Island Wheel

Coney Island Wheel

Cincinnati’s newest visiting attraction rolls into summer at Coney Island!

Travel a soaring 155 feet into the air and you’ll be in awe of the sights only this vantage point can provide. The Coney Island Wheel offers a 360-degree view, overlooking everything from the Ohio River, the beautiful surrounding foliage, a once-in-a-lifetime view of Sunlite Water Adventure, and more!

Take PLAY to new heights
Now through July 8! See you up there!

Tickets: $5.00

  • Purchase online or at Coney Island ticket booth.

Season Passholders Get 50% Off

  • Show your Season Pass at the ticket booth and purchase your ticket for $2.50.

More Information

  • The Wheel features 36 six-person gondolas and each ride makes approximately three rotations per session.
  • Must be 42″ tall to ride alone, 32″ with an adult. Each gondola can carry an overall maximum weight of 850 lbs.

About the Island Wheel

  • The Island Wheel is transported on 12 semi-trailers and takes 4 days to build.
  • Over 500 pieces assembled make up the Island Wheel.
  • Over 500,000 LED lights adorn the spokes and the gondolas providing a spectacular light show.
  • The Island Wheel is powered by six miles of electrical cable


  • 11am – 8pm Sunday – Thursday
  • 11am – 9pm Fridays & Saturdays


A proud partner of the Island Wheel