Season Pass Processing on April 26-27

GREAT news for anyone needing to get a season pass made for the 2014 season! Kennywood has just announced that it will hold two Season Pass Processing days a full week in advance of opening day. For those with season pass vouchers needing to be processed, mark your calendars for Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27. From 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM, the park will host passholders at the … Read More…

Johnny Rockets Construction & 2014 Off-Season Tour


Last week, KPConnection was given a special look at some of the projects Kennywood has in store for 2014. The biggest news is the construction of Johnny Rockets, but our in-depth tour has a few other interesting things as well!

Click here to check out the full album on our Facebook page. Be sure to read the photo captions, as they contain information we’ve learned about the new … Read More…

Idlewild’s Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood to be transformed for 2015


After 25 years of providing memorable experiences for parents and children alike, the Neighborhood Trolley will be taking a season off in preparation for a major new attraction for Idlewild and Soakzone. Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, PBS’s spin-off-sequel  to the iconic Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, will be the new theme in 2015 as guests ride the trolley to a revamped, renovated, and refurbished Neighborhood of Make-Believe.

The ride has been part of … Read More…

New Sandcastle VIP Season Pass

Sandcastle has announced a new VIP Season Pass option for the 2014 season! The new VIP option includes added features such as:

  • Included parking (normally $6 per day)
  • Two FREE Bring-a-Buddy tickets good for any day
  • A FREE Sandcastle souvenir cup
  • Discounts on Sandcastle Cabanas

The new VIP pass costs $84.99. That means that on your third visit to Sandcastle with the VIP pass, you will have gotten … Read More…