Events

Have an Unforgettable Summer

Sandcastle hosts some exciting events each year!

Enjoy a day of attractions, slides, family fun, and memorable events with us.

Check back for 2019 special event dates and plan ahead with Sandcastle tickets or season pass !

Family holding hands in wavepool

Fun Family Fridays

2019 Dates: TBD

Every Friday, WORD FM is at the special events tent with family fun games, activities and prizes.

Two students with floating tubes

Out of School/ Into the Pool

2019 Dates: TBD

When school is done, Sandcastle is ready for summer fun!


Check back for 2019 information and schedule of events.


People swimming underwater

World's Largest Swim Lesson

2019 Date: TBD

Sandcastle partners with Goldfish Swim School to take part in the World’s Largest Swim Lesson! This is a fun event that helps bring awareness to the importance of water safety while taking part in setting a World Record. This event takes place in over 600 locations in 24 countries and 45 states!

Check back for 2019 details.

Logo of legs running with 5 k and Fun Run

Sandcastle 5 k and Fun Run

2019 Date: TBD

Hosted by the Steel City Road Runners, this run is fun for all ages!
Whether you are just starting out or an avid runner, this run will not disappoint. Runners can enjoy a 5 k run through scenic Sandcastle and Riverplex park before opening and even stay to cool off afterwards. Kids can also enjoy their own special FUN RUN down the boardwalk and back.


Coming Soon
Various Service Personnel

Hero Week

2019 Date: TBD

Sandcastle shows their appreciation for first responders and military with Hero Week! All military, local police, firefighters, and EMTs will receive FREE admission (with proper ID) and a discount ticket for family members on select days. Check back for 2019 information.

Pricing, attraction availability and hours are subject to change without notice.