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You’re Invited!


Please join me on
Saturday, September 24th,
from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the
7th Annual FontanaFest.

Held at South Side’s Riverfront Park (bottom of 18th Street at the river), FontanaFest celebrates Pittsburgh's rivers and riverfront parks and all of the activities that families can do together. Join me for a day full of entertainment, free food and drinks, activities on the river, children's crafts and games, and more.

Following are just a few of the scheduled activities and participants that will be at this year’s event – follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, or visit our website for more details as the date nears!


Scheduled Activities:

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
A Visit from Iceburgh, the Pittsburgh Penguins Mascot
Meet Animals from the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Mask Making with the Pittsburgh International Children’s Theatre
Try on Costumes with the Pittsburgh Opera
The National Aviary Dove Release
Soldiers & Sailors’ 6th Regiment U.S.C.T. Drum Corps Procession
Arts & Crafts with the August Wilson Center



Allegheny County Emergency Services
Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office
Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall
Attorney General’s Office
August Wilson Center for African American Culture
Calgon Carbon Corporation
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh
Duquesne University Center for Pharmacy Care
Friends of the Riverfront
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Healthy Start Pittsburgh
The Home Depot
Larry Sabatini, Massage Therapist

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
PA Fish & Boat Commission

PA Treasury–529 College Savings Program
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
Pittsburgh River Rescue
Pittsburgh Technology Council
Pittsburgh Water Limo
Primary Care Health Services
Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
The Technology Collaborative
Tickets for Kids
Waste Management
UPMC Center for Inclusion

Keep Updated on the Day’s Events & Activities by Visiting,
“Liking” Us on Facebook and Following Us on Twitter: @FontanaFest

Offices of State Senator Wayne D. Fontana