Tickets for $19.81 at Six Flags this weekend

May 7, 2011 9:26:05 AM PDT
In a sign of the season, the Six Flags Great America amusement park in suburban Gurnee opened Saturday.

The weekend was dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the American Eagle roller coaster.

Those interested in going to the park this weekend, May 7 and May 8, can get a ticket online for $19.81, commemorating the year 1981 when the American Eagle was built.

The opening day ceremony took place at 9:50 a.m. Saturday.