HallowBoo! is back for its 10th consecutive year at Idlewild Park, the “Best Kids’ Park in the World” voted by Amusement today. Park-goers and families looking for a fun and friendly alternative to the more frightening events of the season will love Hallowboo!
Popular rides and attractions in Olde Idlewild, Jumpin' Jungle, Hootin' Holler, Raccoon Lagoon and Story Book Forest will be open and dressed in fun fall and Halloween décor with plenty of pumpkins, cornstalks and scarecrows. To add more Halloween fun, Ricky Raccoon, Duke the Dragon and other characters will be dressed in their Halloween costume, and tasty fall favorites will be available at the concessions.
HallowBoo! runs for four consecutive weekends:
October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19 and 25-26
12:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Gates will open at 11:30 a.m., and Story Book Forest will close at 5:00 p.m.
Special Events include:
o Trick-or-treating through Story Book Forest
o Cornfusing Hay Maze o Little Ghouls & Boos Hay Maze (for younger children)
o Four Halloween-themed shows: The Boo Files / Rock the Graveyard / Jack-o-Lantern Jive / Spooktacular Celebration
o Halloween / Fall decor throughout the park
o Specially themed rides and attractions, including the HALLOWBOO Express Train Ride
o Ricky Raccoon & other costumed characters
We have a promo code for $5 off! Use code HALLOWBOO14 and order your tickets here. The promo code is valid for $24.99 Regular HALLOWBOO Tickets (Original online price = $29.99 / Gate price = $33.99) Regular HALLOWBOO tickets include gate admission, valid any HALLOWBOO operating date. Active September 26 – October 26.
2014 Premium and V.I.P. Season Pass holders enjoy free admission throughout HallowBoo! weekends, and Basic Season Pass holders pay just $5.00 admission. Regular HallowBoo! admission (ages 3+) is $33.99 plus tax, Senior HallowBoo! admission (age 60+) is $29.99 plus tax, and children age two and under receive free admission. Valuable $5.00 discount coupons are available at participating Giant Eagle locations. HallowBoo! tickets can also be purchased online for a savings of up to $8, or purchase a 2015 Gold Season Pass for $85.99 and receive FREE admission to all 2014 HallowBoo! dates. Visit Idlewild.com for more details.
ABOUT IDLEWILD & SOAKZONE - Founded in 1878 as a picnic ground along the Ligonier Valley Rail Road, Idlewild & SoakZone (Idlewild.com) is the oldest amusement park in Pennsylvania and third-oldest in America. Idlewild is recognized as the world’s best amusement park for children per Amusement Today magazine (http://www.amusementtoday.com). Featuring several theme areas, Idlewild is part of the Palace Entertainment family of parks. Palace Entertainment is one of the leading leisure park operators in the United States with parks located in 10 states, greeting over 13 million visitors annually. For more information, call 724.238.3666 or visit http://www.idlewild.com and http://www.palaceentertainment.com.
Editors Note: The SoakZone, Wild Mouse, and Loggin’ Toboggan do not operate during Hallowboo!