September Shines

Check out this highlight list of September events and squeeze a little more summer fun into 2015 before the days get short and chilly.

September in Pittsburgh sends the Kidsburgh kids back to school, but that doesn't mean summer is over! 

Starting with a very busy Labor Day weekend, September brings some great events back to the 'burgh from Family House Polo to Steeler football and not one but two music and technology festivals -- Thrival and VIA.

Here are a few September event highlights:

 Sept. 2-8 Penn Brewery Oktoberfest
 Sept. 3-19 "Saint Joan" by George Bernard Shaw
 Sept. 4 Party in the Tropics
 Sept. 5 Festival of Combustion
 Sept. 11 2015 Wizard World Comic Con Pittsburgh
 Sept. 11-13 Strip District World Festival
 Sept. 11-13 23rd Annual Meeting of the Marked - Tattoo, History & Arts Expo
 Sept. 12 32nd Annual Family House Polo Match
 Sept. 12 Great American Water Balloon Fight
 Sept. 13 Pittsburgh Pedal Crawl
 Sept. 18-27 Penn Brewery Oktoberfest
 Sept. 20 Soul Sessions Series at the August Wilson Center
 Ending Sept. 20 Very Eric Carle: A Very Hungry, Quiet, Lonely, Clumsy, Busy Exhibit
 Sept. 21-27 Thrival Innovation + Music Festival
 Sept. 24 - Oct. 3 VIA Music & New Media Festival
 Sept. 25 Art on Fire Celebration and Auction
 Sept. 26 Squirrel Hill Night Market

For a full listing of events check out VisitPITTSBURGH's Events page and don't forget to submit your event too -- it's FREE!