CEDAR POINT -- Nothing compares

Sunday, April 28, 2002 5:51 AM

I know I'm being redundant here, but I see an argument waiting in the wings. Cedar Point is without a doubt the best amusement park in the world no matter what you're looking for in a park. I can't WAIT to be there on May 5, opening day.

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Sunday, April 28, 2002 6:06 AM
Remember, when making a post, you must have some sort of question, not a statement. Do you want people to argue with you or something?

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Sunday, April 28, 2002 6:09 AM

Cedar_Point_Fan said:

Cedar Point is without a doubt the best amusement park in the world no matter what you're looking for in a park.

Wrong. I'm a just a big of a CP fan as you, but that's not a true statement. What if you're looking for theming? Dark rides? Good woodies? etc.

CP is great, but in very specific ways.

- Peabody

Sunday, April 28, 2002 6:35 AM

Cedar Point truly rocks, but it's certainly not without its shortcomings. The food is mediocre. The queue areas are substandard. The theming is weak. The kiddie areas are unimaginative. The layout of the park is imperfect. Causeway traffic is no treat. Where are the dark rides? Where are the unique attractions?

That said, it's an amazing coaster park. The collection of flat rides is better than average. The setting is great. They know how to run their thrill machines. However, it still lacks everything from shade to character to theming that defines so many other parks. Those things do matter to some people.

Sunday, April 28, 2002 6:39 AM
I can't wait for May 4th! The anticipation is killing me!

Good Times!! Good Times!!

Sunday, April 28, 2002 6:42 AM
take this to the PO!NT, figuring most of you are PO!NTERS here

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Sunday, April 28, 2002 7:31 AM
..Plus the fact that this topic just seems Po!ntless...
Sunday, April 28, 2002 7:38 AM

Poor food? I guess you've never tried the homemade french fries covered in cheese. Spring for the chili and you've got yourself a meal!

The 'themeing is weak' because it's not a theme park, it's an amusement park. Big difference.

There's plenty of character there too. It's the second oldest park in the country. Take some time out next time you're there to visit the museum, you'll find plenty of character. How many parks can boast the kind of history that Cedar Point has?

You could say I'm biased cause I work there, but I'm sure there's plenty of other non-employees who'll agree with me.

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2002 Wicked Twister Crew

Sunday, April 28, 2002 7:41 AM

I doubt you can say that really. unless uve been to everypark in the world.

personally i don't have any desire to visit CP as it dosent offer anything i can't really get elsewhere.

Sunday, April 28, 2002 7:45 AM

Cedar Point is the greatest park ever. It's history is very old. I spent about 2 hours inside that museum alone, lol. And the reason that the themeing sucks is because it isn't a theme park, it's an amusement park. Now, if Disney had no themeing and claimed o be a theme park, we'd have a problem on our hands. Cedar Point doesn't need themeing.

Also, the food is excellent! Ever eat at Johnny Rockets or have one of the huge Turkey Legs? Wow...good eatin.

-Kyle Brylczyk
KoRn - Untouchables, June 11th, 2002

Sunday, April 28, 2002 7:47 AM
You know what if this Topic was about Magic Mountain, or SFWOA it would have been closed by now but since its on Cedar Point, a park i think has the borings Hyper coaster ever, and the worst wooden coaster eve built, it hasnt been closed yet which isnt fair to everyone else here.

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Sunday, April 28, 2002 7:59 AM

This topic is screaming to be locked up... ;)

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Sunday, April 28, 2002 8:21 AM

Ok it is CLOSED now...Please Stop whining about when a post is closed...We have lives outside of watching each and every post on the site. We do check the site regularly to "moderate".

The second post in this thread is the best...When posting please try to have a question or some sort of discussion point. Refer to the "Terms of Service" http://club.coasterbuzz.com/forums/members/member.asp?action=tos if you have any questions.


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