Coasting For Kids • Kings Island

Sunday, June 09, 2013


We have reached our maximum number of riders and registration is now closed.

Are you a roller coaster fanatic? If so, this is the event for you!

Cedar Fair Entertainment Company's best loved theme parks are partnering with Give Kids The World to host the 5th Annual Coasting For Kids fundraiser. Here's your chance to have fun marathon riding a signature thrill ride while making a difference in the lives of children with life-threatening illnesses!

Register here and get ready for a day of fun and thrills at Kings Island!

Registration time and location: 7 a.m. at Front Gate Plaza
Complimentary parking available to participants only during registration time

Event time: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Marathon will take place on:
Diamondback: 8 – 9:15 a.m.
Racer: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Additional itinerary details:
One ride on the Beast at 9:25 a.m.
Group photo 9:50 a.m. at Racer entrance
Behind the Scenes Beast tour at 5:30 p.m.

Meal time and location: 12 – 1 p.m. in International Restaurant

Awards ceremony time and location: 6:30 p.m. at PEANUTS Playhouse in Planet Snoopy

Regular park operating hours: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Prizes: 1st place: Son of Beast plaque with piece of track and letter of authenticity and a bolt from the ride, plus four 2013 Kings Island general admission tickets ($345 value)

2nd place: Two structure bolts from the Son of Beast roller coaster, plus four 2013 Kings Island general admission tickets ($270 value)

3rd place: Give Kids The World gift basket

All participants will be required to pay a $25 registration fee up front and raise a minimum of $75 in order to participate. There is maximum of 80 participants for this event; the first 80 registrants will participate.

Be sure to visit our Coasting For Kids event page for the most up-to-date details.

Thank you for your support and happy coasting!