If your days of getting green on St. Patrick’s Day in the South Side are behind you, don’t worry… we have plenty of family-friendly ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Kids in Pittsburgh. There are so many fun activities and events happening around the city that prove you don’t need green beer or corned beef to have a good time. I hope you and your wee little leprechauns enjoy! 

Be sure to click through the listings for all the details, including addresses, times and costs. 

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St. Patrick’s Day with Kids in Pittsburgh

Be sure to click through the listings for all the details, including addresses, times and costs. 

Leprechaun Trap Building and Play at Party Lane | March 8th & 17th 
Calling all Little Leprechauns! Party Lane is having some St. Patrick’s Day Fun! There will be a story time, craft and lucky coin scavenger hunt. There are two dates offered for these events.

Irish Weekend at Seven Springs | March 13th – 15th 
Seven Springs will have St. Patrick’s themed celebrations throughout the weekend. Follow the rainbow to the pot of gold for a fun day out on the slopes skiing, snowboarding, or snow tubing. 

Kid’s Night Out St. Patty’s Day Party at Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Center | March 14th
Enjoy a night of safe and fun exercises, activities, and healthy snacks! Activities include St. Patty’s Day activities, snacks, games, sports and more! This program is suitable for ages 3-13 years old. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. To ensure all may enjoy this popular program, 24 hours’ notice is required for cancellation. Registration closes the Friday before the event. Drop-off: 5:30-5:45, Pick-up: 8:15-8:30.

Pittsburgh St Patrick’s Day Parade | March 14th 
Did you know that Pittsburgh hosts one of the oldest and largest St. Patrick’s Day in the country? With over 22,000 participants, you’ll also see floats, presentations, and other groups representing Irish heritage in Pittsburgh. 

Carnegie Library St. Patrick’s Day Craft | March 14th
Want to make your own gorgeous green and gold St. Patrick’s Day decorations? This program will explore using our hands, minds and imaginations to create art of different sizes and shapes. Recommended for kids in grades K-5.  

St Patrick’s Day Storytime at Barnes and Noble | March 14th & 15th 
Barnes and Nobles will be hosting storytime and activities Featuring Pete the Cat: The Great Leprechaun Chase. 

Shrek the Musical at Upper St. Clair | March 6-8 and 12-14
Not quite the mythical green guy you might be looking for but just as fun. Upper St. Clair High School’s Performing Arts Department will present “Shrek the Musical” March 6-8 and March 12-14 in the school’s theater. Directed by Tom Hunsberger, the curtain rises at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, March 6, 7, 13 and 14. 

Additional Storytimes on St. Patrick’s Day  | March 17th
I cannot confirm these storytimes are St. Patrick’s Day themed but they do occur on St. Patrick’s Day,  March 17th and might be a fun way to spend the morning: Mother Goose Baby Time at Northland Library and Riverstone Books Storytime and Yoga 

 

Things to do with Kids in Pittsburgh in March 

If you’re looking for more happening throughout the city this month don’t forget to check out the entire Play Pittsburgh March Event Calendar, including 100+ Free Events happening through the city.

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