The Popa’s “Burgh” Favorites

Here is a list of recommendations of things to do here in Pittsburgh that we personally love! There isn’t a particular order and you should try them all!

  1. UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex – 8000 Cranberry Springs Drive, Cranberry Township, PA 16066
  2. Randyland – 1501 Arch St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212
  3. Carnegie Science Center – One Allegheny Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
  4. Carnegie Museum of Natural History 1795 Route 381, Rector, PA 15677
  5. Carnegie Museum of Art – 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
  6. North Park – 10301 Pearce Mill Road, Allison Park, PA 15101
  7. King Cones Castle – 566 Evans City Road, Butler, PA 16001
  8. Baierl Family YMCA – 2565 Nicholson Road, Sewickley, PA 15143
  9. Burgatory – 700 Providence BLVD, McCandless, PA 15237 or 2080 Mackenzie Way #600, Cranberry Township, PA 16066
  10. Baldinger’s Candy – 519 Perry Way, Zelienople, PA 16063
  11. Grupp’s Christmas Tree Farm – 147 Grupp Lane, Harmony, PA 16037
  12. Soergel Orchards – 2573 Brandt School Road, Wexford, PA 15090
  13. Marburger Dairy Tour – 1506 Mars-Evans City Road, Evans City, PA 16033
  14. Code Breakers (Kid friendly escape room)- 1130 Perry Highway, Suite 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
  15. Duquesne Incline – 1197 West Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
  16. Fall Run Park – State Game Lands Number 77, Glenshaw, PA 15116
  17. Primanti Brothers – 46 18th Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15222 or 200 Executive Drive, Cranberry Township, PA 16066
  18. McConnell’s Mills State Park – 1761 McConnells Mill Road, Portersville, PA 16051
  19. Splash Lagoon – 8091 Peach Street, Erie, PA 16509
  20. Idlewild and Soak Zone – 2574 US-30, Ligonier, PA 15658
  21. Kalahari – 7000 Kalaharari Drive, Sandusky, Ohio, 44
  22. Steelers Training Camp – Saint Vincent College 300 Fraser Purchase Road, Latrobe, PA 15650
  23. Butler Farm Show Demolition Derby – 625 Evans City Road, Butler, PA 16001
  24. Pittsburgh Auto Show – David L. Lawrence Convention Center 1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  25. NFL Hall of Fame
  26. Flight 93 Memorial
  27. Falling Water
  28. Steepest Hill in The USA
  29. Cathedral of Learning
  30. The Pittsburgh Zoo (Zooboo in October is a must)
  31. Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh
  32. Fun Fore All – 8 Progress Avenue, Cranberry Township, PA 16066
  33. Seven Springs Mountain Resort Snow Tubing – 777Water Wheel Drive, Champion, PA 15622
  34. Ditkas – 1 Robinson Plaza, Pittsburgh, PA 15205
  35. Giant Eagle Market District. Oh the selection! – 155 Towne Centre Drive, Wexford, PA 15090
  36. Patron Mexican Grill – 11675 Perry Highway, Wexford, PA 15090
  37. Grove City Premium Outlets – 1911 Leesburgh Grove City Road, Grove City, PA 16127
  38. Wendell August Forge – 620 N Madison Ave, Grove City, PA 16127
  39. Western Pennsylvania Model Railroad Museum – 5507 Lakeside Drive, Gibsonia, PA 15044
  40. Kennywood –
  41. Playthings Etc. – 2483 William Flynn Highway, Butler, PA 16001
  42. Dave and Busters
  43. Jason’s Deli
  44. Peace Love & Little Donuts – 11915 Perry Highway, Wexford, PA 15090
  45. Three Rivers Arts Festival
  46. Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta
  47. North Allegheny Basketball Association
  48. Baierl Acura
  49. Stack’d Burgers – 12087 Perry Highway, Wexford, PA 15090
  50. Cinemark Northhills and XD – 851 Providence Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
  51. Firebirds Wood Fired Grill – 7300 Cranberry Springs Drive, Cranberry Township, PA 16066
  52. Luciano’s Italian Brick Oven – 161 Scharberry Lane, Mars, PA 16046
  53. The Authentic Pittsburgh Strip District – The foodie heaven!
  54. Lego Store – They have great monthly events! – 1000 Ross Park Mall Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
  55. Mission BBQ – 6541 Steubenville Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15205
  56. Sheetz – Slushies and Gas!
  57. Northland Public Library – 300 Cumberland Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
  58. Cure for the winter blues and Snow – Myrtle Beach and a Royal Caribbean Cruise!
  59. Moraine State Park – 225 Pleasant Valley Road, Portersville, PA 16051
  60. Ocean City Maryland – Great long weekend getaway.
  61. Big Butler Fair – 1127 New Castle Road, Prospect, PA 16052
  62. Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland
  63. DiBella’s Subs – 9030 St Simon Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
  64. Moe’s
  65. Friday night North Allegheny Football and Basketball Games
  66. Gateway Clipper Cruise
  67. Check out the Pierogi race at PNC Park at a Pittsburgh Pirates game
  68. Forgotten Taste Pierogies – 11978 Route 19 Village at Pine, Wexford, PA 15090
  69. Eat’n Park – 2650 Brandt School Road, Wexford, PA 15090
  70. Pittsburgh City Historical Walking Tours
  71. Ichiban Steakhouse – 1500 Village Run Road, Wexford, PA 15090
  72. BJ’s Pizookies
  73. Sunoco gas because they have 87, 91, 93,and 95 octane. Not all stations have 91 octane.
  74. Cranberry Genealogy Center and familysearch.org
  75. For Halloween Living Dead Museum and Gift Shop with the Evans City Cemetery.
  76. The “Immaculate Reception” Site

77. Niagara Falls