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Whip out your red, white and blue and head to Pittsburgh this Fourth of July! Check out these six spectacular 4th of July events happening in Pittsburgh in 2022.
Experience Pittsburgh’s largest Fourth of July firework display during the City of Pittsburgh Independence Day Celebration from 4-10 p.m. on July 4.
Start your day at Fort Pitt Museum for a flag raising ceremony followed by family-friendly activities from 1-4 p.m. Then, head to Pittsburgh’s Point State Park at 4 p.m. for face painting, games, Summer Soul Line Dancing and live music from Squonk, River City Brass and the East Winds Symphonic Band. Concessions will be available throughout the park.
The Zambelli fireworks display will begin at 9:35 p.m. lighting up the skyline for a 25-minute celebration!
Every July, Kennywood offers an array of thrilling activities to celebrate Independence Day. With its seven roller coasters, including the record-breaking Steel Curtain, and dozens of other rides, plenty of adrenaline is guaranteed. The Fourth of July celebrations starting July 1 through Independence Day feature all this and more:
The day ends with a laser show and firework display.
Have a historic Fourth of July to remember with special activities at Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village. An affiliate museum of the Senator John Heinz History Center, Meadowcroft is the oldest known site of human habitation in North America.
Celebrate the spirit of America on Sunday July 3, 2022 with historical demonstrations and period games at Meadowcroft’s 18th-century frontier and 19th-century rural village. Throughout the day, visitors can also explore the prehistoric wonders of the Meadowcroft Rockshelter.
Enjoy America’s favorite pastime with a baseball game at PNC Park, one of the finest ballparks in America! Cheer on the Pittsburgh Pirates as they take on the Milwaukee Brewers during Fourth of July weekend, June 30-July 3, 2022, and the New York Yankees, July 5 & 6.
Mon. July 4, 6–11 pm
Secure the perfect view of Pittsburgh’s beautiful fireworks in an explosively fun way at the Carnegie Science Center! Tickets include a reserved viewing area, a movie and popcorn in The Rangos Giant Cinema, live entertainment, cash bar, four floors of exhibits including GUITAR: The Instrument that Rocked the World.
Board one of Gateway Clipper Fleet's riverboats and celebrate the 4th of July out on the water — Pittsburgh style! Sit back, relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of July 4th on the Three Rivers. Featuring a fantastic Independence Day Buffet, music, dancing and a fabulous view of the fireworks!