Heinz Field Kickoff and Rib Festival

Thursday, September 2, 2021 – TAKE OUT THURSDAY EVENT KICKOFF

Event Hours 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

  • Order your favorite Summer Ribs and sides and bring them home for the family to enjoy.

Friday, September 3, 2021

Event Hours Noon – 11:00 p.m.

  • Rides by Staunch Entertainment and Games by Midgety Entertainment
  • 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Steelers Experience Elements
  • 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Steely McBeam appearance

Free Concerts Featuring:

  • 7:30 p.m. – The Sun King Warriors
  • 9:00 p.m. – The Clarks

Saturday, September 4, 2021

Event Hours Noon – 11:00 p.m.

  • Rides by Staunch Entertainment and Games by Midgety Entertainment
  • 4:00 p.m. – Pitt Panthers vs. UMass (* tickets required *)

Sunday, September 5, 2021

Event Hours 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

  • Rides by Staunch Entertainment and Games by Midgety Entertainment
  • 8:00 a.m. – Steelers Run & Walk (* registration required *)
  • 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Steely McBeam appearance
  • 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Steelers Experience Elements
  • 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Happy Hour Street Party with DJ Steve Maffei Jr on Art Rooney Avenue
  • 7:00 p.m. – Carly Pearce at Stage AE Outdoors (* tickets required *)
  • 9:00 p.m. – Lady A at Stage AE Outdoors (* tickets required *)
    Fans can claim free tickets to the show 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Stage AE Tent set up on the festival grounds while supplies last.

Monday, September 6, 2021 – BBQ & BLUES MONDAY

Event Hours Noon – 7:00 p.m.

  • Rides by Staunch Entertainment and Games by Midgety Entertainment
  • Noon – 3:00 p.m. – Street Party with TJ the DJ on Art Rooney Avenue
  • 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Steelers Experience Elements
  • 2:00 p.m. – Gatorade Junior Training Camp (tickets required: click here for details)
  • 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Steely McBeam appearance

Free Concerts Featuring:

  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – The Jimmy Adler Band
  • 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Norman Nardini
  • 5:30 p.m. – Billy Price

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