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Guide To PNC Park

June 22, 2011 6:15 AM

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PNC Park is one of the best venues in Pittsburgh to watch a professional sporting event or concert. With the majestic backdrop of downtown Pittsburgh and the stadium’s design that makes you feel as if you’re sitting on the field, it’s truly a place everyone should visit at least once. If you haven’t made it out to “the old ball game,” here’s what you need to know when visiting PNC Park!

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About The Park:

PNC Park, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, opened in 2001 replacing Three Rivers Stadium. The park is located on the North Shore and is walking distance from Downtown Pittsburgh and other local attractions.

PNC Park cost $262 million and can seat 38,362 people.

The park itself sits on the Allegheny River and has an open view of the Pittsburgh skyline and the riverfront. Its location makes the ballpark easily accessible to pedestrians and riverboats.

PNC Park has a two-deck design that creates an intimate atmosphere for guests. Because of the two-deck design, no spectator is more than 88 ft. above the field.

Location:
115 Federal Street
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15212

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Directions and Parking:

Not sure where you’re going? Not a problem, PNC Park is easy to find on the North Shore and the Pirates have posted easy to follow directions here.

Once you arrive in Pittsburgh, you have several options for where to park. Click the links below to figure out a place that works best for you!

Downtown Parking Map
North Shore Parking Map

If you are taking a T or a bus into town, you can find schedules for both here.

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Ticket Information:

Season tickets and individual game tickets may be purchased. For a full list of seating and ticket prices, please visit: www.pittsburgh.pirates.mlb.com

Premium seating is also available through the Lexus Club, Pittsburgh Baseball Club, and Club Cambria. Premium Seating includes amenities such as, indoor/outdoor seating, catered food, private bathrooms, complimentary parking passes and wireless internet access.

For more information regarding ticket sales, please call: 1-800-BUY-BUCS.

Tickets may also be bought and sold at www.StubHub.com.

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Seating Chart:

For a map of PNC Park and a seating chart, click here.

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Concession:

The concessions at PNC Park are managed by ARAMARK.  A full list of concession venues can be found here.

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Just For Kids:

Gold Bucaroos Kids Club Membership: For children 14 and younger, this club offers member-only benefits that are valid all year.

Kids save $6 off of regular priced single game tickets. Ticket prices are as follows: Left/Right Field Grandstand: $6. Bleacher Reserves: $8. Infield Grandstand: $10.

On Sundays, all kids will receive a free Pirates item and are encouraged to run the bases on the field after the game.

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