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Kentucky Kingdom (previously known as Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom) is an amusement park located in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. The park is located on 58 acres (23 ha) of land which includes a collection of 27 amusement rides and a water park named Splashwater Kingdom. The park is currently standing but not operating until funding is approved when it will reopen under new management and owner with additional rides and attractions. Kentucky Kingdom opened on May 23, 1987, leasing 10 acres (4.0 ha) at the Kentucky Exposition Center property. The park was an extension of the State Fair. It closed before the end of the season. One of the original rides was a roller coaster named Starchaser. The owners filed bankruptcy and auctioned off the...