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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For the roller coaster scene, a camera had to be mounted at the front of the coaster. Before shooting the scene, Robert Reed (Mike Brady) thought the camera looked loose on its mount, and ordered a test run of the coaster to ensure safety. The camera flew off its mount on the test run, and it would have potentially killed the cast had they been on board the coaster. 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