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Browns Partner With Cleveland Amusement Park In Hopes Of Boosting Game Attendance

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 22 / 17

Fans attending the Oct. 1 Bengals-Browns game at FirstEnergy Stadium will "receive a free ticket" to the Cedar Point amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio, and the pass "will be good" for any day the park is open in '18, according to Kevin Kleps of CRAIN'S CLEVELAND BUSINESS. Each fan "will get a ...

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