Coney Island's Cyclone celebrates 85 years

Coney Island's Cyclone celebrates its 85th anniversary this weekend.Thrill seekers can enjoy 25-cent rides on Saturday, which is the same price as when the wooden

CONEY ISLAND - Coney Island's Cyclone celebrates its 85th anniversary this weekend.

Thrill seekers can enjoy 25-cent rides on Saturday, which is the same price as when the wooden roller coaster debuted on June 26, 1927.

It originally cost $175,000 to build the coaster, which became a worldwide symbol of America's emerging leisure in the 20th century.

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