It's a ribbeting time in the Frog Pond! For over 20 years, we've been your go-to source for discount theme park tickets to Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, Universal Studios Hollywood and many more attractions in Orlando, Los Angeles and San Diego. By now, you may have heard that we're uncovering 100 new discount ticket offerings to popular theme parks and attractions nationwide. Yup, that's right — we frogs are jumping to all-new heights!
Frog friends, you might already be well-acquainted with Knott's Berry Farm and its sister water park, Knott's Soak City. We've sold discount tickets for a while now and have covered special events, top thrill rides and more on our blog over the years. But did you know they're part of Cedar Fair Parks? We're so frogcited to be offering discount tickets to 15 additional Cedar Fair Theme Parks and Water Parks all over the country! You can save up to $46 per ticket at select parks, and rest assured, all tickets are covered under Undercover Tourist's 365-day refund policy. Let's get familiar with them, shall we?
An Overview of Cedar Fair Theme Parks
California's Great America — Santa Clara, California
Located in the San Francisco Bay area, California's Great America is home to more than 60 rides, including roller coasters and family-friendly rides. It even has South Bay Shores Water Park, which is included with general admission. This Northern California amusement park is open year-round (only on weekends during off-peak months but open daily during the summer).
Carowinds — Charlotte, North Carolina
Carowinds sits right on the border of North Carolina and South Carolina, with more than 60 attractions for thrill seekers and families alike. Its popular ride, Fury 325, has consistently been ranked as one of the world's best steel roller coasters. Starting with the 2023 season, Carowinds is now open year-round (only on weekends during off-peak months but open daily during the summer).
Cedar Point — Sandusky, Ohio
Known as "the roller coaster capital of the world," Cedar Point boasts 18 world-class coasters, along with dozens of attractions for families and kids. Later in 2023, Cedar Point will introduce a brand-new section of the park — The Boardwalk — which will add a Wild Mouse coaster, a dining venue and additional family rides along Cedar Point Beach. The amusement park is only open seasonally, starting May 6 for the 2023 season.
Dorney Park — Allentown, Pennsylvania
Sitting at about 60 miles northwest of Philadelphia, Dorney Park has been offering a full day of fun since 1884. You'll find roller coasters and thrill rides, as well as family rides and Planet Snoopy for kids — plus Wildwater Kingdom Water Park (included with park admission). Dorney Park is only open seasonally, starting May 12 for the 2023 season.
Kings Dominion — Doswell, Virginia
Between Richmond and Washington D.C., Kings Dominion is a kingdom of 13 roller coasters, 30 family and kids' rides and even a Soak City Water Park. Brave Intimidator 305, one of the East Coast's fastest and tallest coasters, or explore Jungle X-pedition, an immersive themed land that replicates an ancient jungle civilization. Beginning this year, Kings Dominion has expanded to a year-round schedule with weekends during off-peak months and daily operations during the summer.
Kings Island — Mason, Ohio
With more than 100 rides, attractions and shows, this amusement park located in the outskirts of Cincinnati has a ton to offer from award-winning coasters to tadpole-sized thrills. Kings Island is only open seasonally, starting April 15 for the 2023 season.
Michigan's Adventure — Muskegon, Michigan
Situated north of Grand Rapids, this local amusement park has something for everyone — whether it's one of the seven roller coasters, Camp Snoopy or WildWater Adventure Water Park. Michigan's Adventure is only open seasonally, starting May 26 for the 2023 season.
Valleyfair — Shakopee, Minnesota
Come play the Minnesota way at Valleyfair, which boasts over 75 rides and attractions for the whole family to enjoy (including a Soak City Water Park). The Twin Cities' amusement park has it all, from Snoopy-themed swings to stomach-dropping slopes. Valleyfair is only open seasonally, starting May 14 for the 2023 season.
Worlds of Fun — Kansas City, Missouri
Worlds of Fun is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2023, bringing fun to Kansas City since 1973. Later this year, the park is opening a reimagined version of a former beloved coaster, Zambezi Zinger. Worlds of Fun is only open seasonally, starting April 8 for the 2023 season.
An Overview of Cedar Fair Water Parks
Carolina Harbor — Charlotte, North Carolina
Carolina Harbor is Carowinds' sister water park, and is included with general admission (yay, two parks for the price of one!). Catch a wave in the wave pool, race your friends on Boogie Board Racer or splish and splash in the three-acre kids' area.
Cedar Point Shores — Sandusky, Ohio
Cool off at the 18-acre sister water park next to Cedar Point! Enjoy a variety of tube and body slides, a wave pool, lazy river and kids' splash areas. You will need a separate ticket to enter Cedar Point Shores.
Oceans of Fun — Kansas City, Missouri
Connected to Worlds of Fun (which, BTW is included with park admission!), Oceans of Fun offers more than 60 acres of wet and wild fun. From extreme thrills such as Riptide Raceway, the largest mat racing waterslide in the world, to kid-friendly Splash Island, anyone can soak up some sun at Oceans of Fun.
Schlitterbahn Water Park — Galveston, Texas
Schlitterbahn Galveston is designed to thrill with heart-pounding speed slides, including Rohr!, MASSIV and the immersive Screaming Serpents body slide. But if you just want to float the day away, that's toadally A-OK too! You can spend a ton of time in any of the wave pools or lazy rivers.
Schlitterbahn Water Park — New Braunfels, Texas
Schlitterbahn New Braunfels is "the world's best water park" for a reason. The water park's enormous roster of 51 attractions are divided into four sections, and each has its own swim-up bar, not-so lazy river, a kids' area and signature slides.
Soak City Water Park - Ohio — Mason, Ohio
Included with Kings Island admission, Soak City Water Park - Ohio has more than 50 water activities, and is sure to please every water lover.
We're so hoppy to start this new adventure with you and bring you the best deals for more theme parks and attractions nationwide. Which Cedar Fairs Theme Park or Water Park are you most excited to visit? Share it with us in the comments below!
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