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Want to keep up with the latest Cedar Point news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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GateKeeper concept art
Wednesday, December 05, 2012 11:18

Cedar Point has installed the highest piece of track for its new GateKeeper roller coaster, which will become the world's longest winged coaster when it debuts in May 2013.

Starbucks at Disney California Adventure
Monday, November 12, 2012 13:00

Disney confirms opening date for new Pirates attraction, Star Wars Miniland opens at LEGOLAND Florida and Alton Towers kicks out Burger King.

Coca Cola logo
Friday, October 26, 2012 11:51

A man attempts a "breakout" from Drayton Manor, Cedar Fair dumps Pepsi in favor of Coke and living statues appear at Walt Disney World.

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 11:10

Cedar Fair has moved to temporarily close all of the WindSeeker swinging tower rides at its theme parks following two separate incidents at Knott's Berry Farm.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 08:26

Cedar Point has revealed that its new roller coaster for 2013, GateKeeper, will feature what it claims will be the world's tallest inversion.

GateKeeper concept art
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 19:43

Cedar Point has confirmed that it will become the latest theme park to install a Bolliger & Mabillard Wing Rider coaster, with the ride set to debut in May 2013.

Cedar Fair logo
Thursday, July 19, 2012 08:24

Shares in Cedar Fair hit a 52-week high on July 18, 2012 as investor confidence in the theme park chain's performance continues to improve.

Disaster Transport
Monday, July 16, 2012 08:20

Cedar Point has confirmed that it will remove its Disaster Transport and Space Spiral rides this summer, as it prepares to install a new roller coaster for the 2013 season.

Cedar Point fireworks
Thursday, June 28, 2012 08:35

Cedar Point has revealed full details of its Fourth of July celebrations for 2012, which will run for a full week from July 1-7.

Midway Carousel at Cedar Point
Monday, June 25, 2012 08:33

Cedar Point has celebrated the 100th anniversary of its Midway Carousel ride, which carried its first riders back in 1912.

The Swarm at Thorpe Park
Thursday, May 31, 2012 08:35

Cedar Point is reportedly planning to open a new Bolliger & Mabillard Wing Rider roller coaster in 2013, with the project expected to cost $25 million.

WildCat roller coaster
Thursday, May 03, 2012 20:41

Cedar Point has announced that it will remove the aging WildCat roller coaster ahead of the 2012 season, reducing the total number of coasters at the park to 16.


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