BoddaH1994 Posted April 13, 2009 Share Posted April 13, 2009 We are less than one week away and counting from the biggest, fastest and meanest coaster to open on the grandest stage of them all – Kings Island! Diamondback, Kings Island’s new steel monster, will take riders to an all-new level with its incredible height, ten vertical drops and speeds reaching 80mph when it opens with the park this Saturday, April 18th! Those who want to have the first opportunity to ride Diamondback can bid in the Diamondback First Rider Auction and have a chance to ride in one of the first six official trains on the morning of April 18th. Currently Kings Island has raised an unprecedented sum of $90,000 with all proceeds benefiting A Kid Again, which is a charitable organization that helps children and their families who are in need. If you would like to participate in the auction time is running out! The auction will officially end on Wednesday, April 15th at 8:30am. Successful bidders will receive a spot on one of the first six trains on Diamondback, a commemorative first rider ticket, a gift special gift from the park and the knowledge that they helped make someone’s life a little better. A Kid Again is a 501©(3) not-for-profit organization and all bids are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the IRS code. Click here for more information or to place your bid on a seat in the Diamondback First Rider Auction! The road to opening day is heating up with less than a week until those gates are finally open for the 2009 season on April 18th. How does an entire summer of high thrills, wet spills and live shows sound to you? A Kings Island season pass gets you access to the park every day the park is open in 2009. Is that not enough? By purchase a Kings Island Gold Pass you also get an entire season of VIP benefits such as early access to Diamondback, Kings Island’s 230’ steel monster set to open with the park in April, almost every day the park is open! Other benefits include early access to Boomerang Bay, discounts on pay-per-attractions, games and merchandise discounts and much much more! For a full list of Kings Island's Gold Pass VIP benefits click here. Are you an amusement park drifter? The Cedar Fair Platinum Pass is perfect for you! A Platinum Pass will get you admission and parking at ALL Cedar Fair properties including but not limited to Kings Island, Geauga Lake’s Wildwater Kingdom, Cedar Point, Knott’s Berry Farm and many more! Is that still not enough? A Cedar Fair Platinum Pass will get you all of the unique Gold Pass VIP benefits at each park! Click here to purchase your Kings Island Gold or Cedar Fair Platinum Pass! Do you want to be one of the first members of the public to ride Diamondback? Enthusiasts and park lovers have a unique opportunity to both have the honor of being one of the first to ride Diamondback and help make someone in need’s life better in the process. Members of the public have the opportunity to bid on the first five trains to be dispatched on Opening Day on the morning of April 18th. All proceeds from the auction will benefit A Kid Again, a charitable organization that serves families in need. A Kid Again is a non-profit 501 © (3) organization. All donations and bids are tax deductible. Click here for more information about the Diamondback First Riders' Auction! Do you want the latest information sent directly to your cell phone? Sign up for KICentral's official mobile club and receive text alerts with the latest news and information about Kings Island! Signing up is fast and free! Click here for more information about KICentral's official mobile club! Are you an avid Kings Island fan or do you casually visit once a year? It doesn't matter! KICentral.com is the site for you. Why not register on the forums of KICentral and tell us about your thoughts and experiences involving Kings Island! Registration is fast, FREE, and easy. Don't forget to keep checking KICentral.com for the latest news, rumors and information about Kings Island amusement park! Regards, Ryan Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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