Run&Ride

Upcoming Events


Cedar Point hosts a variety of special events all summer. These events make great stories!

If you're intersted in covering any of these special events, please contact us at mediarelations@cedarpoint.com!

 

Valravn First Rider Benefit
Valravn First Rider Benefit

Thursday, May 5

Want to be the very first to ride Valravn AND help a great cause? Purchase a ticket to the EXCLUSIVE Valravn First Rider Benefit, and you can do just that! All proceeds raised will go to the LeBron James Family Foundation. Tickets on sale now! Limited availability.
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Season Passholder Preview Night
Season Passholder Preview Night

Friday, May 6

Get your first rides of the season and DARE 2 DIVE on the new Valravn! All Season & Platinum Passholders are invited to this event on Friday night, May 6 from 7-11 pm. Want to get in on this event? Purchase your 2016 Season Pass today!
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Valravn World Premiere
Valravn World Premiere

Saturday & Sunday, May 7 & 8

We're opening the entire park one weekend EARLY to celebrate the debut of the TALLEST, FASTEST & LONGEST dive coaster in the world - Valravn! All your favorites will be open, from Millennium Force to the Tilt-a-Whirl! Join us May 7 & 8 and dive right into our summer season!
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Park Closed
Park Closed

Monday, May 9 - Thursday, May 12

Cedar Point will be closed May 9 thru May 12. The season kicks into full gear with daily operation beginning on Opening Day, Friday, May 13.
Opening Day
Opening Day

Friday, May 13

Cedar Point officially opens for daily operation on Friday, May 13. May is a great time to visit, so pick up your 2016 Season Pass and take advantage of early season riding!
Grad Nite
Grad Nite

Friday, May 13

Cedar Point Grad Nite is a once-in-a-lifetime nighttime celebration that gives high school seniors exclusive access to the park!
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Student ID Weekend
Student ID Weekend

Saturday & Sunday, May 14 & 15

Show your student ID at the front gate and get $25 off one adult admission ticket to Cedar Point!

Valid only the weekend of 5/14-5/15 with school or college Student ID; cannot be used on starlight, junior/senior, multi-day tickets or any other discount offers.
Armed Forces Memorial Day Weekend
Armed Forces Memorial Day Weekend

Friday, May 27 - Monday, May 30

Cedar Point and Soak City Salute America’s Armed Forces during this Memorial Day Weekend. In appreciation for their service and bravery, any active, retired or honorably discharged member of the United States Military will receive one free adult admission ticket at the front gate.

Must show proof at front gate with a valid military ID. Valid forms of ID include: active duty ID, retired personnel ID, VA ID or a copy of DD-214 discharge papers and photo ID. Cannot be combined with any other discount offers.
Brew and BBQ
Brew and BBQ

Friday, May 27 - Sunday, June 12

Venture down to FrontierTown for a festival you can really sink your teeth into. Enjoy live music as you sample mouth-watering BBQ and local craft and micro brews. Make sure to come hungry… and thirsty!
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CoasterMania!
CoasterMania!

Friday, June 3

Select roller coaster fan clubs are invited to this special event in June. Exclusive ride time on Valravn in the MORNING and at NIGHT is just one of the features this year!
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Coaster Campout
Coaster Campout

Sunday & Monday, June 5 & 6

The Coaster Campout is your opportunity to camp for one night IN the park! Your donation includes admission to the park on June 5 & 6, select meals, Early ride times and more! Reservations and itinerary coming soon.
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Cedar Fair Run & Ride Series
Cedar Fair Run & Ride Series

Saturday & Sunday, June 11 & 12

The thrill of the run and the thrill of the ride – all in one day! Feel your heart pound during one of the running events through the park and then scream at the top of your lungs as you take on some of the best roller coasters on the planet! With a half-marathon, 10k, 5k, and 1-mile fun run to choose from, there’s something for everyone to try.
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NHRA Day
NHRA Day

Thursday, June 23

Get revved up and ready to roll on NHRA Day at Cedar Point! Buy tickets in advance and Save!
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Light Up The Point
Light Up The Point

Friday, July 1 - Monday, July 4

Celebrate America at The Roller Coaster Capital of the World!® Don’t miss spectacular fireworks on the beach, VIP viewing experience and 3D fireworks on July 4th, special entertainment and more!
Cedar Point Nights
Cedar Point Nights

Friday, July 15 - Monday, August 14

Experience those hot summer nights like never before on Cedar Point Beach! Enjoy extended park hours, beach games, music, fireworks and more.
Last Blast of Summer
Last Blast of Summer

Monday, August 22 - Monday, September 5

Kiss the summer good-bye with a visit to Cedar Point! Special entertainment, discount pricing and unique experiences await you during this summer send-off event!
HalloWeekends
HalloWeekends

Friday, September 16 - Sunday, October 30

Fun by Day, Fright by Night!  Enjoy daytime fun with the Great Pumpkin Fest and the frightfully scary thrills of Haunt at night during Cedar Point’s 20th Annual HalloWeekends!
PointFest
PointFest

Saturday, September 17

Come see some of the best Christian music artists at PointFest, including TobyMac, Chris Tomlin, for KING & COUNTRY and Hollyn! Tickets on sale May 20.
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