Cedar Point News

May 2008

Sunday, May 25, 2008 5:30 PM

Skyscraper takes shape at Cedar Point's Challenge Park

Photos show progress of new thrill ride debuting later this summer. Also new, audio from the CP&LE Railroad.

Saturday, May 24, 2008 5:21 AM

Cedar Point starts early in offering special deals

With hard economic times, discounts start early.

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 7:26 AM

Cedar Point kicks off summer

Extreme sports stunt show and Soak City Waterpark open Memorial Day weekend

Friday, May 16, 2008 5:09 AM

Cedar Fair limited partners pass three proposals at annual meeting

Limited partners re-elect Darrel D. Anderson and David L. Paradeau to Board of Directors of Cedar Fair Management, Inc., approve adoption of 2008 Omnibus Incentive Plan.

Thursday, May 15, 2008 5:05 PM

Trip to Cedar Point ends after student eats pot brownie

High school trip cut short when student becomes ill after eating brownie laced with marijuana.

Thursday, May 15, 2008 12:25 PM

Like father, like son, daredevil 'Kaptain' Robbie Knievel to attempt motorcycle jump at Kings Island

Knievel will meet and greet fans at Cedar Point on May 17, in anticipation of jump at Kings Island.

Sunday, May 11, 2008 5:50 AM

Cedar Point opens for 2008 season

Planet Snoopy, bright sun, and large crowd highlight start of summer.

Sunday, May 11, 2008 5:27 AM

Cedar Fair boss says expansion is on hold

Kinzel sits down with AP to discuss Cedar Fair's expansion plans, roller coasters and how technology will change the way people visit amusement parks.

Thursday, May 8, 2008 10:34 AM

Cedar Fair prepares for an exciting 2008 operating season

Behemoth, Canada's longest, tallest and fastest roller coaster opens to rave reviews. Company introduces 18 new live entertainment shows and confirms full-year guidance.

Thursday, May 8, 2008 10:18 AM

Cedar Fair's CEO expects good summer

Kinzel says amusement parks aren't likely to see a drop off in visitors this summer despite surging gas prices and the struggling economy.

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 6:18 AM

Cedar Fair announces 2008 first quarter results

Company reports increase in revenues of $10.4 million on 20% more operating days and strength in early season pass sales.

Monday, May 5, 2008 6:25 AM

Snoopy, actress Lauren Holly, Craig Schulz and Best In Show beagle Uno celebrate grand opening of Planet Snoopy at Cedar Point

The new Peanuts-themed area welcomes guests to Opening Day with fun-filled festivities on Saturday, May 10

Sunday, May 4, 2008 4:26 AM

Doing things the Cedar Fair way

Officials in the amusement park industry ride a fine line when attracting guests.

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