"Grab your friends and family and come to Kings Dominion – Virginia’s ultimate destination for fun. With more than 60 rides, shows, and attractions, there’s everything you need to create lifelong memories. Thrill-seekers will get their fix with one of the East Coast’s largest collection of roller coasters – 12 in all. Or, you can come face-to-face with dinosaurs at Dinosaurs Alive! featuring 43 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs.

Families will delight in the zany rides at Planet Snoopy, featuring Snoopy and the entire PEANUTS™ gang. Or soak up the sun in the newly expanded Soak City, an all-inclusive 20-acre water park. Filled with exciting water slides, interactive splash pads, two wave pools, cabanas and more. Start making memories today!" From: VisitRichmondVA.com


Thrill Rides:

"Looking for an adrenaline rush? Give our 12 world-class roller coasters a try! Our collection of roller coasters features one of the tallest, fastest coasters on the east coast, Intimidator 305, which takes you up 305 feet and sends you plummeting at an angle of 80 degrees at 90 mph. Looking for less aggressive thrills? Our Family coasters are sure to delight even the smallest coaster lovers. Children can take their first coaster rides on the Great Pumpkin Coaster or Woodstock’s Express before making their way up to the bigger rides."


Just for Kids:

"Our 14-acre children’s area, Planet Snoopy, features 20 rides designed to be enjoyed by families, numerous kids activities, live entertainment and more. In 2017, 3 new kiddie rides were introduced: Kids can take a lap on the PEANUTS 500, bounce up and catch Charlie Brown’s kite in the Kite Eating Tree, or take flight on Sally’s Sea Plane. Experience their first coaster rides on the Great Pumpkin Coaster and make your way up to Woodstock Express. They’ll get their driver’s license early with practice at Joe Cool’s Driving School, PEANUTS Turnpike and PEANUTS Road Rally. Then, take a break from the rides and visit with Snoopy and the rest of the PEANUTS gang."


Shows:

"When you need a break from the rides, head to one of our show venues and catch some of our world-class live entertainment. The PEANUTS gang puts on a great show at the PEANUTS Playhouse in Planet Snoopy. Be on the lookout for the PEANUTS Party People and participate in their fun family activities. The Clown Band is always roaming around with their shenanigans – throw on your dancing shoes as they get down to their high energy music."


Dinosaurs Alive!

"Long before coasters, dinosaurs ruled Kings Dominion...and now they're back! Come face-to-face with animatronic dinosaurs at Dinosaurs Alive! at Kings Dominion. See 43 moving and practically breathing life-sized dinosaurs, including several you can control. Plus, find out what it's like to be a paleontologist at our dig site! From ferocious Tyrannosaurus Rex to the towering Ruyangosaurus, step back in time to the beginning of the "Age of the Dinosaurs" at Dinosaurs Alive! - the most immersive and comprehensive Mesozoic experience designed to thrill guests of all ages."


Soak City:

"From the towering peaks of Hurricane Heights to the splish-splashin' fun of Splash Island and the Lazy Rider, the attractions of Soak City are sure to please every water lover!"


Kings Dominion, located at 16000 Theme Park Way, Doswell VA 23047, is about a 30 minute drive North of Richmond. 

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