The park is open for a limited operation weekend May 26, 27, 28 with daily operations beginning June 1. May 25 is our Outdoor Classroom day for school groups, but we will also be open to the general public until 6:00 pm only. A list of scheduled attractions for May 25-28 will be posted soon at click here To look up past online orders and payment status, click here
Looking for your ticket to family fun? Nestled within the foothills of the beautiful Laurel Highlands, just outside of Ligonier, PA, you’ll find Idlewild & SoakZone, named “Best Kids Park in the World” by Amusement Today, and “Best Park for Families” by the National Amusement Park Historical Association. Since 1878, the park has been providing smiles, laughter, and memories longer than almost every other amusement park in the United States. The park features classic amusement rides, a water park, live entertainment, costume characters, and unique attractions such as Story Book Forest, Jumpin' Jungle and Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. And the finest part of your visit is what you get to take home with you when you leave – distinctive family memories that will last a lifetime. Why plan a visit to Idlewild & SoakZone? Because you love to see them smile!
Experience Seven Themed Areas of Fun
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood - We are thrilled that Idlewild is the first amusement park to introduce the character and imagination of Fred Rogers to the next generation of young children. Your family will love the trolley ride through the Neighborhood meeting Daniel Tiger and all his friends!
Story Book Forest – Here is the land of “once upon a time”, where dreams are real, and so are your story book friends!
Jumpin’ Jungle – Let the good times roll…jump, climb and slide! Jumpin’ Jungle is a wild, fun and exciting super play area designed for kids of all ages!
Raccoon Lagoon – If you’re small, we’ve got it all – eight acres of kiddie rides where pint-size thrills abound!
Hootin’ Holler – Our town of yesteryear boasts unique shops and the best eatin’s this side of the Mississippi, along with 3 major rides and the unique Confusion Hill!
SoakZone – Get ready…get set…get wet! It’s liquid to the limits with our beautiful wavepool, lazy river, over a dozen waterslides, and Little Squirts water play area. Soak up the FUN!
Olde Idlewild – Our classic amusement area is filled with fun for the entire family. Enjoy 11 major rides including two roller coasters, an antique carousel, games galore, special eateries, and nightly entertainment!