What’s New at Kings Dominion

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What’s New at Kings Dominion

I was invited to a press event at Kings Dominion to hear the latest exciting news for the 2018 season and to be one of the first to ride Twisted Timber. You know that last year there were three new rides at Kings Dominion in Snoopy’s Planet and the addition of a Pre-K Pass for free admission for children under 5. You know that they added FREE wifi throughout the park! What you may not know is that Twisted Timbers was built using some of the Hurler’s track and then they added metal lines, and the ride was

 

according to my son awesome. It was so awesome in fact we went three times in a row. We were limited on time or we would have done it again. We found it more exciting each time we rode. The stats for this roller coaster at Kings Dominion are:

Twisted Timbers is an innovative hybrid coaster that uses the latest technology to combine wood supports with a steel track to give riders an exhilarating experience with maneuvers previously unimaginable on a traditional wooden coaster. The coaster was designed and built by Rocky Mountain Construction of Idaho, a company renowned for reimagining wooden coasters.

Twisted Timbers features:

  • 109-foot tall barrel roll drop
  • Over 3000 feet of track
  • Top speed of 54 miles per hour
  • Three loops
  • Three overbanked turns
  • 20 airtime moments

We loved them all at first my son was a ittle scared but after his first ride he was a huge fan. We plan to visit again and we will head straight for Twisted Timbers.

Added in 2017!Kite Eating Tree is one of the three new rides at Kings Dominion that is coming in the Spring of 2017

The line up of new rides at Kings Dominion starts with the Kite Eating Tree – Charlie Brown’s kite is stuck in a tree again, can you help get it down? On this family ride, guests will be propelled to the top of the tower and bounce down to the platform as they experience sensations of weightlessness. I know my little guy is going to love this ride.

Sally's Sea Plane is one of the three new rides at Kings Dominion coming in the spring of 2017.

The newest character to have a ride named in her honor is Sally. Riders will climb aboard Sally’s Sea Plane and soar through the air high above the sea! Kids and their parents are in store for an adventure with a trip on Sally’s airplane. Take a journey round-and-round on this giant plane as it rotates and rises into the air.  Peanuts 500 is one f the new rides at Kings Dominion coming in 2017

My sons have always loved to ride on the rides that put them behind the wheel, and I know the new Peanuts™500 is sure to be a fast hit. Start your engines and hit the track in race cars designed for parents and children to ride together as they move in a circle and whip around the corner on a closed path.

3-5 years get complimentary admission to the park all season long with the new Pre-K Pass for 2017Complimentary Admission for 3-5 yr olds with the 2018 Pre-K Pass

For a limited time, you can get a Kings Dominion Pre-K Pass for the 2018 season which grants complimentary admission to children ages three to five years for the entire 2017 season. Online registration for the Pre-K Pass is available. Visit kingsdominion.com for further information.

Calling all Pokemon Go Players! Also Coming in 2018 WIFI throughout the park!

Ok so seriously as a blogger, this may be the thing that I am most excited about. Wifi throughout the park is the best news ever! You can catch all the Pokemon you want without eating up your data. Just check out all these Pokestops.

Pokemon Go Pokestops at Kings Dominion

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Mary M. - a couple of years ago Reply

We’ve been Kings Dominion season pass holders for years. So happy to see they are adding some new kiddie rides. Just in time to bring my grandkids!

Nancy Horn - a couple of years ago Reply

We are so curious about Kings Dominion, we passed by on our way down to Williamsburg in July.

crystal b - a couple of years ago Reply

I can not wait to see the new rides . I will have to take the kids too

Angie - a couple of years ago Reply

I love that there seems to be so much new stuff for little kids to do there! Selfishly I prefer it because I’m terrified of the bigger rides myself!

Dee - a couple of years ago Reply

Wow so cool! Can’t wait to visit.

Alina - a couple of years ago Reply

Ha. I’m going to have to keep this a secret from the kids if not they’ll drive me nuts until next year!

Stafford - a couple of years ago Reply

Love the free admission with the Pre_K pass. SOLD!

Joy Allen - a couple of years ago Reply

I think the Kite Eating Tree would be fun.

Natalie Gray - a couple of years ago Reply

Seems like a great place to take your children to.

Marilyn - a couple of years ago Reply

Thanks for the information.
Marilyn

laurie damrose - a couple of years ago Reply

Those look like so much fun!

TracyMomofTwo - a couple of years ago Reply

Love the airplane ride. Makes me wish my boys weren’t teenagers.

Lindsay Giedosh - a couple of years ago Reply

What a great place for kids to be kids…and for adults to be kids too!

Danny Rubio - a couple of years ago Reply

I really miss the days when my daughter and I would go to Magic mountain or Knotts Berry Farm and spand the day riding the kiddie rides, seeing her smile, watching her laugh, running to the next ride… again again again… I miss those days. Now she just wants to go with her friends….

Tina Alexander - a couple of years ago Reply

My family love King’s Dominion! We have a two hour drive to get to the one nearest us so we can go anytime of the year!

Kimberly Hillman - a couple of years ago Reply

Will need to pass this information on to my family members with small children! Thank you

Sam L - a couple of years ago Reply

Wow! Thank all looks like so much fun! 🙂

Gabrielly - a couple of years ago Reply

Looks so fun. I really want to go.

Gabrielly - a couple of years ago Reply

Looks so much fun.

Nancy Burgess - a couple of years ago Reply

These are all great vacation spots.The kids would love them.

Monkey - a couple of years ago Reply

Good to find an expert who knows what he’s taklnig about!

Mothers Day - 7 months ago Reply

That’ really amazing i also want to try this my friends and family….

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