Light Up Night

Friday, November 18 – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

PPG PLAZA, WINTERGARDEN, AND TWO PPG PLACE

PPG Place sparkles with excitement as we celebrate the City’s Annual Light-Up Night festivities.

 

PPG Place Plaza

4:45 p.m. RMU ISLAND SPORTS CENTER FIGURE SKATING ACADEMY
RMU Island Sports Center Skaters perform “Rockin’ Christmas” on ice.
5 to 5:50 p.m. EAST END KIDS
This talented group kicks off the evening’s festivities with a dazzling performance.
5:30 to 6 p.m. American Cancer Society’s TRIBUTE OF LIGHT/PLAZA TREE LIGHTING
The Plaza will glisten with the glow of lights as over 300 individuals carrying hand-held glowing tributes will surround The Rink at PPG Place. Each glowing tribute will be dedicated in the name of someone touched by cancer. The lit ceremony culminates with the lighting of the breathtaking 65′ Plaza Christmas tree by a young cancer survivor, Avery Kazakewicz. All proceeds from this event benefit The American Cancer Society.

The MassMutual Pittsburgh Ice Rink at PPG Place

The MassMutual Pittsburgh Ice Rink at PPG Place, downtown Pittsburgh’s only outdoor ice skating rink, opens for the season at 11 a.m. Magic Ice USA will donate $1 of each skating admission on November 18 to the American Cancer Society.


Help The American Cancer Society Light the Way to a Cure!

Remember or honor a loved one who has been affected by cancer by purchasing a lit tribute to be carried during the breathtaking Tribute of Light Celebration at The Rink at PPG Place on Light Up Night. Call Kelly Fennessy at the American Cancer Society at 412-919-1054 (fax 412-919-1101); email: Kelly.Fennessy@cancer.org

If you are interested in participating in this event by carrying a hand-held glowing tribute in the American Cancer Society’s Light Ceremony, please contact Kelly.Fennessy@cancer.org or call the American Cancer Society at 412-919-1054. (Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.)