6 reasons kids love ‘Big League Fun!’ at the Children’s Museum in Pittsburgh

It’s a terrific opportunity for exchanging baseball lore and memories across generations.

A Kidsburgh exclusive: First chance at EQT Children’s Theater Festival tickets

Use our secret code to get early access to the EQT Children’s Theater Festival featured shows.

5 ways parents of preschoolers can raise body-positive kids

How to help your kid be happy and secure in a media-heavy, appearance-obsessed culture. 

18 indoor play spaces for Pittsburgh kids

When it’s too cold or too wet to spend time outside, these spots will keep kids active and engaged.

The definitive answers to screen-time questions for babies and toddlers

At this age, you want to make media a shared experience and an opportunity for learning.

New healthy media habits for little kids

Now that screen-time recommendations are more flexible, it’s time for new rules. 

8 ways kids can celebrate Martin Luther King Day in Pittsburgh

The day is intended to remind kids of their power to change the world.

12 cool ways kids can explore Pittsburgh after dark

Bedtime? What bedtime? When the sun goes down, there’s still time for after dark excitement for Pittsburgh kids.

All I want for Christmas: 25 Pittsburgh non-profits share their holiday wish lists

Shopping for these specific items can be a family project that helps kids to realize the importance of reaching out to others less fortunate.

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Prepare to be dazzled: Don’t miss these 9 holiday light displays

We can just imagine the looks on little faces when they see these amazing holiday light displays.

12 kid-friendly, non-scary Halloween happenings in Pittsburgh

We’ve gathered a dozen of the most family-friendly Halloween events around, some new and some annual favorites. Ready, set, boo! 


9 farm outings worth the drive

Head down to the farm for apple picking, pumpkin festivals and a chance to talk to the animals.

Splashdown: 13 hot spots where Pittsburgh kids can cool off for free

Hot weather, cool water, and energetic kids are the perfect equation for summer fun.

Advice from Pittsburgh’s Dr. G on how to talk to your kids about mass shootings

Even as you are discussing something as painful as this subject, you can focus on the positive: Who are the heroes of the story? Take Mr. Rogers’ advice and “look for the helpers.”

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5 Back-to-School Power Moves for the best school year ever

“As you help your child imagine what they might become, help them to connect what they’re learning in school to that greater future vision for themselves.”


6 ways Pittsburgh kids can tour around town like a tourist

Sometimes, it’s fun to act like a tourist in your home town. Kids find it even more exciting when that means touring in style – on bikes, boats, Segways, or double-decker buses.

6 ways kids can defy gravity on Pittsburgh ziplines and ropes courses

“That adrenaline rush is unlike anything else.”

Mister Rogers

Roam the Fred Rogers Trail for a ‘beautiful day’ in Pittsburgh and beyond

The Fred Rogers Trail allows fans to walk in Fred’s shoes, preferably wearing sneakers and a zip-up cardigan.

5 underground treasures in and around Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh claims many underground attractions, some deep under the earth, others exposing ancient buried treasures and others still taking a more figurative definition of “underground.”


2019 Pittsburgh summer camps that appeal to every kind of kid

Summer is too short to fit in all the cool camps available for Pittsburgh kids.