Kings Dominion Hours for 2016

Look below for Kings Dominion hours, Halloween Haunt info, and discount ticket deals!

The park opens the end of March. After that, it's open weekends until it opens continuously starting the end of May. It remains open daily through the first weekend in September, plus select dates in September.

At that point, the water park Soak City closes for the season and the main park closes a few weeks to get ready for Halloween Haunt which is open weekends the end of September to the end of Oct. Closing times do vary, so to be on the safe side, check out the full schedule below.

Then, keep reading for links for single-day discount tickets, promo codes, season pass info, the events schedule, and information on Halloween Haunt.


Note: Season pass prices go up after Jan. 10th!




Kings Dominion Hours & Operating Schedule


March Operating Schedule and Hours

  • Pass Member Preview Day - to be announced
  • Opening Day - March 25 - Open March 25, 26, and 27 - 10:30 to 8 pm
  • Open March 28-31 - 10:30 to 6 pm

April Operating Schedule and Hours

  • Open weekends April 1-3, 9-10, 16-17, and 23-24 - 10:30 am to 8 pm 
  • Open Friday, April 29 - 10:30 am to 6 pm 
  • Open Saturday, April 30 - 10:30 am to 10 pm


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May Hours 

Open daily starting the May 30.

  • Open Sundays, May 1, 8 and 15, and 22 - 10:30 am to 8 pm (Open Sunday, May 29, 10:30 am to 10 pm)
  • Open Fridays, May 6, 13, and 20 - 9:30 am to 6 pm (Open Saturday, May 27, 9:30 am to 8 pm)
  • Open Saturdays, May 7, 14, 21, and 28 - 10:30 to 10 pm
  • Open Monday, May 30, 10:30 am to 10 pm
  • Open Tuesday, May 31 - 10:30 am to 6 pm 

June Hours

Park is open daily.

  • Open June 1-2, 10:30 to 6 pm
  • Open Friday, June 3, June 5-10, and June 12-16 - 10:30 am to 8 pm 
  • Open June 4, 11, and 17-30 - 10:30 am to 10:00 pm 

July Hours

Hours in July - open daily, 10:30 am to 10 pm.

August Hours

Kings Dominion hours in August - open daily.

  • Open August 1-14, 20 and 27 - 10:30 am to 10 pm 
  • Open August 15-19, 21-26, and 28 - 10:30 am to 8 pm
  • Open August 28-31 - 10:30 to 7 pm


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September Hours

Kings Dominion hours in September - open select dates only.

  • Open Sept. 1- 10:30 am to 7:00 pm
  • Open Sept. 2 and 5 - 10:30 to 8 pm
  • Open Sept. 3-4 - 10:30 to 10 pm
  • Halloween Haunt dates/hours will be posted later in the season - For Halloween Haunt info click here.

Kings Dominion hosts "Halloween Haunt" - open select dates only - These are 2015 hours - 2016 hours will be posted as they become available.

  • Open Saturdays Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31- 10:30 am to midnight
  • Open Sundays, Oct. 4, 11, 18, and 25 - 10:30 am to 10 pm
  • Open Monday, Oct. 12 - 10:30 to 6 pm
  • Open Fridays, Oct. 2, 16, 23, and 30 - 7 pm to midnight (Oct. 9 - 10:30 to midnight)

Note: The operating schedule is always open to change, so if you want to be completely sure, check the calendar on the Kings Dominion theme park website.




Discount Ticket Info, Season Passes, Events and Halloween Haunt

For Kings Dominion single-day discount tickets and current promo codes, click here.

For season pass info, click here.

For the Kings Dominion events schedule, click here. 

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