Posted: 2:25 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, 2013
New additions to Kings Island
2007: Firehawk (flying roller coaster)
2009: Diamondback (steel hypercoaster)
2010: Planet Snoopy opens in place of the Nickelodeon Universe kids area.
2011: WindSeeker (tower swinger ride)
2011: Dinosaurs Alive!, a pay-per-use attraction, debuts as the world’s largest animatronic dinosaur park.
2012: Boomerang Bay becomes Soak City, adding a second, larger wave pool along with sand-volleyball courts and a revamped lazy river.
2013: Reds Hall of Fame Grille, a full-service, air-conditioned restaurant, opens in the Rivertown area near the Diamondback roller coaster; the world’s largest animatronic dinosaur, the Sauroposeidon, is added to Dinosaurs Alive!
2014: Banshee, a seven-inversion coaster and the longest-inverted roller coaster in the world, is scheduled to open.
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