Are you looking for fun things to do with kids in the South Hills of Pittsburgh this week? You’ve come to the right place because Macaroni Kid South Hills is here to help you find your family fun in Baldwin, Bethel Park, Brentwood, Bridgeville, Castle Shannon, Dormont, Jefferson Hills, Mt. Lebanon, Mt. Oliver, Mt. Washington, Pittsburgh, Pleasant Hills, South Park, South Side, Upper St. Clair, West Mifflin and everywhere in between!
Here are five fun things to do with your kids in the South Hills of Pittsburgh this week that you won't want to miss:
1. Touch-a-Truck 🚒 at North Strabane Township Park
Location: North Strabane Park
Come to Touch a Truck at North Strabane Park to see your favorite vehicles including fire trucks, police cars, school busses, tractors, the Kennywood Park Trolley, Freedom Transit bus, cranes, and more! Enjoy some good eats with tacos from Totopo on Wheels, Icees from Kona Ice, and dessert from Nothing Bundt Cakes!
Macaroni KID will be there!!! Come find the MacKID tent, generously sponsored by Pittsburgh's Hardest Working Realtor Mike Pohlot and Heritage Homes Inspector Steve Morris. We will have crafts for the kiddos, play stations sponsored by Rosa La Belle, subscriber exclusive giveaways and more! We are super excited to see everyone, so stop over and say hi!
If you can't Touch a Truck in person, Baldwin Borough Library put together a virtual Touch-a-Truck that you can "walk through" at any time HERE. Get all your kids with aspiring truck driving dreams together for a truck-tastic time.
Cost: Find out how to get your best deal on Kennywood tickets HERE
Your little ones will love getting to meet their favorite superheroes, royalty, puppies, and pals! Enjoy special character meet-and-greets and fun kid-friendly activities. If you look closely, you might see some Macaroni Mama's and their kiddos there riding rides! We'll race you to the Racer!!
3. Go to a Car Show 🚗
Location: Pittsburgh, Homestead and Shadyside
Cost: FREE or $10
Look at the hottest cars and the most vintage cars in PA, with your friends and family. Spend the day with your car lover, wishing you had one of them. In Homestead, check out the Waterfront Car Cruise and see the vintage cars on display before the races over the weekend. Shadyside is hosting its Walnut Street Invitational Car Show, with the most exotic cars you'll see before their car show a few days later. Pittsburgh's Downtown Car Display will have three distinct displays of racecars and show cars. Even if you don't know the first thing about cars, looking at these rare beauties is always a cool time.
4. Enjoy a Summer Concert Series
Location: A Stage Near You
Jam out and eat out with your friends at a summer concert series event, this week. We found so many for you to choose from, and they're all still happening. Check out Summer Concert Series Happening In and Around the South Hills and Free Summer Concert Series to find all the details and dates for the ones we found.
You can build your very own, very functional, guitar out of a cigar box! You can make the perfect instrument for your Huck and Finn activities this summer with the incredible insight of cigar box guitar maker and player Mathew Borczon!
Find all the details about these events and many more in Macaroni Kid South Hills' events calendar, southhills.macaronikid.com/events.
We keep it updated with all of Baldwin, Bethel Park, Brentwood, Bridgeville, Castle Shannon, Dormont, Jefferson Hills, Mt. Lebanon, Mt. Oliver, Mt. Washington, Pleasant Hills, South Park, South Side, Upper St. Clair, West Mifflin’s family-friendly events so that you can spend less time looking for something to do and more quality time with your kids.
Are you a local business hosting things to do with kids? Submit your event on our calendar HERE today!