It’s part street festival, part fitness class, part food truck round-up, part free-for-all. This annual happening (three times this summer) shuts down a three-and-a-half-mile stretch between downtown and Lawrenceville, welcoming you, your date, and all of Pittsburgh to get into the streets and get moving.
Yes, as cheesy as it may sound, renting a tandem bike (AKA the bicycle built for two) can be quite the adventure for the super coordinated couple who want a more interesting spin on the typical scenic trail ride.
What’s the point of these three rivers if you don’t use them?While we’d advise against going for a swim (you might be hit by a coal barge), renting a kayak should be high up on your dating to-do list. Two locations, in the North Shore and North Park, means you have two different adventures to take.You can typically rent them online, hourly, for an affordable rate.A ferry ride is the ultimate date for those who want a change of scenery with some sunshine and breezes flowing.Before you stay in again, hit up this list for the best active date ideas in Pittsburgh. And if you’re not comfortable riding on the road, plan a route that includes protected bike lanes. The support, competition, and good vibes from running the Burgh together is a great way to become healthier, happier humans.
Bust out the bikes and hit road, you little love birds. Better still, sign up for a cycling class to learn the rules of the road. So take a look at some upcoming fitness events and pick a race you both want to do – PGH Marathon, Great Race, even one that runs through the zoo!
Take one to an unexplored area for a longer day-time date or a short round-trip ride for a first date.
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If you’re more into showing off your green thumb (or are just a veggie-lover), spend some time in the garden at Churchview Farm near Homestead.
This urban farmette allows you to volunteer in their soil in the name of healthy, organic food.
If you don’t know your way around the kitchen, you could always get out for a bite.