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August 5, 2019

Join us for the Allegheny County Parks Foundation's third annual benefit gala, Twilight Picnic for the Parks on Saturday, August 24, 2019. 

The Great Lawn of the Mansion at Hartwood Acres Park  l  7:00 - 10:30 p.m. 

Summer cocktails and al fresco style dinner made with the season's finest ingredients

Private performance by The Manhattan Transfer, winners of 10 Grammy Awards

 Valet Parking | Summer Chic Attire

$250 | $500 | $1,000 per person


Twilight Picnic For The Parks assembles regional supporters in an intimate atmosphere, blending summer chic with rustic sophistication. The evening features a private performance by 10-time Grammy award winners, The Manhattan Transfer. This versatile quartet is known for their jazzy, pop style and their performance is bound to provide a fun night for all. 

Twilight Picnic for the Parks is the signature fundraising event to support the Allegheny County Parks Foundation, the nonprofit partner of the Allegheny County Parks. At 12,000 acres, the nine Allegheny County Parks are among the largest public parks systems in the country and are visited more than 22 million times each year. The Allegheny County Parks Foundation raises funds at events such as this to restore and improve the parks for generations to come.

For information on tickets, call Caitlin Harpster, Development Manager of Individual Giving, at 724-327-7627 or email her at

For sponsorship opportunities, call Barbara Brewton, Development and Project Manager, at 724-327-7627 or email her at

Thank you for your support of the County Parks!


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