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2021 Special Events

Upcoming Events

123916548_3355095907942945_1098331873628695834_o_002Christmas Light Up Night at Clever Park
Friday, December 3, 2021

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Light up the night in Robinson Township!

Join us for this magical evening! Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive via VIP escort from the Forest Grove Fire Company on a decorated fire truck. Enjoy holiday lights and a fabulous fireworks show, along with a socially distant visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Make Robinson Township’s annual Christmas Light Up Night event a tradition in your family, and create holiday memories that will last for years to come!

And we have even more exciting news. Once again, Santa has asked Robinson Township to place a special mailbox inside Clever Park. Beginning on December 4th, children will be able to mail your letters directly to Santa. Just drop your letter off at Santa’s Mailbox located inside the gazebo near the entrance to Clever Park. If your child includes his or return address, Santa will do his best to answer back.


Past Events

Halloween Trick or Treat Throughout the Township
Sunday, October 31, 2021

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Trick or treat will go on as scheduled this year. However, it may be different than what residents are normally accustomed to. If your family is out and about on Halloween, keep the following tips in mind, as they will make your experience both safe and enjoyable: Be sure to travel in small groups and follow Covid safety guidelines when trick-or-treating. Residents that do not wish to pass out candy can simply keep their front doors closed and leave their porch lights off.


halloweenHalloween in the Park
Saturday, Oc
tober 23, 2021
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Forest Grove Volunteer Fire Department and the Montour Marching Band will lead a parade through the park to kick off the festivities. All your favorite ghosts and goblins will parade down the red carpet and pose for some great, ghostly photos. Be there or be scared! Please meet in the upper parking lot 15 minutes prior to take part in the parade.



10 events car curiseRobinson Township’s Annual Car Cruise
at Robinson Town Centre
Saturday, October 2, 2021
Noon – 4:00 pm
Featuring Live Music from the Doo-Wop Doctors

Robinson Township will partner with Robinson Town Centre again this year for an awesome Car Cruise on Saturday, October 2, 2021. A donation of $5.00 per car is appreciated, with proceeds benefiting Robinson Township Parks. **THE FIRST 100 CARS WILL RECEIVE A DASH PLAQUE**

In order to be compliant with state guidelines, masks must be worn and social distancing be maintained.

If you are interested in being a vendor at the car cruise, please contact Jane Tallon, Activities Coordinator at jtallon@townshipofrobinson.com.

If you would like to enter your car for a chance to be featured on dash plaques, please send your name, address and phone number along with a photo of your car before September 1st to jtallon@townshipofrobinson.com. Please put “Car Cruise” in the subject box.


festivalRobinson Township’s 19th Annual Autumn Festival
Burkett Sports & Recreation Complex
Daniel P. Tallon Memorial Field
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Noon – 9:00 pm

Burkett Sports and Recreation Complex is the place to be on Saturday, September 18th when Robinson Township celebrates its 19th Annual Autumn Festival! Safety protocols will be in place in order to be compliant with our state guidelines. Masks must be worn and social distancing will be maintained. More details can be found on our Autumn Festival webpage.



Summer Concspirit of Dixieert Series at Burkett Park featuring the Spirit of Dixie Band **NEW THIS YEAR!**
Sunday, August 22, 2021
7:15 pm – 8:45 pm

Let the good times roll! The authentic sounds of New Orleans-style jazz will fill the summer air as Clem Rolin and his “Spirit of Dixie Band” will play music that will transport you to the Big Easy without leaving your seat! Bring your blanket or lawn chair and enjoy this evening of jazz.



Fourth of July Fireworks at Burkett Park
Sunday, July 4, 2021
Festivities begin at dusk

Robinson Township’s 4th of July festivities are returning this year. Come early and bring your blanket or chair to enjoy an evening under the stars. A dazzling Pyrotecnico Fireworks display will light the sky at Burkett Park on Independence Day, July 4th. Festivities begin at dusk!


zooSummer Concert Series at Burkett Park featuring The Zoo **NEW THIS YEAR!**
aturday, July 3, 2021
0 pm – 8:45 pm

The Zoo is Western PA’s good time party band! For 12 years, the Zoo has delivered the best in rock from the 70’s the 80’s and today’s dance hits!





ashleymarinaSummer Concert Series at Burkett Park featuring Ashley Marina **NEW THIS YEAR!**
Saturday, June 19, 2021
7:15 pm – 8:45 pm

From America’s Got Talent to Burkett Park, don’t miss your chance to see Ashley Marina perform live in her own backyard! Ashley’s performance on last year’s season of AGT has garnered 100+ million views. This “2021 She Wolf Radio Ones 2 Watch Future Star” has 13 original songs to date, three that have hit #1 on The Fab Chart worldwide including “You’ll Always Be My Hero” and propelled her to being awarded the 2020 MÓB Radio Artist of the Year





playgroundGrand Opening of the New Playground at Clever Park
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at the Elliott Shelter
6:00 pm

Join us on May 12th for the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the new play structure at Clever Park. The fun will begin at 6:00 pm!






11 thank you pic 2Robinson Township Adopt a Street Program
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 through Friday, May 7, 2021

Help create change right here in your hometown!

Businesses and individuals are urged to join our efforts to pick up litter and trash that has accumulated over the long winter months. This year, with your help, we can clear miles of roadways in the Township. Here’s how the program will work:

  • Robinson Township will provide gloves, reflective vests and trash bags.
  • Supplies can be picked up inside the police department lobby at the Robinson Township Municipal Building, located at 1000 Church Hill Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15205
  • Gloves, vests and trash bags will be packaged to accommodate groups of four. Larger group packages will be made available upon request.
  • Participants will be required to complete a volunteer waiver form.
  • Interested individuals can pick up their supplies weekdays from April 14th through May 7th.
  • Once you have picked up your chosen street, notify the Township and our Public Works Department will pick up the bags.
  • Letters of community service will be provided upon request.

Click here to complete the volunteer waiver form.

Robinson Township would like to recognize our volunteers. Whether you plan to come out as a family, organization or business, we want to know who you are. Please contact Jane Tallon at jtallon@townshipofrobinson.com for additional information.

We ask all volunteers and group leaders to follow guidelines for social distancing during cleanups. Keep groups to fewer than 10 people as recommended by the PA Department of Health.

Robinson Township would like to recognize Allegheny County Council President, Patrick J. Catena for his continuing generous support.


12 event page pic 1 easter eventEaster Bunny Drive-Thru at Clever Park
Saturday, March 27, 2021
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

From the safety of your vehicle, travel along our Easter Egg Trail and look for hidden eggs. The Easter Bunny will hide eggs along your drive down into the park. Kids can count those eggs along the way for a chance to win a prize! The Easter Bunny will also be on-site to wave at everyone that stops by. Goodie bags will be given out at the conclusion of your drive, while supplies last.

**To enter your egg count, please e-mail communityevents@townshipofrobinson.com and enter EGG HUNT in the subject line.**

Important Note: Visitors will not be able to leave their vehicles to visit with the Easter Bunny. In addition, we ask that you do not get out of your car to pick up any of the hidden eggs.