Go All Out This Season with Exciting Events, Four New Shows, New Food and Retail Experiences, and the All-New Georgia Surfer Opening This Summer
AUSTELL, Georgia — February 28, 2024 — Six Flags Over Georgia — the Thrill Capital of the South — kicks off its 57th season on Saturday, March 2. The park has spent the winter gearing up for a season of exciting events, a sensational spring entertainment lineup, new in-park experiences centered on guest service and a first-of-its-kind Ultra Surf coaster, Georgia Surfer, opening later this summer.
Georgia Surfer Coming This Summer
This summer, Six Flags Over Georgia is debuting a first-of-its-kind, industry-revolutionizing attraction featuring the ultimate combination of a roller coaster and a water ride. Created by Intamin Amusement Rides, Georgia Surfer promises ultra-power, high capacity and unpredictable airtime – the ultimate theme park surf experience. The new construction will take place in the former Splashwater Falls area, neighboring Thunder River and Pandemonium. To stay up to date on announcements regarding this new attraction, visit sixflags.com/overgeorgia.
Sensational Spring Entertainment Lineup
Six Flags Over Georgia is kicking off the 2024 season with a jam packed entertainment lineup featuring four new offerings, the return of a guest favorite comedy show and character meet and greets featuring the Looney Tunes and Monster Mansion characters. Start the day off right with the Looney Tunes Welcome Celebration then dance along to the beat with the Funtime Drumline, Peachtree Pop Stars or Looney Tunes Party in the Plaza. Plus, the guest favorite Comedy Wild West Show is returning in a new location at the Dare Devil Dive Stage.
Exciting Events & Park Milestones
This season, Six Flags Over Georgia is celebrating multiple park milestones and will be introducing new and guest-favorite events, such as:
For more information on these upcoming events and more, visit sixflags.com/overgeorgia.
Personalized Ride Photo Experience
Six Flags Over Georgia has partnered with PomVom, a digital platform that seamlessly connects guests to photos and video captured in the park, to expand their digital media services in the park. Guests can now capture memorable moments with personalized photos and videos delivered straight to their phones. The new experience is offered at Goliath, THE RIDDLER™ Mindbender, Twisted Cyclone, Log Jamboree, SUPERMAN™: Ultimate Flight, BATMAN™: The Ride and during meet and greets with the Looney Tunes characters. Guests can visit sixflags.com/overgeorgia to learn more and purchase a Digital Media Package before their next visit.
Updated Infrastructure for an Enhanced Guest Experience
Construction has begun on a new Six Flags Universe store, opening later this season. The new location, located at the park entrance, is a one stop shop for Six Flags, Looney Tunes and DC COMICS merchandise. The park entrance is also home to a brand new funnel cake building, redesigned for efficiency and guest satisfaction. Dee Jay’s Diner, a retro 1950s style quick service restaurant, is receiving an interior remodel later this season, with a focus on enhancing guest comfort and service.
Flavorful New Food Offerings
A variety of tasty, new food and beverage offerings are launching at the park this season, including pineapple and strawberry soft serve, flatbread sandwiches featuring Italian meat, chicken pesto or vegetables, hot Miner’s Melts from Miner’s Cookhouse and an all new Muenster Mansion Burger named after the iconic Monster Mansion attraction. New bar locations are being added to the park, including Along the Rails Tavern, a relaxing outdoor patio located near the picturesque Marthasville Railroad Station, and Munchopolis Beverages, which offers cold beers and tantalizing moonshine cocktails.
Six Flags Over Georgia is open weekends March 2 through May 19, including daily operation for Spring Break March 30 – April 7. Summer daily operation begins May 22. The best way to experience all that Six Flags Over Georgia has to offer is with a Season Pass, which includes visits to the park all season long, food and merchandise discounts, and more benefits depending on pass level. To view current Season Pass deals, visit sixflags.com/overgeorgia.
About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional theme park company with 27 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada. For 63 years, Six Flags has entertained hundreds of millions of guests with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. Six Flags is committed to creating an inclusive environment that fully embraces the diversity of our team members and guests. For more information, visit sixflags.com.
About Six Flags Over Georgia
Six Flags Over Georgia, the Thrill Capital of the South, is home to more than 45 rides and attractions including 12 world-class roller coasters and the seven-acre Hurricane Harbor Atlanta water park. Six Flags White Water, the South’s Most Thrilling Water Park, boasts more than 24 state-of-the-art water slides, three interactive children’s areas and a 700,000 gallon wave pool. Six Flags Over Georgia and White Water are the premier destinations for thrilling, family fun.
Sky Striker Joins Record-Breaking Lineup at Thrill Capital of the Midwest
GURNEE, Ill. — August 30, 2023 — Six Flags Great America, the Thrill Capital of the Midwest, announced today the Midwest’s tallest pendulum thrill ride, Sky Striker, will debut in spring 2024. Towering at an astounding 17 stories tall, the impressive swinging disk will reach speeds up to 75 miles per hour as it glides back and forth, higher and higher to give riders a breathtaking view of the park’s skyline.
“Six Flags has a history of superior ride innovation and we’re excited to introduce this major thrill ride coming to Six Flags Great America,” said Six Flags Great America Park President, John Krajnak. “Sky Striker will be the perfect complement to the record-breaking lineup of roller coasters and thrill attractions that our guests look forward to season after season.”
Sky Striker is a giant pendulum ride that sends riders on a breathtaking journey to extreme heights. Highlights include:
Sky Striker is scheduled to debut in spring 2024 in the County Fair section of the park. For more information on Sky Striker and the 2024 season at Six Flags Great America, visit sixflags.com/greatamerica.
Six Flags Great America is also announcing the Biggest Sale of the Year, featuring discounts of up to 70% on season passes, tickets, and more, available now through September 5. What sets this offer apart is that not only can park visitors enjoy the new 2024 experiences with their season passes, they can also receive admission throughout the remainder of 2023 including access to the highly popular Six Flags Fright Fest.
About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional theme park company and the largest operator of water parks in North America, with 27 parks across the United States, Mexico, and Canada. For 62 years, Six Flags has entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling water parks, and unique attractions. Six Flags is committed to creating an inclusive environment that fully embraces the diversity of our team members and guests. For more information, visit sixflags.com.
About Six Flags Great America
Six Flags Great America is a 300 acre theme park located between Chicago and Milwaukee. The “Thrill Capital of the Midwest” offers endless thrills for the entire family with 17 heart-pounding roller coasters, spectacular shows featuring world-class entertainers, and three children's themed areas. For more information, visit sixflags.com/greatamerica.
New in 2024, Six Flags Over Georgia Debuts the Ultra Surf Roller Coaster, Invites Fans to Join the Naming Process
AUSTELL, Georgia — August 28, 2023 — Six Flags Over Georgia, the Thrill Capital of the South, is preparing a 2024 summer debut of the first-of-its-kind, industry-revolutionizing “Ultra Surf “coaster featuring the ultimate combination of a roller coaster and a water ride. While the name of this thriller is still TBD, Six Flags Over Georgia fans will be invited to take part in the selection of the coaster’s official name! Follow the park’s social media for complete details.
This coaster might look simple—but looks can be deceiving. Ultra Surf is bringing a totally new coaster experience to the park. Riders will launch forward and backward along nearly 590 feet of track, reaching speeds of up to 60 miles per hour, hitting the ride’s 144-foot peak before coasting down into a scenic splash pool. Free-spinning seats ensure no two rides are alike.
Ultra Surf Facts:
“The Ultra Surf experience is amazing and a perfect addition to the Six Flags Over Georgia collection of roller coasters,” said Park President, David Zellner. “There are so many features that make this coaster unique; ensuring that no two rides are the same, and everyone has a blast. We are stoked to be first to debut this awesome ride.”
Created by Intamin Amusement Rides, the Ultra Surf promises ultra-power, high capacity and unpredictable airtime – the ultimate theme park surf experience. The new construction will take place in the former Splashwater Falls area, neighboring Thunder River and Pandemonium.
Your vote counts! Six Flags Over Georgia will open the polls today to allow fans to help name the newest addition to the park’s collection of world-class roller coasters. Visit sixflags.com/overgeorgia/attractions/name-our-coaster to learn more.
Six Flags Over Georgia is now open weekends while the park prepares for exciting upcoming events such as Fright Fest, Boo Fest, and Oktoberfest. Visit sixflags.com/overgeorgia to view park hours.
The Biggest Sale of the Year is here! Six Flags Over Georgia is also announcing the Biggest Sale of the Year, featuring discounts of up to 70% on season passes, tickets, and more, available now through September 5. What sets this offer apart is that not only can park visitors enjoy the new 2024 experiences with their season passes, they can also receive admission throughout the remainder of 2023 including access to the highly popular Six Flags Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park. For more information, visit sixflags.com/overgeorgia.
Six Flags Jobs: Named one of the Nation’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®, Six Flags offers a wide variety of positions from entry level to management opportunities. Job perks for Six Flags Over Georgia team members include advancement opportunities, reward and recognition programs, educational scholarships, paid training, free park admission, exclusive team member events and special incentives from area businesses.
Six Flags Over Georgia will be holding additional Fright Fest audition dates in August and September. For more information and to apply online, visit sixflagsjobs.com.