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Worlds of Fun Introduces Chickie's & Pete's® to Newly Renovated Oceans of Fun Section of Worlds of Fun

Friday, May 24th, 2013

KANSAS CITY, Mo.- Worlds of Fun is proud to announce Chickie’s & Pete’s® as a new food venue for guests at the newly renovated Oceans of Fun section of Worlds of Fun. Chickie’s & Pete’s®, known for their World Famous Crabfries®, was recognized as “ESPN’s Number One Sports Bar in North America.”

Chickie’s & Pete’s® will serve a wide variety of Chickie’s® favorites in addition to their World Famous Crabfries®, including Pete’s Famous Philly Cheesesteak and Chicken Cheesesteak. Overlooking a lake, guests will be able to enjoy a cold beverage while shooting pool or catching the big game.

Chickie’s & Pete’s® Worlds of Fun location is the Midwest’s first. Since their beginnings in 1977, Chickie’s & Pete’s® hometown flavor has exploded across Philadelphia and New Jersey, prompting the celebration of the 5 millionth Crabfries® served in 2008.

Other additions to Worlds of Fun include six new waterslides on a massive 65-foot-tall complex overlooking the Surf City Wave Pool, in the Oceans of Fun section of the park. Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun, now all in one park and all for one price, guests experience both thrill rides and waterslides. Worlds of Fun is open daily and the waterpark opens Saturday, May 25th. For more information, visit

Worlds of Fun is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, a publicly traded partnership that is listed for trading on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “FUN.” In addition to the Worlds of Fun, Cedar Fair owns and operates ten other amusement parks, six water parks, one indoor water park resort, and five hotels. Cedar Fair also operates the Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park in Gilroy, California under a management contract.

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