MessFest

End the summer with science! Engineer a contraption to help an egg survive a drop. Learn about surface tension with HUGE bubbles. Design your own squirt gun art, extract DNA […]

National Kidney Foundation Cinema in the Park: ‘The Sandlot’

The NKF Cinema for a Cause is a family friendly, movie in the park event that will help to bring kidney disease awareness to our community as well as highlight the lifesaving […]

8 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from mad scientist experiments to Daniel Tiger

This week, every kind of kid will find options that inspire and thrill.

H2Oh! River Weekend

Discover the science of Pittsburgh’s iconic rivers with a weekend full of aquatic experiments! Turn river water into clean drinking water through chemistry. Journey through the water cycle as you […]

2021 Pittsburgh Congenital Heart Walk

The 2021 Pittsburgh Congenital Heart Walk is a fundraising event benefiting The Children’s Heart Foundation, whose mission is to advance the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of congenital heart defects by […]

Family Day – Allegheny Commons Park

Visit Allegheny Commons the third Sunday of the month from June through October from 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. for free activities for children (and children at heart) including balloon artist, craft activities, with special guests […]

Kid’s Day in Schenley Plaza

Come to Schenley Plaza for free activities for children (and children at heart) including a balloon artist, craft activities, special guests and performers, and free rides on the PNC Carousel! […]

Sensory Sensitive Science Hours

Children and adults who are on the autism spectrum or have sensory sensitivities are invited to Carnegie Science Center’s Sensory Sensitive Science Hours on select Sundays from 9 am–noon. Exhibit lights and […]

Snowball Day

Share some fun with Dad and launch your snowball with a slingshot at our Snowball Launch Site. Learn about potential and kinetic energy by designing a catapult. Investigate how quickly […]

Virtual Indian Cooking Class

DETAILS: LED BY: Priya Osuri, Owner/Founder Anar Gourmet Foods Make delicious Indian food easily with Priya, Founder/Anar Gourmet Foods. This hands on virtual cooking class will help you: 1. Make […]

Spark Science Kids!

Are you looking for ways for your child to learn science, have fun, and make new friends? Spark Science Kids offers all that and more! Our mission is to help […]

Easter Jam

Come join us for an all around family fun event. Songs, a HUGE Easter egg hunt,a few family friendly games, family craft, delicious snacks, and a photo booth to remember […]

Sugar Plum Fairy Easter Party

We have a couple special guests coming to Sugar Plum this year! The Easter Bunny and the Sugar Plum Fairy! Come down on April 4th to meet them both. We […]

Mermaid Day

Come down to Sugar Plum and have some mermaid fun! We will be making a message in a bottle necklace and a mermaid toy! You will also get to put […]

Sugar Plum Spa Day

Need a day of pampering and relaxing after a long week of school? Well then come down to Sugar Plum to have a fun and relaxing spa day! Start off […]

Mardis Gras Party

Come down to Sugar Plum and celebrate Mardis Gras with us! We will be making a fun Mardis Gras mask. You will also get to put on dresses and costumes […]

Anniversary Party @ Sugar Plum

We’re celebrating 2 years of business! Come down and help us celebrate! The Sugar Plum Fairy, Anna, Elsa, and Ariel will be there for everyone to meet and take pictures […]

St. Patricks’s Day Party

Who loves leprechauns as much as we do? Well if you do then come down to Sugar Plum and celebrate St.Patrick’s day with us! We will be making a leprechaun […]

Slime Day

Come join us at Sugar Plum for a fun day of slime! Make your favorite color slime with lots of glitter. You will also get to put on dresses and […]

Unicorn Day

Everything is better with a unicorn! Come down to Sugar Plum and make your very own pink fluffy unicorn friend to take home with you. You will also get to […]