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SEPTEMBER CITY EVENTS TO INCLUDE GREAT RACE & FREE DRIVE-IN MOVIES

Get ready to enjoy a memorable September in Pittsburgh!

The City of Pittsburgh Office of Special Events presents the following events in the coming weeks:

"DRIVE-IN MOVIE NIGHT" 

Gather the family and head out for a fun evening of cinema under the stars – in the comfort of your own car – at the brand new Dollar Bank Drive-In Movie Night series! Admission is FREE but the number of parking spaces is limited, so ADVANCE TICKET RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. Saturday, Sept. 5: "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood" (PG) at the Pittsburgh Zoo main parking lot;  Saturday, September 19: "Men In Black: International" (PG-13) at a location to be announced.

THE GREAT RACE presented by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Pittsburgh’s Fall Fitness Classic takes on a virtual format throughout the month of September as runners/walkers choose their own 5K or 10K courses. New this year is One GREAT Challenge, an opportunity for participants to run both the 5K and 10K distances and then receive a commemorative race shirt and medal.

DOLLAR BANK JUNIOR GREAT RACE

The annual kids’ race – taking place September 1 - 30 in a virtual format – fosters family fitness by inspiring children of all ages to run, trot and crawl. Each child selects a course for a one-mile family fun run, 50-yard tot trot or 10-foot diaper dash. Celebration the Dollar Bank Junior Great Race’s 25th anniversary year includes a virtual photo booth for families to create souvenir photos.

For more information about these events, visit www.pittsburghpa.gov/events, follow @PghEventsOffice on Twitter and LIKE @PghEventsOffice on Facebook.

Published

08.28.2020

Contacts

Mary Beth Mueller
Publicist
Special Events
412.351.7702
marybeth.mueller@pittsburghpa.gov