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

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Early Entry & Golden 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 and Platinum Passholders ONE HOUR of early access to the park; Golden Entry gives Cedar Point Gold Passholders ONE HALF HOUR of early access to the park. It’s a great way to start the day at America’s Roller Coast®!

Early Entry – 9:00 a.m.
WHO: Cedar Point Resorts guests and active Platinum 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).

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 not staying at a Cedar Point Resorts property may present their active Platinum 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*. Some 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)

 

Golden Entry – 9:30 a.m.
WHO: Cedar Point Gold Passholders

WHERE: Gold Passholders may present their active Cedar Point Gold Pass (physical card or registered through our mobile app) and enter through the Main Gate only.

WHAT RIDES: The following attractions are scheduled to be open for Golden Entry*. You must present your active Cedar Point Gold Pass at each ride’s entrance for access.

  • Ocean Motion
  • Midway Carousel
  • GateKeeper
  • Kiddy Kingdom (11 rides)
  • Cadillac Cars
  • Cedar Downs Racing Derby
  • Dodgem
  • Valravn
  • Raptor

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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