Luna Park in Coney Island is set to open to the public Memorial Day weekend.

Luna Park will premiere a new ride designed for thrill-seekers. The redone Thunderbolt Roller Coaster is now 12 stories high and goes about 55 mph.

Locals residents say they are excited to get back to Coney Island for the unofficial summer kickoff.

"It's like when you are a little kid, that's the only...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?