Masks, Temperature Checks Required for Guests When Cedar Point Reopens in July

SANDUSKY, Ohio (WJW) – Cedar Point Amusement Park in Sandusky has a reopening date.

Among the safety guidelines in place, masks will be required.

Here is what is listed on the website for parent company Cedar Fair:

  • A new online reservation system to manage capacity and facilitate appropriate social distancing;
  • A health screen and temperature check before each guest, associate or vendor enters the park;
  • New social distancing protocols throughout the parks;
  • The requirement for guests, associates, and vendors to wear masks as directed by protocols;
  • An abundance of hand sanitizer stations placed throughout the parks; and
  • Increased cleaning and sanitization procedures of all high-touch areas throughout the parks.

The park is planning a phased reopening.

The park will open initially for Season Passholders only, and shortly thereafter for Cedar Point Resorts guests and guests who have pre-purchased tickets.

Cedar Point’s tentative opening dates:

  • July 9 – 10: park open to 2020 Cedar Point Season, Gold and Platinum Passholders only
  • Beginning July 11: park open to Cedar Point Resorts guests and 2020 Cedar Point Season, Gold and Platinum Passholders

Guests who do not have a pre-purchased ticket will not be able to make a reservation, initially. Hotel guests and Season Passholders, then pre-purchased ticket holders will be able to reserve first when it’s time.

An opening date for the Cedar Point waterpark has not been set.