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Free Winter Activities

admin - Monday, December 19, 2016

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So, the snow is falling and your friends are calling yoo-hoo! But really – your friends keep calling because they want to know what to do in Pittsburgh this holiday season. You’re in luck – we have a list of all the fun and festive events going on in the ‘Burgh.

Holiday Celebrations
12/15/16

Mingle all the Way is THIS Thursday, in your apartment community. Come take photos with Santa and enjoy our hot chocolate bar. BYOB!

Park View: 6-8 p.m. in Park View One’s Lobby

City View: 6-8 p.m. in City View’s Lounge

Carson Street Commons: 6-8 p.m. in the Leasing Office 

12/16/16 & 12/20/16

Make a child’s wish come true this holiday season by stopping by the Make-a-Wish fundraiser “Light Up a Child’s Life Campaign” 7-9 a.m. in Fifth Avenue Place. 

12/18/16

Join the Animal Rescue League Yappy Holidays Event at the Ace Hotel from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with your pet!  http://www.animalrescue.org/event/yappy-holidays/ 

12/31/16

Ring in the New Year with Pittsburgh’s New Year’s Eve First Night. http://firstnightpgh.trustarts.org/ 

Weekdays through 12/23/16

Stop by Fifth Avenue Place weekdays at noon for free musical performances by some of Pittsburgh’s favorite artists. 

Now through 2/26/17

Perfect for first dates, friend dates, and family fun, the PPG Place Ice Rink is calling your name. http://www.ppgplace.com/directory/the-rink/

Now through Christmas

Looking for a one-of-a-kind gift? Stop by the People’s Gas Holiday Market. http://www.downtownpittsburghholidays.com/peoples-gas-holiday-market/ 

Now through the New Year

Ever wonder how different countries identify Santa Claus? Stop by the “Spirits of Giving Around the World” exhibit in PPG Place. http://www.ppgplace.com/events/spirit-of-giving/ 

All Downtown Holiday Events

We’ve listed a few – but there are many more events to check out:

http://www.downtownpittsburghholidays.com/holiday-season-of-events/ 

Bonus: Did you know there’s FREE PARKING weekends in the city? Check it out!

http://www.downtownpittsburghholidays.com/holiday-season-of-events/free-parking/

Sporting and Fitness Events
All Season Long

Pittsburgh Penguins Schedule https://www.nhl.com/penguins/schedule/2016-12-01/ET 

Skiing at Seven Springs: http://www.7springs.com/ski-and-ride/ 

12/17/16

Downtown 5K Tour @ PPG Place 

12/18/16

WWE PPV Roadblock @ 7:30 p.m. PPG Paints Arena 

Away Game: Steelers vs. Bengals

12/25/16

Home Game: Steelers vs. Ravens 

12/29-12/30/16

Three Rivers Classic: Men’s College Hockey Tournament @PPG Paints Arena 

And, stay tuned for 2017 Faros Residential Fitness Events Coming Soon!

Concerts

12/27/16

The Trans-Siberian Orchestra will play at PPG Paints Arena at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.

12/30/16 – 12/31/16

LOTUS will play @ Stage AE for NYE.

1/2/17

AcoustiCafe @ Club Cafe in the South Side

We’ve highlighted a couple, but, here’s a list of concerts coming to the ‘Burgh today through January.

Featured Restaurant & Museum of the Month

We want you to experience the best of the ‘Burgh. Check out this month’s featured restaurant and museum with your friends.

Sienna Mercato – http://www.siennapgh.com/mercato/ 

Toonseum! – http://www.toonseum.org/

How are you spending December? Get social with us and share your experiences on Facebook and Instagram!