It’s our favorite day of the week: “Free & Affordable Friday”! The ladies of, Heather Walsh and Rachel Booth, are sharing their picks for the best bargains in town. This week, the bargainistas are sharing their picks for some FREE outdoor fun. It may be another scorcher in Pittsburgh this weekend, but at least you can still have a great time on a dime!

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Annual Shadyside Sidewalk Sale

Walnut Street, Shadyside
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This Annual Shadyside Sidewalk Sale will showcase great retail deals all weekend. Click here to visit

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Tall Trees Amphitheater
Monroeville Community Park
2447 Tilbrook Road
Monroeville, Pa. 15146
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Enjoy free live theater performances of “Macbeth” this Friday through Sunday when Poor Yorick’s Players join the Monroeville Summer Concert Series.

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Shrek Forever After

Various City Parks
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Bring the family to one of five city parks to catch “Shrek Forever After” this week under the stars for Pittsburgh’s Cinema in the Park! Click here to visit the City of Pittsburgh’s website.

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WYEP Final Fridays at Schenley Plaza

Schenley Plaza
4100 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15213
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WYEP Summer Concert Series, Final Fridays, kicks off this Friday with live musical act, Sean Rowe. Click here to visit WYEP’s website.

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Kids Summerfest at Station Square

Station Square
Outside on Station Square Drive
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15219
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Celebrate summer at a Station Square beach party with Curious George! Click here to visit Station Square’s website.