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NR1013 08/08/2010 - SNOOPY CELEBRATES 60th ANNIVERSARY WITH $8 MILLION PRESENT FROM DORNEY
- DORNEY PARK, Allentown, PA (August 8, 2010) – Hundreds of kids and their families turned Camp Snoopy at Dorney Park into a festive arena as they helped celebrate the 60th anniversary of Snoopy and the rest of the gang. The festivities were topped off when Dorney Park presented America’s favorite beagle with a seven-foot-tall gift box with an $8 million present inside: plans for the Planet SNOOPY kids’ theme-park slated to open at Dorney Park in Spring 2011.
NR1012 07/19/2010- DORNEY PARK TO HOST HYPER-COASTER RIDING MARATHON TO BENEFIT KIDS
- DORNEY PARK, Allentown, PA (July 19, 2010) – Dorney Park in conjunction with Give Kids the World Village will host 36 extreme riders for an all-day roller coasting marathon called “Coasting for Kids.” Give Kids the World Village is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing cost-free vacations at some of the world’s greatest theme parks to children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. Thousands of families from all around the world come to stay at the Village, a 70-acre resort, where these children’s dreams are made a reality. All the funds raised during the “Coasting for Kids” event will go directly to this worthy cause.
NR1011 06/26/2010- DORNEY PARK HONORS THE UNITED STATES ARMED SERVICES WITH WEEK LONG TRIBUTE AND SPECIAL EVENTS
- DORNEY PARK, Allentown, PA (June 26, 2010) – In order to honor the men and women who have served this country, Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is offering a deep discount to all past and present military personnel this week starting Monday, June 28 during the Park’s Armed Services Week. The special week is followed by the Park’s Celebrate America Weekend Parade on July 3 and Fireworks Extravaganza on Indeependence Day. To sweeten the deal, Dorney will conclude the week with a special Tribute to Armed Forces Military Personnel Days on July 4 and 5. During these two days Military personnel receive complimentary admission and a deep discount for family.
NR1010 06/25/2020- SNOOPY ROCKS! ON ICE MAKES ITS 2010 DEBUT AT DORNEY PARK
- DORNEY PARK, Allentown, PA (June 25, 2010) The Snoopy Rocks! On Ice, show is an elaborate ice performance hosted by everyone’s favorite beagle, Snoopy and the other Peanuts™ characters! With a cast of professional ice skaters, Snoopy and the gang are back to entertain kids of all ages. The show opens Saturday, June 26th with 3-6 show times daily except Wednesdays through September 6th. This will be to show’s second season at Dorney Park in the new state-of-the-art Good Time Theater. Admission to the Good Time Theater for the Snoopy Rocks! on Ice show is included with any paid admission to Dorney Park.
NR1009 06/18/2010- DORNEY PARK HONORS FIRE, POLICE AND EMS DURING PUBLIC SAFETY WEEK
- Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom will be hosting thousands of Fire, Police and EMS workers this week who will enjoy a deep discount as part of the Parks’ Public Safety Week. This is the third year Dorney has reached out with this week-long show of appreciation. Starting June 21st and running until June 27th the park will offer the discounted admission price of $26.99, a savings of $15 off the regular rate. This savings is available to all Emergency Services personnel including Fire, Police, EMS and associated workers.
NR1008 5/17/2010 - DORNEY PARK TO OFFER FREE ADMISSION TO MILITARY PERSONNEL MEMORIAL DAY & JULY 4TH WEEKENDS
- Dorney Park's Tribute to the Armed Forces program offers free admission tickets to active and retired Military personnel on select days and deep discounts for their family members.
NR1007 4/23/10 - “ROCK BAND®, LIVE” INTERACTIVE SHOW TOUR HITS THE ROAD, FIRST STOP: DORNEY PARK!
- Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is gearing up for one of the most anticipated North American summer music tours. Dorney Park's parent, Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), along with MTV Games, a part of Viacom’s MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), will present the “Rock Band®, Live” audience interactive show at 10 of its parks across the United States and Canada beginning in May. The show makes it's debut at Dorney Park on May 28th.
NR1001 3/25/10 - FREE FALL RIDE DROPS INTO DORNEYPARK IN 2010
- After focusing on the family in 2009 with the addition of the Good Time Theater and Snoopy Rocks on Ice show, Dorney Park turns its attention to the most daring Ride Warriors for the upcoming 2010 season with the addition of Demon Drop. The ride simulates a free-fall drop from a 10-story building, and will be the first true free-fall ride experience at DorneyPark. Site preparations are underway, with Demon Drop targeted opening date in early June.