Coastin’ the Country Ep. 16: What should Cedar Point add in 2021?

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We haven’t even started the 2020 amusement park season. Yet today we are looking ahead to 2021. 

On the last episode of my Coastin’ the Country theme park podcast, I talked about my visit to the American Coaster Enthusiasts No Coaster Con. A ton of representatives from theme parks across the country were there. Among them was Tony Clark, the director of communications for Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio.

I talked with Tony about everything Cedar Point has planned for their big 150th anniversary season this year. But I also asked him about that little teaser they had in their 2020 announcement video. 

Could it be? Could Cedar Point really break the 500 foot mark with a new attraction in 2021? I asked him about it and have the answer in this week’s episode. 

I also opened the floor to all of you! I posed the question on Facebook and Instagram – if you could decide what Cedar Point adds in 2021, what would it be? I read and responded to your answers. 

In addition to all of that, we talked about some of the big theme park news of the week, including these stories: 

  • Kennywood Park’s GM stepped down this week. They are starting a nationwide search for a replacement. 
  • Kennywood also released a new video about their roller coaster Jack Rabbit. It’s turning 100 this year:

As always, be sure to follow me on social media for the latest on theme parks and to just keep in touch! I’m on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

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