FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Don Helbig
May 18, 2012 (513) 754-5797
KINGS ISLAND TO OFFER FREE ADMISSION TO MILITARY PERSONNEL MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AND FOURTH OF JULY
Offer valid for any active or retired members of the military
KINGS ISLAND, Ohio – Kings Island prides itself on providing world-class thrills, fun and entertainment for guests of all ages. The 364-acre amusement and water park is also proud of the brave men and women who serve in the U.S. military and is pleased to announce plans for its Tribute to the Armed Forces program during the 2012 season.
Kings Island’s Tribute to the Armed Forces program will offer a free regular admission ticket to any active or retired military personnel Memorial Day weekend and over the Fourth of July. Along with free admission, active and retired members of the military will be able to purchase discount admission tickets for members of their immediate family (maximum of six) at a special military discount price of $29.99. A valid military ID must be presented at the Kings Island ticket window May 25-28 and July 3-5 to receive this offer.
Kings Island is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, a publicly traded partnership that is listed for trading on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “FUN.” In addition to Kings Island , Cedar Fair owns and operates ten other amusement parks, six water parks, one indoor water park resort and five hotels. Cedar Fair also operates the Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park in Gilroy , Calif. under a management contract.