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5k Fun Run & 1 Mile Saturday, August 24

The Steel City Road Runners joins us on Saturday morning before RTQ begins at noon for a nice easy run! Rock the Quarry XIII 5k Fun Run & 1 mile Panhandle Trail Collier Township Saturday August 24, 2013 Start time: … Continue reading

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Thanks Lane Construction for RTQ Support!

Thanks to Lane Construction for sending this photo! They’ve posted this banner on three of their trucks to help advertise RTQ. Don’t miss it—read more about Rock the Quarry XIII

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Rock the Quarry XIII – August 23 and 24

Music, food, science demo, games, raffles, campfire, fun for all ages. For over ten years, Rock the Quarry (RTQ) has been an annual tradition. RTQ features two days of music, food, and fun. Each year, RTQ showcases up-and-coming local musical … Continue reading

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New for Rock the Quarry XII: Antique Car Show and Botanic Garden Presentation

Antique Car Show This year, visitors to RTQ can enjoy an antique car show on both days. Just look for the cars! Botanic Garden Presentation The Pittsburgh Botanic Garden will also have a presentation about the garden and its progress … Continue reading

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Rock the Quarry XII – August 24 and 25

Music, food, science demo, games, raffles, bonfire, antique car show, fire trucks, fun for all ages. For over ten years, Rock the Quarry (RTQ) has been an annual tradition. RTQ features two days of music, food, and fun. Each year, … Continue reading

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Cold But Fun, Panhandle Night Walk 2011

Many thanks to everyone who attended the night walk as well as those who contributed, donated and volunteered! The cold weather didn’t stop anyone! Enjoy a slideshow of images from the Night Walk on our website. Night Walk Contributors Comcast … Continue reading

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Panhandle Night Walk October 22, 2011

Since 2000, the Night Walk on the Panhandle Trail has been a Halloween tradition in Collier Township. This year the festivities begin at 7 pm on Saturday, October 22. The Rennerdale Youth Group will carve more than 100 pumpkins donated … Continue reading

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Rock The Quarry Provides Fun For All – Chartiers Valley, PA Patch

The free event started at 5 p.m. Friday and wrapped up late last night. The outdoor festival featured live music from a variety of local artists, food, a bonfire, games and other fun activities. via Rock The Quarry Provides Fun … Continue reading

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Rock the Quarry 2011 Schedule of Events

MUSIC The natural amphitheater-like setting is the backdrop for performances by a variety of bands including The Justin Fabus Band, Bill Ali Band, Midlife Crisis and the EMJ Band.  (Complete schedule below.) Two long-time Pittsburgh favorites will headline the Friday and … Continue reading

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Panhandle Nature Walk, Mid-May 2009

The Panhandle Trail is usually dry enough for a bike ride by mid-April, but sometimes after a rain it’s a little sloppy. A couple of years ago when I arrived with my bike to find a slightly sloppy trail and … Continue reading

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