Due to inclement weather, Kennywood is closing at 3:00 p.m. today, Monday, July 18. We will reopen tomorrow, July 19 at 11:00 a.m.

Events in Pittsburgh

Celebrate 125 Years with Our Spectacular Event Lineup!

From the all-new Swing into Spring to the fan-favorite Fall Fantasy Parades, there’s always something to celebrate during the summer at Kennywood. Plus, with ever-changing seasonal options like Phantom Fall Fest and Holiday Lights, you’ll never be bored here!

  • Fall Fantasy Parades

    Daily August 6 through August 21

    Don’t miss one of our grandest traditions! The Fall Fantasy Parades span 16 evenings and boast more than 160 bands from local high schools and universities, along with beautifully decorated floats!

    Parades begin at 6:00 p.m. daily.

    2022 Band Schedule

  • First Responder Days

    First Responder Days

    September 10, 11 & 17

    First Responders get FREE admission with a valid work ID on these special September days! Plus, first responders can purchase up to four (4) discounted tickets for friends and family for $34.99 each at the gate. 

    In the park, there will be special family-friendly activities and meet-and-greets; more information to come!

  • Phantom Fall Fest

    Select days September 23 through October 30

    Phantom Fall Fest lets you do Halloween your way. 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 five haunted houses and four scare zones.

    The Phantom's full plans for 2022 are coming soon. You've been warned...

  • Kennywood Holiday Lights

    Select days November 18 through January 1

    Bring your family and celebrate the this Pittsburgh classic. Take a stroll among more than one million twinkling lights, and marvel at the tallest Christmas tree in the state. Savor the flavors of festive foods and holiday drinks. Plus, there are rides for the kids and special entertainment for all.

    2022 Holiday Lights Information Coming Soon