WindSeeker, Starlight Spectacular and a new line up of live shows
highlight the season
VAUGHAN, ON, May 4 /CNW/ - Canada's Wonderland is preparing for its 30th birthday celebration this season with two new major attractions;
WindSeeker and Starlight Spectacular! In addition to the new
attractions, Wonderland is offering a special price on tickets for
Opening Day to commemorate 30 years of memorable thrills. On Sunday
May 8, 2011, all tickets will be just $30 (plus HST).
WindSeeker, a 301 foot (91.7M) thrill ride is the Park's newest addition. Riders
will soar in 32 two-person swings that will provide a gravity defying
thrill as their feet dangle high over Canada's Wonderland. Spinning
at dizzying speeds of up to 50 kilometers per hour, and towering 70
feet (21.3M) above Behemoth and Drop Tower, WindSeeker is changing the landscape of thrills for guests this season.
Starlight Spectacular will be unveiled on Saturday, June 25, 2011. This innovative show will
dazzle the senses when the fountain dances in up to 16,000,000 colours
and International Street glitters with 300,000 LED lights. The
highlight of the show is an unprecedented display of animated effects
and 3D images, which will transform Wonder Mountain in a spectacular
canvas of colours. Guests can experience Starlight Spectacular nightly throughout the summer at approximately 10:00pm.
For thrills of a different kind, guests can check out the Park's
fantastic line-up of live shows! New for 2011; Start Me Up - a high-energy showcase of swinging 60's sounds, 70's glam rock, and
80's power pop, will play at International Showplace. At Playhouse
Theatre, parents and children will delight in Charlie Brown's Pirate Adventure - a swashbuckling show for little adventurers starring J.T., Linus,
Lucy, and Charlie Brown. Popular favourites Snoopy Rocks on Ice,
Victoria Falls High Divers and Kinet-X will also return for another
The Park opens to the public on Sunday May 8. For more information on
the 2011 season and hours of operation, log onto www.canadaswonderland.com.
Canada's Wonderland is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment
Company, a publicly traded partnership that is listed for trading on
The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "FUN." In addition to
Canada's Wonderland, Cedar Fair owns and operates ten other amusement
parks, six water parks, one indoor water park resort and five
hotels. Cedar Fair also operates the Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
in Gilroy, Calif. under a management contract.
SOURCE Canada's Wonderland Company
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