Main Content

Category: Valleyfair

Valleyfair drops prices for Kids and Seniors!

Valleyfair amusement park has lowered Kids admission rate and has brought back the Senior admission rate this year for only $9.95. Kids are 3 years & older and less than 48” tall and Seniors are those over 62 years young. Bring the kids, and grandpa and grandma and everyone can have a great day.  With […]

Valleyfair’s 4th of July Fireworks

The sky will be lit with many beautiful colors and exploding sounds on our Nation’s birthday as Valleyfair sets off its Fireworks Spectacular at approximately 10:00 p.m. on July 4th. Ride the rides, enjoy the day and stay for the show.  Sounds great to me. 🙂 Valleyfair will have extended hours on July 4th from […]

Valleyfair income 4th in Cedar Fair Parks in 2005

Out of the Cedar Fair family of amusement parks, Valleyfair’s income came in 4th in 2005 at $36 million. The 2005 Income List: Cedar Point $210 million Knott’s Berry Farm $186 million Dorney Park $56 million Valleyfair $36 million Worlds of Fun $35 million Geauga Lake $26 million Michigan’s Adventure $19 million Knott’s and Cedar […]

Valleyfair Offers 25-cent Cotton Candy

Big cotton candy fan but feel it’s a bit overpriced? Well now Valleyfair is making your dreams come true with 25-cent cotton candy all season long! You can get a cotton candy cone or bag and eat your way to the dentist. Mmmm cotton candy and it’s sugary goodness! You can get your melt-in-your-mouth cotton […]

Valleyfair’s Wild Thing Rollercoaster Jumps the Tracks

It’s not yet determined why, but Valleyfair’s famous rollercoaster, Wild Thing, jumped it’s tracks over the weekend. It happened at the end of the ride and 18 people were said to be taken to the hospital. None had much more than bumps and scratches. There were no major injuries. It’s still up in the air […]

Xtreme Swing Ready to Take Thrill Seekers to New Heights

World-Class Thrill Ride Swings into Park for 2006 Xtreme Swing Ready to Launch on May 13 Call it a high-powered swing set; something you won’t find in your own backyard. New at Valleyfair in 2006 is Xtreme Swing, an air-launched thrill ride. The $6 million attraction towers 100 feet tall and accommodates 40 passengers, who […]

Valleyfair New in 2005

RipTide –720° OF ATTITUDE ( – Shakopee, MN) March 2005 – Calling all thrill seekers. Valleyfair’s newest ride, RipTide –720° OF ATTITUDE, awaits you. RipTide is a high-flying, gravity-defying, multi-spinning thrill with a splash of water. At a $3 million project cost, RipTide creates a whole new ride experience. “This attraction is a very unique […]

Valleyfair Announces RipTide for 2005

Calling all thrill seekers! Valleyfair is pleased to announce the addition of RipTide – 720 DEGREES OF ATTITUDE for the 2005 Season. RipTide is a suspended Top Spin ride, designed by Huss Manufacturing of Germany. Its floorless gondola seats 38 passengers, back to back. The ride reaches a height of 59 feet and completes 13 […]