Time-lapse: Kings Island fountain transformed into WinterFest ice rink

Posted at 12:48 PM, Nov 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-15 12:48:15-05

MASON, Ohio -- Kings Island is preparing for this year's WinterFest.

Crews have been working to transform the park's Royal Fountain into an ice rink for the event.

Kings Island shared a time-lapse video of the work. Watch it in the video player above.

The park said this year's event will be even bigger than last year's, with more than 5 million lights, live shows and as many as 19 rides. 

WinterFest is open select nights from Nov. 23 through Dec. 31. Admission is free for Gold Pass members or $25.99.