Kennywood is a family amusement park in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, which is just outside of Pittsburgh. It’s actually one of the oldest parks, having been founded in 1898 as a trolly park. Then, in 1987 it became a National Historic Landmark. There’s still a lot of tradition at Kennywood as well as many other attractions, rides, and entertainment. This includes 6 roller coasters, 3 water rides, 9 thrill rides, 10 classic rides, 3 dark rides, 14 kiddie rides, and the Sky Rocket, a stratospheric super coaster. Don’t miss Kennywood Laser Spectacular. This happens about 30 minutes before the park closes. While you are planning your trip, here are a few tips that could save you a little extra money on your total admission costs. In addition to that you can find the latest known coupons for Kennywood listed below for even more savings.
Discounts & Kennywood Coupons
- Purchase your Kennywood tickets from a local Giant Eagle in the Pittsburgh area and save $11 per ticket. Cleveland and Columbus area Giant Eagle stores offer $13 off tickets to Kennywood if you purchase the tickets through them.
- Watch the calendar for Buy 1 Get 1 Free days. Just pay the regular price of admission at the gate and you’ll get an additional ticket for free. Typically they offer this discount on every Sunday in May and then periodically throughout the season.
- Bring a Pepsi product can to the park and get $5 off admission. (You may want to double check this promotion ahead of time)
- Check the calendar for Bring a Buddy days. If you are a season pass holder, your buddy can get in for just $10.
- Visit the park after 5 pm and save $15 per ticket to Kennywood.
- If you are a AAA member, purchase your Kennywood tickets through AAA Ohio or AAA Southern Pennsylvania for a discounted rate. At last check you save $14 per general admission ticket to Kennywood.
- If you are in the military, purchase your Kennywood tickets through your local base for military savings. At last check this was a $10 off discount per ticket.
- The same discount is offered for seniors. You just have to visit during the evening hours to get this discount rate.
- Get an annual pass to Kennywood and you’ll save $10 off admission to Idlewild Park and Sandcastle Water Park.
Pittsburgh Vacation Packages
Check with the local hotels in the Pittsburgh area. Many of them offer vacation packages that include free admission or Kennywood coupons for discount admission. The Marriott, Hampton Inn, and Wyndham are just some of the Pittsburgh hotels offering Kennywood vacation packages.