A couple of area amusement parks are closing because of Hurricane Irene.
Both Six Flags America and Kings Dominion are closing.
Six Flags will be closed Saturday and Sunday, a representative said.
Kings Dominion will be closed Saturday for the safety of guests and employees, but the park plans to be open Sunday.
Anyone with a ticket dated for Saturday can use it any regular operating day through Sept. 11. For a refund, send your ticket with you name address and phone number to:
PO Box 2000
16000 Theme Park Way
Doswell, Va. 23407
It must be postmarked by Sept. 5.
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