SeaWorld Leisure Inc. has supplied to buy Sandusky-based amusement park operator Cedar Honest Leisure Co.
The information outlet Bloomberg reported the proposal was for $3.4 billion, citing unnamed sources. SeaWorld operated SeaWorld Ohio in Aurora till 2007.
Cedar Honest confirmed it has acquired an unsolicited non-binding proposal.
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“Per its fiduciary duties, and in session with its unbiased authorized and monetary advisors, the Cedar Honest Board of Administrators will fastidiously evaluation and take into account the proposal to find out the plan of action that it believes is in the very best curiosity of the Firm and its unitholders. Cedar Honest unitholders don’t must take any motion presently,” the corporate acknowledged.
Cedar Honest operates 13 amusement parks throughout the nation, together with Cedar Level in Sandusky and Kings Island outdoors Cincinnati in Ohio. It claims annual income of $1.3 billion.
SeaWorld Leisure owns eight theme parks and 4 water parks throughout the nation.
Cedar Honest bought the previous Sea World Ohio property, together with the previous Geauga Lake amusement park in Aurora and Bainbridge Township. The whole 377-acre property was offered by Cedar Honest in 2020 to the Cleveland-based growth agency Industrial Industrial Properties.
The land is in varied levels of approval for retail, business and residential growth.
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This text initially appeared on Akron Beacon Journal: SeaWorld seeks buy of Cedar Level, Kings Island proprietor