Idlewild & SoakZone Introduces FREE Season Pass for Young Children!


LIGONIER, PA – 11-16-2018 ( — Preschool Play Pass one of 3 New Season Pass Options for 2019!

Idlewild & SoakZone has introduced a new Season Pass for children 3 to 5 years of age that is entirely FREE with purchase of another Season Pass. The new Preschool Play Pass ( grants qualifying children unlimited admission for the entire 2019 summer season, from opening day through Labor Day. 

“We’ve been recognized as “Best Children’s Park” for the past nine years by readers of Amusement Today, because we constantly seek new ways to deliver smiles to families with young children,” said General Manager Brandon Leonatti. “Now, while parents will be creating terrific memories with their little ones at Story Book Forest, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Raccoon Lagoon Kiddie Land, and all our other great attractions, with our new Preschool Play Pass, they’ll save a bunch of money and be smiling too!”

Online registration for the Free Preschool Play Pass runs through March 1, 2019. Parents or other family members who have added a Season Pass to their online purchase may then register for one Preschool Play Pass for a child who will be age 3, 4, or 5 during the activation period: April 1 – June 16, 2019. Children age 2 and under already receive free admission to the park.Children who turn 6 during the summer qualify if they are age 5 during their pass activation. 

The park recently introduced two additional Season Pass options for the 2019 season – the Senior Season Pass for those over age 60, and the Military Season Pass for those serving our country.Both are priced at just $49.99, and come with added perks such as 2 FREE Bring a Buddy admissions, VIP Early Access to SoakZone, and discounts to Pittsburgh-area sister parks – Kennywood and Sandcastle.

A variety of other Season Pass levels offering different perks and value are available online at Now is the best time to shop with the early launch of the park’s popular Black Friday Sale. The Summer Season Pass is just $54.99 for unlimited visits all summer through Labor Day, while the premium $134.99 Any Buddy Season Pass allows the passholder to bring another person for free on every visit to the park during the summer season, September weekends, and the Halloween themed HALLOWBOO! All-Summer Dining Passes and Souvenir Refill Cups are also available at special prices, for a limited time, during the Black Friday Sale.

Founded in 1878, Idlewild & SoakZone is the third-longest operating amusement park in the United States, and has been recognized as “Best Childrens’ Park” in the world by Amusement Today for the past nine consecutive years.The park features classic amusement rides, a water park, live entertainment, costume characters, and unique attractions such as Story Book Forest and Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.The park is owned and operated by Palace Entertainment, one of the leading leisure park operators in America. Palace owns and operates nine water parks, six theme parks, two animal parks, and five family entertainment centers across 10 different states and two countries. For more information, visit, or connect on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. 

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