There's so much to do at Phantom Fall Fest in '22! Kennywood's signature spooky-season event lets you do Halloween your way depending on the time of day. Come early for family-friendly fun, including festive food and a unique autumn atmosphere. PLUS enjoy your favorite coasters and rides during the day! Then, when the sun goes down, the Phantom takes screams to the extreme with seven haunted houses and four scare zones.
Learn more about our enhanced safety and security procedures for Phantom Fall Fest.
Experience everything Kennywood has to offer all year long, plus enjoy exciting Passholder perks, discounts, exclusive events and more.
Phantom Fall Fest lets guests do Halloween their way: come early for family-friendly fun, including festive food and special autumn decorations. More rides and coasters will be open for this year’s fall event than ever before, along with Kiddieland, Thomas Town™ and other family favorites available during the day.
At 6 p.m. the fear kicks in gear! When the sun goes down, the Phantom takes screams to the extreme with seven haunted houses, four scare zones and hair-raising thrills throughout the park. If you’re up for full-on frights, then Kennywood after dark is your scream come true.
During the day, the Phantom and his fearsome friends will stay away. Kiddieland and Thomas Town™ will be open for the smallest ghouls, along with other signature family rides for pint-sized thrill seekers. Plus, don't miss Kenny's Spooky Sock Hop on Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at the Kennyville Stage!
Phantom Fall Fest introduces a special, all-new fall menu! Guests can enjoy loaded corn dogs, pumpkin funnel cakes, seasonal beer, specialty cocktails, and a host of other new tasty treats around the park.
We’re all mad here! mALICE in Wonderland is an all-new experience coming to Phantom Fall Fest . This choose-your-own-adventure maze will take you down one of two terrifying rabbit holes, where the evil inhabitants of Wonderland will greet you. But beware of the Red Queen and her subjects – rumor has it they want you as their next victim…
This haunt requires an additional ticket for entry.
Are you brave enough to take on Ark in the Dark? Two-by-two, we challenge you to navigate Noah's Ark - with a dark twist. It's LIGHTS OUT! You and your partner will receive only a flashlight to find your way. Beware, you never know what creatures await in the shadows.
This haunt requires an additional ticket for entry.
Long ago, an old and powerful vampire known as The Master came to Kennywood. Brick by brick, he built his Villa to house his children of the night. Over the years, The Master has opened up the Villa to many guests. Some have joined him, building the vampire pack stronger, while the rest have served to feed his bloodthirsty group. Will you be The Master’s next snack?
Welcome to the most haunted grounds in Kennywood! At Kennyville Cemetery, the dead are rising from their graves with an unnatural hunger. These zombies are seeking fresh humans to feed on, so be sure to stay on the path and obey the rules — or you might just be their next meal.
The Shadows are everywhere. As you make your way through the pitch-black setting, you will encounter the shadows of the night. The shadows play games with your mind, lurking around every twist and turn. Don’t let them get the best of you.
Join Swamp Canoe and Raft Excursions — S.C.A.R.E. — for an exciting excursion through the bayou! You’re not entering just any typical swampland, though — you’re entering a world filled with creatures and voodoo priestesses who conjure up the dead to prey on the living. Whatever you may fear, those who possess the power of voodoo will be sure those fears are unleashed to find you.
Shady Grove Memorial Hospital has fallen on hard times, with rumors of an evil doctor running free, looking for specimens for his collection. We need your help to discover who is causing the chaos within this former place of healing. If you choose to take on the challenge, remember that your eyes are the window to your soul.
Phantom Fall Fest is Kennywood’s all-day Halloween event for everyone! It features over 30 rides and attractions, specialty food & drink options, and bone-chilling haunts and scare zones after dark.
Phantom Fall Fest operates every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 24 – October 30. The park will be open from 6 – 11 p.m. on Fridays, 12 – 11 p.m. on Saturdays and 12 – 10 p.m. on Sundays.
Select Passholders are invited to attend our first-ever Season Passholder Phantom Fall Fest preview night on Friday, September 23 from 6 - 11 p.m. Eligible Passholders: 2022 Gold, 2022 Platinum, 2023 Gold, 2023 Platinum
Kennywood’s Chaperone Policy is in effect at all times during Phantom Fall Fest.
A Phantom Fall Fest ticket includes all-day park access! Play all day on family-friendly rides and enjoy new dining experiences, then fright all night with seven haunts, four scare zones and your favorite thrill rides in the dark! It’s a can’t-miss event for the whole family.
The following Season Passholders receive unlimited admission to Phantom Fall Fest in 2022:
Note: The indoor haunts and scare zones open at approximately 6:00 p.m., while the outdoor haunts open at dusk.
The following rides are scheduled to operate during all 2022 Phantom Fall Fest operating hours:
Additionally, the following rides are scheduled to operate on Saturdays and Sundays until 6:00 p.m.:
Ride availability subject to change without notice.
* = Ride unavailable on Fridays.
Yes! Speedy Pass is available during Phantom Fall Fest 2022. View Packages and Buy Now
Guests may leave the park and re-enter the park prior to 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Re-entry is not permitted after 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays or any time on Fridays.
No, outside food and drink can NOT be brought into the park during Phantom Fall Fest. All bags larger than the dimensions of 8" x 5" x 2" are prohibited, with the exception of medical and diaper bags. Guests with special dietary needs are exempted from the outside food and drink policy. All Guests may bring in one sealed bottle of water. Empty Souvenir Cups are allowed. All items are subject to search upon entry.
Yes! Discounts are available during Phantom Fall Fest for groups of 10 or more. Learn More
Children age 12 and under are welcome to wear costumes into the park for the duration of Phantom Fall Fest. Some costumes may not be permitted on select rides for safety purposes. Guests over the age of 12 are not permitted to wear costumes during Phantom Fall Fest.
NOTE: masks covering some or all of an individual's face are not permitted to be worn by any Guest after 6:00 p.m. The only exceptions are surgical or N95/KN95 masks used as a precaution for COVID-19. These masks must be free from all markings, fake blood, etc.
We have a number of food and drink specials exclusively available during Phantom Fall Fest! And don't worry - you can still find Potato Patch fries and all your classic favorites.
2022 Phantom Fall Fest Dining Specials
The Phantom's scare roster is full for 2022! Check out what other positions are available at the park.
All Guests age 17 and under must have an adult chaperone at least 21 years of age (with valid ID) to enter the park at all times during Phantom Fall Fest, no exceptions. The adult chaperone must remain in the park at all times, or the minors will face immediate ejection from the park. Chaperones with more than four (4) minors must register their group at the Main Gate. Guests who cannot provide identification proving they are at least 18 years of age, or without an adult chaperone age 21 or older, will be refused entry. This policy is subject to change at Kennywood’s discretion.