Kings Dominion is a well-known amusement park that is situated in Doswell, Virginia at a distance of 75 miles from Washington, D.C. This park is owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment, which is publicly traded company having their headquarters in Sandusky, Ohio, United States. It was opened for general public on 3rdMay 1975 with 15 attractions, such as Lion Country Safari Monorail, Rebel Yell, and flat rides. However, it expanded over the years and now features 60 rides, 12 roller coasters, and 2 water rides.
Kings Dominion Major Areas
This beautiful property is divided into various areas that we have explained below:
One of the original parts of this amusement park, Old Virginia is based on the old-fashioned theme having colonial architecture, and music. It features areas, such as Blue Ridge Tollway, Flying Eagles, Gran Prix Raceway, White Water Canyon, and Shenandoah Lumber Company.
It is the main entry area of the park that has several rides, such as Dominator, Eiffel Tower, Grande Bandstand, and Berserker.
Candy Apple Grove
This area is popular for its fast food restaurants, carnival games, and gift shops. It is also home to some rides, such as Drop Tower Scream Zone, Rebel Yell, Twisted Timbers, and Bad Apple.
This area of King Dominion was opened in 1995 and feature more than 10 rides that include Woodstock Express, Peanuts 500, Sally’s Sea Plane, Kite-Eating Tree, and Great Pumpkin Coaster.