9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from ‘Sleep Squad’ rockets to MLK celebrations

Looking for creative, educational and cultural events? We’ve got you covered with activities for kids from early learners to tweens and teens.

21 ways kids can celebrate the holidays in Pittsburgh

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

10 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from Steelers history to an urban forest hike

It’s time for kids to enjoy a little silliness, fresh air and their competitive spirit.

10 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from art workshops to free museum admission

Kids from toddlers to teens will find an outlet for their creative drive this week.

8 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from spray parks to pick-your-own strawberries

We’re excited about the official start of summer this weekend and all the fun of the season.

8 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from real-life kayaking to a virtual dance party

As Pittsburgh slowly opens up, we’re excited by the recreational alternatives launching in new, safe ways.

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.

holiday lights

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.

My Favorite Pittsburgh Thing To Do With Kids from @AnnieGetYourGum

Her funny posts are instantly relatable to anyone who has lived with a teen and survived to tell the tale.

Summer Flower Show: Van Gogh in Bloom

The work of one of the world’s most celebrated and influential visual artists enters an exciting, immersive dimension in Phipps’ breathtaking new show, Van Gogh in Bloom. Inspired by painter Vincent […]

Celebration of Seeds

Celebration of Seeds: Seventh Annual Seed and Plant Swap Gardening season is on its way, and Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Grow Pittsburgh and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh are here […]

Environmental Film Series: Disneynature: Wings of Life

Fri., Feb. 15 from 7 – 9 p.m., join Phipps in Botany Hall Auditorium for a screening of Disneynature: Wings of Life. From the Disney studio that brought you Earth, […]

Tropical Forest Cuba Festival

Join us for a full day of fun activities for all ages at our Tropical Forest Cuba Festival, featuring entertainment, food and more inspired by one of the world’s most […]

winter

All the winter events you need to know about in Pittsburgh for the best season ever

The countdown to spring has never been better!

Santa Visits

Join us for a festive photo-op with the man in the big red suit! It’s a perfect way to get into the spirit of the season, share a magical memory […]

radical days

10 fun freebies for kids during Pittsburgh RADical Days

Who doesn’t love free? Pittsburgh RADical Days gives families the chance to visit favorite destinations without paying a dime.

These cool events add up to an awesome autumn

So much to do! This roundup of fall events and activities will fill your family calendar with fun.

Let it glow: Pittsburgh’s best holiday light displays

We can just imagine the looks on kids’ faces when they see these amazing holiday light extravaganzas.

Sponsored Content From Our Sponsor: Celebrate Holiday Magic at Phipps’ Winter Flower Show and Light Garden!

Tickets are now on sale to the public to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens’ Winter Flower Show and Light Garden: Holiday Magic! New Timed Ticketing reservations allow guests to conveniently […]

fall events

Top events for kids this fall in Pittsburgh

Busy times ahead! There’s no excuse for boredom with this jam-packed schedule of kid-friendly events from September through November.