Ohio State Day at Cedar Point

Enjoy a special one-of-a-kind day of fun, entertainment, networking and family time for The Ohio State University alumni, friends and their guests at Cedar Point. When you attend Ohio State Day, you’ll have the exclusive opportunity to try out two new exciting family rides: Pipe Scream and Lake Erie Eagles. And of course, Cedar Point offers GateKeeper and 16 other thrilling coasters.

For young children and their families, there's Planet Snoopy, Kiddy Kingdom and two additional kid-friendly areas that include lots of rides that won’t turn your knuckles white.

This is a private event not open to the public. (Cedar Point opens for the 2014 season on Saturday, May 10. Cedar Point season ticket holders must purchase this special event.)

Ohio State Day at Cedar Point
Friday, May 9, 2014
11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Purchase tickets If the promo code doesn't autofill, use the code buckeyes.

$35 regular admission tickets and $25 for Seniors (62 and over) or those under 48".

$25 for Ohio State student tickets. Student tickets must be purchased through D-Tix at the Ohio Union Information Desk after March 18.

Receive a free ticket for opening day, Saturday, May 10, for Friday guests who stay at a Cedar Point resort on Friday night, May 9. Rates start at $90. Use promo code OSU or call (419) 627-2106 for reservations.

Please note that the promo code does not work on mobile devices, including tablets.



  • First 1500 guests through the park's main gate will receive a special Ohio State t-shirt commemorating the day
  • Special guests include Archie Griffin, Scoonie Penn, Mekka Don, DJ Flair, Buckeyeman and Big Nut, along with the Athletic Band, Brutus and the cheerleaders.
  • Buckeye Bash at 10:30 a.m. at the front gates


Questions? Call (419) 627-2213.