Many people are finding ways to beat the heat lately – and many locals have taken to Idlewild Park.
Festivities in Point State Park on Saturday afternoon will mark the completion of a bike trail from Pittsburgh to Washington, DC.
Luckily, there are a number of freshwater alternatives close to home. Blow up your beach ball, bring the sunscreen and pack the beach blankets, here are the best public beaches and reservoirs to spend a summer day in Pittsburgh.
Wedding ideas that suit everything from the Sandcastle Waterpark to the holy matrimony of a church wedding, from Trends to Traditions, Pittsburgh’s unique style is only an appointment away.
It can be frustrating when you’re under the legal drinking age and are looking for something to do with your evening or weekend. Fortunately, Pittsburgh offers tons of great venues for the under 21 crowd, from amusement parks to movies in the park.
A crowded pool of park-goers watched in horror as a little girl – lifeless and blue – was pulled from the water at Sandcastle Water Park late this afternoon. The little girl, about three or four years old, was revived by a lifeguard and conscious when brought to Children’s Hospital.
Just in time for a warm weekend, the new Dragon’s Den slide at Sandcastle is ready for riders. Lifeguards tested the water park’s first new slide in a decade.
Rising temperatures are forecast for Memorial Day weekend. That’s good news for Sandcastle, which opens for the season Saturday morning.
There are signs all over the place that summer is just around the corner. One of those signs include crews busy getting Sandcastle ready. But this year, for the first time in a decade, you’ll find something new at the water park in Homestead.
Kennywood, Idlewild, and Sandcastle have been named in a class action settlement. If you visited the parks between Dec. 4, 2006 and Dec. 20, 2011 and used a debit or credit card, you may be eligible for free admission.
Two people have been arrested after a theft and a police chase that ended in West Homestead. It all started late Tuesday afternoon when the suspects allegedly stole TVs from Sears at Century III Mall.
Need a break from the heat and humidity this summer? We found some great local places to help keep your cool as the temperatures rise!
From Grandview Avenue to PNC Park to the South Side, visitors to Pittsburgh will find lots of attractions in the city of black and gold.
Ready for some summer fun? All three local amusement parks – Sandcastle, Idlewild and Kennywood – will be open this holiday weekend, and you’ll notice some changes at each this summer.
If you’re looking to get out and about around Pittsburgh with your furry friend, there are plenty of pet-friendly activities to keep you having fun together!