Ohio State Day

Everyone’s Invited to

Ohio State Day at Cedar Point!
Friday, May 9, from 11a.m. – 9p.m.

Enjoy a special one-of-a-kind day of fun, entertainment, networking and family time for The Ohio State University alumni and their guests at the Best Amusement Park In The World! 

When you attend Ohio State Day at Cedar Point, you’ll have the exclusive opportunity to try TWO new exciting family rides:  Pipe Scream and Lake Erie Eagles.    But don't worry, Cedar Point also offers GateKeeper and 16 other coasters, Planet Snoopy, Kiddy Kingdom and lots of rides that won't turn your knuckles white.   Plus:

  • First 1,500 guests through the park's main gate will receive a special Ohio State t-shirt commemorating the day
  • Special guests include Archie Griffin, Scoonie Penn, Mekka Don, DJ Flair, Buckeyeman and Big Nut, along with the Athletic Band, Brutus and the cheerleaders.
  • Buckeye Bash at 10:30 a.m. at the front gates

This is a private event not open to the public.
 Cedar Point opens to the public and season passholders for the 2014 season on Saturday, May 10.

Special Discount Offers!

 $35 Regular admission tickets   $25 Junior/Senior admission tickets*
$25 Ohio State University Student tickets
Buy before March 31 and receive a FREE all-day soft drink wristband for every ticket purchased
 Ohio State Day guests who stay at a Cedar Point Resort Friday night, May 9, with rates starting at $90, will get a FREE ticket for Opening Day, Saturday, May 10 

*Valid for guests ages 3-61 who are under 48" tall in shoes, or age 62 and over.



Frequently Asked Questions

Who qualifies for a Junior/Senior ticket?
A Junior/Senior ticket is valid for guests ages 3-61 who are under 48" tall in shoes, or age 62 and over.

Where do OSU Students purchase tickets?
Student tickets are available at D-Tix on the first floor of the Ohio Union. Tickets are also available at the Student Centers at the Mansfield, Lima and Newark campuses. Limit of 10 per student.

Can I buy my Friday tickets when I book my overnight stay?
Yes, Friday tickets can be purchased when you book your resort package.

I purchased my Friday tickets prior to booking my overnight stay for Friday.   How do I get my free Saturday tickets? 
Present your Friday ticket at the resort front desk when checking in to receive your free Saturday ticket.   One free Saturday ticket per Friday ticket presented.

I have a Season Pass/Platinum Pass.   Can I use it for admission to Ohio State Day?
Season Passes are valid during Cedar Point's regular operating season which begins Saturday, May 10, 2014.   To participate in Ohio State Day at Cedar Point, an Ohio State Day at Cedar Point admission ticket is required.  

Download the Ohio State Day at Cedar Point flyer here!