Stay at Our Resorts & Enjoy Early Entry to the Park, one of Cedar Point's Season Pass Benefits!

Park: 11 AM - 8 PM Waterpark: Closed View Hours
Early Entry
Exclusive benefits for Cedar Point Resorts guests & Season Passholders

There’s no better wake-up call than a ride on some of Cedar Point’s most dynamic attractions, and the little ones can get in on the action, too! Early Entry gives Cedar Point Resorts guests, Platinum Passholders and Cedar Point Gold Passholders ONE HOUR of early access to the park. It’s a great way to start the day at America’s Roller Coast®!

Early Entry - one hour before official park opening time
WHO: Cedar Point Resorts guests, Platinum Passholders, Cedar Point Gold Passholders

WHERE: Guests staying at an on-site Cedar Point Resorts property may present their Early Entry pass (provided at the front desk) along with their park admission ticket or Platinum/Gold Pass and enter through the Magnum XL-200 Gate (located underneath Magnum XL-200 near Cedar Point Shores) or the WindSeeker Gate (located on the east side of the Cedar Point Boardwalk underneath WindSeeker). The Magnum XL-200 Gate and WindSeeker Gate are reserved for Hotel Breakers and Lighthouse Point guests only during Early Entry.

Guests staying at Express Hotel may present their Early Entry pass along with their park admission ticket or Platinum/Gold Pass and enter through the Main Gate at the front of the park.

Platinum Passholders and Cedar Point Gold Passholders not staying at a Cedar Point Resorts property may present their active Pass (physical card or registered through our mobile app) and enter through the Main Gate.

WHAT RIDES: The following attractions are scheduled to be open for Early Entry*. All rides will require presenting your Early Entry, Cedar Point Gold or Platinum Pass at the ride’s entrance for access.

  • Ocean Motion
  • Midway Carousel
  • GateKeeper
  • Kiddy Kingdom (11 rides)
  • Cadillac Cars
  • Cedar Downs Racing Derby
  • Dodgem
  • Valravn
  • Raptor
  • Millennium Force
  • Maverick
  • Skyhawk
  • Magnum XL-200
  • Steel Vengeance (Saturdays & Sundays ONLY)
     

For additional details, read our detailed blog post about Early Entry.

*Weather or maintenance conditions may result in delays, closings or substitutions without notice. Follow us on Twitter for the latest operational updates.

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