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Summer Events are comprised of a slate of programming that takes place during the summer months for students who are on campus to explore the diverse opportunities available in Pittsburgh and here at Carnegie Mellon throughout that time. This slate of programming includes Kennywood, Sandcastle, Pirate Games, Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium and other exciting adventures at a discounted rate.

2014 Summer Events Schedule:

Maleficent - SOLD OUT
Friday, May 30th
6:55 pm
Southside Works Cinema

The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic "Sleeping Beauty." This ticket will include a food and drink voucher. Purchase tickets at the UC info desk beginning Friday, May 23.
Transportation not provided.
$5; Limit 2 per student


Pirates v. Brewers - SOLD OUT
Friday, June 6th
7:05 pm
PNC Park

Visit PNC Park to take in an evening of baseball and get a free Shirt! Purchase tickets at the UC info desk beginning Tuesday, May 27th.
Transportation not provided.
$10; Limit 2 per student


Visit Kennywood - SOLD OUT
Saturday, June 7th
Purchase tickets at the UC Info Desk beginning Wednesday, May 28. Tickets may also be used on other days, see ticket for valid dates/surcharges.
Transportation not provided.
 $10; Limit 2 per student


Lindsey Stirling - SOLD OUT
Friday, June 13
7:00 pm
Stage AE

Lindsey Stirling is an American violinist, dancer, performance artist, and composer.
Purchase at UC Info Desk beginning Monday, June 2.
Transportation not provided.
$15; Limit 2 per student


Haunted Pittsburgh – Incline Ghost Tour
- SOLD OUT
Saturday, June 14
7:30 pm

The Ghost Guide will meet you outside the LOWER STATION OF THE MONONGAHELA INCLINE.
Address: 73 W. Carson St., Pittsburgh PA 15222. (not the Duquesne Incline) Welcome to "The Walk of the Doomed" -- Haunted Pittsburgh's Incline Ghost Tour!  This is Pittsburgh's campfire where we gather to regale you with the region's greatest ghost stories--in one of the city's most haunted neighborhoods.
Purchase tickets at the UC info desk beginning Wednesday, June 4.
Transportation not provided.
$10; Limit 2 per student


Laurel Caverns Spelunking – Caving - SOLD OUT
Saturday, June 21
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Caving is the more contemporary term for what is popularly called spelunking.  It refers to going into a cave completely in its natural state.  Due to its conservation mission, Laurel Caverns is the only developed cave in the world having its largest rooms and passages completely in their original state.
Limited number of tickets available at Student Activities, UC Suite 103, beginning on Monday, June 9th. Bus departs from UC turnaround at 12:30 pm. More information available at http://www.laurelcaverns.com/content/spelunking-caving
$15; Limit 2 per student


Pittsburgh CLO - Footloose
- SOLD OUT
Saturday, June 28th
8:00 pm
Benedum Center

Get ready to “cut loose” with this Pittsburgh CLO premiere! When teenager Ren McCormack moves from the big city to middle-of-nowhere Bomont, where even dancing is against the law, he’s in for a real case of culture shock. After falling for the preacher’s daughter, Ren really shakes things up. When he and fellow rebellious teenagers defy authority and dare to dance, the result is a fast-paced rock ‘n roll musical. Purchase tickets at the UC info desk beginning Monday, June 16th.
Transportation not provided.
$10; Limit 2 per student


CMU Pirate Night
- SOLD OUT
Sunday, July 6th
1:35 pm

PNC Park
Head downtown for an afternoon at PNC Park, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates and watch CMU Pre-College students sing the National Anthem!! The Pirates face the Phillies for this afternoon of classic baseball, set against the stadium's incredible view of downtown Pittsburgh. Purchase tickets at the UC info desk beginning Monday, June 23.
Transportation not provided.
$10; Limit 2 per student


Visit the Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium - SOLD OUT
Saturday, July 12
Visit the Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium to relax and look at a variety of wildlife. Spend the day wondering the area and taking in the scenery with friends. Purchase tickets at the UC info desk beginning Monday, June 30.
Transportation not provided.
$5; Limit 2 per student


Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course - SOLD OUT
Saturday, July 19
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
UC Turnaround

The course allows participants to explore the park from an otherwise unobtainable vantage point while navigating through the treetops using zip lines, obstacles and tarzan swings. Limited number of tickets available at Student Activities, UC Suite 103, beginning on Monday, July 7th. Bus departs from UC turnaround at 10 am. More information available at http://goape.com/
$35; Limit 2 per student

  
Visit Fallingwater - SOLD OUT
Saturday, July 26
10:00 am – 4:30 pm

UC Turnaround
Fallingwater is the name of a very special house that is built over a waterfall.  Frank Lloyd Wright, America’s most famous architect, designed the house for his clients, the Kaufmann family.  Fallingwater was built between 1936 and 1939.  It instantly became famous, and today it is a National Historic Landmark. Limited number of tickets available at Student Activities, UC Suite 103, beginning on Monday, July 14. Bus departs from UC turnaround at 10:00 am. More information available at http://www.fallingwater.org/
$15; Limit 2 per student


Visit Sandcastle Water Park - SOLD OUT
Saturday, August 2
Sandcastle is set along the Monongahela River and offers 15 waterslides, the Mon Tsunami Wave Pool, scenic Mushroom Pool, the relaxing lazy river – all located on a boardwalk that is sure to make you feel like you are vacation. Purchase tickets at the UC info desk beginning Monday, July 21.
Transportation not provided.
$10; Limit 2 per student
Should you have questions about the program or any of these events, please email Dawn Sienko.

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