Cedar Pointâ??s parent company announces record attendance in 2011

Cedar Point

Cedar Fair reporting 2011 as a good year in attendance for all of its 17 water and amusement park locations.

The parent company of Cedar Point reports attendance totaled 23.4 million guests in 2011.; a 2.6% increase of 2010â??s 22.8 million visitors.

"2011 was another strong year for Cedar Fair," said Matt Ouimet, president and chief executive officer. "Our employees did an excellent job providing our guests with the quality experience that they have come to expect from Cedar Fair. The strength of our season pass programs and commitment to premier new rides, attractions and special events also supported the record attendance we experienced this year."

Cedar Fair operates 3 out of 17 parks in Ohio that include Kings Island, Cedar Point and Wildwater Kingdom.