Theme park lovers and roller coaster enthusiasts will board their favorite coasters on August 16, throw their hands in the air and scream as they celebrate National Roller Coaster Day. To commemorate the occasion this year, The Big Apple Coaster at New York-New York and The Adventuredome at Circus Circus are paying homage to the special day with thrilling promotions. Are you up for the challenge?

The Big Apple Coaster at New York-New York

What:          
Take advantage of a coaster lover’s dream deal with buy-one-get-one-free passes to the 67-mph thrill ride that ascends 203 feet to its highest peak before rushing down 144 feet into gravity-defying twists and turns. The first 100 riders will receive a special “National Roller Coaster Day” T-shirt as proof that they came, they rode and they conquered this adventure. Guests must be at least 54 inches tall to ride.

Where:        
The Big Apple Coaster
New York-New York Hotel & Casino
3790 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

When:         
Saturday, August 16
10:30 a.m. – Noon

Price:         
Regular admission is $14

Purchase:    
Visit The Big Apple Coaster ticket booth for tickets

Price:            
Individual passes for the coasters are $10 each; All-day ride passes are $29.95 for premium (48 inches and taller) and $16.95 for junior (under 48 inches)