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Aug 16, 2017, 12:30 ET Tallest, Fastest, Wildest: Cedar Point Introduces Entirely New Classification of "Hyper-Hybrid" Roller Coaster

Cedar Point's FrontierTown will be transformed when Steel Vengeance – the tallest, fastest and longest hybrid roller coaster in the world – opens...


May 25, 2017, 07:00 ET Come Ashore This Summer and Soak Up the Sun at the New Cedar Point Shores Waterpark

Cedar Point's rich history began as a simple bathing beach and bathhouse in 1870. Today, Cedar Point still is the summertime destination for...


Aug 18, 2016, 10:30 ET Cedar Point Making Big Waves with New Water Park

 The world's best amusement park destination is getting bigger with a multi-year investment to further demonstrate Cedar Point as a complete...


May 04, 2016, 03:00 ET Cedar Point Debuts World-Record-Breaking Valravn Dive Coaster

 The time has come for guests to face their fears face first when the new Valravn dive coaster opens to the public on Saturday and Sunday, May...


Sep 09, 2015, 09:27 ET Climb. Hang. Plummet Straight Down!

 Cedar Point will change the Lake Erie skyline once again with over 3,400 feet of thrill ride innovation when it introduces Valravn...


May 05, 2014, 16:11 ET Cedar Point Opens This Saturday

 It's almost here! This weekend marks the "unofficial" start of summer as Cedar Point, the "Best Amusement Park in the World," opens its gates...


May 06, 2013, 09:53 ET Cedar Point Opens May 11 With New Wing Roller Coaster

 The roller coaster capital of the world will launch its 144th season on Saturday, May 11, with the flyover its fans have been waiting for all...


Feb 27, 2013, 18:09 ET Cedar Point Completes Track For New Wing Coaster

 Cedar Point amusement park/resort reached an exciting milestone today when workers completed the track for GateKeeper, the record-breaking...


Feb 04, 2013, 13:33 ET Cedar Point Hiring Thousands For 2013 Season

 Cedar Point is looking for enthusiastic people of all ages to serve guests as the park makes history with the opening of its new wing...


Dec 16, 2012, 16:20 ET Santa makes a stop at Cedar Point

 Santa Claus and his elves took a break from their North Pole duties Sunday to get some exercise and catch a sneak peek of one of the...


Sep 12, 2012, 10:09 ET HalloWeekends Begins This Friday at Cedar Point

Beginning this Friday, Sept. 14, everyone's favorite fright fest returns to Cedar Point for a 16th season! During daylight, families can enjoy...


Sep 08, 2012, 18:30 ET Cedar Point Voted "Best Amusement Park in the World"

 The votes have been cast and the results are in!  For the 15th consecutive year Cedar Point® amusement park/resort has taken home...


Sep 04, 2012, 08:00 ET It's Bonus Weekend at Cedar Point!

 Labor Day marks the end of summer for most, but Cedar Point is offering guests an extension on their vacation with Bonus Weekend this Friday,...


Aug 29, 2012, 15:42 ET Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with a picnic at the Point!

 Bring the whole family together and let someone else do the work while  you save money and treat yourself to a picnic this weekend! From...


Aug 21, 2012, 11:10 ET Cedar Point offers special end-of-summer savings

 Summer is winding down, but these last two weeks before Labor Day are a great time to head to Cedar Point for one last vacation! Many students...


Aug 21, 2012, 11:08 ET Cedar Point offers special discounts for Michigan residents

Summer is winding down, but these last two weeks before Labor Day are a great time for Michigan residents to visit Cedar Point! Many students in...


Aug 13, 2012, 15:30 ET Cedar Point Announces Plans for New World-Record-Breaking Roller Coaster!

Cedar Point amusement and Cedar Point /resort, known around the globe as the leader in innovative coaster thrills and "The Best Amusement Park in...


Aug 11, 2012, 12:00 ET Drivers burn rubber at Cedar Point's Wheels of Thunder V

 The home of the some of the world's fastest roller coasters will welcome one of the country's best-loved speed demons, Dale Earnhardt Jr.,...


Aug 01, 2012, 12:00 ET Disaster Transport Final Dispatch Raises More Than $16,000 For Kids

Disaster Transport made its final run for charity on Sunday, leaving behind fond memories and a legacy of helping children with life-threatening...


Jul 31, 2012, 16:52 ET Woodstock helps usher in PEANUTS Be Yourself Week

 Woodstock has landed! After years of the PEANUTS gang entertaining folks around Cedar Point's midways without their feathered friend,...


Jul 24, 2012, 08:00 ET Stock up on savings for Cedar Point!

 To help celebrate Christmas in July, Cedar Point is filling its stockings with events and filling its guests' pockets with savings as the...


Jul 13, 2012, 14:00 ET Disaster Transport makes final launch for charity

 After 28 seasons of launching riders to Alaska and outer space, Disaster Transport will complete its last mission July 29. Before Cedar...


Jul 03, 2012, 15:37 ET Watch Carly Rae Jepsen at Cedar Point this Saturday!

 You've heard her smash single, "Call Me Maybe"— now see Carly Rae Jepsen in person as she performs this Saturday, July 7, at Cedar...


Jun 27, 2012, 12:22 ET Cedar Point continues American tradition with weeklong July 4 celebration

 Celebrating the Fourth of July at Cedar Point is a long-standing tradition that's as American as apple pie. Starting this Sunday, July 1,...


Jun 05, 2012, 09:00 ET Luminosity, Powered by Pepsi, debuts at Cedar Point

 Cedar Point is lighting up the nights and bringing people closer with its new live show! Luminosity, Powered by Pepsi, has drawn captive...