Kings Island Theme Park
Kings Island theme park is a 364-acre theme park located near Cincinnati, known for its "Eiffel Tower" trademark.
It attracts more than three million guests annually and is the largest theme park in the Midwest.
It is open April through November and features over 45 rides and attractions, including 10 roller coasters, live stage shows, Nickelodeon TV characters and the 30 water slides of Boomerang Bay Water Park.
Kings Island features several family rides that include the "Grand Carousel", the "Zephyr" swings, "Scrambler" and "Scooby Doo & The Haunted Castle".
Family coasters include the "Backlot Stunt Coaster" and the "Adventure Express" runaway mine coaster. Water rides include the "Wild Thornberry's River Adventure", "Whitewater Canyon" raft ride and "Congo Falls" flume.
Thrill rides include "The Crypt", "Delirium" and the 315-foot plunge of the "Drop Tower". Some of the thrill coasters include the "Firehawk", "Vortex", "Invertigo", and the "Flight of Fear" linear launch coaster. Kings Island is also home to the famous wooden coaster, "The Beast", which is also the longest wooden coaster in the world, along with the world's tallest and fastest wooden coaster, "Son of Beast".
Nickelodeon Universe is the award-winning children's area where guests can meet and greet some of their favorite Nickelodeon characters. It includes two neighborhoods featuring "Dora the Explorer" and "SpongeBob SquarePants" with 18 rides located throughout.
Some of the attractions include the”Backyardigans Swing Along”, “Lazytown Sportacopters” and the “SpongeBob Bikini Bottom Bash” water sprayground. It also features the three kiddie coasters, "Rugrat's Runaway Reptar, the "Fairly Odd Coaster" and "Little Bill's Giggle Coaster". Guests can also catch the live stage show, “Dora's Sing-Along Adventure”.
Boomerang Bay is the Australian-themed 15-acre water park located within Kings Island that is open Memorial Day through Labor Day. It includes the “Great Barrier Reef” wave pool, the "Kookaburra Bay" lagoon and the “Crocodile Run” lazy river.
Also featured are the “Awesome Aussie Twisters” enclosed tube rides, “Bondi Pipeline” speed slides and” Down Under Thunder” body slides. Raft rides include the "Sydney Sidewinder", "Snowy Rifer Rampage" and the "Tasmanian Typhoon" funnel ride.
Little ones can enjoy the shallows and slides of "Wallaby Wharf" water playground and the bigger kids can explore the interactive water features of "Kangaroo Lagoon" and the multi-level water fortress in “Jackaroo Landing”.
For more information on this Ohio theme park, please contact:
Kings Island Theme Park
6300 Kings Island Drive
Kings Island, OH 45034
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