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Senator Wayne D. Fontana


You're Invited!

FontanaFest 2012 FontanaFest!

Please join me on

Saturday, September 15th,
from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
for the 8th 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. Visit our website,, for a complete listing of participating organizations in attendance, sponsors, activities and more!

Scheduled Activities:

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
A visit from Iceburgh, the Pittsburgh Penguins Mascot
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Try on Costumes with the Pittsburgh Opera
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Meet animals from the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. A visit from Steely McBeam, the Pittsburgh Steelers Mascot
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. A visit from Smiley, the Eat'n Park Mascot
12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Boat rides on the Mon provided by Pittsburgh Water Limo
1:00 p.m. Soldiers & Sailors 6th Regiment U.S.C.T. Drum Corps Procession
1:30 p.m. A live demonstration from Pittsburgh River Rescue
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. A visit from the Pirate Parrot, the Pittsburgh Pirates Mascot

Offices of State Senator Wayne D. Fontana