Season Passholder Perks

Exclusive Offers to Make You Smile!

Welcome, Season Passholders!

Thank you for choosing Idlewild & SoakZone as your place for summer fun! We are looking forward to sharing many special moments with you this season! As an Idlewild & SoakZone Season Passholder, you get much more than a summer full of fun rides, SoakZone splashes, Cyclone Cones, and visits with your favorite characters! From Bring-A-Buddy Discount Days and Access to our full line-up of Events, to Exclusive Season Passholder Only perks, an Idlewild & SoakZone Season Pass is essential to making the most of your family’s summer!




Bring A Friend Discount Days:

The following dates have been designated as discounted Bring A Friend days for Silver, Gold, and Platinum Season Passholders. Gold and Platinum levels may bring up to 3 Friends at the discounted rate per announced date; Silver level may bring 1 Friend at the discounted rate.

  • Tuesday, June 7 - Bring A Friend for $34.99
  • Tuesday, June 14 - Bring A Friend for $34.99
  • Tuesday, June 21 - Bring A Friend for $34.99
  • Monday, July 18 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Tuesday, July 19 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Wednesday, July 20 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Thursday, July 21 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Monday, July 25 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Tuesday, July 26 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Wednesday, July 27 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Thursday, July 28 - Bring a Friend for $24.99
  • Sunday, August 7 - Bring a Friend for $24.99* (*Must enter gates by 11:30 AM to receive buddy discount)
  • Sunday, August 14 - Bring a Friend for $24.99* (*Must enter gates by 11:30 AM to receive buddy discount)
  • Monday, August 15 - Bring a Friend for $29.99
  • Tuesday, August 16 - Bring a Friend for $29.99
  • Wednesday, August 17 - Bring a Friend for $29.99
  • Thursday, August 18 - Bring a Friend for $29.99
  • Friday, August 19 - Bring a Friend for $29.99
  • Sunday, August 21 - Bring a Friend for $24.99* (*Must enter gates by 11:30 AM to receive buddy discount)
  • Saturday, September 10 - Bring A Friend for $29.99
  • Sunday, September 11 - Bring A Friend for $29.99
  • Saturday, September 17 - Bring A Friend for $29.99
  • Sunday, September 18 - Bring A Friend for $29.99

    Early SoakZone Access Dates.

    Enjoy Wavepool and Little Squirts starting at 10:30 AM, one hour before the general public:

  • May 21, 22
  • May 28, 29, 30
  • June 7, 14, 21
  • July 8, 15, 22, 29
  • August 7, 14, 21

    Passholders Extras

  • FREE ICE CREAM to the first 500 passholders per day between July 17 - 24. Visit the Ice Cream stand in Olde Idlewild for a FREE small ice cream cone or cup. (Limited to first 500 per day. Ice cream stand opens at 12:00 Noon).
  • Open the tabs below to view all perks that come with each level of Season Pass!

    2022 Platinum Season Passholders enjoy these fabulous perks:

    • Unlimited Summer Season Admission to Idlewild & SoakZone
    • Up to 3 Bring a Friend Discounts at Idlewild & SoakZone, Kennywood, Sandcastle valid only on Select Dates To Be Announced during 2022 Season.
    • 20% Off Most Retail Purchases at Idlewild, Kennywood, and Sandcastle park-owned stands (some exclusions such as licensed merchandise or third-party vendors may apply)
    • 20% Off Most Food Purchases at Idlewild, Kennywood, and Sandcastle park-owned stands (some third-party vendors may not apply. Cannot be combined with another discount offer such as a bundle deal.)
    • Invitation to 2022 Season Passholder Exclusive Events. Enjoy Special Parties and Ride Times at Idlewild, Kennywood and Sandcastle parks. (Dates to be announced)
    • 2022 Souvenir Refill Cup with FREE Refills at Idlewild and SoakZone, Kennywood, and Sandcastle during 2022. Cup must be received from home park (where pass was purchased) before using at other parks.
    • 4 guest tickets at Idlewild and SoakZone (each valid for a one-time use in 2022, limit one per day. These are loaded onto the Pass ID upon processing, so they are not valid until pass voucher is processed.)
    • FREE General Parking at Sandcastle + FREE Parking at Kennywood and Idlewild (Idlewild is always free)
    • Visit Every Day at Idlewild's HALLOWBOO!
    • Visit Every Day During Phantom Fall Fest at Kennywood
    • Visit Every Day During Holiday Lights 2021 and 2022 at Kennywood
    • Admission to 17 Great Parks - Visit Every Day During the Summer at All US Palace Parks, including our sister parks in the Pittsburgh region - Kennywood and Sandcastle!
    • Lodging Discounts - Save When You Visit and Stay At Our Sister Parks

    Platinum Passes must first be processed at the park from where it was purchased before it is able to be used at sister parks. Souvenir Cup must be received from the home park before it may be use at sister parks. Pass must be processed first before any Bring A Friend Admissions can be used on subsequent visits

    2022 Gold Season Passholders enjoy these fabulous perks:

    • Unlimited Summer Season Admission to Idlewild & SoakZone
    • Up to 3 Bring a Friend Discounts at Idlewild valid only on Select Dates To Be Announced during 2022 Season.
    • 20% Off Most Retail Purchases at Idlewild park-owned stands (some vendors may not apply)
    • 20% Off Most Food Purchases at Idlewild park-owned stands (some third-party vendors may not apply. Cannot be combined with another discount offer such as a bundle deal.)
    • Invitation to 2022 Season Passholder Exclusive Events. Enjoy Special Parties and Ride Times at Idlewild
    • 2022 Souvenir Refill Cup with FREE Refills at Idlewild and SoakZone only during 2022.
    • 2 guest tickets at Idlewild and SoakZone (each valid for a one-time use in 2022, limit one per day. These are loaded onto the Pass ID upon processing, so they are not valid until pass voucher is processed.)
    • Visit Every Day at Idlewild's HALLOWBOO!

    2022 Silver Season Passholders enjoy these fabulous perks:

    • Unlimited Summer Season Admission through Labor Day to Idlewild & SoakZone
    • Up to 1 per Bring a Friend Discount at Idlewild valid only on Select Dates To Be Announced during 2022 Season.
    • 10% Off Most Retail Purchases at Idlewild park-owned stands (some vendors may not apply)
    • 10% Off Most Food Purchases at Idlewild park-owned stands (some vendors may not apply)
    • Invitation to 2022 Season Passholder Exclusive Events. Enjoy Special Parties and Ride Times at Idlewild

    2022 Bronze Season Passholders enjoy:

    • Unlimited Summer Season Admission to Idlewild & SoakZone through Labor Day, 2022 only. All post-Labor Day dates are Blackout dates for Bronze Season Passholders, plus any specially added events that may be scheduled.
    • An Idlewild & SoakZone Season Pass is good for admission for one assigned pass holder (Photo ID Card required) for any regular season operating day.
    • Gold and Platinum Season Passes are valid during the Summer Season and also valid for HALLOWBOO dates. Summer Season Passes are valid Summer Season Only through Labor Day excluding blackout dates, and are not valid for HALLOWBOO dates without payment of admission. Season Passes are not valid for other pre- or post-season special events such as Adventure Days or Ligonier Highland Games, which have a separate admission.
    • Season Pass Holders attending organized group events (i.e. their company picnic) are not entitled to catered meals without meal ticket purchase
    • Bring A Friend tickets that come with certain levels of Season Passes may be used one per visit. You cannot use all Friend tickets on the same visit.
    • On specially announced Bring-a-Buddy Days - Buddy must arrive with the Pass Holder in the same vehicle at the time of initial admission, or in the vehicle immediately behind them at the drive thru auto gates. A Bring-A-Buddy Discount Admission must be redeemed along with proper payment for discounted buddy entry. No exceptions. Eligible Season Pass Holders may bring with them only designated amount of buddies as specified for their pass level, and may NOT leave the park and re-enter later the same day with an additional buddy.
    • There is a $15.00 processing fee to replace a lost Season Pass.
    • If Season Pass Photo ID Card has not been processed during the pre-season, Season Pass Holders must secure it on their first visit to the park. Season Pass vouchers (whether purchased online, in-park or at ticket outlet) can only be scanned once per day for admission.
    • Any Season Pass found to be in use by a person other than the authorized Pass Holder will be confiscated without refund. This is theft of services and cause for prosecution.
    • You MUST have your Season Pass for admission. If a Season Pass is forgotten, a full-price admission ticket must be purchased for admission. NO EXCEPTIONS.
    • Pass Holders 12 years of age and younger must be accompanied by a paying chaperone. "Paying Chaperone" is defined as a responsible person 16 years of age or older who is either a Season Pass Holder or an individual who has purchased a ticket and is attending that same day.
    • The Season Pass is not good for admission to rides and attractions that may have an additional charge.
    • Season Pass holders may face forfeiture of their pass without refund for violation of Park Safety Rules, Park Policies, or improper behavior.
    • Your Season Pass certificate and I.D. card are non-transferable, non-refundable and not for resale. All season pass certificates not used during the 2022 season are considered VOID and do not carry over to the next operating season. Certificates are not redeemable for cash and are considered VOID if reproduced or tampered with in any way.
    • Season Passes may be used once per day to enter the park. If you leave the park and plan to return the same day, your wristband must remain intact.
    • Season Pass Holders are not eligible for rainchecks