Idlewild Park is a great family park.  It has been rated in the top family parks for a number of years.  Rides range from kids to adults, and are mostly all family friendly.  It includes two roller coasters, one steel and one wooden.  Also includes an awesome water park with a number of slides, a pool, and a kids section.  The children's section of the park "Raccoon Lagoon" includes about 10 rides for kids of all ages, many of which are miniatures of the main park rides.  The park is located in a senic location in Ligonier PA, about an hour south of Pittsburgh.  Families are welcome/encouraged to bring picnics, as the park contains a large amount of green space.  There are also many diverse food options within the park: an old fashioned BBQ pit, two different funnel cake stands, an ice cream parlor, a taco stand, hamburgers/sandwiches, a sit-down style restaurant serving chicken and pasta, and a full candy-store.  There are a number of small themed areas in the park, including Raccoon Lagoon, Hoot 'n Holler, Jumpin' Jungle, Olde Idlewild, and Storybook Forest.