5 Fun Things to Do With Kids in Pittsburgh West This Week

Find Your Family Run in Pittsburgh West - Robinson

November 30, 2022

If you are looking for something fun to do with kids in Ambridge, Bulger, Crafton, Carnegie, Clinton, Coraopolis, Greentree, Leetsdale, McDonald, McKees Rocks, Moon, Robinson, Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas, MacKID Robinson has you covered by sharing five fun things for you to do with your kids in the area or a short drive away over the coming week. Let us help you find your family fun!

Here are Macaroni KID Robinson's suggestions for five fun things to do with kids in the Pittsburgh area Thursday, December 1st through 7th. Click on the links for all the details!

1. Holidays at the Heinz History Center

There is so much to see and do at the Smithsonian’s home in Pittsburgh this holiday season! The History Center’s Great Hall has been transformed into a winter wonderland that showcases our region’s holiday traditions and memorable objects from Kaufmann’s Santaland. But wait, there’s more! Kids can enjoy FREE admission through the rest of the year! Learn More HERE!

2. πŸŽ„ Christmas Light Up Night at Clever Park

Light up the night in Robinson Township! On Friday there will be a magical evening for all to enjoy! Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive via VIP escort from the Forest Grove Fire Company on a decorated fire truck. Enjoy holiday lights and a fabulous fireworks show, along with a socially distant visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Make Robinson Township’s annual Christmas Light Up Night event a tradition in your family, and create holiday memories that will last for years to come! December 2nd from 6:30-7:30

3. Breakfast or Lunch with Santa at Hard Rock Cafe

Enjoy Breakfast or Lunch with Santa coming around and greeting every child with his list of the good little boys and girls. Each child will get a stocking as well as that special visit from Santa. Reserve your table and learn more HERE. Saturdays & Sundays in December. 

4. Gingerbread House Workshop

The annual Gingerbread House Workshop is one of WACL's longest standing traditions! We'll provide the iced tea container base, and you provide a can of frosting and a cookie sheet or baking pan to build on. You'll also be asked to drop off a candy decoration to share prior to the program. For families of all ages. Please register only once online for each person that would like to build their own gingerbread house; limited space. More Info HERE. Dec 3 at 10:00-11:00 a.m. AND Dec 3 at 12:30-1:30 p.m.

5. Christmas Market

Get a jump start on your Christmas shopping. Personalized gifts, handmade decor & so much more can be found at the Holiday Market at the Slovan VFW. December 3rd 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Find more fun things to do with kids in Pittsburgh West this week on our event calendar. While you are out finding your family fun this week, tag us on social media using #pghmackid for a chance to be featured in our stories!


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