Steel Vengeance First Rider Benefit

Cedar Point Photos Taken: 04/28/2018 Posted: 04/27/2018

Cedar Point hosted a first rider event for their opening of their new hyper-hybrid RMC Iron Horse coaster, Steel Vengeance. All proceeds from the event went to the LeBron James Family Foundation. Over $50,000 was raised in the event.

This photo update contains images from this event focusing on highlighting what is new in Cedar Point's Frontier Town.


Entrance at Cedar Point
Entrance - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
We're back at Cedar Point for the Steel Vengeance First Rider Benefit!
Magnum XL 200 at Cedar Point
Magnum XL 200 - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
All proceeds from this event go to the Lebron James Family Foundation.
Misc at Cedar Point
Misc - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
First stop, getting in line to pick up our credentials.
Top Thrill Dragster at Cedar Point
Top Thrill Dragster - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
A lot of rides were testing today. Top Thrill Dragster did not appear to be one of them.
Gemini Midway at Cedar Point
Gemini Midway - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
A little before 7, we were admitted into the park.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
Stepping into Frontier Town, the first thing we noticed were that the space age trash cans from last year have been replaced with barrels.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
Stockade is supposed to have hand breaded chicken tenders this year. Perhaps the same kind served last year at the Frontier Inn?
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
The 3 point shootout has been rethemed and changed to be a game of HORSE.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
The stage was moved across the path and now sits next to Roundup.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
The Jitney Arcade now has a shooting gallery. More on that later.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
Some tables were set up in preparation for the food sampling.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
Buckaroo's Burritos is now Miss Keat's Smokehouse. Food from this restaurant was available during the event.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
Sidewinder Sue's contains a new menu as well. It's main feature - Sidewinder fries.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
Steel Vengeance was testing prior to the start of the event.
Frontier Town at Cedar Point
Frontier Town - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
On the side was a stage that was setup for the event.
Steel Vengeance at Cedar Point
Steel Vengeance - Cedar Point
Date Taken: 04/28/2018
Date Posted: 04/27/2018
Steel Vengeance was declared open and the first riders proceeded to ride.