Sept. 8, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to its roller coasters, attractions, nighttime entertainment and excellent guest services,
Cedar Fair Entertainment Company®
(NYSE: FUN) has earned three top honors from
annual Golden Ticket Awards.
amusement park/resort won
Best Amusement Park in the World
Best Steel Roller Coaster in the World
and for the 12
amusement park received recognition for the
Best Kids' Area
"It's an honor to receive these Golden Ticket Awards from
, Cedar Fair's president and chief executive officer. "We're constantly looking for the latest in cutting-edge thrills and ways to connect families and friends. Each award is a testament to the dedication, heart and spirit of the Cedar Fair staff and its parks."
, the Golden Ticket Award winner for
"Best Amusement Park in the World"
for an unprecedented 15 consecutive years, earned a second Golden Ticket Award as its Millennium Force® roller coaster was voted the
Best Steel Roller Coaster in the World."
dominated the category as four of the world's top 21 coasters reside at
, continuing the park's legacy for being known as the "Roller Coaster Capital of the World."
fans will have more to look forward to in 2013 with the recent announcement of
, a new world-record-breaking roller coaster set to debut next year.
Cedar Fair roller coasters earned eight of the top 22 spots in the
"Top 50 Steel Roller Coasters in the World"