Press Releases

Press Releases


GhostRider - The Fastest, Tallest & Longest Wooden Coaster on the West Coast Returns
Knott’s Berry Farm’s classic wooden roller coaster, GhostRider makes its long-awaited return on June 11, 2016 following a massive nine month restoration project.
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Live New Adventures in the Old West during Ghost Town Alive!
Now through September 5, experience the old west town in a whole new way during Ghost Town Alive! Travel back in time to the boomtown of Calico and meet the lively town folk.
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Set off on New Adventures Around Ghost Town
The recently completed restoration of Knott’s Berry Farm’s Ghost Town has brought new sights and sounds to the familiar old west town of Calico.
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Spectacular New Live Entertainment Opens At Knott's
This summer brings new shows to Knott's Berry Farm as well as the return of some of our favorite seasonal entertainment.
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Knott's Berry Farm To Open A Starbucks Store In March
Knott’s Berry Farm announced today that it will open its first Starbucks location. The 935 square foot Starbucks store will open in March 2016 in the California MarketPlace, just outside the Park’s main entrance, and will offer Starbuck’s world class coffee drinks and entrees.
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Knott's Invites Families To The Party On New Year's Eve
The countdown to the New Year is on at Knott’s Merry Farm! With special one-night-only entertainment, mesmerizing fireworks and extended hours, plus Knott’s signature rides and attractions, Knott’s New Year’s Eve celebration is the place for guests of all ages to ring in 2016.
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Knott's Cooks Up Holiday Dining On The Farm Starting Thanksgiving Day
When it comes to holiday dining, no one does it better than Knott’s Berry Farm! Starting Thanksgiving Day, a bounty of delectable choices await hungry guests, from freshly made Thanksgiving Take Home Dinners, an all-you-can-eat champagne buffet at Spurs Chophouse, or an elegant Thanksgiving meal at the Knott’s Berry Farm Hotel. The Thanksgiving holiday is only the start of delicious dining on the farm.
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Complete Refurbishment Underway of Mrs. Knott's Chicken Dinner Restaurant
Knott’s Berry Farm announces a complete refurbishment of Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant. Construction began November 2, 2015 and a grand reopening is planned for spring 2016. The project will refresh and preserve the original “tea room” dining room and bring cosmetic and thematic upgrades throughout the restaurant’s other dining areas.
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Joy Is In Season At Knott's Merry Farm
Joy Is In Season At Knott's Merry Farm
Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
Starting November 21st, Knott’s Berry Farm is filled with the spirit of the holiday season as it wondrously transforms into Knott’s Merry Farm! The perfect place to make holiday memories and traditions invites guests to celebrate with thrilling attractions, live entertainment, a crafts fair, festive food, lavish holiday decorations, and nightly snow in Ghost Town.
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Knott's Celebrates Ghost Town's 75th Anniversary With New Entertainment and the Re-launch of GhostRider
In 2016, Knott's Berry Farm’s Ghost Town will celebrate its 75th anniversary with two major offerings next summer. The centerpiece of the summer 2016 celebration is the interactive entertainment experience, Ghost Town Alive!, which immerses guests in new stories and adventures in the familiar town of Calico. The west is about to get even wilder when GhostRider returns from a major restoration project with all new trains that will gallop along over 4,500 feet of new wooden track.
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Knott's Fire & Police Recognition Days Honors Those Who Protect Our Community
As a thank you to all the men and women who assist in protecting life and property, Knott’s Berry Farm Theme Park is proud to offer Fire and Police Recognition Days. Starting Monday, November 30 through Sunday, January 31, 2016, Knott’s will once again extend free Park admission to all active fire and police personnel and one guest. From November 30, 2015 - January 3, 2016 up to six additional tickets can be purchased for only $30 each. From January 4 - 31 up to six additional tickets can be purchased for only $25 each.
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Knott's Annual Celebration Honors Veterans, Retired & Active Military With Free Admission
Knott’s Berry Farm continues its tradition of honoring the brave men and women who have served in the U.S. military, both past and present, with free admission during its 26th annual Military Tribute. Knott’s is the only theme park that has continuously offered free admission to veterans and active military personnel in honor of our nation’s Veteran’s Day holiday.
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Knott's Invites You To Celebrate Labor Day Weekend On The Farm
Knott’s Berry Farm offers special Labor Day weekend entertainment and family fun for a variety of ages and interests, including a spectacular Labor Day Sunday fireworks show. On September 6, the Park’s skyline will glow with a brilliant fireworks show at 10pm.
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This Fall, Knott's Berry Farm Will Debut An All-New, Expanded Daytime Family Friendly Halloween Event
The inaugural Knott’s Spooky Farm event, a park wide daytime, non-scare celebration for kids geared for kids ages 3-11, takes place weekends in October starting October 3 – Halloween Day. Knott's Berry Farm invites families to join in on the Halloween fun with all new experiences in Ghost Town, Boardwalk, Fiesta Village, and Camp Snoopy. The special limited-time entertainment serves up live entertainment, hands on activities, a costume contest, and more.
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New Evil Rises At Knott's Scary Farm This Halloween Season
The 43rd annual world renowned event, Knott’s Scary Farm, returns for 24 horrifying nights September 24 – October 31 and conjures up never before seen experiences and show-stopping entertainment including three new bloodcurdling mazes, Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, in an all-new stage show and the return of the groundbreaking Special Ops: Infected – Patient Zero.
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Knott's Announces New And Returning Haunted Attractions, Including The Return Of Elvira, And More For Its 2015 Season
Knott’s Scary Farm, the largest, most haunted experience in Southern California, has unveiled a new spine-chilling maze for its 43rd annual event, The Dead of Winter. The theme park has also announced the return of 2014’s unparalleled interactive experience, Special Ops: Infected - Patient Zero. Also back by popular demand, Elvira, the legendary Mistress of the Dark, will star in an all-new show, Elvira’s Asylum. The notorious event returns for 24 horrifying nights September 24 – October 31 and features 11 mazes, three Scare Zones, two live action packed shows, five Skeleton Key Rooms, and a thousand monsters lurking in the fog. Whatever you’re imagining, it’s here…at Knott’s Scary Farm.
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Knott's Berry Farm Hosts First-Ever Coaster Campout Event
Knott’s Berry Farm is excited to announce its first-ever Coaster Campout night in support of the Boys and Girls Club of America.
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The Top 10 Can't Miss Live Shows At Knott's Berry Farm This Summer
Farm fresh summertime fun at Knott’s Berry Farm will enhance all of the wholesome charm and excitement guests enjoy year-round at the iconic theme park. Select days, starting June 13 through September 7, Knott’s summer entertainment headliners are Blockbuster Beagle!, Vertical Impact, Vertical Impact: Geared Up!, and more sensational shows! Guests will also be able to experience the incredible new ride, Voyage to the Iron Reef. Providing guests with extra time to take advantage of all of the new limited-time offerings, Knott’s extends its Park hours from 10am to 10pm during the summer season.
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Knott's Soak City Water Park Invites Guests To A Premier Summer Oasis
Summer fun is just around the corner at the 13-acre water park, Knott’s Soak City. Adjacent to the world-famous Knott's Berry Farm theme park, the water park will open daily from May 23 – Labor Day and Sept. 12 and Sept. 13. Additionally, Knott’s Berry Farm and Knott’s Soak City water park are pleased to announce that they will be offering FREE admission to active, veteran and retired United States Military personnel Saturday through Monday of Memorial Day weekend (May 23-25).
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Knott's New Interactive 4-D Ride Makes A Splash
Beginning Friday, May 15, Knott’s Berry Farm’s guests will embark on a thrilling journey into the depths of the Boardwalk to fight the Kraken Queen and save the park from a watery doom on Voyage to the Iron Reef™. The spectacular new interactive 4-D ride features ten interactive scenes filled with menacing sea creatures and many hidden surprises that react to the accuracy of the freeze blasters controlled by the guests on board. Every rider earns a score, which makes every trip to the Iron Reef a competitive, repeatable adventure. The park is also opening a refreshed 8,186 sq. ft. arcade, a new retail shop called Nautilus, and will reopen the updated Laser Tag compound later this summer.
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Knott's Announces New Interactive 4-D Attraction for 2015
Voyage To The Iron Reef Will Submerge Guests Under The Boardwalk In An Interactive Media-Based 4-D Adventure To Save The Theme Park
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KNOTT’S BERRY FARM ANNOUNCES GRAND RE-OPENING DATE FOR THE CLASSIC CALICO MINE RIDE
BUENA PARK, CA (May 2014) Knott’s Berry Farm is proud to announce that the Calico Mine Ride will reopen on June 14, 2014. The top-to-bottom refurbishment began in early January and includes dozens of new richly-detailed animatronic figures, state-of-the art lighting, audio, and all-new special effects. When the classic railroad adventure reopens in June, passengers will embark on the most immersive mining journeys the “Calico Mining Company” has ever offered.
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NEW PEANUTS FUN COMING TO GRAND SIERRA RAILROAD IN CAMP SNOOPY
As part of Knott’s celebration of 30 years of Camp Snoopy, the theme park is excited to announce new fun coming to the Grand Sierra Railroad.
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