18th annual Community Day

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 12:15pm to 9:00pm


McCandless Town Hall
9955 Grubbs Road
Wexford, PA 15090
United States

The 18th annual Town of McCandless Community Day will take place Saturday, September 8.

It all begins at 12:15 p.m. with a parade that will travel along Blazier Drive, Ingomar Road and Grubbs Road (ending at Town Hall). This will be followed by a 1:15 opening ceremony.

Throughout the day, there will be numerous live acts, including musical performances by Kardaz, the Red Hot Ramblers, InTransit and the Allegheny Brass Band; dance performances by Center Stage and Michele’s Dance Center; and a special puppet show from Pittsburgh Puppet Works.

The Frank J. Farina Memorial Car Cruise will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. at North Allegheny Intermediate School. The McCandless/Northern Allegheny Heritage Center will be open from 1 to 6 p.m., and a special blacksmithing demonstration will take place outside the Center at 2 and 4 p.m.

Additionally, food, games, rides, vendors and children’s activities will fill the grounds at Town Hall.

At 9 p.m., the event will conclude with a fireworks spectacular.

Parking will be available at the former Trader Horn lot on Blazier Drive and North Park Church on Ingomar Road. A shuttle will run from these location to Town Hall. Additionally, a shuttle will run from Town Hall to NAI for the car cruise until 6:15 p.m.

Want to help a good cause while you are at Community Day? The Citizens of McCandless booth will be collecting canned goods/non-perishables for North Hills Community Outreach. In particular, items needed are peanut butter, canned meat, chunky-type soups, crackers, condiments, canned fruits and veggies, personal care products, and pasta, rice or other side dishes. 


Community Day schedule