Pittsburgh Light Up Night

Pittsburgh’s Light Up Night is probably the biggest event of the year for the city, with an estimated 800k Burghers in attendance and 21 million dollars in revenue.

If you’re not into crowds, I’m having light up night at my house. It’ll involve my 2 sons carrying around flashlights and possibly some Giant Eagle egg nog. For those who would not like to participate in my festivities, Light Up Night takes place on November 16, 2012 from 5-10 and Saturday starting at noon.

2012 Light Up Night® Schedule of Events

Official Tree Lighting and Ceremony Schedule: Friday, November 16

 12:00 pm   City-County Building Tree Lighting by Mayor Luke Ravenstahl
12:00 pm   U.S. Steel Tower Dedication of the Crèche
5:30 pm     Allegheny County Court House Lighting by County Executive Rich Fitzgerald
5:45 pm     One Oxford Centre Tree Lighting
6:00 pm     PPG Plaza American Cancer Society Tribute of Light Tree Lighting
6:15 pm     Macy’s Windows Unveiling
7:00 pm     Highmark Unity Tree Lighting with Rooftop Fireworks
7:30 pm     Market Square Season of Lights Lighting by Santa Claus
Stage Performance Schedule: Friday, November 16
Northwest Savings Bank Stage: Market Square
5:00 pm    Johnny Angel and The Halos
7:15 pm    Santa Claus officially lights Market Square Season of Lights
7:45 pm    Joe Grushecky and The Houserockers
EQT Jazzmasters Stage at EQT Plaza
5:00 pm   Al Dowe & Etta Cox Trio
6:30 pm   Kenny Blake Quartet
8:00 pm   Roger Humphries Quintet
Trib Total Media Bridge Party (Clemente Bridge)
5:00 pm    The Stickers
6:30 pm    The Billy Price Band
8:00 pm    No Bad JuJu
9:38 pm    Light Up Night® Fireworks, Warhol Bridge

Stage Performance Schedule: First Holiday Saturday , November 17

Noon to 2 pm  3rd Annual Mascot Skate (The Rink at PPG Place)
Northwest Savings Bank Stage: Market Square
Noon         NoMad
1:45 pm    Vanessa Campagna
3:30 pm    The Granati Brothers
6:00 pm    Totally 80s
7:00 pm    BOB FM Holiday Wedding
7:30 pm    Jeff Jimerson and Airborne

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