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Scared of coasters, but want to ride Diamondback... any tips?
From Nikki Reynolds: I would love to ride KI's new ride, Diamondback but I have a great fear of rollercoasters..any tips at all?
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19 responses
Jul 1, 2009, 10:53 AM
Rumors on Vortex closing?
From Ellen A: Is there any truth to the rumor of PKI closing the Vortex?
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19 responses
Jun 7, 2009, 8:45 PM
Kings Island to announce new Coaster on 8/6/08
From Don Neal: I received an email from Kings Island with an announcement date for their newest coaster. "Warning: Our meanest ride hits the park! It's big, it's steel, it's coming!"
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6 responses
Jun 7, 2009, 7:57 PM
Cedar Fair Platinum Pass Perks?
From Randy Clover: Can you receive the CF platinum pass perks (for that park) at a different park than the one you purchased the pass at?
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1 response
Jun 5, 2009, 11:55 AM

Trip to Kings Island
From Jen T: I hope to make a trip here next summer and wonder if it's worth it.
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2 responses
Jun 4, 2009, 1:22 PM
Who has ridden Diamondback?
From Shelley Strader: Questions about restraint system...
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2 responses
May 29, 2009, 9:52 AM
Kings Island Trip Report
From Steve Pint: We went to Kings Island on April 25th, so here is a trip report!
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7 responses
Apr 27, 2009, 3:50 PM
Kings Island Surprise
From Steve Pint: Kings Island surprise trip... Which rides to miss/hit??
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6 responses
Apr 22, 2009, 8:18 PM
Kings Island opening day 2009
From Brandon S: How crowded is it?
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4 responses
Apr 14, 2009, 3:22 PM
Kings Island Now Offering VIP Package
From Don Neal: Front of line privelages, meal plans, and more! Is this a Cedar Fair thing or just at King's Island?
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3 responses
Apr 13, 2009, 5:50 PM
Tell me about Son Of Beast and the Accident of 2006
From Tim Strickland: I just want to know what really happend and also about how the ride was before and after the change.
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6 responses
Aug 17, 2008, 11:28 AM
Trip report for King's Island 7-4-08
From Tony Stevens: A disappointing July 4th trip to King's Island
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1 response
Jul 19, 2008, 1:43 PM
Trip Report: King's Island (6/27)
From Don Neal: A day of fun at King's Island with the wife and kids.
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2 responses
Jul 9, 2008, 6:22 AM
New B&M at King's Island in 2009
From Don Neal: Anyone know anything about it?
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7 responses
Jun 26, 2008, 8:59 PM
King's Island - Best Kids Area in the World!
From Don Neal: King's Island wins the Amusement Today Golden Ticket Award for Best Kid's Area in the World for the 7th straight year.
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1 response
Jun 2, 2008, 3:35 PM
what restraints are used on these rides? larger rider needs some help
From Heidi Barrett: can anyone tell me what restraints are used on the following rides and if any have test seats
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3 responses
Apr 30, 2008, 7:44 PM
Name Changes for Attractions at King's Island
From Don Neal: Some name changes to attractions at KI due to change in ownership.
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8 responses
Apr 21, 2008, 10:59 PM
Son of Beast has Re-opened at KI!
From Don Neal: Son of Beast began running again on the 4th!
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17 responses
Dec 12, 2007, 5:55 PM
Son of Beast
From Jake Countiss: What are they doing?
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6 responses
Aug 14, 2007, 10:44 AM
Please Help - Advice Needed
From J Red: I am going to King's Island tomorrow and am worried about my weight and riding rides.
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2 responses
Jul 25, 2007, 5:48 AM
Trip Report for KI
From Adam Jenyk: Well first off all, I would like to say that I wish I would have seen this site BEFORE I went to KI this year.
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9 responses
Jul 19, 2007, 10:34 AM
Trip Report: King's Island
From Don Neal: A trip to KI with the wife and Kids
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2 responses
Jun 25, 2007, 12:53 PM
Wats gonna happen with smoking at Kings Island?
From Samie Lawson: Question wondering wat will happen with smoking at the park after Ohio passed the new smoking band in November.
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8 responses
Jun 24, 2007, 10:27 AM
KIngs Island Entrance photo's
From Jaime Glenn: Entrance Photos online.
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5 responses
Jun 23, 2007, 12:52 PM
Early season crowds: the first week of May
From Mindy Corie: I love amusement parks and heard this was a good one, yet I despise waiting in lines (a half hour is about my threshold).
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3 responses
Apr 30, 2007, 7:33 AM
Any idea what is going on at Kings Island this year?
From Rick Strawser: I see PKI's web-site says stay tuned for a major announcement coming soon, anyone care to speculate on what it is?
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36 responses
Mar 17, 2007, 3:19 PM
Busy Days at Kings Island?
From Eric J: Is Labor Day is a busy day at King's Island?
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4 responses
Sep 18, 2006, 2:33 PM
Looking for a Trip Report on Paramounts Kings Island Winterfest
From Rick Strawser: How are the crowds at Winterfest?
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6 responses
Dec 28, 2005, 1:05 PM
Paramount's Kings Island Announces the Return of Winterfest
From Derek Potter: Paramount's Kings Island brings back a long missed holiday tradition.
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7 responses
Nov 22, 2005, 12:26 AM
Kings Island Hall-o-scream
From Rick Strawser: How are the crowds at Kings Islands Halloween event?
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2 responses
Oct 24, 2005, 2:20 PM

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