Events

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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 an memorable event! Idlewild & SoakZone tickets can be purchased online or at the gate.

Princess Lily drinking a cup of tea

Princess Lily Tea Party

Dates: Daily through August 19 at 2:00 and 4:00 pm

Enjoy a Tea Party with Princess Lily and a small group of other guests within the Enchanted Castle courtyard. Space is limited per event. Each attendee receives a Princess Lily boxed set including plastic tea cup, cookie, and fruit cup. Iced Tea or water will be served for tea party.

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Daniel Tiger and Neighborhood friends standing on stage

Daniel Tiger's Fall Fest

Dates: September 8-9, 15-16

Did you miss our Daniel Tiger Neighbor Days during the summer, or do you just want to visit with all of your favorite neighbors once again? Mark your calendars for Daniel Tiger's Fall Fest. Meet Daniel Tiger, Katerina Kittycat, Miss Elaina, Prince Wednesday and O the Owl during these two September weekends!

Many men in kilts

60th Annual Ligonier Highland Games

Date: Saturday, September 22

The gathering of the clans of Scotland features Massed Pipe Bands, Highland Dancing, Piping, Drumming, Scottish dog exhibits, and Heavy Athletic Competitions. Shop for Celtic wares and feast on traditional Scottish food.

*Please Note: This is not an Idlewild park event and Amusement rides and attractions DO NOT OPEN for Highland Games. The Clan Donald Educational and Charitable Trust oversees and makes possible the activities of the Ligonier Highland Games and reserves the park property. Idlewild tickets and passes are not valid for entry to the Ligonier Highland Games. MORE INFO

Trick or Treaters

Idlewild's HALLOWBOO!

Dates: September 29, 30 and October 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28

It's the Idlewild you know and love...with a fun, family-oriented, happy Halloween twist! Featuring: The rides and attractions of Olde Idlewild, Jumpin' Jungle, Hootin' Holler, and Story Book Forest, Concessions - including many fall favorites, Trick or Treating through Story Book Forest, Halloween / Fall decorating throughout the park, Ricky Raccoon, Duke the Dragon and other costumed characters and specially themed Rides and Attractions.