There's Always Something Fun Happening at Idlewild

Events at Idlewild & SoakZone

Idlewild & SoakZone hosts plenty of events near Pittsburgh, PA all summer long! From Classroom Programs and Adventure Days, to the Showcase of Stars and Hallowboo, there is unlimited fun events for kids and families!

Enjoy a day of fun attractions, tasty food, and a memorable event! Idlewild & SoakZone tickets can be purchased online or at the gate.

Season Passholder Appreciation Days

Season Passholder Appreciation Days

Date: July 27 & August 10

Exclusive to Idlewild Season Passholders - Early entry into SoakZone at 10:30 AM, plus music, giveaways, and special activities. Enjoy the wavepool, lazy river, and Little Squirts one hour before they open to the general public.

Yellow Antique Car

Antique / Classic Car Show

Date: August 6 & 7

Antique and Classic Cars will be on display in Lot C during the day and parade through the center of the park at 5:00 pm.

Highland Games Scene

Highland Games

Date: September 18

Come to the Ligonier Highland Games to be Scottish for a day. Enjoy massed pipe bands march on the field and fill the air with the skirl of bagpipes. Witness athletes in amazing skills of strength and tossing cabers the size of telephone poles. See the pageantry of Scottish clans and explore your roots. See highland dancing, Scottish breed dogs, Children's games, Vendor Area, poets, Scottish and Celtic musicians.

Kids in Costumes


Date: Saturdays & Sundays
September 25 - October 31

It's the Idlewild you know and love with a fun, family-oriented, happy Halloween twist! Stay tuned for announcements of event dates and activities.