Kennywood is open Saturday & Sunday Aug. 29-30 at 10:30 a.m. The Raging Rapids, Phantom's Revenge, Volcano & Penny Arcade will not be opening on these dates. Kennywood apologizes for any inconvenience.


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Events at Kennywood

Each season Kennywood hosts some of the most memorable and fun events near Pittsburgh, PA. From the Fall Fantasy Parade to Phantom Fright Nights, guests who visit the Park during our special events can expect to receive a special 'traditional Kennywood experience'. Those looking for summer events in Pennsylvania can look no further! In July, get ready to Celebrate America at Kennywood with fun and festive fireworks at night and hangout at Summerfest; and in August, be ready to celebrate the arrival of fall with fun parades with unique themes at Fall Fantasy.

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August 30
First Responders Day

NEW IN 2015, Kennywood salutes our brave first responders who protects our communities and risks their lives on a daily basis. Come see Pittsburgh’s finest perform activities and safety demonstrations throughout the park all day. Tickets for First Responders are $18 and can be purchased at the Kennywood front gate. First Responders can purchase up to 4 additional tickets for $25. First Responders must have proof of employment/participation to receive this promotional pricing.

Performers and Events:

  • • Fire rescue demonstrations: Kennywood Stage at 1pm and 6pm
  • • CPR Training demos: Garden Stage at 12pm, 2pm, and 4pm
  • • K9 officer demonstration at 5pm
  • • The following Personalities/Groups will be in attendance:
    - Otto the Auto
    - Smokey the Bear
    - Sparky the Dog
    - McGruff
    - Chase Paw Patrol
    - Pennsylvania State Police
    - State Farm
    - Mr. Waterheater o Monaca Fire Department
    - Homeville Volunteer Fire Co.
    - Baldwin EMS
Thunder in the Park
Sunday, September 6
Get on your bikes and RIDE to Kennywood! It's a special event for those who feel traveling on two wheels is the only way to go.
Want to put your bike on display at Kennywood? E-mail and find out how.

Discount tickets are available for THIS DAY ONLY - just $25! Go to to get yours today!
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