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Kennywood Park seeks college students as part of summer workforce

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Gage Goulding, Contributor

April 16, 2019

WEST MIFFLIN -- An entire summer of fun that could turn into a career. When thinking about an amusement park like Pittsburgh's Kennywood Park, the thought of roller coasters, delicious foods and unforgettable experiences comes to mind. However, for college students preparing to enter the workforce,...

Kennywood Park reveals more details of new record-breaking rollercoaster

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Megan Shandel, Assistant Multimedia Manager

November 15, 2018

WEST MIFFLIN - Kennywood Park has already started setting track for the new roller coaster that will welcome guests into Steelers Country, the Steel Curtain. On Tuesday, the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions (IAAPA) debuted the cars that riders will enter when the ride...

Thomas the Tank Engine coming to Kennywood Amusement Park

Thomas the Tank Engine coming to Kennywood Amusement Park

Brittany Mayer, News Manager

February 15, 2018

This year, Kennywood Amusement Park is introducing a new attraction called Thomas Town to be built in their 120th year of business. Kennywood has partnered with Mattel, the brand owner of “Thomas and Friends.” The park is building an attraction with five rides. Thomas the Tank Engine will be t...

Changes at Kennywood Park

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Gage Goulding

September 19, 2017

Kennywood Park received the award for the Best Funhouse/Walkthrough Attraction in the world for "Noah's Ark." The award was presented at a ceremony at Lake Compounce in Bristol, Conn., by Amusement Today. This is the eighth consecutive year that Noah's Ark won the award. "The Ark really is a one-of-a-kind...