About Raccoon Creek State Park Raccoon Creek State Park is a 7,572-acre park in Hanover, Pennsylvania, about 30 miles from Pittsburgh. It makes for a great day trip! The Beach at Raccoon State Park makes for a great day trip but you could easily make a week/weekend long camping trip out of it! In addition…

Who’s ready for summer vacation?! If you’re looking for fun things to do around Pittsburgh to keep the kids busy you’ve come to the right place! We’ve gathered 100+ FREE things to do in Pittsburgh in June! Please note: Some events occur over multiple days. If you see an event you’re interested in attending, always…

Thank you to Kennywood for sponsoring this post. All opinions are remain my own! We’re so lucky to have so many amazingly fun things to do in and around the Pittsburgh area. You don’t have to travel far to visit an award winning amusement park – Kennywood is right around the corner and they’re open…

Work out while the kids play! Enjoy the Pittsburgh Outdoor Fitness at Deer Lakes Park. Visitors will find a variety of outdoor fitness equipment. The equipment is located near the playground at Deer Lakes Park at the “Minnow 1 & 2” location. The location is open year round and free to use to the public! While it can…

Dear Moms, thank you for all you do – you deserve a great weekend to celebrate and we’re here with plenty of ideas! Here are 25 fun, unique ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in Pittsburgh. Moms get FREE admission to the Pittsburgh zoo when accompanied by their child Wings Over Pittsburgh air show is also…

Thank you to IdleWild & SoakZone for sponsoring this post! All thoughts and opinions remain my own. Located about an hour East of Pittsburgh, Idlewild & SoakZone is an award winning amusement park designed for children and their families. They’ve been in the business of making kids grin ear-to-ear since 1878! There’s no shortage of…

Hey, Pittsburgh… are you ready to celebrate? There are plenty of events showcasing cultural, agricultural, neighborhood, food and more! You’t want to mark these on your family calendar! Just remember, just the weather/venue before you go. Family-Friendly Fairs and Festivals Mars New Year | May 4 – 6 Celebrate the New Year on the planet Mars…

May in Pittsburgh means warm weather, holiday weekends and outdoor family outings. Play Pittsburgh’s event calendar is full of over 100 FREE family events going on in the ‘Burgh all throughout May! Please note: Some events occur over multiple days. If you see an event you’re interested in attending, always check the link for the specific…

If you’re looking for fun things to do with the family you’ve come to the right place! Play Pittsburgh’s May event calendar is chock-full of festivals, community celebrations, FREE fun and more! For daily updates and reminders don’t forget to ‘LIKE’ us on Facebook. Mars New Year Party | May 5 – 6 Did you know the New…

Grab your party hat, it’s time to celebrate! Fun Fore All is already one of Pittsburgh’s largest arcades so I was completely (but pleasantly) surprised to hear about their 4,000 square foot indoor addition. They continue to impress us with their ever growing entertainment. Located in Cranberry, Fun Fore All is a large indoor/outdoor family…

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