We love to see Pittsburgh people working together – Kennywood has partnered with the Greater Pittsburgh Foodbank to launch their new roller coaster – the Sky Rocket.
They are auctioning off the first 200 seats to ride on the new coaster – all of the money from the auction benefits the Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank. Bidding starts at $50.
Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2010 – Must be at the park by 8:30
- Minimum bid = $50.00 – includes an all-day pass to Kennywood and a goodie souvenir bag.
- Highest bidder gets first choice of seating position, next highest, next choice, etc.
- You may bid for as many seats as you like.
- Auction ends Sunday, June 27th at midnight
Here is a POV video from the Sky Rocket:
Sky Rocket Details – click here for video
A seriously twisted, pulse detonating, Supercharged, stratospheric new ride Experience! Feel the seismic surge of a launch that takes you from zero to 50 in under 3 seconds! Take a fulll-throttle, 95-ft. Vertical climb and say adios to gravity as you go over-the-top and plummet 90-degrees due south! It’s an upside down, downside up, sky-flying adventure you won’t soon forget. Come feel the rush of a fully caffeinated, double-shot adrenaline espresso on rails.