Heinz Field Set for 18th Annual Fourth of July Celebration
Food, fun and live music return to North Shore in free event
Heinz Field is gearing up for their 18th annual Fourth of July Celebration. This year’s musical performances will be headlined by Country Music star Brandon Lay.
Pittsburgh’s own Devon Allen Johnson and Ruff Creek
will start the free concert series at 5:30 p.m. before introducing local-favorite The Stickers
(6:45 p.m.). Brandon Lay will end the show after he takes the stage around 8 p.m.
Fans are encouraged to arrive when the fun begins at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 4.
Admission for the yearly event and concert series is free
. Pittsburgh residents and those of surrounding communities can expect a fun, safe and wallet-friendly way to enjoy family, friends and fireworks.
What you need to know:
- What: Fourth of July Celebration
- Who: Brandon Lay, The Stickers, Devon Allen Johnson and Ruff Creek
- Where: Heinz Field (The Great Hall) and Art Rooney Ave.
- When: Thursday, July 4
- Tickets: Free entry!
- Parking: North Shore parking will be open and available
- Guidelines: Standard Heinz Field Security Guidelines are in place
Numerous food tents will be available, including summer-favorites like lemonade and funnel cake from Sievers. Fans can also visit the various beer stands throughout the event area.
Events and Activities
Throughout the day, fans will also hear the electric performance of the Pittsburgh Steeline Drumline
and get to meet Steely McBeam
when he is on site meeting and greeting fans. Elements of the Steelers Experience will be set up and the FedEx Great Hall will be open, featuring the Hall of Honor, Steelers Memorabilia and Hall of Fame Lockers.
In addition to food, games and family fun, there will be activities on Art Rooney Avenue, numerous display tents and an evening highlighted by live music starting at 5 p.m.
The night’s fireworks display will take place right on the river outside of Heinz Field starting at approximately 9:35 p.m. The Heinz Field Fourth of July Celebration will not end until the fireworks show has concluded.