No matter where in Pittsburgh you travel, there will be a summer event taking place. The community comes together all throughout summer with fun-filled events, most of which are open to the public. Don’t worry if you don’t know what festivities to put on your schedule. Here are some summer events in Pittsburgh recommended by us at Wright Nissan of Wexford.
Three Rivers Arts Festival
The Three Rivers Arts Festival kicks off on June 2nd and runs through June 11th; it takes place in downtown Pittsburgh. Attendees will enjoy 10 days of festivities, food, entertainment, and a vast array of visual and performing arts. From musical performances to the ever-changing Artist’s Market, there’s plenty to see and do at the Three Rivers Art Festival.
Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2017
Arguably the most well-known vintage grand prix event in the country, the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2017 promises to be the best yet. The race attracts fans and enthusiasts alike, all of whom cheer for their favorite antique vehicle as they battle to the finish. Staffed entirely by volunteers, the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2017 takes place on July 7th through July 16th.
Traveling through Pittsburgh on bike is best done in groups and with tour guides who know the city. Pedal Pittsburgh has attracted more than 22,000 participants since it was founded in 1994. This year’s courses range from 6 to 60 miles and take participants past historical landmarks and other attractions unique to Pittsburgh.