Cedar Fair Announces 2013 Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call

SANDUSKY, Ohio, Oct. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE:FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment will hold its quarterly conference call with investors to discuss third quarter earnings on Thursday, November 7 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

Participants on the call will include Matt Ouimet, president and chief executive officer and Brian Witherow, executive vice president and chief financial officer. This call will be broadcast live to all interested persons as a listen-only webcast on www.cedarfair.com.

This call is being webcast by NASDAQ OMX and can be accessed through Cedar Fair's web site at www.cedarfair.com. The webcast is also being distributed through third party distribution channels, including the StreetEvents Network operated by Thomson Reuters (Markets) LLC and its affiliates.

If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be archived on the company's website www.cedarfair.com.

About Cedar Fair Entertainment Company:

Cedar Fair is a publicly traded partnership headquartered in Sandusky, Ohio. The Company, which owns and operates eleven amusement parks, three outdoor water parks, one indoor water park and five hotels, is one of the largest regional amusement park operators in the world. Its parks are located in Ohio, California, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Missouri, Michigan, and Toronto, Ontario. Cedar Fair also operates Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park in California under a management contract. Cedar Fair's flagship park, Cedar Point, has been consistently voted the "Best Amusement Park in the World" in a prestigious annual poll conducted by Amusement Today newspaper.

CONTACT: Cedar Fair Entertainment Company Stacy Frole, 419.627.2227 Corporate Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications sfrole@cedarfair.com Lisa Broussard, 419.609.5929 Manager, Investor Relations & Revenue Management lbroussard@cedarfair.comSource:Cedar Fair