Get Out: Top 10 Things to do This Weekend
Take in a play, or participate in a baseball clinic.
It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
Canon-McMillan Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check out our top picks for this weekend to find something for everyone in the family to enjoy.
Where/When: Michaels, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Thursday
Why Go: Ages 3 and up will experience South Africa through craft. Participants will make a fun friendship bracelet and animal pin while supplies last.
Where/When: 139 S. Main St, Washington, 3 - 6 p.m. Thursday
Why Go?: The Main Street Farmers Market will have produce and other locally made products each and every week. The market also features local musicians and an educational tent.
Where/When: Little Lake Theater Company, 8 p.m.Thursday-Saturday
Why Go?: Little Lake Theatre presents "The Love List." The ideal woman arrives when Leon signs his best friend up for the "Got A Match" Dating Service. After all the two men have listed the top 10 qualities Bill most desires in a woman. What could go wrong?
Pricing: Thursday and Sunday $16 Friday and Saturday $18 Children 15 and under $12.
Where/When: Little Lake Theater Company, 1:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday
Why go?: Little Lake Theatre Company presents "A Peter Rabbit Tale." Beatrix Potter’s stories are brought to life in this charming MUSICAL about Peter Rabbit and his bunny siblings, Flopsy and Mopsy. Read more about the production, here.
Pricing: Children $8 / Adults $9 Group Rates: 20-49 persons $6 for 50 persons or more: $5.50
Where/When: Farmhouse Coffee, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Friday
Why Go?: The Friends of the Montour Trail in Peters Township will be hosting a Twilight Trail Walk along Arrowhead Trail. There will be two starting locations: Farmhouse Coffee/My Big Fat Greek Gyro and St. Petersburg Center located at 210 Valleybrook Road, McMurray, PA 15317. Participants will walk along the luminaria-lit trail, receive a glow necklace to light their way and an entry into a raffle for great prizes from local businesses. Participants are encouraged to bring a chair and stay for the refreshments and entertainment by DJ Bryan Lee of BML Entertainment. Registration starts at 8:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit maintenance and expansion of the Montour Trail in Peters Township.
Pricing: $5 donation, Children under 5 and pets are free.
Where?/When?: Michaels, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday
Why Go?: Ages 3 and older will learn about the land of the Amazon by creating a mask and snake! This is a Make-It Take-It program with purchase of mask while supplies last.
Where?/When?: Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 4-6 p.m., Saturday
Why Go?: Mt. Olive Baptist Church will host a picnic in the church parking lot. There will be great food and a performance from a mime!
Where?/When?: Muse Fire Department #2, 7-11 p.m. Saturday
Why Go?: Celebrate 60 years of the Muse Fire Department providing community service! The class rock band the Jades will perform for the celebration. There will be food, beverages and great times.
Pricing: Free Admission
Where?/When?: Community and Recreation Center at Boyce Mayview Park, Saturday
Why Go?: The Upper St. Clair Founders Memorial Fund presents the 8th Annual JBJ Baseball Classic at the Community and Recreation Center at Boyce Mayview Park. This charity fundraiser is structured like a golf outing, only instead of golf participants will play one nine inning game of baseball. The organization will supply pitches, catchers, umpires and equipment. Participants need only to bring a glove. Participants can organize a team or get a spot on an existing team. If teams are not full the organization will fill any spots! The fee includes participation and a $30 gift certificate to Stonepepper's Grill. Call 412-726-7206 to register.
Where?/When?: CONSOL Energy Park, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., Sunday
Why Go?: The Washington Antiques Fair occurs on the last Sunday of each month. The fair is located at Consol Energy Park.
Pricing: $3 per person, 12 and younger are free.