Greensburg’s Summer in the City is back with Critter Corner, pet parade, bands

Greensburg’s once-a-year Summertime in the Metropolis function will kick off July 21, giving three days of actions with appeal for animal enthusiasts, audio enthusiasts, foodies and individuals who like to store for bargains.

Most pursuits will acquire area at the Pitt & Penn parking ton on South Pennsylvania Avenue.

Thursday’s actions are scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. — which include a new addition to this year’s occasion, a Critter Corner for Little ones.

Youngsters will have an option to see and study about numerous animals from nearby organizations such as Heal Animal Rescue, Wayward Whiskers and Catffeinated Cat Cafe.

Also that evening, the Hempfield Spartan majorettes will clearly show their moves in the course of a 5:30 p.m. performance and The Phisbins — Saint Vincent higher education graduates Tim Beadling and Craig Apessos — will participate in songs from a variety of musical genres.

There will be an possibility to find out about Shape Greensburg, the city’s in depth setting up energy.

Buyers can look through the handcrafted wares of space artisans and look at out sidewalk gross sales of taking part town retailers. Website visitors can sample the offerings of close by dining establishments or food stuff trucks that will be on hand.

“This year, we’re making an attempt to incorporate additional of the local community, it’s all about the community,” mentioned Amy Beeghly, proprietor of Beeghly and Business Jewelers and president of the Greensburg Enterprise and Professional Affiliation, which is organizing the party in collaboration with the Greensburg Community Advancement Company.

Greensburg Salem Night time will be the theme on July 22, from 5 to 10 p.m.

An ice product social will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m., joined by caricature and balloon artists and kids’ pursuits sponsored by the neighborhood faculty district and by Major Brothers Significant Sisters of the Laurel Location.

Faculty officers will be amongst those people who could get soaked in a dunking booth, with proceeds benefiting the Greensburg law enforcement K-9 unit.

Also at 5:30, the Westmoreland Undertaking Arts teen troupe will existing a combine of Broadway and rock numbers.

Live audio is slated from 6 to 10 p.m. with: Adelaide in Autumn, described as a pop punk ‘n’ roll band choice team Outdoors Eliza and Necessary Machine, an indie rock spouse and children band.

The July 23 plan includes a popular returning activity, a cost-free pet parade, that will commence at 10:30 a.m. at the Petagogy pet offer retail store on Pittsburgh Road and will conclusion at the Pitt & Penn good deal.

“When we experienced it previous year, we were hoping for two dozen contributors, and we experienced 75,” Beeghly mentioned. This calendar year, entrepreneurs can get a tie-dyed scarf for their animals the initially 50 individuals will walk absent with a swag bag.

Also, the YMCA on Maple Avenue will host an indoor property sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., with discipline video games for kids beginning at 11 a.m.

“The dad and mom can shop although the youngsters enjoy,” Beeghly claimed.

Other actions will wrap up the celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Pitt & Penn ton, which include much more exciting for young children and a return of the dunking booth.

Greensburg Fireplace Department will screen hearth vans and demonstrate research and rescue tactics with its bloodhound staff.

“It’s likely to be a great deal of entertaining,” Beeghly claimed.

See the Forthcoming Occasions listing at shopgreensburgpa.com for far more details about Summer time in the Metropolis and to reserve seller place for the yard sale.

Jeff Himler is a Tribune-Assessment personnel writer. You can get hold of Jeff at 724-836-6622, [email protected] or by using Twitter .