Pittsburgh's official4th of July celebration!

Celebrate with Us!


Join the EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta in celebrating America the Pittsburgh way at beautiful Point State Park and along the three rivers.

A LionHeart Event Group Production

100% FREE to the public


Thank you to our sponsors who make Celebrate America possible, especially EQT for bringing you the EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks.

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for all.

Food & Drink

Eat lunch, dinner, and special treats.

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Entertainment

From music on the main stage to activities in the Kids Zone, there is fun to be had all day.

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Fireworks

The big finale - EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks

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Event Schedule

Event schedule subject to change.

Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
12:00 pm
Afternoon Oldies presented by PA Lottery
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Food Vendors

Children's Hospital Bike Valet

Military Appreciation Expo

Sponsor Exhibit Row

Juggling Uncle Sam (4:30-7:30pm)

CEEMI & Fine Art Miracles (5-8pm)
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Flag Raising Ceremony / National Anthem (12pm)

18th Century Reenactors

Rifle & Musket Demos

Fife & Drum Performances

Make & Takes (inside) w/ museum admission (10am-6pm)
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Patriotic Mural

Facepainting

Airbrush Tattoos

Patriotic Make & Takes

Interactive Activities

Red, White & Blue Balloon Art (4-8pm)
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
Band TBD
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
Band TBD
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
5:30 pm
Reading of the Declaration of Independence
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
Band TBD
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
7:00 pm
Riverhounds vs. Charlotte Independence
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
Air National Guard Band of the Northeast
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm
9:30 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Main Stage

  • Afternoon Oldies presented by PA Lottery
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Band TBD
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Band TBD
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Reading of the Declaration of Independence
    5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Band TBD
    6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Air National Guard Band of the Northeast
    8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Park

  • Food Vendors

    Children's Hospital Bike Valet

    Military Appreciation Expo

    Sponsor Exhibit Row

    Juggling Uncle Sam (4:30-7:30pm)

    CEEMI & Fine Art Miracles (5-8pm)
    12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Fort Pitt Museum*

  • Flag Raising Ceremony / National Anthem (12pm)

    18th Century Reenactors

    Rifle & Musket Demos

    Fife & Drum Performances

    Make & Takes (inside) w/ museum admission (10am-6pm)
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Kids Zone

  • Patriotic Mural

    Facepainting

    Airbrush Tattoos

    Patriotic Make & Takes

    Interactive Activities

    Red, White & Blue Balloon Art (4-8pm)
    12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Miscellaneous

  • Riverhounds vs. Charlotte Independence
    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
2:30 pm
Band TBD
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
3:00 pm

Main Stage

  • Band TBD
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
7:00 pm
Riverhounds vs. Charlotte Independence
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm

Miscellaneous

  • Riverhounds vs. Charlotte Independence
    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
12:00 pm
Afternoon Oldies presented by PA Lottery
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm

Main Stage

  • Afternoon Oldies presented by PA Lottery
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
No event hours available!
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
4:00 pm
Band TBD
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
4:30 pm

Main Stage

  • Band TBD
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
5:30 pm
Reading of the Declaration of Independence
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Main Stage

  • Reading of the Declaration of Independence
    5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
6:30 pm
Band TBD
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
7:00 pm

Main Stage

  • Band TBD
    6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
8:00 pm
Air National Guard Band of the Northeast
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm

Main Stage

  • Air National Guard Band of the Northeast
    8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
9:30 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Main Stage

  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Park

  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Fort Pitt Museum*

  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Kids Zone

  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Miscellaneous

  • EQT Flashes of Freedom Fireworks
    9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
No event hours available!
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
12:00 pm
Flag Raising Ceremony / National Anthem (12pm)

18th Century Reenactors

Rifle & Musket Demos

Fife & Drum Performances

Make & Takes (inside) w/ museum admission (10am-6pm)
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
4:30 pm

Fort Pitt Museum*

  • Flag Raising Ceremony / National Anthem (12pm)

    18th Century Reenactors

    Rifle & Musket Demos

    Fife & Drum Performances

    Make & Takes (inside) w/ museum admission (10am-6pm)
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
12:00 pm
Food Vendors

Children's Hospital Bike Valet

Military Appreciation Expo

Sponsor Exhibit Row

Juggling Uncle Sam (4:30-7:30pm)

CEEMI & Fine Art Miracles (5-8pm)
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
7:00 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm

Park

  • Food Vendors

    Children's Hospital Bike Valet

    Military Appreciation Expo

    Sponsor Exhibit Row

    Juggling Uncle Sam (4:30-7:30pm)

    CEEMI & Fine Art Miracles (5-8pm)
    12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Main Stage Park Fort Pitt Museum* Kids Zone Miscellaneous
12:00 pm
Patriotic Mural

Facepainting

Airbrush Tattoos

Patriotic Make & Takes

Interactive Activities

Red, White & Blue Balloon Art (4-8pm)
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
7:00 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
8:30 pm

Kids Zone

  • Patriotic Mural

    Facepainting

    Airbrush Tattoos

    Patriotic Make & Takes

    Interactive Activities

    Red, White & Blue Balloon Art (4-8pm)
    12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
No events available!

* 10:00 am – 6:00pm   Fort Pitt Museum is open with children’s activities inside. Regular admission fees apply.

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm   USAF Flyover Visible from all outdoor locations

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Relive highlights from 2016's

Celebrate America

presented by the

EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta!

Video by Skene 19 Films

FAQs

Tuesday, July 4, 2017.

Point State Park (601 Commonwealth Place Pittsburgh, PA 15222)

Celebrate America is a FREE community event!

Point State Park is entirely handicap accessible. This includes entrances, walkways, restrooms, and water fountains.

For a full list of scheduled events, visit our events schedule page. The events will begin at 12pm.

Safety is our number one priority. After consulting with proper safety authorities, we will announce any schedule cancellations due to inclement weather. Fireworks can still be shot off in rain. Please check our social media channels for the most up-to-date information.

Animals are permitted on-site. Please be aware, there will be loud noises and large crowds that may frighten animals, especially fireworks. Service animals are always welcome.

Alcohol is prohibited on Point State Park grounds. However, bringing soda, food, and water is permitted.

Security is stationed throughout the Regatta footprint in uniforms. Alert the closest guard and he will assist you.

Real-time parking information for downtown and North Shore garages can be found www.ParkPGH.org.

Bicycles are only permitted to be walked through Point State Park during the event. You may park your bicycle at the Children’s Hospital Bike Valet for free.

Yes, food and drink vendors will be available within Point State Park.

The fireworks will be set off at the confluence of the three rivers at 9:30pm.  There is open seating at Point State Park and along the North Shore, and it is all first come, first serve.

You can hear the accompanying soundtrack from the speakers on the main stage at Point State Park; along the fountain side of Point State Park; and at the Great Lawn at the North Shore.

Tune into KDKA 1020am to hear the soundtrack while you watch the fireworks from your favorite spot!

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