Light Up Night
The skating rink at PPG Place to Market Square and over to Point State Park – all of them were filled with tens of thousands of people Friday night celebrating the start of the holiday season. Pittsburgh knows how to throw a party.
In the eyes of a child, this night is about Santa, glittering trees, and fireballs. But Light Up Night and the Santa Spectacular mean something completely different to a grown-up mayor.
Thousands of people are expected to flock to downtown Pittsburgh for the annual Light Up Night and Santa Spectacular events to kick off the holiday season.
The holiday season in downtown Pittsburgh kicks off on Friday. Thousands of people are expected in the Golden Triangle for Light Up Night and the Santa Spectacular.
Pittsburgh will be all aglow Friday evening as Light-Up Night kicks off the holiday shopping season. Macy’s department store will continue a long-time tradition on the same night when it raises the curtain on this year’s window displays.
Nothing signals the start of the holidays like Light Up Night in downtown Pittsburgh. From the skaters at PPG place to the marching bands parading down Penn Avenue, the twinkle of each new bulb is a symbol of the season.
The holiday season kicks off with a bang this weekend, and on this week’s Free & Affordable Pittsburgh, we highlighted four great events and activities in the area including Light Up Night, and lots more holiday fun. Learn a bit more about each of the things we mentioned.
Christmas time has officially started downtown when “Light Up Night” commences the holiday season Friday.
Can you feel the holiday spirit? Believe it or not, the city’s annual holiday season kickoff celebration – “Light Up Night” – is just about two weeks away.
Anyone who knows Pittsburgh knows that Light Up Night is the must-do event of the holiday season in our fair city. The free outdoor event truly has something for everyone!
They say it’s the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday season is near. Can you feel the spirit? If you can’t, you will soon because, believe it or not, “Light Up Night” is just about two weeks away.
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