Photo courtesy: Cedar Point
SANDUSKY -- Ohio-based amusement park operator Cedar Fair says it had a record 23.4 million guests last year, up from the chain's previous attendance record of 22.8 million in 2010.
The nation's third-largest amusement park chain says attendance figures at its 17 locations were up 2.6 percent, or about 590,000 visits, compared with the previous year.
Cedar Fair operates amusement parks, water parks and hotels, including Cedar Point and Kings Island in Ohio and Knott's Berry Farm in California.
The Associated Press