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Canada's Wonderland

Key information

Location:
Vaughan, Ontario, Canada

Opening date: 
May 23, 1981

Operator:
Cedar Fair

Official website:
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Canada's Wonderland covers a 330-acre plot in Vaughan, within easy reach of Toronto. It is home to a huge number of attractions spread across lightly-themed lands, including a total of sixteen roller coasters. While thrill rides are very much top of the agenda, the park is also home to two sprawling areas dedicated to children, Planet Snoopy and KidZville. The entry ticket also includes the Splash Zone water park with more than 15 water attractions.

History: After almost a decade of planning, Canada's Wonderland finally opened to the public in May 1981. The park was acquired by Paramount Parks in 1994, becoming Paramount Canada's Wonderland, before that chain was itself acquired by Cedar Fair in 2006. Recent years have seen heavy investment in major roller coasters, including the 230-feet-tall Behemoth and the 306-feet-tall Leviathan.

Top Rides and Shows:

Timberwolf Falls
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Riptide
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Leviathan
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Ghoster Coaster
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Sledge Hammer
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Top Restaurants:

Backlot Café
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Starbucks
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Subway
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Pizza Pizza
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Roadside Chicken
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More information:

New attraction opening dates
Find out the latest confirmed and rumored opening dates for new rides at Canada's Wonderland.

Refurbishment schedule
Check for any scheduled temporary ride closures at Canada's Wonderland.

Latest News:

Cedar Fair will launch a new style of interactive dark ride at Canada's Wonderland next year with Wonder Mountain's Guardian - and the chain doesn't plan to stop there.

Canada's Wonderland will open a new 4D dark ride inside its iconic Wonder Mountain in 2014, in a move that could be indicative of a change of direction from owner Cedar Fair.

Disney bringing new parade to Magic Kingdom, Star Tours "soft opens" at Tokyo Disneyland and Canada's Wonderland swaps out its upcharge 3D movie.

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