13 best September events for Pittsburgh families

The kids are back in school, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to end. From theater productions and toy shows to foot races and festivals, celebrate the last gasp of summer at family-friendly events.

Stage plays range from the interactive Gemini and imaginative Mariposa children’s theaters to the full-fledged Broadway musical tour of “The Lion King.” Festivals and outdoor fun can be found on the Alphabet Trail, races at the Pittsburgh Zoo and Point State Park, plus a farm-themed Hay Day.

Find details on these events and lots more in NEXTpittsburgh.