Mike has a big surprise for the family. His boss, Mr. Phillips, has approved the King's Island amusement park plans he has been working on and wants him to go to Cincinnati to present them. In turn, Mike can bring along the family to spend time at King's Island. They are all excited by the news. Once there, Mike is dismayed to learn that he only has a truncated thirty minute meeting to present the plans before the amusement park's directors, Mssrs. Remington and Dempsey, head off on another business trip. Regardless, Mike vows to have a good time seeing as much of the park with the family before his meeting at one o'clock in the afternoon. The morning adventures include Greg trying to find a girl he just met and likes named Marge, who works at the park dressed as an animal, but Greg doesn't know which one. And Bobby and Cindy try to justify eating a lot of junk food before their scheduled meeting with the family for lunch. At lunch, Jan asks her father if she can use one of his two ... Written by
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A great look at the virgin King's Island, then a relatively new park. The main fountains and "fake" Eiffel tower are still focal points of the park as is the log ride that the Brady's enjoyed in this episode. The "Scrambler" was still a popular ride up through the late 1980's. However you will see several rides that no longer exist at the park...such as the "canoe" ride which involved hopping into a red canoe and paddling around a stagnant circular waterway. See more
The William Tell Overture
Composed by Gioachino Rossini
Played as the family runs to get Mike's plans to the park manager's office See more