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4th of July

Watching Fireworks

Military Fireworks Show Cut, Even Though Local Company Volunteered To Do It For Free

Military veterans are upset after the annual Camp Lejeune fireworks show for military members and their families was cut. Even after a local company volunteered to do it for free.

07/03/2013

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New Ordinance Limits Chairs For Canonsburg Parade

Placing chairs along the parade route is a Fourth of July tradition in Canonsburg, but choosing your front row seat a week ahead of time will now cost you that chair.

07/01/2013

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Best Places To See Fireworks In Pittsburgh

Refer to this list for some of the best fireworks shows in the Pittsburgh area.

06/21/2013

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Best 4th Of July Parties In Pittsburgh

If you’re tired of the typical ho-hum neighborhood fireworks show, celebrate America’s independence with these 4th of July parties sure to set off your nightlife with a bang.

06/20/2013

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Make Your Own Patriotic Gear For July 4th

Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!

06/17/2013

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4th Of July Party Essentials

Creating a memorable family gathering for the Fourth doesn’t have to be fussy or complicated. Here’s how to set a sizzling table, serve a crowd-pleasing meal, and keep everyone entertained with minimal effort or hassle.

06/17/2013

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Competitive Eaters Battle In Regional Competition For Chance To Go To Coney Island

Competitive eaters battled it out Wednesday afternoon as Pittsburgh hosted an Official Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog eating contest.

06/12/2013

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Busy July 4th Holiday Kicks Off With Three Rivers Regatta

It’s going to be a busy Fourth of July holiday around Downtown Pittsburgh, and it all starts this weekend with the opening of the Three Rivers Regatta.

06/30/2012

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Free and Affordable Pittsburgh for 6/29: Free 4th Fun and More!

By Rachel Booth With the 4th of July falling on Wednesday this year, it creates a super-long celebration, starting this weekend! On this week’s Free & Affordable Pittsburgh segment on Pittsburgh Today Live, we’re talking […]

06/28/2012

Fireworks

Celebrate America Days at Kennywood Park

With an eating contest, dachshund race, fireworks every night and an overall festival, Celebrate America Days take over Kennywood Park every year. Special entertainment includes mimes, jugglers, stilt walkers, unicyclists, ice carving, arts and crafts, face painting, jewelry making, antique cars, and musical, dance and theater groups. Don’t miss out on the park itself, from potato patch french fries to world-famous roller coasters, water rides, thrill and classic rides, and a Kiddie Land, which offers a variety of rides and games for younger children. Keep an ear open for announcements each evening as some rides and stands close earlier than others.

06/22/2012

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EQT Three Rivers Regatta!

It’s the 35th Anniversary of the EQT Three Rivers Regatta June 30th through July 4th! It’s the tri-state’s largest summertime event!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/14/2012

EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta

EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA and 93.7 The Fan are partnering with the EQT Three Rivers Regatta July 2nd through the 4th! Don’t miss this fun…FREE summer event!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/01/2011