Thursday, March 13, 2014
A wine tasting to benefit Three Rivers Rowing Association's Juniors program, which trains Pittsburgh area youth in physical fitness and the life long sport of rowing.Pittsburgh Donnybrook
Monday, March 17, 2014
A novel event for Pittsburgh's Grand Hall -- a boxing match featuring 11 amasteur fighters from Ireland versus 11 Pittsburgh fighters.
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
February 05, 2014
Columnist Brian O'Neill tells the story of how the Pittsburgh Donnybrook, a boxing event at Pittsburgh's Grand Hall (March 17, 2014 - St. Patrick's Day!) featuring 11 fighters from Ireland squaring off agains 11 Pittsburgh fighters, was cobbled together by a crew of Irish American Pittsburghers.
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Look no further for a summer getaway that offers the comfort of a peaceful evening respite along with the thrills and chills of Pittsburgh's two fabulous fun parks, Kennywood and Sandcastle.
Located just 10 miles from The Priory, on the banks of the Monongahela River, Kennywood Park is one of America's premier amusement parks. Featuring four world class rollercoasters -- including the renowned Phantom's Revenge and Thunderbolt -- as well as a wide variety of family friendly rides, Kennywood mixes turn-of-the-century charm with high tech thrill rides of the modern day.
Just down the river from Kennywood is Sandcastle, a waterpark offering the chance to chill out by a peaceful pool or to turn up the thrills in its massive wave pool, the Mon Tsunami, or on one of its 15 waterslides.
The Kennywood/ Sandcastle package includes an overnight in a standard room at The Priory , along with a fun basket (filled with peanuts, candy, Cracker Jack, bottled water, and other treats) in your room at check-in, and two tickets to your choice of either Kennywood or Sandcastle Parks.
Rates: $229.00-249.00 plus tax (per double occupancy).
This package is obviously only good during the Kennywood/Sandcastle season and is subject to park availability. Sandcastle's season is June 9 - August 26, and September 1-3. Kennywood's season is May 16 - August 26. Check the parks' websites for more details and times of operation.Rates: $229-$249 plus tax (per double occupancy).
Visit the Kennywood Park Website