Knoebels fun continues in September and October!

Though Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer, there’s still plenty of fun in store at Knoebels in September and October! We're excited to announce our 2018 fall lineup of events, including: September Weekends, Doggie Dive, Covered Bridge Festival, Knoebel Lumber 5K, Phoenix Phall Phunfest and Hallo-Fun.

The event dates and times, as well as a brief description of each include:

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September Weekends
Though daily operation ends on Labor Day, we are open September 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23 (Saturdays from noon-8:00 p.m., and Sundays from noon-7:00 p.m.), with ride-all-day passes available. The park is closed to the general public the weekend of September 29 and 30. Click here for pricing.
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Doggie Dive
Sunday, September 9, 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Join us for our annual Doggie Dive at Crystal Pool. Proceeds from the event benefit local animal rescues. In addition to the dive itself, take part in a Chinese Auction and a bake sale, visit with rescue organizations and check out vendor booths. Early registration is $8 per dog, and $10 per dog on the day of the event. Human guests are invited at no charge, as the pool will be closed for the regular season. To ensure a safe event, rabies tags and licenses are required for all dogs, all dogs must have collars on, and leashes must be on hand by owner. There's a limit of one dog per handler and aggressive dogs should not attend. Register your pooch here.
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Covered Bridge Festival
October 4-7, Thursday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; Sunday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

The Annual Covered Bridge Festival, sponsored by Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau, features more than 385 craft vendors, 38 food vendors and rides for the whole family to enjoy. For more information, click here. Select rides are available through individual ride tickets all four days. On Saturday and Sunday, a larger selection of rides will be available, and pay-one-price plans are offered. Click here for pricing options.
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Knoebel Lumber 5K
Saturday, October 6, 8:30 a.m.

Registration for the 25th annual Knoebel Lumber 5K will be held from 7:30-8:15 a.m., and the race begins at 8:30 a.m. All proceeds benefit Ralpho Township Public Library. The fee for the event is $15.00 by September 7 and $20.00 from September 8 through the day of the race. All pre-entry forms must be postmarked by September 7. The race begins at Pavilion L and is a moderately hilly 5K of mixed gravel and asphalt. An official race t-shirt is provided to those who register by September 7 and prizes are awarded to top finishers. Download a registration form here.
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Phoenix Phall Phunfest
Saturday, October 6

Kick off the Halloween Season at Knoebels and join in on the 33rd annual Phoenix Phall Phunfest! Spend the day at the Covered Bridge Festival (10 a.m.-6 p.m.), and the Souvenir Swap Meet (noon-4 p.m.). Rides are open from 11 a.m.-10 p.m., and at dusk, the park transforms into a special place for ghosts and ghouls of all ages. Experience a festively fall atmosphere at the park, participate in the costume parade (registration at 7 p.m. with an 8 p.m. start), and roast marshmallows around a bonfire in the campground (10:30 p.m.)! Click here for pricing.
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October 12-14, 19-21, and 26-28
Fridays 6:00-10:00 p.m., Saturdays noon-10:00 p.m., Sundays noon-5:00 p.m.

Knoebels transforms into a spooktacularly great time for the entire family during Hallo-Fun! Visitors can experience tasty treats, thrilling games, ghoultastic attractions and of course a selection of Knoebels’ hallo-riffic rides. Experience several festive specials at this year’s Hallo-Fun including character breakfast on Sunday mornings (reservation only), Zombie Elimination at Lazer Command, and even a trail of treats for children 12 and under in costume. Guests can purchase pay-one-price plans each day of Hallo-Fun. Click here for pricing.

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