See what's happening in your parks this month
Image of crocuses blooming in Schenley Plaza


march parks news

Friend, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is your non-profit partner in the parks. From rainy day hikes to projects that restore park health, we're excited to see the change in seasons with park pals like you this month.
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rain, rain, go and play: spring events to get your wellies on for

The change in season is marked by bright crocus blooms, the sound of spring peepers, and of course lots of rainy days. As the days get longer, we invite you to grab an umbrella and join Parks Conservancy staff and partners for fun, free events outdoors.

Join us for these upcoming events →



pnc carousel season just around (and around) the corner

For less than the price of a new video game, two adults and up to four kids can ride the PNC Carousel in Schenley Plaza for an entire season. Purchase your $45 discounted 2018 Family Season Pass before the price raises on May 13th. 

Click here to purchase your 2018 Family Season Pass →




long-term restoration underway in frick park's clayton hill area

Identified in the Regional Parks Master Plan as a priority area, Clayton Hill East in Frick Park is currently undergoing restoration. Parks Conservancy staff is working in close partnership with the City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works on this park project. 

Read more about the Clayton Hill restoration project here →


this month's featured events

March Forth for Air Quality | March 4

Allegheny Commons MAP Final Presentation | March 8

Family Hike with a Naturalist: Nocturnal Adventure | March 10

Hill District Library After School Program | March 14

Bird and Nature Walk | March 18

Hike with a Naturalist: Sounds of Spring | March 18

First Day of Spring Walk | March 20

Frick Environmental Center Docent Training | March 23

Friends of Phillips Park Non-Profit & Arts Fair | March 24

Discovery Time: Creepy Crawlies | March 25

Full Moon Hike | March 30


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