The neighborhood of Monroeville is located only 12 miles east of Pittsburgh. It's home to a variety of large and small businesses, a large residential community, bustling shopping districts, some great restaurants, and tons of things to do. Monroeville also has a recently renovated convention center that hosts many exciting events throughout the year. Here are some of the top things to do in Monroeville in the spring.
Among the Pittsburgh area’s numerous parks is Monroeville’s own Boyce Park, which is beautiful any time of year! Spring time in Boyce Park offers skateboarding, biking, and rollerblading at one of the 3B’s Actions Parks. Or enjoy other sports like archery, disc golf, and tennis, just to name a few!
Dining in Monroeville
Dinner time! There are plenty of delicious dining options available to you in Monroeville. For a high-end steak and seafood experience, check out Coast & Main, offering Pacific Northwest inspired dishes with seafood flown in daily. For a more casual night, try The Wooden Nickel’s American/Italian fair. Don’t miss their live music and events!
Family Friendly Activities
We all know spring time brings a few summer downpours. If you’re looking for indoor activities to escape the rain, try Steel City Indoor Karting, Pittsburgh’s first all-electric indoor go-kart track! If you don’t exactly have a need for speed, try for a strike at Lokay Lanes!
Shopping in Monroeville
With warmer, sunnier weather and gorgeous nature blooming all over, Spring is the perfect time to get out into the great outdoors! If you’re ready to get your camping season started, head to Ralph’s Army Surplus for camping gear and enjoy the natural beauty of spring in Pittsburgh!
The Wedding Flea Market is a great event to visit if you’re recently married or planning a wedding. Bargain shoppers can expect great deals on everything from décor to wedding dresses! Newlyweds can walk away with cash in their pocket. Check out the Wedding Flea Market on April 28 from 2-4 pm.
The Monroeville Mall is celebrating it's 50th Anniversary! On May 13 at 11:00 am, join us for the unveiling of the new "Celebrating Our History: 50 Years of Memories" mural. More info here.
On May 17-19 Main Line Autographs returns for the Spring spectacular sports memorabilia show. One of the country’s largest hobby shows returns featuring the top exhibitors from more than 20 states. The first 250 ticket holders each day can look forward to free autographs from 35 autograph guests. Take a peek at who you can expect to sign your memorabilia.
You won’t want to miss the 7th Annual Rockin’ Wine and Beer Festival on Saturday, June 1. As part of this festival you are invited to sample over 100 wines & 200 beers, try food created by gourmet chefs and other food vendors, enjoy games and other activities, and listen to live music!
Effective communication is one of the best kept secrets of top organizations. On a daily basis, we all work with people who have different opinions, values, beliefs and needs than our own. Join MACC as they host customer service and communications expert Jeff Tobe on Monday, June 10, from 11:30 am- 1:15 pm for part two of his EDGE series.
This blog is sponsored by VisitMonroeville