If you are new to Pittsburgh or just eager to explore a new neighborhood than this is the activity for you. Every month from April to September the Urban Hike team plans out a hike around a different Pittsburgh neighborhood. The hikes are free but the group usually stops for lunch after the hike.
Urban Hike – Marshall Shadeland
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Meet in front of the red LED sign that marks the entrance to the ALCOSAN plant. It’s just past the intersection of New Beaver Street and Tracy St., 15233. Public parallel parking is available on the nearby… Read the rest
So, it might be a little chilly this weekend – but all of these events will be happening rain or shine. Big weekend of things to do in Pittsburgh. Lots of free events. Here is the list of details and links for the events we discussed on WDVE this morning.
Gallery Crawl in the Cultural District
Friday, April 27, 2012. 5:30-9pm. The Cutlural District, Downtown.
Galleries stay open late with free events for the evening. This month the Cultural District is hosting a Dutch Festival.
Full Schedule is available here.
Urban Hike Visits Beechview
Saturday, April 28, 2012. 10 am.… Read the rest
Most Friday mornings at 6:45 am, you can listen to IheartPGH talk live with Jim and Randy on the WDVE morning show about things to do in Pittsburgh on the weekend. Here is our list of events and links to more information for this weekend….
Redd Up Weekend
3 days of cleaning for the city of Pittsburgh
10,000 volunteers, including 2000 Pitt Students, will help get this city clean
55 different Neighborhoods in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County
Clean ups take place Saturday around 9am
To volunteer contact – firstname.lastname@example.org or call 412-688-9120.
Make a Glass Pumpkin @ The Pittsburgh Glass… Read the rest
Ambridge is a borough located north of Pittsburgh along the Ohio River. The borough was incorporated in 1905 and named after the American Bridge Company. I haven’t been out to Ambridge in a while. A few years ago there was a lovely little coffee shop there – I think it was called the Silk House.
This Saturday is your chance to check out Ambridge with the folks of Urban Hike. Urban Hike is a group that plans out hikes around different urban areas. The organizers do a great job of mapping out the hike ahead of time and planning out… Read the rest
Urban Hike is one of our favorite Pittsburgh organizations. Every month or so the Urban Hike organizers plan out a hike through a different neighborhood. There is always a great crowd of people and some local experts. The hikes are free and move at a leisurely pace. There are usually some stops for water along the way and those who choose go out for some snacks at the end.
Urban Hike South Oakland
When: Sunday June 5th, 9:45am
Where: Dinosaur Park, Map
What: Urban Hike adventure in South Oakland
Who: Come one and all, and bring friends
Facebook Event: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=168674839858971… Read the rest