200 heads to be shaved at Kings Island

Kings Island Kicks Cancer campaign. (Photo/Kings Island)
Kings Island Kicks Cancer campaign. (Photo/Kings Island)

MASON, Ohio (WDTN) – Seems Kings Island will do just about anything in the fight against cancer, even shave people’s heads.

More than 200 people are planning to shave their heads as part of the park’s Kings Island Kicks Cancer campaign.

They will try to break a Guinness Book world record by all having their heads shaved at the same time. That is a lot of hair!

The attempt will consist of 200 heads of hair and 200 hairstylists from 26 Great Clips salons from across Ohio.

It begins at 10:30 a.m. on August 1 on International Street inside the park.

The current Guinness record for most heads shaved is 182 by the Cancer Council ACT in Canberra, Australia back in March.

Not one to get your head shaved?

You can purchase a soccer ball for $5.00 and kick it into the fountain for a chance to win a car.

Net proceeds of soccer ball sales benefit The Dragonfly Foundation, Melanoma Know More and Pink Ribbon Girls.

WDTN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s