Riverview Park 5K Run and Fitness Walk
Riverview Park's quiet forest surrounds this hilly, winding course in Pittsburgh's North Side, so be sure to save something for that final climb! This competitive 5K features overall and age-group awards.
All registered runners and walkers receive a T-shirt and are eligible to win prizes at the post-race raffle.
Friday June 7, 2013
Riverview Park Activities Building
For more information contact 412-255-2493 or www.Riverview5k.com
Sponsors: Allegheny Sports Medicine, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, Dollar Bank, Wise Snacks, Froggy Radio, H.K. Anderson and ARAD.
Riverview Park Heritage Day
This popular annual event showcases Riverview Park, an urban oasis just north of Downtown Pittsburgh that is home to the landmark Allegheny Observatory as well as an extensive network of trails enjoyed by hikers, joggers and horseback riders alike.
During the Heritage Day celebration, explore nature by viewing rare birds from the National Aviary, meeting furry friends from the Animal Rescue League and Humane Society and discovering something unique and absolutely cool at the Carnegie Science Center booth – to name just a few of the day’s many activities!
Saturday June 8, 2013
12PM – 4PM
For more information contact 412-255-2493 or visit http://pittsburghpa.gov/citiparks/riverview-heritage
Sponsors: NewsRadio 1020 KDKA
Stars at Riverview Jazz Series
"Stars at Riverview" brings Pittsburgh's premier jazz to Riverview Park on Saturday evenings! So bring a lawn chair or spread a blanket on Observatory Hill for an entire summer of incredible musical entertainment.
After the concerts, stay for Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park - movies the entire family can enjoy - beginning at dusk.
Saturdays June 8 – August 31, 2013
7PM – 8:30PM
For more information call 412-255-2493 or visit http://pittsburghpa.gov/citiparks/riverview-jazz-series.
Note: Inclement weather may cause concert cancellations. In the event of concert cancellations, a recorded message will play on the concert hotline (412-255-2493) and a message will appear at the top of Citiparks Stars at Riverview Jazz Series web page.
Sponsors: BNY Mellon and ARAD
June 8 Charles Wallace Band
June 15 Mark Lucas
June 22 Colter Harper
June 29 Roger Humphries
July 6 Eric Johnson
July 13 Jeff Grubbs
July 20 Spanky Wilson
July 27 Chelsea Baratz
August 3 Kevin Howard
August 10 Elevations
August 17 Marty Ashby Quartet
August 24 Salsamba
August 31 Kenny Blake