Kings Dominion Hours for 2017

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.

This Halloween-themed event, 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 (including the Everybody Pays Kids Price and Preschool Pass deals), promo codes, season pass info, the events schedule, and information on Halloween Haunt.




Kings Dominion Hours & Operating Schedule


March Operating Schedule and Hours

  • Pass Member Preview Day - March 24, 5 pm to 9 pm
  • Opening Day - March 25 - Open March 25 and 26 - 11:30 to 8 pm

April Operating Schedule and Hours

  • Open weekends April 1-2 and 16 - 11:30 am to 8 pm
  • Open April 10-14 for Spring Break - 11:30 am to 8 pm 
  • Open Fridays, April 7, 21, and 28 - 9:30 am to 6 pm 
  • Open April 8, 9, 14, 23 and 30 - 10:30 am to 8 pm
  • Open Saturdays, April 15, 22, and 29 - 10:30 am to 10 pm


May Hours 

Open daily starting the May 28.

  • Open Sundays, May 7, 14, and 21 - 10:30 am to 8 pm 
  • Open Fridays, May 5, 12, and 19 - 9:30 am to 6 pm 
  • Open Saturdays, May 6, 13, 20, and 27 - 10:30 to 10 pm
  • Open Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29 - 10:30 to 10 pm
  • Open Tuesday, May 30 and Wednesday, May 31 - 10:30 am to 6 pm

Soak City hours: May 27-28 - noon - 8 pm/ May 29 - Noon to 7 pm


June Hours

Park is open daily.

  • Open June 1, 10:30 to 6 pm
  • Open June 2, 4-9, 11-15 - 10:30 am to 8 pm
  • Open all other days in June - 10:30 am to 10:00 pm 

Soak City hours: June 6 - noon - 6 pm/ May 4, 9, and 11-14 - Noon to 7 pm/ all other days in May open noon - 8 pm


July Hours

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

Soak City hours: Open everyday all month - noon - 8 pm


August Hours

Kings Dominion hours in August - open daily.

  • Open August 1-13, 19 and 26 - 10:30 am to 10 pm 
  • Open August 14-18, 20-24, and 27 - 10:30 am to 8 pm
  • Open August 28 - 11:30 to 8 pm

Soak City hours: Open August 1-13 - noon - 8 pm/ Open Aug. 14-20 and 26-27 - noon - 7 pm/ open Aug. 21-25 and 28 - noon - 6 pm


September Hours

Kings Dominion hours in September - open select dates only.

  • Open Sept. 1 - 11:30 to 8 pm
  • Open Sept. 2-3 - 10:30 to 10 pm
  • Open Sept. 4 - 10:30 to 8 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 2016 hours - 2017 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)

Soak City hours: Open Sept. 1 - noon - 6 pm/ Open Sept. 2-4 - noon - 7 pm

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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