Buena Park, Calif. (February 26, 2016) – Knott’s Berry Farm announced today that its celebration of the 75th anniversary of the historic old west Ghost Town will run May 27 through September 5. To mark 75 years of Ghost Town, Knott’s will reopen GhostRider, the longest, tallest, and fastest wooden roller coaster on the West Coast on May 27 following a complete restoration. As part of the summer 2016 celebration, Knott’s will also introduce a new interactive entertainment experience called Ghost Town Alive!. Ghost Town Alive! allows guests to play an active role in shaping what happens throughout the town every day through September 5.
Knott’s also announced that its first Starbucks will open on March 18 in the California MarketPlace, just outside the Park’s main entrance, and will offer Starbuck’s world class coffee drinks and entrees. Adjacent to Starbucks is Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant, which is currently undergoing a comprehensive renovation and will open in spring 2016.