Shows & Experiences

Say Hello to Your Favorite Characters

While Idlewild & SoakZone is home to the best family-friendly attractions for kids near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, our in-park family shows can't be missed.

Park Entertainment is scheduled to run from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Shows are presented in outside venues and are weather permitting

Daniel Tiger's Grr-ific Day Show logo

Daniel Tiger's Grr-ific Day

It's a beautiful day in Daniel Tiger's neighborhood and you're invited to be a part of the fun! Join Daniel Tiger and Katerina Kittycat for a show full of make believe and good feelings as we learn how to share, try new things, and use our imaginations. Presented at 12:00, 1:30, 3:00, and 4:30 PM daily (weather permitting).

Princess Lily Meet & Greet

Princess Lily Meet & Greet

Princess Lily will greet guests to the Castle in Story Book Forest daily at the top of the hour beginning at 12:00 Noon and following at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00 and 5:00 PM.


Hop onboard Mother Goose's latest invention - the Once Upon A Time Machine! Princess Lily and her fairy tale friends need your help to find each other as they blast through the past. Get ready to sing, dance, and get lost in this magical tale that celebrates classic songs and classic stories. You won't to miss ONCE UPON A TIME MACHINE: A FAIRY TALE ADVENTURE. Presented at 6:00 PM daily at HILLSIDE THEATER (weather permitting).

Heart of Country

Presented at 12:30, 2:00, 3:30 and 5:00 PM daily in HOOTIN' HOLLER (weather permitting).