Now that Labor Day is upon us, the fall season is on our minds. Pittsburgh in the fall is a magical place. We put together seven reasons to get excited about autumn in the ‘burgh.
1. Those Friday Night Lights
We definitely give those Texans a run for their money with our intense love for high school football. When the season starts in early fall, we just can’t get enough!
2. Seasonal brews
3. The Pens return
After our whirlwind championship season, the whole city’s been itching to get back to work and see more Pens hockey. Come October, we’ll get to see our boys again.
4. The Steelers return
Will this be our year for the “Stairway to Heaven?” The anticipation is absolutely thrilling. Dust off your jersey and get it ready for the 2017-2018 season.
5. Phantom Fright Nights
Beginning September 29th, Kennywood will be celebrating its 15th year of the scary series. Zombies and scary monsters make a scary few weeks of fall fun around the famed amusement park.
6. Pumpkin patches, corn mazes, apple picking and haunted houses
Pittsburgh is in a great location in that it is in close proximity to multiple farms within a quick drive of the city. From apple picking, to pumpkin patches and more there’s fall fun for everyone in the area.
7. Working out in cooler weather again