Move over Disneyphiles, lest you get trapped in the Cedar Point tickets line!
Cedar Point Amusement Park, known as "America's Roller Coast", is located on a Lake Erie peninsula in Sandusky, Ohio, about 60 miles away from Cleveland. This place features attractions that draw both families and thrill extremists! Coasters like 420-foot-tall and 120-mph top thrill Dragster and the 72-mph Magnum XL-200 co-mingles with sweet rides for the kiddos.
To get the best experience you should plan a 2-3 day visit. We weren't kidding about the crowds, which translate to long lines. You simply can't do Cedar Point Amusement Park in a day.
What's more - you must never pay the gate price for CedarPoint tickets.
If at all possible, don't plan your trip over a weekend when the crowds explode. Don't go in August, the most popular month. School days are best days!
Start preparing for your excursion months in advance. Haunt the coupon websites on Google. We found deep discount promos for "Spring Fever", "Christmas in July" and "One Day" (discount code good on specific date).
Check with your local American Red Cross to see if they participate in the ticket program.
If so, successful blood donors get a free Cedar Point Amusement Park ticket and coupon book.
Take your Military ID and driver's license to the park and receive a military discount.
AAA members contact the travel department for discount rates. Stop by the customer service desk of Kroger's and buy a money-off ticket. Pop in your local Subway and ask if they offer discounted CedarPoint tickets.
If you are age 62 or older, you will qualify for a senior discount. Youngsters shorter than 48" are eligible for a junior discount.If affordable, we'd suggest you book reservations at one of their resort hotels near Cedar Point site. Not only will you receive a significant discount on your Cedar Point tickets, you'll have an early entry privilege.
If you're a night person who prefers an evening-only visit, check out the "starlight discounts".
Our Final Insider Tip goes out to those who need a jolt of adrenaline. Procrastinate about looking for online tickets and get yourself to Sandusky. Go from one retail establishment to the next and inquire about discounted coupons for Cedar Point amusement park tickets. According to locals merchants don't advertise this service!