LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky Kingdom opens for the season on Saturday.
The park added a fifth rollercoaster this year. "Storm Chaser" features America's first 10-story barrel roll drop. USA Today has called Storm Chaser one of 10 most-anticipated coasters of the year.
Kentucky Kingdom is expected to employ a staff this season of about 1,300.
Right now, the park is only open to the public on weekends. The Hurricane Bay Water Park won't open until Saturday, May 28, which is when the regular season begins.
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