All Weekend: September 13-15

Gemini Children’s Theater:  Little Mermaid (except Friday)

An original, interactive, musical adventure under the sea!

Times: 1pm and 3:30pm

Cost: $12 for adults and children, tickets can be purchased online or at the door

Location: 7501 Penn Avenue, Point Breeze, Pittsburgh, PA 15208


Millvale Days (except Sunday)

Celebrate the community of Millvale.  Carnival-style fun with games, food, rides, music, a parade, a bike rally, petting zoo, etc.

Times: Friday 6pm-11pm, Saturday 10am-11pm

Cost: Free admission, but food and rides cost money

Location: Grant Avenue.


The Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival (except Friday)

Times: 10:30-6:30pm

Cost: $14.95/adult and $7/child (online)

Location: 112 Renaissance Lane, West Newton, PA 15089


“The Lion King” at the Benedum

Please click on the link above for information on available showtimes and ticket prices

Location: The Benedum Theater, 7th Street between Liberty and Penn Ave.


Friday, September 13

Hamilton Church Preschool September Movie Night

Watch Wreck-it-Ralph with the folks from Hamilton Church Preschool.  Please note: you do NOT need to be a member of the preschool to attend

Time: 7:30pm

Cost: Free. Snacks available for purchase as a preschool fundraiser

Location: Hamilton Church Preschool, 7500 Hamilton Rd, Pittsburgh Pa


Saturday, September 14

Alphabet Trail and Tales

Interactive, hand-painted story sets create a backdrop for a day of reading and ABC fun! Enjoy art, music, games and activities.

Times: 10am-1pm

Cost: Free

Location: Frick Park Blue Slide Playground, Beechwood Blvd. at Nicholson Street


Chatham Baroque’s Peanut Butter & Jam Sessions

Five Flavors of Folk: Led by a certified Kindermusik teacher

Times: 10 am and 11:30am

Cost: $8/adult and $5/child

Location: McClintic Hall, Calvary Episcopal Church, 315 Shady Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206


Morningside Community Day

Celebrate the community of Morningside with lots of family fun!

Time: 9-12:30pm

Cost: Free

Location: Heth’s Field, Morningside, PA


Sunday, September 15

Macy’s Elephant Day at the Pittsburgh Zoo

Celebrate elephants at the Pittsburgh Zoo this Sunday!  Free facepainting, crafts, activities, etc.

Time: 11-3pm

Cost: Free with zoo admission

Location: Pittsburgh Zoo, One Wild Place, Pittsburgh PA





Nadine Champsi

Nadine Champsi

I am a doctor turned write-at-home-mom who runs the Pittsburgh Mommy Blog and is editor of Kidsburgh. I have two wonderful young children and am happily married. My interests include cooking, green-living, gardening, being in the outdoors, listening to great music, checking out the city's cool art, coming up with creative things to do with my kids, and having as many adventures as I can!
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