Event Schedule

July 22nd

9:00 - 9:30am
Registration at Guest Relations building, located prior to the entrance ticket booths

9:45 - 11:00am 
ERT on Rollo Coaster and Wild Mouse

Group ride on Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

Group ride on Loyalhanna Limited train and walk to Picnic Pavilion C

Picnic Lunch in Pavilion C followed by Heritage Fund Auction, plaque presentation and remarks

Book signing with Jennifer Spoko

Enjoy the rest of the day at Idlewild & SoakZone!

Celebrating 140 years, Idlewild is rated #1 Kids Park by Amusement Today. Home of the classic Story Book Forest, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, a modern water park, and the only Vekoma Wild Mouse ever built!  

Click here for more information about Idlewild & SoakZone.





July 23rd 

Gather (location TBD) for historical tour of park

Lunch and remarks from park president, Carl Crider, Jr.

Enjoy the rest of the day at DelGrosso’s and Laguna Splash!


Famous for its homemade sauce, DelGrosso’s has some of the best amusement park food in the world (don’t miss their pizza or potato salad!), a collection of fun rides, and a large 2016 waterpark expansion!

Click here for more information about Delgrosso's and Laguna Splash.


NAPHA/ACE/Coaster Crew Member Two-Day


Non-NAPHA/Non-ACE/Non-Coaster Crew Member Two-Day


NAPHA/ACE/Coaster Crew Membe One-Day


Non-NAPHA/Non-ACE/Non-Coaster Crew Member One-Day 


Season Passholders: contact jiltvik@napha.org for reduced rates.

Register Online or via Paper Application (Deadline: July 12th)

Instant Online Registration
Note that a $1.00 transaction fee with be charged per ticket.

Paper Mail-In Registration

Make an even longer weekend out of it!

American Coaster Enthusiasts, KennyKon logo

Once again, NAPHA is partnering with the American Coaster Enthusiasts (ACE) to offer two great events back to back! ACE’s KennyKon XXIX takes place on Saturday, July 21st at Kennywood Park--celebrating its 120th season. NAPHA members can attend at the ACE price and ACE members are invited to attend our event at NAPHA’s price! Details on KennyKon XXIX can be found here.

Help us spread the word!

Please visit the Facebook page that was set up for this event, where you can select that you are attending, invite your friends to the event, and share the page on your Timeline or in any fan groups you may be a member of.  

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Additional Information

The payment of fees by, for, or on behalf of participants holds harmless the National Amusement Park Historical Association (NAPHA) and its respective Directors/Representatives from any and all liabilities related to this event and all event activities! Registration by members and/or their guests implies that event participants are bound by NAPHA’s code of ethics/code of conduct. All safety mandates established by the host parks MUST BE FOLLOWED. Failure to abide by any posted/verbal safety directives will result in direct consequences for the member/guest in violation of stated safety measures, up to, and including, revoking of event privileges and/or organizational membership. No refunds given. Every effort will be made to follow the stated itinerary; however, all activities are subject to modification by our hosts (or the weather). No arrangements have been made for accommodations. Submitting your registration means that you, and everyone in your party, have read and agreed to the above registration statements. All registration materials will be at the event - an email with information will be sent prior to the event. Additional information may be requested by emailing jlitvik@napha.org or calling 724-493-9766. Fees include requested admissions/wristbands, exclusive ride times, and stated meals.