8 things to do with kids in Pittsburgh this week (and next)

Challenge your kids’ ingenuity with hands-on maker projects.

21 ways kids can celebrate the holidays in Pittsburgh

These traditions are modified with safety in mind but maintain the season’s enchantment.

17 ways to celebrate Halloween in Pittsburgh

Kids love the season of witches, ghosts and things that go bump in the night.

Top 10 October events for kids in Pittsburgh

Nothing says October like campfires, pumpkin picking and trick-or-treat silliness.

9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from wild animal encounters to mystery theater

This week, kids can exercise their minds, exercise their bods and exercise their making skills.

10 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from pumpkin picking to corn mazes

Chilly nights and the growing music of cicadas are a welcome harbinger of the autumn season. Family entertainment shifts to more seasonal offerings, too.

8 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from pick-your-own apples to a dino driving tour

Pittsburgh never fails to present new and entertaining activities for families.

9 things to do in with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from Meowfest to an elephant birthday party

Having a great week with kids all comes down to attitude – and having a list of fun activities doesn’t hurt either.

6 cool things to do (at home) with kids in Pittsburgh this week

How about a dinosaur dinner party, a barnyard ballet and a leopard cub cuteness cure?

3 new sensory-friendly programs for Pittsburgh kids

These Pittsburgh venues are introducing new groundbreaking sensory-friendly initiatives.

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.”

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Maker Monday: Dino Skeletons

Junior paleontologists will have fun constructing Dino Skeletons in this week’s Maker Monday activity.

family-friendly destinations

Family-friendly destinations from coast to coast (and right here at home, too)

These U.S. cities—including our beloved Pittsburgh—are the best family-friendly destinations for 2016, according to parenting blog Mommy Nearest.

New pterosaurs exhibit drops in at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History

The pterosaurs arrive at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, with an interactive exhibit, on Jan. 30.

Kid events in Pittsburgh: January

We’ve added a monthly article directing you to ongoing events–say those running a week or more. Here’s what’s happening in January that you won’t want to miss.

Top 10 Kidsburgh Feature Stories of 2015

From summer camps to indoor play spaces; from unique toy stores to farm adventures—these are the top 10 Kidsburgh feature stories that our readers thought were worth reading, posting, forwarding and sharing this year.

Animal Secrets revealed at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Enter the habitats of North American forests in the new family-friendly Animal Secrets exhibit at Carnegie Museum of Natural History.