November 19, 2013 - 10:17am
re-done roller coasters, new rides, sea lion shows and a cheaper season pass than King's Island or Holiday World
According to the countdown clock on their website, Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay is set to open in 186 days, on May 24, 2014.
January 25, 2013 - 2:35pm
Kentucky Kingdom will reopen in 2014!
Whenever I drive past the old Kentucky Kingdom it is a constant reminder of yet another thing that big cities have that Kentucky lacks. You use to be able to ride the rides all day long and spend ridiculous amounts of money at the park. But in 2009 Kentucky Kingdom closed its doors, after a ton of...
January 24, 2013 - 7:05pm
“The Fair Board’s approval of a 50-year lease with our company means that a crucial step toward the reopening of Kentucky Kingdom has been taken.”
The Kentucky State Fair Board announce today the approval of a preliminary 50-year lease for Louisville’s hometown amusement park, Kentucky Kingdom. Three years after management company Six Flags filed bankruptcy and closed the park, a new group of investors have set a reopening date of...
June 15, 2012 - 7:30pm
“It’s hard to walk away from what we believed was a winning partnership for Kentucky and our team. But at the end of the day, the terms of the project did not fit our business model. It was time to withdraw.”
Just two days ago, we reported that Louisville was moving closer toward the goal of reopening it’s beloved amusement park, when Kentucky’s Tourism Development Finance Authority announced the approval of incentives for Bluegrass Boardwalk, which planed to reopen the former Kentucky...
June 13, 2012 - 3:42pm
“We’re bringing our business model of exceptional safety, cleanliness, friendliness and value for families,” Natalie Koch said. “That means free soft drinks, free sunscreen and free use of inner tubes.” “We can’t wait to get started!” Dan Koch also said. “We’ve got a lot of work to do to get the park reopened… but we’ll get it done.”
Louisville moved a step closer toward the goal of reopening it’s beloved amusement park today, when Kentucky’s Tourism Development Finance Authority announced the approval of incentives for Bluegrass Boardwalk, which plans to reopen the former Kentucky Kingdom amusement park at the...