DORNEY PARK, Allentown, PA (September 7, 2016) – Dorney Park will be closed on Saturday, September 10th for a private event.  Dorney Park will be open on Sunday, September 11th from 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM for Guest Appreciation Day!

To celebrate our guests, Dorney Park will be offering a special ticket promotion for just $25 (plus tax and applicable fees) – a $32 savings off the normal front gate price. Tickets can be purchased online or at the park and are valid for Sunday, September 11th only. Season Passholders will also be treated to some extra special activities!

Passholders are invited to kick-off the Halloween season with a Costume Party Character Breakfast served from 9:00 – 10:30AM in Carousel Grove on Sunday, September 11th.  Tickets are FREE for Season Passholders who claim a ticket through our website.  Tickets are available now on a first come, first serve basis.  In the evening, Passholders can preview the two new 2016 Halloween Haunt mazes!  Both Blood on the Bayou and The Ward will be open to Season Passholders and their Bring-A-Friend guests from 6:30 – 8:30 PM on Sunday, September 11th.

Throughout the month of September, Dorney Park’s First Responder Appreciation Days pay tribute to the dedicated men and women who work in the emergency services (police, fire, EMS, dispatchers) and military (active or retired).  First responders will receive a free regular admission ticket on any public operating day during the month of September.  Along with free admission, first responders and military personnel will be able to purchase discount admission tickets for members of their immediate family (maximum of six) at a special discounted rate of $27.00 (plus tax). To take advantage of this special appreciation offer, guests can purchase tickets at the Park’s ticket window.  A valid first responder or military ID should be present at the turnstile for entry into the park.

Guests who are not currently passholders can start next year’s fun now by purchasing their 2017 Season Pass online now for as low as 9 easy payments of just $12.50 each (through October 30, 2016). This is an unbeatable value for families and the special offer is the lowest price of the year.  As a special bonus new passholders will receive a bonus offer of one (1) FREE visit in 2016 and additional visits for only $19 (plus applicable taxes and fees).  2017 Season Passes can also be purchased in full payment at the park. Platinum Season Passes, which provide you entrance to all Cedar Fair Parks, are also available.

Public operating hours for the remainder of the 2016 season can be found at

About Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, a publicly traded partnership that is listed for trading on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “FUN.”  In addition to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, Cedar Fair owns and operates ten other amusement parks, two water parks, one indoor water park, and five hotels.  Cedar Fair also operates the Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park in California under a management contract. Visit or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


Information provided by:
Caitlin Stibitz
Public Relations & Communications Manager
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom