Buy a Bronze Season Pass today and get a FREE Holiday Lights ticket to visit this winter. Shop Passes
Bring your family and celebrate the return of this Pittsburgh classic. Take a stroll among more than two million twinkling lights, and marvel at the tallest Christmas tree in the state. Savor the flavors of new festive foods and holiday drinks. Plus, there are rides for the kids and special entertainment for all.
Holiday Lights has been nominated by USA Today 10Best for "The Best Theme Park Holiday Event" in the country! Vote once per day and help carry Pittsburgh's Home for the Holidays to the top.
Make Your Season Sparkle!
*Select activities may require an additional fee.
Whether you want summer visits, year-round admission, access to Kennywood, or all three Pittsburgh Parks - we've got a pass for you!
*Perks included with select levels.
All rides are weather permitting. Jack Rabbit and Cranky's Drop Tower will operate on nights temperatures remain above 40 degrees.
Savor the season's flavors with all-new food and drink options!
Plus, other Kennywood favorites, including the Potato Patch!
Join Santa, Mrs. Claus and their friends for this magical, immersive, can't-miss holiday experience! These very special dinners feature a delicious all-you-can-eat Christmas buffet dinner with Jolly Old Saint Nick. A free family photo with Santa is included!
This item is not valid for park admission and must be accompanied by an admission ticket or Season Pass. You will select your date and time at checkout.
Holiday Lights is Pittsburgh's Home for the Holidays!. During Kennywood's Christmastime event, take a stroll among more than two million twinkling lights, and marvel at the tallest Christmas tree in the state. Savor the flavors of new festive foods and holiday drinks. Plus, there are rides for the kids and special entertainment for all.
Holiday Lights occurs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from November 19 through December 23 and daily from December 26 through January 1, 2023. The park is open from 5 to 9PM all Holiday Lights dates.
A Holiday Lights ticket includes access to Kennywood as a winter wonderland! Stroll through the park and enjoy millions of lights, specialty entertainment and fan-favorite family rides.
The following Season Passholders receive unlimited admission to Holiday Lights in 2022:
Kennywood's Adult Chaperone Policy is in effect at all times during Holiday Lights. 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 Holiday Lights, 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.
Outside food and drink can NOT be brought into the park during Holiday Lights. 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.