Kings Island is the name of a amusement park located in Mason, Ohio. The park is owned and operated by the Cedar Fair company. It operates from late April to Labor Day. The park features 46 rides total and has 13 roller coasters including Vortex, Flight Deck, and other numerous roller coasters and attractions. The park opened to the public on April 29, 1972. Great Wolf Lodge nearby, is located next to the amusement park.