2011 Construction Watch

New for 2011: WindSeeker

2011 Construction Watch Archive

Welcome to CP Guide’s handy 2011 watch page! We’re going to keep you updated with all of the info going on at the park!

Photos of Construction and Activity

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings Area Overview

Cedar Point - 2010 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2010 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Markings

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Stake

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Stakes

Cedar Point - 2011 Ride Watch Stake

Cedar Point’s Clues

“Going into a 2011 planning meeting. This should be fun. I know it will be fun!”

July 9th from @CPTony on Twitter.

“I’m still remembering my chat with Tyler.. I asked if he could give an idea where it would be, he responded “There’s a lot of spots!” :O”

July 11th from @FerasH on Twitter.

“Who’s hungry? For a big, juicy stake? Or two? Or Three?”

July 21th from the OnPoint! Blog.

“We’re finalizing our exciting plans for our 2011 season, and you can be the first to find out all the good news!We’re letting the secret out on our Facebook page in the near future. So if you’d like to follow along with clues, tidbits and other tender morsels of information, make sure you visit us on Facebook for all the details.”

August 10th from the FunTimes Newsletter.

“Cedar Point loves its fans. And to prove it, you’ll be the first to know about our plans for 2011. Let the game begin.”

August 11th from Cedar Point’s Facebook.

Cedar Point changed their Facebook profile picture to a version of the park’s logo from the 1960’s or earlier.

August 11th form Cedar Point’s Facebook.

“The announcement won’t be random. You’ll eventually know when and what time. Don’t be hatin’!”

August 11th from Tony Clark on PointBuzz.

“Next year’s new attraction is a ride, that’s above ground, and is not a water ride.”

August 13th from the John Hildebrandt interview in the Sandusky Register.

“New ride will be announced later this month.”

August 13th from the John Hildebrandt interview in the Sandusky Register.

“Construction for the new ride will begin this fall.”

August 13th from the John Hildebrandt interview in the Sandusky Register.

“The new ride doesn’t include the word “star” in any way.”

August 13th from the John Hildebrandt interview in the Sandusky Register.

“I ride just about every ride [at Cedar Point]. I’m not sure I’m gonna ride this.”

August 13th from the John Hildebrandt interview in the Sandusky Register.

“500,000! IEItRmA.”

August 15th from Cedar Point’s Facebook.

“Cedar Point will announce the plans for 2011 one week from today! For clues and more info, click the “New in 2011” tab above.”

August 17th from Cedar Point’s Facebook.

“Cedar Point just posted another clue. Have you checked the tab above? Hmm??”

August 17th from Cedar Point’s Facebook.

Photo of windmill, linked to Utah Education Network lesson plan titled “Windy Weather” – Make wind detectors with paper plates, ribbon, and streamers. Go for walks over an extended period of time to observe and record the effect of the wind on the detectors and other observable objects (leaves, grass, etc.).

August 17th from New in 2011 tab on Cedar Point’s Facebook

Photo of dinosaur, linked to the website KidsDinos.com – Dinosaurs for Kids.

August 18th from New in 2011 tab on Cedar Point’s Facebook

Photo of couple holding hands on beach, linked to the YouTube video of Nick Lucas singing “Side By Side”.

August 19th from New in 2011 tab on Cedar Point’s Facebook

Photo of a diaper.

August 20th from New in 2011 tab on Cedar Point’s Facebook

Photo of crayons, linked to website 64 Crayons.

August 21st from New in 2011 tab on Cedar Point’s Facebook

Photo of three pairs of feet, linked to Yahoo! Answers question asking, “What are the square numbers between 300 and 500 and also what are the two triangular numbers between 50 and 70.”.

August 22nd from New in 2011 tab on Cedar Point’s Facebook

Whoops!

August 23rd from the OnPoint! Blog.

What We Know

The new ride will not be built by Intaride.

July 7th from the Dick Kinzel interview in the Sandusky Register.

The new ride will be located near the beach.

July 7th from the Dick Kinzel interview in the Sandusky Register.

Dick Kinzel said the new ride will “bring back a lot of memories for people that follow Cedar Point.”

July 7th from the Dick Kinzel interview in the Sandusky Register.

An announcement on the new ride is coming in mid-August

July 7th from the Dick Kinzel interview in the Sandusky Register.

The new ride for 2011 will target thrill seekers

May 16th from the Dick Kinzel interview in the Sandusky Register.

Ocean Motion and Chaos are both listed For Sale

July 21th from Ital International LLC.

New Stories

Wait ’til next year, Point bosses promise

May 16th from the Sandusky Register.

Cedar Fair: Financial roller coaster looks better in 2010

May 17th from the Sandusky Register.

Web update: New Cedar Point thrill ride

July 6th from the Sandusky Register.

Second Sunday with Richard Kinzel: Cedar Fair CEO says market will thaw

July 11th from the Sandusky Register.

New for 2011: Stratosoar!?!? (Speculation)

August 3rd from CP Guide.

Watch Between the Lines with special guests Diedre Cole and John Hildebrandt

August 13th from CP Guide.

Is the new Cedar Point ride a Dutch treat?

August 18th from CP Guide.

Ride wars at Cedar Point?

August 19th from CP Guide.

New Cedar Point ride’s patent being disputed

August 22nd from CP Guide.

What’s the commotion? Say goodbye, Ocean Motion

August 22nd from CP Guide.

Be sure to check back to this page for more news and updates!