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august parks news

Friend, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is your non-profit partner in the parks. Join us in celebrating and exploring your parks all this month!
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it's hip to be in the square: mellon square alive with free events

A calm green oasis in the heart of downtown, Mellon Square is alive this season with free fitness programs, games, live music, and weekly farmers' markets.

Click here to see what's happening in Mellon Square →

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bantam night: a tasty way to support pittsburgh's oldest park

Join us and our friends at Threadbare Cider and Mead House for a special Bantam Night to benefit Allegheny Commons, Pittsburgh's oldest park. Have a crisp cider or a yummy pizza during this evening event when 9.9% of the night's proceeds benefit your park.

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roll credits: last chance to catch free movies in the parks

Over the next few weeks, you can still catch free flicks playing in the parks. Check the schedule below for the final movie showings, brought to you by the City of Pittsburgh's Office of Special Events.

Click here for the Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park events schedule →

august featured events

Sustainable Sipping | August 10

Artist-in-Resident Free Musical Performance | August 11

Kids' Day in Schenley Plaza | August 12

Film Series: Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. | August 22

Bantam Night at Threadbare | August 22

Nature Play Date | August 26

Final Fridays Concert | August 31

Heartfulness Meditation in Mellon Square | Mondays

Dancing in Schenley Plaza | Wednesdays

There's so much to do in your parks! Join us for regularly scheduled yoga classes, volunteer events, and much more!


The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is your nonprofit partner in the parks. Give today to support your parks. 
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