2012-08-22


Allegheny County Concerts & Events for August 27-September 4

PITTSBURGH – The Allegheny County Parks Department today announced its concerts and events schedule for August 27-September 4. All events are free unless otherwise noted. All concert acts and times are subject to change. For additional information, call 412-350-2455 or visit www.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Date

Event & Location

Time

Mon., Aug. 27

County Swimming Pools Closed

 

Tue., Aug. 28

County Swimming Pools Closed

 

Tue., Aug. 28

Senior-Friendly Paddle (solo or tandem)

Start with instruction and practice, and then head onto tranquil North Park Lake. Kayaks, guides and instruction provided. Geared toward ages 55-80, but open to everyone. $18 for Venture Outdoors members, $24 for non-members. Register at World Wide Web Icon www.ventureoutdoors.org or 412-255-0564.

North Park Lake Boathouse 

10:00-11:30 a.m.

Wed., Aug. 29

County Swimming Pools Closed

 

Wed., Aug. 29

Q&A with Penn State Master Gardeners

North Park Demonstration Gardens (Babcock & Ingomar)

4:00-6:00 p.m.

Wed., Aug. 29

BMX Race

Race fee $8. Registration from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Race starts at 7:30 p.m.

World Wide Web Icon South Park BMX Track

6:00-9:00 p.m.

Thu., Aug. 30

County Swimming Pools Closed

 

Thu., Aug. 30

Thursday Adult Nature Walk

Join local naturalists on a guided, enlightening, leisurely paced walk.

North Park Ice Skating Rink Parking Lot

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon

Thu., Aug. 30

Man from Earth

An impromptu good-bye party for professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals his peculiar secret. An intense mystery from one of the acclaimed writers of the original Star Trek and The Twilight Zone. $12 admission. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Theatre

8:00 p.m.

Fri., Aug. 31

County Swimming Pools Closed

 

Fri., Aug. 31

Summer Concert – World Wide Web Icon The Hitmen (Oldies)

Featuring original members of Tommy James & the Shondells and Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons

Hartwood Acres Park Amphitheater

7:30 p.m.

Fri., Aug. 31

Man from Earth

An impromptu good-bye party for professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals his peculiar secret. An intense mystery from one of the acclaimed writers of the original Star Trek and The Twilight Zone. $12 admission. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Theatre

8:00 p.m.

Sat., Sept. 1

County Swimming Pools Open

$5 for ages 18-59, $3 for ages 60 & older, $4 for ages 13-17, $3 for ages 6-12, $1 for ages 0-5.

Boyce, North, Settlers Cabin & South parks 

11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.

Sat., Sept. 1

Man from Earth

An impromptu good-bye party for professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals his peculiar secret. An intense mystery from one of the acclaimed writers of the original Star Trek and The Twilight Zone. $12 admission. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Theatre

8:00 p.m.

Sun., Sept. 2

County Swimming Pools Open

$5 for ages 18-59, $3 for ages 60 & older, $4 for ages 13-17, $3 for ages 6-12, $1 for ages 0-5.

Boyce, North, Settlers Cabin & South parks

11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.

Sun., Sept. 2

Carpenter Log House Tours

Donations appreciated.

Boyce Park

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Sun., Sept. 2

World Wide Web Icon Oliver Miller Homestead Tours

$1 admission.

South Park

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Sun., Sept. 2

Man from Earth

An impromptu good-bye party for professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals his peculiar secret. An intense mystery from one of the acclaimed writers of the original Star Trek and The Twilight Zone. $12 admission. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Theatre

2:00 p.m.

Mon., Sept. 3

County Swimming Pools Open

$5 for ages 18-59, $3 for ages 60 & older, $4 for ages 13-17, $3 for ages 6-12, $1 for ages 0-5.

Boyce, North, Settlers Cabin & South parks 

11:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Tue., Sept. 4

County Swimming Pools Closed for the Season

 

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