Canada's Wonderland opens its Doors to the Canadian Forces on Canada Day Weekend

VAUGHAN, ON, June 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's Wonderland is pleased to announce a special offer for Canadian Forces personnel beginning on Friday June 28, through to Monday July 1, 2013.  As a tribute to the Canadian Forces, all active and retired personnel will receive complimentary admission to the Park which includes full access to the Park's 68 thrilling rides, and a spectacular Canada Day fireworks display.

Canadian Forces personnel will also be able to purchase discounted admission tickets for members of their immediate family at a special Canadian Forces discounted price.  Tickets can be purchased online at or at the Park.  Valid military ID must be presented at the Park to obtain free admission, as well additional discounted tickets for family members.

The fireworks display, designed by industry leaders FX Worx, will feature over 5000 explosions set to an all Canadian soundtrack.  The show is included with Park admission and begins at approximately 10pm (weather permitting) on Monday July 1, 2013.

For more information on the 2013 season and hours of operation, log on to

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, four water parks, one indoor water park, and five hotels.  Cedar Fair also operates the Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park in California under a management contract.

SOURCE: Canada's Wonderland Company

For further information:

EDS: To book a crew for Canada Day Fireworks, please make arrangements in advance with:
Dineen Beaven
Manager, Public Relations and Special Events
O: (905) 832 7482
C: (416) 317 6100

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