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Kings Island

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The largest theme and water park in the U.S. Midwest offers more than 40 thrill rides including riding a tornado on "Delirium" and taking a white-knuckle ride on a runaway train.
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6300 Kings Island Dr, Mason, OH 45040-9665
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We live near Kings Island so we have been here several times over the years. Always lots of fun. They have great rides and shows. Price keeps going up over the years, but the entertainment value is still a good deal.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank J5760EYfrankp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kings Island had lots to do for all ages and likes. They have the best roller coasters along with good food, an arcade, attractions, shows, etc. I would recommend going here if you come to Cincinnati

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kings Island is what it is -- an aging amusement park with a few good rides that keep people interested. The Halloween themed "Haunt" is mediocre and the Christmas spectacular is "meh."

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlanWylds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kings Island is very popular destination around Cincinnati almost a must visit if you have kids or teens.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kramyou
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

This place is awesome. My family goes about ten times a year. They have an awesome kids area as well as plenty of awesome coasters for the big kids. Plenty of places to eat and also a huge water park. They also have Halloween haunt...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ohcp190
Reviewed February 24, 2019

as the years have gone by the place has gone down hill a little. we has a hard time figuring out where things were and drinks and snacks were so so expensive. This was my favorite childhood vacation but unfortunately my kids felt different about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kathy E
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

So much fun for an entire day. Ride the Banshee if you're into roller coasters, she's the best! If you need to cook down, head over to Soak City water park adjacent to the amusement park. All inclusive with ticket or season passes available. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Amy R
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

We are local in Mason and have had a season pass for the last three years and my 3 boys ages 5-13 have loved it every year. They started off in the huge kids area and the older ones are now starting to like the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank megatron335
Reviewed February 8, 2019

The Kidde pool was an amazing experience. The pumpkin coaster was very difficult to handle. Overall great experience

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Matthew K
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

We visited mid week in mid june. Coming from Cleveland we have a major amusement park nearby so we dont get to Kings Island often. We had such a blast here for two days enjoying the great rides. Some heavy rain did keep crowds away...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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CiaraDW23
April 16, 2019|
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Response from Ohcp190 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. As soon as you enter the park, head to the left. There is a booth there to buy fast passes.
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mindyjo83
January 2, 2019|
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Response from B3508NOmichellet | Reviewed this property |
I would check the area Kroger for specials during the season. We had already purchased our tickets but ran into some folks that said they bought them at a local kroger and they got free parking and an arm band that got them... More
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LisaL527
December 30, 2018|
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Response from Todd L | Reviewed this property |
Same as the Park, 90% of the time, Lightning will shut it down fast
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