Kings Island starts daily operation on Friday

MASON, OH (FOX19) - Kings Island begins daily operation for the 2011 season this Friday, May 13th.

Starting Friday, the park opens daily at 10:00am through August 28. Closing times vary. The 15-acre Boomerang Bay water park opens for the 2011 season Saturday, May 21.

Visitors to Kings Island can save $16.00 off the regular front gate adult admission price when they buy tickets in advance online through the park's official website at

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.

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