar Point will be offering two money-saving deals to its guests. The Sandusky, Ohio, amusement park/resort will be extending its...

Aug 06, 2009, 12:59 ET

Lucky Fans Have Chance to Win Ride on Millennium Force with Race Car Driver Jeff Gordon

Race fans, start your engines! Racing legend Jeff Gordon will be coming to Cedar Point on Thursday, Aug.13! During the day, Gordon, the driver...

Jul 27, 2009, 14:46 ET

Cedar Point To Host 2nd Annual 'Back to the Point' Reunion

Cedar Point is inviting all of its past employees to come "Back to the Point" when the Sandusky, Ohio, amusement park/resort will host its second...

Jul 25, 2009, 10:41 ET

Let The Celebration Begin!

With 75 rides including 17 roller coasters, Cedar Point is known around the world for having more rides and more roller coasters than any park...

Jul 23, 2009, 16:19 ET

High-Wire-Walker Nik Wallenda to Walk Above the Cedar Point Midway on Sunday, July 26

Cedar Point is known around the world for its thrilling rides, but the historic amusement park on Lake Erie will take the excitement to a whole...

Jul 16, 2009, 10:00 ET
A dozen Santas ride the Maverick roller coaster during the Sandusky, Ohio, amusement park/resort's Christmas in July celebration.

Cedar Point to Help U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Campaign Get a Jump on Christmas

Cedar Point is celebrating Christmas in July in a very special way. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

Jul 13, 2009, 13:59 ET

Cedar Point to Host First-Ever American Heroes Weekend July 18 & 19

Cedar Point will honor the brave men and women who serve our cities and towns and protect our families with a special two-day event when the park...

Jun 29, 2009, 14:01 ET

Cedar Point to Hold All-American Fourth of July Extravaganza Weekend!

The Fourth of July weekend will be bigger and better than ever before when Cedar Point holds its All-American Fourth of July Extravaganza Weekend...

Jun 14, 2009, 10:48 ET

Find Out What it Takes To Be Army Strong at Cedar Point

For four days, guests at Cedar Point amusement park/resort in Sandusky, Ohio, will have a chance to see if they have what it takes to be Army...

Jun 06, 2009, 16:54 ET

Pro Quarterback Brady Quinn and Budweiser Clydesdales to Visit Cedar Point This Week

Special visits by pro quarterback Brady Quinn and the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales will highlight the weekend's activities at Cedar Point...

May 30, 2009, 13:59 ET

Millennium Force Takes Top Honor for Seventh Straight Year

Cedar Point to Host 20th Annual CoasterMania! For the seventh consecutive year, Cedar Point giant Millennium Force has been named as the "Favorite...

May 18, 2009, 17:12 ET

Soak City, Shows and Savings Highlight Memorial Day Weekend Activities at Cedar Point!

A good soaking, entertainment that wows and money-saving meals can all be had during Memorial Day Weekend at Cedar Point amusement park/resort in...