GOCC Spring Fling!

On June 10, 2017

The Great Ohio Coaster Club invites all coaster club members to join us for our year long birthday celebration


as GOCC turns 25 years old and for our annual Spring Fling event at Waldameer Park & Water World in Erie, PA!

We will be treated to ERT on Ravine Flyer II, Comet, a lights on tour of the Whacky Shack and a delicious picnic of Polish sausage in red sauce, hot dogs, hamburgers, Italian style meatballs in red sauce, baked beans, sauerkraut, applesauce w/cinnamon, macaroni salad, potato salad, coleslaw, ice cream and birthday cake.

Fun, friends, birthday cake and roller coasters will make a weekend you will not want to miss!!



Tentative Schedule

10:00 a.m. Registration—Lakeview Pavilion
10:45 a.m Behind the scenes tour (lights on) of Whacky Shack
12:00 p.m First ride on Wacky Shack
12:00 – 10:00 p.m. Park Open to the public
1:00 – 7:00 p.m. Water Park open to the public
TBA Photo Op
3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Soft Drink Service—Lakeview
4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Picnic—Lakeview Pavilion
10:00 – 11:00 p.m. ERT on Ravine Flyer II & Comet


  Regular Member (Age 5 & Up) Child Member (Age 4 and Under) Regular Non Member (age 5 and Up) Child Non-Member (Age 4 and Under)
Waldameer Season Pass Holder $18.00 $8.00 $22.00 $12.00
Non Season Pass Holder $40.00 $30.00 $44.00 $34.00



Registration is now closed!

There will be no on-site registrations.

To Download The Event Flyer and Schedule Click Here!


To receive Text Message alerts regarding event schedule changes, text: GOCCALERTS to 84483

In addition to members of GOCC, this event will be open to members of the following recognized coaster clubs and their guests at the member price:

  •     ACE (American Coaster Enthusiasts) www.aceonline.org
  •     CoasterBuzz www.coasterbuzz.com
  •     Coaster Crew www.coastercrew.net
  •     Coaster Fusion Club www.coasterfusionclub.com
  •     DAFE (Darkride and Funhouse Enthusiasts) www.dafe.org
  •     European Coaster Club www.coasterclub.org
  •     FLCC (Florida Coaster Club) www.floridacoasterclub.com
  •     MACC (Mid-Atlantic Coaster Club) www.coasterdan.com/macc/
  •     NAPHA (National Amusement Park Historical Association) www.napha.org
  •     RCCGB (Roller Coaster Club of Great Britain) www.rccgb.co.uk
  •     Club TPR www.themeparkreview.com
  •     WNYCC (Western New York Coaster Club) www.wnycc.org

Members registering at the Member price may be asked to show their valid, unexpired membership card as proof of membership in their respective club.

At least one individual signing their group up MUST be a member of a recognized club.

If you are not a member of a recognized club, or attending as the guest of a member, you may join GOCC in order to attend this event by Clicking Here!


The payment of registration fees by, for, or on behalf of participants releases and holds harmless the Great Ohio Coaster Club, Inc. (GOCC), its members, its Board of Directors, its representatives or appointees, and Waldameer Park and Waterworld from any and all liabilities related to the event.

Attendees are expected to abide by the Codes of Conduct of the organization to which they belong to ensure that the organizations are always represented in a positive manner. Members wearing the organization logos, attending organized events, or identifying themselves as members should be aware that their behavior impacts the organization’s reputation. Members found to be in violation of these codes may be subject to disciplinary procedures of their respective organization. Members are responsible for the conduct of their non-member guests.

Every attempt will be made to follow the printed itinerary, but scheduled activities are subject to modifications due to weather, mechanical or other unfore-seeable problems.

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