American Coaster Enthusiasts, the world’s largest roller coaster enthusiasts club with more than 5,000 members, will hold their 42nd annual Coaster Con at Six Flags Magic Mountain and Knott’s Berry Farm from Sunday-Thursday, June 16-20.
The convention offers their members the opportunity to come together to celebrate the glory of roller coasters, the fun and memories amusement parks bring to their lives and the friendships built while sharing the joy of their hobby.
More than 400 American Coaster Enthusiasts members will visit Southern California from 37 states, Washington D.C., Australia, Canada, Chile and the United Kingdom for this five-day roller coaster extravaganza.
Six Flags Magic Mountain offers coaster enthusiasts an amazing selection of roller coasters. With 18 roller coasters and a 19th under construction, the variety and options offer endless thrill options.
Six Flags Magic Mountain holds the world’s record for the most roller coasters in a single amusement park, so what better way to kick off their 42nd annual Coaster Con?
With a unique assortment of roller coasters, both new and old, including X2, Tatsu, Full Throttle, Riddler’s Revenge and an ACE roller coaster landmark, New Revolution, this park deserves a celebration of this magnitude.
Knott’s Berry Farm, operating since 1940, brings a different experience for park goers with a focus on immersive theming alongside world-class roller coasters.
In addition to enjoying their 10 roller coasters; Knott’s Berry Farm has shows attendees will enjoy like Mystery Lodge and the Wild West Stunt Show along with unique food offerings like the famous Mrs. Knott’s chicken dinner.
During their visit, Montezuma’s Revenge will be recognized as one of only 41 roller coasters in the world to be designated an ACE roller coaster landmark. This distinction is reserved for roller coasters of historic significance.
Founded in 1978, American Coaster Enthusiasts is a nonprofit, volunteer organization dedicated to the preservation, promotion, appreciation and safe enjoyment of roller coasters. With more than 5,000 members worldwide, ACE is the largest and longest-running enthusiast organization in the world. Members of ACE receive exclusive park benefits, newsletters, magazines and the opportunity to attend local, national and even international tours at parks. ACE has been prominently featured on various news programs and many cable networks such as the Travel Channel.