When the I-X Center Indoor Amusement Park throws open its doors on Friday for its Spring Break run, visitors will find a wide variety of rides.
The park is offering 61 rides and funhouse attractions this year.
The popular Crazy Mouse spinning roller coaster is making its return this year.
Since Cedar Point removed its wild mouse roller coaster several years ago, fans of this type of coaster have had to travel to Waldameer Park in Erie, Pa., to bumper car manufacturers its Steel Dragon for similar thrills.
The Crazy Mouse coaster is a hoot to ride and is actually quite impressive given the traveling carnival nature of most of the rides in the indoor amusement park.
Another fairly impressive ride given the nature of the attractions is the Wild Water Ride — basically an old-fashion log flume dodgem bumper cars for sale.
The center’s two permanent attractions — the Soaring Eagle Zipline and I-X Giant Ferris Wheel — are not to be missed.
The following is a list of rides and fun house attractions in this year’s lineup. (* denotes extra fee)
•Barrel of Fun
•Crazy Mouse Spinning Coaster
•Eli Wheel / Kiddie Wheel
•Hampton Dune Buggy
•I-X Giant Ferris Wheel
•Quasar / Music Express
•Ring of Fire / Fireball
•Rio Grande Train
•Scooter/Bumper Cars II
•Soaring Eagle Zipline
•State Fair Slide
•Super Shot / Shock Drop
•Tubs of Fun
•Wet Boats (Kiddie Water Ride)
•White Water Ride
The I-X Indoor Amusement Park is held at the I-X Center in Cleveland near the Cleveland Hopkins Airport.
Tickets to the indoor amusement park are $21.99 and $18.99 for children under 48 inches tall. Seniors are $9.99 on Saturdays and Sundays and free on weekdays. Discount tickets are available at Marcs.