Worlds of Fun in Kansas City closes early for the season

Kansas City, Mo. – With colder weather approaching, Dunya of Fun has closed for the season.

The Kansas City amusement park was originally scheduled to open for the last weekend of Nov. 12-13, but announced on Facebook it will be closed instead due to the forecast.

A spokesperson confirmed that wraps up the Worlds of Fun season. Worlds of Fun is not hosting WinterFest this year; This park has not been implemented since 2019.

Thrill seekers will now have to wait until the park reopens in the spring for its 50th anniversary.

New next year, Worlds of Fun will bring the Zambezi Zinger roller coaster back to the park. This was one of the original rides when Worlds of Fun opened in 1973.

The new Zinger will be taller than the original ride and reach a speed of 45 mph.

Worlds of Fun said Zambezi Zinger is expected to open in the park’s African region next spring.

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