Buy Now and Save Big on a Visit to Cedar Point!

Aug 09, 2011, 10:10 ET from Cedar Point

SANDUSKY, Ohio, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the start of the school year rapidly approaching, now is the best time to buy and save big on your next visit to Cedar Point.

There are several opportunities to save at least $12 on a one-day visit to the Sandusky, Ohio, amusement park/resort.  But you must act quickly!

For a limited time, Cedar Point is now offering Pick-A-Date tickets on its website (  Select a specific date to visit the park and save $12 per ticket.  Tickets can be used on a different date with an upgrade.

Now through Sunday, Aug. 14, Discount Drug Mart stores in Cleveland, Columbus and Youngstown are now offering tickets for only $37.99.  These tickets will be valid on any operating day through Sunday, Oct. 30.

Participating AAA offices in the Cleveland area are now offering online tickets for a one-day ticket to the park for only $35, a savings of nearly $15 per ticket.  To purchase these tickets, Cleveland-area AAA members should visit  Tickets must be purchased by Wednesday, Aug. 31 and will be valid on any operating day through Sunday, Oct. 30.

Platinum Pass and Season Passholders at Cedar Point can also take advantage of Bring-A-Friend Sundays and save $30 on a ticket.  Tickets must be purchased at the park on Sundays through Sept. 4.  

Please visit for more details.  Tickets for juniors, age 3 and older, under 48 inches tall, and Seniors, age 62 and older, are only $24.99.  Children, age 2 and under, are free.

New this summer is WindSeeker, a 301-foot-tall swing ride that spins riders nearly 30-stories above the Cedar Point Beach.  Near the front of the park, Pink's, a Hollywood legend for more than 72 years, serves gourmet hot dogs, chili dogs, onion rings with fresh toppings.  It is its first franchise east of Las Vegas.

Cedar Point will be open daily through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5.  The park will reopen for a Bonus Weekend and HalloWeekends, Friday nights, Saturdays and Sundays, Sept. 9-11 through Oct. 28-30.  

For more information about these big savings opportunities at Cedar Point, please visit Admission (Online Deals) under Plan A Visit at or call the park's General Information Line at 419.627.2350.

SOURCE Cedar Point