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Updated July 21, 2015

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SILVER PASS TERMS AND CONDITIONS

A Cedar Fair L.P. Silver Pass is valid only at the park from which it was issued and grants a revocable license to the registered holder for admission and use of all open rides (unless restricted by conditions which could ultimately prohibit someone from riding safely, including but not limited to height, weight, age, physical limitations such as pregnancy and heart conditions, or observed appropriate behavior), shows and attractions on any regularly-scheduled operating day of the season to the amusement park or outdoor waterpark for which it was issued.  A Silver Pass is valid for only one visit per day, and a readmission hand stamp is required for same day re-entry.  This pass also does not include admission to park areas not open to the general public or requiring a separate admission fee.  Fees for parking, food, merchandise, games, pay-per-experience attractions, concerts and special events are not included.

In order to gain entry, a Silver Pass, with a photo of the Passholder, taken during processing, must be displayed and validated at park turnstiles. Any attempt to gain admission using a Silver Pass by a guest to whom the pass was not originally issued will result in immediate confiscation of the pass without refund.  Each visit is subject to applicable park rules and restrictions.  Guests not meeting the Silver Passholder qualifications for park entry will be required to upgrade.

A Silver Pass is not valid for private events, park buyouts, park closing due to full capacity or special events at which an additional admission fee is charged. All operating dates and hours are subject to change without notice. All rides and attractions are subject to closings and cancellations for weather or other conditions.

A Silver Pass is the property of Cedar Fair L.P. and is non-transferable, non-refundable, non-exchangeable and not valid for cash. A Silver Pass may also be revoked without refund and the Passholder removed from the park for any misuse, failure to abide by applicable terms and conditions or conduct detrimental to the park, including theft of property or services, violation of Federal, State and Local laws, assisting any person to obtain unauthorized entry, violation of park rules, safety procedures, vandalism, disorderly conduct, intoxication, and possession of intoxicating liquors (except as properly purchased within the park with valid identification and used in a responsible manner), drugs or weapons.

A Silver Pass ID Card is required for admission at all times.  If a Silver Pass is lost, stolen or forgotten, the ID card can be replaced (only at park of issue) for a non-refundable replacement fee, or a regular park admission ticket may be purchased at full gate price.  A Silver Pass may not be used in connection with any other promotional offer or ticket (except specifically designated for Silver Passholders).  Unauthorized resale is prohibited. 

The registered holder of a Silver Pass agrees to these and other conditions of usage, and grants Cedar Fair L.P.  permission to use his or her photographic/video image in advertising, promotions or other publication without payment or compensation to the holder. Admission to all other Cedar Fair L.P. parks or waterparks is not included.  Visit www.cedarfair.com for a complete listing of all Cedar Fair L.P. parks and their locations.

Additional Terms and Conditions by location:

Carowinds – Silver Pass is not valid for admission during SCarowinds or WinterFest

Kings Dominion – Valid only for admission any regular scheduled operating day through Labor Day

Worlds of Fun – Valid only for admission any regular scheduled operating day through Labor Day

GOLD PASS TERMS AND CONDITIONS

A Cedar Fair L.P. Gold Pass is valid only at the park from which it was issued and grants a revocable license to the registered holder for admission and use of all open rides (unless restricted by conditions which could ultimately prohibit someone from riding safely, including but not limited to height, weight, age, physical limitations such as pregnancy and heart conditions, or observed appropriate behavior), shows and attractions on any regularly-scheduled operating day of the season to the amusement park or outdoor waterpark for which it was issued.  A Gold Pass is valid for only one visit per day, and a readmission hand stamp is required for same day re-entry.  This pass also does not include admission to park areas not open to the general public or requiring a separate admission fee.  Fees for parking, food, merchandise, games, pay-per-experience attractions, concerts and special events are not included, unless specifically noted at the end of these terms and conditions on a park by park basis.

In order to gain entry to the park, a Gold Pass, with a photo of the Passholder, taken during processing, must be displayed and validated at park turnstiles. Any attempt to gain admission using a Gold Pass by a guest to whom the pass was not originally issued will result in immediate confiscation of the pass without refund.  Each visit is subject to applicable park rules and restrictions.  Guests not meeting the Gold Passholder qualifications for park entry will be required to upgrade.

A Gold Pass is not valid for private events, park buyouts, park closing due to full capacity or special events at which an additional admission fee is charged. All operating dates and hours are subject to change without notice. All rides and attractions are subject to closings and cancellations for weather or other conditions.

A Gold Pass is the property of Cedar Fair L.P.  and is non-transferable, non-refundable, non-exchangeable and not valid for cash. A Gold Pass may also be revoked without refund and the Passholder removed from the park for any misuse, failure to abide by applicable terms and conditions or conduct detrimental to the park, including theft of property or services, violation of Federal, State and Local laws, assisting any person to obtain unauthorized entry, violation of park rules, safety procedures, vandalism, disorderly conduct, intoxication, and possession of intoxicating liquors (except as properly purchased within the park with valid identification and used in a responsible manner), drugs or weapons.

A Gold Pass ID Card is required for admission at all times.  If a Gold Pass is lost, stolen or forgotten, the ID card can be replaced (only at park of issue) for a non-refundable replacement fee, or a regular park admission ticket may be purchased at full gate price.  A Gold Pass may not be used in connection with any other promotional offer or ticket (except specifically designated for Gold Passholders).  Unauthorized resale is prohibited. 

The registered holder of a Gold Pass agrees to these and other conditions of usage, and grants Cedar Fair L.P.  permission to use his or her photographic/video image in advertising, promotions or other publication without payment or compensation to the holder. Admission to all other Cedar Fair L.P. parks or waterparks is not included.  Visit www.cedarfair.com for a complete listing of all Cedar Fair L.P. parks and their locations.

Additional Terms and Conditions by location:

California’s Great America - Gold Pass not valid for Gilroy Gardens Holiday Lights. 

Dorney Park – It is agreed between the Passholder and Cedar Fair L.P. that in further consideration of your admission to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom that all claims for injury or loss allegedly incurred or caused while on the premises of Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom shall be raised and pursued only in the court of Common Pleas of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania.

Knott’s Berry Farm/Soak City – A Gold Pass purchased at either Knott’s Berry Farm or Soak City Orange County is valid for entry at both of these locations.  Gold Pass is not valid for admission to Knott’s Scary Farm.

Valleyfair – No re-entry after 7pm is permitted during Halloween Haunt or on select days throughout the season.

Gold Pass entitles the Passholder to complimentary parking ONLY at the park from which it was issued at the following Cedar Fair L.P. amusement parks; however, the registered Passholder must be present in the vehicle:

Carowinds
Dorney Park
Great America
King’s Island
Kings Dominion
Valleyfair
Worlds of Fun

PLATINUM PASS TERMS AND CONDITIONS

A Cedar Fair L.P. Platinum Pass grants the registered holder admission to any Cedar Fair L.P. amusement park or outdoor waterpark and use of all open rides (by conditions which could ultimately prohibit someone from riding safely, including but not limited to height, weight, age, physical limitations such as pregnancy and heart conditions, or observed appropriate behavior), shows and attractions on any regularly‑scheduled operating day of the season for which it was issued. A Platinum Pass is valid for one park visit per day, and is also valid for free parking at all parks (except Gilroy Gardens), the registered Passholder must be present in the vehicle. This pass is valid for only one visit per day, and a readmission hand stamp is required for same day re-entry.  Fees for food, merchandise, games, pay-per-experience attractions, concerts and special events are not included.

In order to gain entry to a Cedar Fair Park, a Platinum Pass, with a photo of the Passholder, taken during processing, must be displayed and validated at park turnstiles. Any attempt to gain admission using a Platinum Pass by a guest to whom the pass was not originally issued will result in immediate confiscation of the pass without refund.  Each visit is subject to applicable park rules and restrictions.  Guests not meeting the Passholder qualifications will be required to upgrade.

A Platinum Pass is not valid at Castaway Bay, private events, park buyouts, park closing due to full capacity or special events at which an additional admission fee is charged. All operating dates and hours are subject to change without notice. All rides and attractions are subject to closings and cancellations for weather or other conditions. A Platinum Pass is not valid for admission to Knott’s Scary Farm or Canada’s Wonderland Halloween Haunt.

A Platinum Pass is the property of Cedar Fair L.P. and is non-transferable, non-refundable, non-exchangeable and not valid for cash. A Platinum Pass may also be revoked without refund and the Passholder removed from the park for any misuse, failure to abide by applicable terms and conditions or conduct detrimental to the park, including theft of property or services, violation of Federal, State and Local laws, assisting any person to obtain unauthorized entry, violation of park rules, safety procedures, vandalism, disorderly conduct, intoxication, and possession of intoxicating liquors (except as properly purchased within the park with valid identification and used in a responsible manner), drugs or weapons.

A Platinum Pass may not be used in connection with any other promotional offer or ticket (except specifically designated for Platinum Passholders).

A Platinum Pass ID Card is required for admission at all times.  If a Platinum Pass is lost, stolen or forgotten, the ID card can be replaced (only at park of issue) for a non-refundable replacement fee, or a regular park admission ticket may be purchased at full gate price. Unauthorized resale is prohibited. 

The registered holder of a Platinum Pass agrees to these and other conditions of usage, and grants Cedar Fair L.P. permission to use his or her photographic/video image in advertising, promotions or other publication without payment or compensation to the pass holder. Visit www.cedarfair.com for a complete listing of all Cedar Fair L.P. parks and their locations.

Additional Terms and Conditions by location:

California’s Great America – Platinum Pass is valid only for admission any regular scheduled operating day.

Dorney Park – It is agreed between the Passholder and Cedar Fair L.P. that in further consideration of your admission to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom that all claims for injury or loss allegedly incurred or caused while on the premises of Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom shall be raised and pursued only in the court of Common Pleas of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania.

PRE-K PASS TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Updated August 16, 2017

A Cedar Fair L.P. Pre-K Pass is valid only at park of issue (see list of parks below) and grants a revocable license to the registered holder for admission and use of all open rides (unless restricted by conditions which could ultimately prohibit someone from riding safely, including but not limited to height, weight, age, physical limitations such as pregnancy and heart conditions, or observed appropriate behavior), shows and attractions on any regularly-scheduled operating day of the season to the amusement park or outdoor waterpark for which it was issued. A Pre-K Pass is valid for only one visit per day, and a readmission hand stamp is required for same day re-entry. This pass also does not include admission to park areas not open to the general public or requiring a separate admission fee. Fees for parking, food, merchandise, games, pay-per-experience attractions, concerts and special events are not included. 

In order to gain entry, a Pre-K Pass, with a photo of the Passholder, taken during processing (activation), must be displayed and validated at park turnstiles. Any attempt to gain admission using a Pre-K Pass by a guest to whom the pass was not originally issued will result in immediate confiscation of the pass. Each visit is subject to applicable park rules and restrictions. 

A Pre-K Pass is not valid for private events, park buyouts, park closing due to full capacity or special events at which an additional admission fee is charged. All operating dates and hours are subject to change without notice. All rides and attractions are subject to closings and cancellations for weather or other conditions. 

A Pre-K Pass is the property of Cedar Fair L.P. and is non-transferable, non-exchangeable, and not valid for cash. A Pre-K Pass may also be revoked without refund and the Passholder removed from the park for any misuse, failure to abide by applicable terms and conditions or conduct detrimental to the park, including theft of property or services, violation of Federal, State and Local laws, assisting any person to obtain unauthorized entry, violation of park rules, safety procedures, vandalism, disorderly conduct. 

A Pre-K Pass ID Card is required for admission at all times. If a Pre-K Pass is lost, stolen, or forgotten, the ID card can be replaced; or a regular park admission ticket may be purchased at full gate price. A Pre-K Pass may not be used in connection with any other promotional offer or ticket. Unauthorized resale or transfer is prohibited. 

Any additional benefits (such as All Season Dining and All Season Drink Plan) added to the Pre-K Pass are only valid for redemption exclusively by the registered passholder.  Once benefits are linked to a Pre-K Pass, they are non-transferable, non-exchangeable, and not valid for cash.  In order for meals and drinks to be redeemed, the Pre-K Pass must be used for admission on the same date. 

The registered holder of a Pre-K Pass agrees to these and other conditions of usage, and grants Cedar Fair L.P. permission to use his or her photographic/video image in advertising, promotions or other publication without payment or compensation to the holder. Admission to all other Cedar Fair L.P. parks or waterparks is not included. Visit www.cedarfair.com for a complete listing of all Cedar Fair L.P. parks and their locations. 

Additional Terms and Conditions by location:
Carowinds – Valid only for admission to Carowinds and Carolina Harbor any regular scheduled operating day including The Great Pumpkin Fest and WinterFest (Pass not valid for SCarowinds). Additional benefits limited to access to Dino’s. The offer is NOT available at the Carowinds front gate. You must register online at carowinds.com before you get to the park. You will receive the Pre-K Pass after activation at the front gate pass processing center once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth and the child’s photo is taken. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport.

Cedar Point – Valid only for admission to Cedar Point and Cedar Point Shores any regular scheduled operating day. Additional benefits limited to access to Dino’s, as well as admittance to Early Entry to both Cedar Point (one hour early prior to park opening) and Cedar Point Shores (1/2 hour prior to water park opening). The offer is NOT available at the Cedar Point front gate. You must register online at cedarpoint.com before you get to the park. You will receive the Pre-K Pass after activation at the front gate pass processing center once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth and the child’s photo is taken. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport.

Dorney Park – Valid only for admission to Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom any regular scheduled operating day. Additional benefits limited to access to Dino’s. The offer is NOT available at the Dorney Park front gate. You must register online at dorneypark.com before you get to the park. You will receive the Pre-K Pass after activation at the front gate pass processing center once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth and the child’s photo is taken. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport.

Kings Dominion – Valid only for admission to Kings Dominion and Soak City any regular scheduled operating day. Additional benefits limited to access to Dino’s. The offer is NOT available at the Kings Dominion front gate. You must register online at kingsdominion.com before you get to the park. You will receive the Pre-K Pass after activation at the front gate pass processing center once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth and the child’s photo is taken. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport.

Valleyfair – Valid only for admission to Valleyfair and Soak City any regular scheduled operating day. Additional benefits limited to access to Dino’s. The offer is NOT available at the Valleyfair front gate. You must register online at valleyfair.com before you get to the park. You will receive the Pre-K Pass after activation at the front gate pass processing center once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth and the child’s photo is taken. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport.

Worlds of Fun – Valid only for admission to Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun any regular scheduled operating day. Additional benefits limited to access to Dino’s. The offer is NOT available at the Worlds of Fun front gate. You must register online at worldsoffun.com before you get to the park. You will receive the Pre-K Pass after activation at the front gate pass processing center once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth and the child’s photo is taken. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport.

SCARY FARM/HAUNT/SCAROWINDS PASS TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Updated September 23, 2017

A Cedar Fair L.P. Knotts Scary Farm Pass, Canada’s Wonderland Haunt Pass, Carowinds SCarowinds Pass, or Kings Dominion Haunt Pass (Pass) is valid only at the park from which it was issued and grants a revocable license to the registered holder for admission and use of all open rides and attractions (unless restricted by conditions which could ultimately prohibit someone from riding safely, including but not limited to height, weight, age, physical limitations such as pregnancy and heart conditions, or observed appropriate behavior), shows, mazes, scare zones, and attractions on any regularly-scheduled operating day of the season to the amusement park or outdoor waterpark for which it was issued.  Pass is valid for only one visit per day.  This Pass also does not include admission to park areas not open to the general public or requiring a separate admission fee.  Fees for parking, food, merchandise, games, pay-per-experience attractions, concerts, and special events are not included, unless specifically noted at the end of these terms and conditions on a park by park basis.

In order to gain entry to the park, a Pass with a photo of the Passholder, taken during processing, must be displayed and validated at park turnstiles. Any attempt to gain admission using a Pass by a guest to whom the Pass was not originally issued will result in immediate confiscation of the Pass without refund.  Each visit is subject to applicable park rules and restrictions. 

Pass is not valid for private events, park buyouts, park closing due to full capacity, or special events at which an additional admission fee is charged. All operating dates and hours are subject to change without notice and can be found on the park’s website. All rides and attractions are subject to closings and cancellations for weather or other conditions.

Pass is the property of Cedar Fair L.P. and is non-transferable, non-refundable, non-exchangeable, and not valid for cash. Pass may also be revoked without refund and the Passholder removed from the park for any misuse, failure to abide by applicable terms and conditions or conduct detrimental to the park, including theft of property or services, violation of Federal, State and Local laws, assisting any person to obtain unauthorized entry, violation of park rules, safety procedures, vandalism, disorderly conduct, intoxication, and possession of intoxicating liquors (except as properly purchased within the park with valid identification and used in a responsible manner), drugs or weapons.

Pass ID Card is required for admission at all times.  If Pass is lost, stolen or forgotten, the ID card can be replaced (only at park of issue) for a non-refundable replacement fee, or a regular park admission ticket may be purchased at full gate price.  Pass may not be used in connection with any other promotional offer or ticket.  Unauthorized resale is prohibited. 

Any additional benefits added to the Pass are only valid for redemption exclusively by the registered passholder.  Once benefits are linked to a Pass, they are non-transferable, non-exchangeable, and not valid for cash.  In order for benefits to be redeemed, the Pass must be used for admission on the same date. 

The registered holder of a Pass agrees to these and other conditions of usage, and grants Cedar Fair L.P.  permission to use his or her photographic/video image in advertising, promotions, or other publication without payment or compensation to the holder. Admission to all other Cedar Fair L.P. parks or waterparks is not included.  Visit www.cedarfair.com for a complete listing of all Cedar Fair L.P. parks and their locations.

Additional Terms and Conditions by location:

Kings Dominion – Haunt pass includes admission to the event and parking.  Passes are only available to full time college students, and a valid college ID must be presented at the park at time of processing.  Pass must be purchased at front gate, not available online.