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March 25, 2023

Orion Opening Day Postponed

Giga Coaster Will Add Even More Thrills to Kings Island.

Coaster fans can look forward to when Kings Island (6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason) opens its gates to thrill seekers of all ages. Director of Communications, Chad Showalter, says Kings Island hopes to open in mid-May. NEW this year is Orion, one of only seven giga coasters in the world!

With speeds up to 91 mph and a 300-foot drop at an 85-degree angle, park guests will be screaming praises for this new attraction! Don’t miss out on a chance to ride the park’s newest, tallest, fastest and longest steel coaster, Orion.
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Amanda Ciani

Amanda Ciani lives in Northern Kentucky with her husband and their three terrific sons. She enjoys writing haiku parenting poems for her Instagram account (@cinciciani), and Twitter account (@haikuciani).