Walking into Peanuts Celebration, you will surely want to stop and snap some pictures in our new comic strip photo ops. These photo ops make it feel like you’re stepping right into the pages of a Charles M Schulz comic!
Valleyfair is debuting some brand-new Peanuts-inspired food options that you are not going to want to miss. Some of our favorites are the Charlie Brownies, perfect for chocolate-lovers, Snoopy’s Fruit Juice Soda Pop, a refreshing (and Instagram-worthy) summer drink and Charlie Brown’s Not-Too-Spicy Enchiladas, which are indeed, not too spicy, but still packed with flavor. You’re going to want to try all of these limited-time Peanuts Celebration foods!
At Superior Stage, events and shows will be rocking all weekend long. Catch the Peanuts gang dancing and singing in Music Goes ‘Round and Around and Peanuts Live at 5! Then at our specialty show, Woodstock’s Music Festival, Snoopy takes on different rock icon personas, with a surprise character to finish the show! These live events are sure to blow you away.
Peppermint Patty is getting crafty during Peanuts Celebration! She has her very own Creation Station, perfect for kids. Located at Chicken Shack from 12pm-6pm, families can create arts and crafts that will let them show their Peanuts pride. Peppermint Patty will be making appearances at her Creation Station throughout the day, so be sure to say hello to her!
Pig-Pen is officially at the park! To celebrate his first visits to Valleyfair, he is bringing his furry friends from the farm along. Stop by Snoopy Plaza from 1:30 pm-5: 30 pm to meet Pig-Pen and pet his barnyard buddies at Pig-Pen’s Pig Pen.
Peanuts Sketch School is another unique event allowing guests to get creative. Learn how to draw your favorite Peanuts members with the guidance of a resident art teacher. The Sketch School starts at 1pmand goes through 5 pm, so leave some room in your Valleyfair visit to draw some Peanuts!
Planet Snoopy is hosting a variety of events throughout the celebration, including Cowboy Jamboree, a hands-on game event for kids, Franklin’s Headphone Hootenanny, Valleyfair’s first-ever silent disco, and Charlie Brown’s 7th Inning Stretch, a marching band featuring the Benchwarmerz and some Peanuts characters.
Over in Galaxy Theatre, Snoopy’s All-Star Stunt Dogs are taking over the stage! This event showcases some very talented pups as they show off their tricks with our favorite dog, Snoopy! The show takes place at 3:30 pm, 5 pm, and 6:30 pm, so pick a time that works for you!
Later in the evening, Chicken Shack is hosting an adult-friendly event, Piano on the Patio, from 7pm-9pm. Relax with a refreshing beverage and enjoy some live music inspired by Vincent Guaraldi. This is a perfect way to wind down after a long day at the park.
Don’t forget to check out our Live Peanuts Celebration Mural. Our professional artists will be adding to our Valleyfair mural each day of Peanuts Celebration between 6 pm and 8 pm, so make sure to take a minute to watch the mural grow!
Last, be sure to stop by the Inside Peanuts: The Life & Art of Charles M Schulz display. Located in the Dino Store, this display gives you a peek into the life of the man behind the Peanuts. This exhibit is open all day, from 11am-7pm, so make sure to check it out!
As you make your way around Peanuts Celebration, use this guide to make the most out of your time here at Valleyfair. With so much to explore, your day will be jam-packed with Peanuts-inspired fun!