Cedar Point is a 364-acre amusement park located on a Lake Erie peninsula in Sandusky, Ohio.
Opened in 1870, it is considered the second-oldest operating amusement park in the U.S. Known as “America’s Roller Coast”, the park features 16 roller coasters – third-most in the world.
Normal operating season runs from early May until Labor Day in September, after which it reopens only on weekends through Halloween. Other attractions near the park include a one-mile-long white-sand beach, an outdoor water park called Cedar Point Shores, an indoor water park called Castaway Bay, two marinas, an outdoor sports complex called Cedar Point Sports Center, and several nearby resorts
It is the only amusement park in the world with five roller coasters that are at least 200 feet in height – Magnum XL-200, Millennium Force, Top Thrill Dragster, Valravn, and Steel Vengeance. Thiss theme park has also received the Golden Ticket Award for “Best Amusement Park in the World” from Amusement Today for 16 consecutive years from 1997 to 2013. The park is in the top 20 amusement parks in the United States. The park also has several buildings that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.