Blue Slide Playground is part of Frick Park located in Squirrel Hill on Beechwood Blvd. As a Pittsburgh resident since 2004, I was long overdue for my first visit to the park. Although it’s always been popular among Pittsburghers, the Blue Slide Park was thrown into the national spotlight in 2011 after Pittsburgh native and…

In 2013, Cranberry Township was named one of the best place to raise children by Business Weekly. As residents of the North Hills area, we venture to Cranberry quite a bit and we can see the appeal: public safety, schools, housing costs, commute time, share of households with children, etc. We also love Cranberry for…

Theaters all over Pittsburgh are offering FREE and discount movies all summer long! As you know, we’re all about finding great deals! What better way to cool off (or escape the rain) than to spend a few hours in the dark, air-conditioned cool of the movie theater? Find more information about the movie schedules by…

Pleasant Kingdom is a large wooden playground in Pleasant Hills (South Hills) located behind the Pleasant Hills Municipal building. When I was a resident of the South Hills area and frequented the park with my son. The unique wooden playground is quaintly tucked under large shade trees. Elevated grassy knolls provide great views of the entire playground…

Trying to keep the kids busy with summer without breaking the bank? Play Pittsburgh’s “Weekly Guide to Coupons & Deals” will save your family money all season! Look for our new weekly guide every Friday this summer to keep up to date on the top picks for FREE weekend fun, deals on family dining and discounts on…

Have you crossed anything off the summer bucket list yet? There’s still time! I don’t know about you, but we still have plenty of playgrounds to visit and festivals to attend! May I suggest adding a few things to the list? The Play Pittsburgh event calendar is chock-full of family friendly events in July. Besides all the…

Intrigued after seeing pictures, I had to pay a visit to the Pennsylvania trolley museum to feed my son’s love of anything with wheels. Little did I know what an amazing, unique, look back into local history we would experience. After an afternoon trip to Sarris Candies, we visited the Pennsylvania Trolley museum. The main facility looks…

Trying to keep the kids busy with summer without breaking the bank? Play Pittsburgh’s “Weekly Guide to Coupons & Deals” will save your family money all season! Look for our new weekly guide every Friday this summer to keep up to date on the top picks for FREE weekend fun, deals on family dining and…

Blueberry Patch Playground is located at Blaine’s Way, Sewickley, PA 15143 Blueberry Patch Playground Features  Environment  Clean, well kept Not a lot of shade  Completely Fenced In Green Space  Playground Surface – Mulch Surface Amenities  Gazebo / Covered Pavillon  Green Space  Parking Lot  Port-a-Potty  Age Ranges for Playground Equipment Child : 5-12 Preschool: 2-5 Play Space Features Climbing…