things to do in Pittsburgh

11 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend, from free plane flights to fall celebrations and the Chinese Cultural Festival

From fall festivals to pumpkin-themed fun, there are so many things to do in Pittsburgh with kids.

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When should your child get their first phone?

Photo above by Tim Gouw used by permission via Unsplash.  When should your child get their first phone? That’s a loaded question that many parents will face during this school […]

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10 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend, from Bellevue’s Brickvue to the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival

From small, quiet events to busy fall festivals, there are so many things to do with kids in Pittsburgh (and beyond) this weekend. 

Laurel Highlands

Family road trip on just 1 tank of gas: Check out the Laurel Highlands

The number one reason to travel to the Laurel Highlands? There’s so much to do.

10 things to do this weekend in Pittsburgh, from Pierogi Fest and historic tours to a massive Steelers watch party

So much to do in Pittsburgh this weekend: Check out our list!

Family road trip on just 1 tank of gas: Next stop, Cleveland!

This summer, Kidsburgh has been taking our readers on a tour of great spots that you can reach on just one tank of gas. Next stop: Cleveland!

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Family road trip on just 1 tank of gas: Check out Columbus, Ohio!

Your Columbus road trip starts here: Check out our guide!

Pittsburgh Youth Climate Action summit

Your teen is invited to the Pittsburgh Youth Climate Action Summit. Details here on this free event.

We’ve got all the details on this year’s in-person Pittsburgh Youth Climate Action Summit. Register your child for free today.

Pittsburgh-area programs for girls

5 Pittsburgh-area programs for girls who want to make history

Seeking Pittsburgh-area programs for girls who want to make the world better? Check out this list.

outdoor learning

5 great places for outdoor learning fun in Pennsylvania and Ohio

Outdoor learning options abound in the western PA region. Check out our guide.

Skiing and snowboarding for kids with special needs: Check out these destinations in our region

Check out these programs for skiing with special needs in the western Pennsylvania region.

what is mindfulness?

What is mindfulness? This easy guide can help families throughout the new year.

How can families practice mindfulness? This quick guide explains.

things to do over holiday break

10 places where kids can keep busy during winter school break in Pittsburgh

Photo of Naomi McKivigan having fun at Snapology used by permission. Will you be spending the winter school break in Pittsburgh? Days off may delight kids, but winter break can […]

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Casa San José helps immigrant families preserve holiday traditions and embrace new ones in Pittsburgh

Homesick at the holidays? Here’s advice from Casa San José about holding on to the familiar while embracing the new.

Dragon's Den photo of Wendoll Slade, courtesy Dayna Delgado.

From volunteer to employee: At Dragon’s Den, this teen has turned helping others into a career

Check out Wendoll Slade’s inspiring story.

Photo courtesy of Bellevue Mural Arts Program

The people of Bellevue painted this beautiful mural — including the kids!

Kids loved being part of Bellevue’s mural project and they have even more plans to fill their community with cheerful color.

COVID booster shots in Pittsburgh

UPDATED: Latest news on COVID-19 vaccinations for kids under 12 

Will there be a mad dash for appointments once the vaccine is approved for kids under 12? Here’s what we know.

7 lessons from Pittsburgh moms with experience in online learning

Everyone’s anxiety is different, but it all revolves around the central theme of wondering, “How is this going to work?” 

10 creeks around Pittsburgh worth the trip

The area is rich with amazing creeks to wade in, dunk your siblings or find salamanders and crayfish hiding under rocks.