Kentucky Kingdom preps for May 24 opening

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky Kingdom is extending its special price deal for season tickets for a few more hours.

Until 7 p.m. Monday, season passes are available for $59.95 plus tax.

The deal originally expired at midnight Sunday, but the park extended the deadline because of overwhelming demand.

In addition to admission, the pass includes 20 percent off all park food and merchandise.

After 7, the price goes up to $99.95 plus tax.

Park officials say Kentucky Kingdom has sold 64,000 season passes.

Customers can still get a discount using a Kroger deal until June 2 for $69.95.

To purchase season tickets, click here.

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