Thursday, April 9, 2009

The Beast's New Entrance

KINGS ISLAND, Ohio – Ronny Salerno, a rides supervisor at Kings Island, looks at the new entrance sign for the Beast roller coaster on Thursday. The Beast, listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the longest wooden roller coaster in the world at 7,400 feet, celebrates its 30th anniversary season in 2009. Kings Island opens for preview weekends Saturday, April 18. Daily operation begins May 22.