kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

Kennywood

(Photo Credit:  KDKA Photojournalist Lori Sperling)

CBS Sitcom Star Billy Gardell Takes Over Kennywood

Winners of WDVE Radio’s “Billy Gardell Takes Over Kennywood” contest got to spend some time with the “Mike and Molly” star before the amusement park opened Thursday morning.

07/11/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Kennywood Embraces The Hot Dog Days Of Summer With Eating Contest

You might spend the Fourth of July leisurely eating grilled hamburgers or hotdogs, but a few people took it a step farther with a hotdog eating contest.

07/03/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Kennywood’s ‘Celebrate America Days’ Schedule

With an eating contest, dachshund race, fireworks and an overall festival, Celebrate America Days take over Kennywood Park every year.

07/03/2014

Photo Credit:  KDKA

Kennywood’s 10th Annual “Wiener 100″ Kicks Off “Celebrate America Days”

The 10th Annual “Wiener 100″ dachshund race kicked off Kennywood’s first day of “Celebrate America.”

07/01/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Johnny Rockets Coming To Kennywood, Other Changes Ahead For New Season

Kennywood opens May 3, and you’ll notice some changes this year, including one that could save you money.

04/24/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Kennywood Workers Bought $1 Million Powerball Ticket

A winning Powerball ticket has now been redeemed by a group of Kennywood workers.

11/15/2013

Photo Credit: Thinkstock.com

Best Ways To Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month In Pittsburgh

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated each year in the US from September 15th through October 15th. Pittsburgh offers its own take on the celebration with some unique events, lectures and weekly social gatherings.

09/02/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Safety Features Causing Phantom’s Revenge Stoppages, Not Malfunctions

Kennywood is making it clear that there is no safety problem with the Phantom’s Revenge.

08/22/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Riders Stuck On Kennywood Coaster After Malfunction

Several people were stuck on a Kennywood ride when it stopped suddenly Tuesday afternoon.
It happened on the ride “Phantom’s Revenge.”

07/30/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Kennywood Celebrates 90th Annual Slovak American Day

It’s not all coasters and bungee jumps on a hot day at Kennywood Park.

07/18/2013

7-1-12 Kennywood

It’s Italian Day at Kennywood!

Going to Kennywood for Italian Day? Here’s a link to a coupon!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/16/2013

more