Rendezvous at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh for Adults-Only Amusement

A casino night is a fun way to have an outing without the kids. Rivers Casino Pittsburgh offers up gaming, dining, and entertainment when you’re looking for things to do in Pittsburgh.

Head to Casinos in Pittsburgh, PA, for Happening Nightlife

The casino has a huge selection of slot machines, gaming tables (like roulette and blackjack), a 30-table poker room, and more if you’re looking to win big. Have a seat and try your luck at some exciting stakes.

Rivers Casino PittsburghFor food and dining, there are endless options. West End Café has unique German and classic Pittsburgh options on their menu that you can enjoy in a casual atmosphere. For a more sophisticated experience, try Andrews Steak & Seafood, where you can get a cut of prime steak or a chef-created entrée in upscale surroundings.

The casino has an array of clubs, lounges, and venues that regularly host live entertainment. Levels, a multi-level lounge, offers signature cocktails, a view of the casino, and bands playing every week from Thursday through Saturday. For dancing and high energy, Drum Bar additionally has live DJs each weekend.

Live on the River Free Concerts

Summer is a great time to visit the casino for free concerts. The Live on the River series offers free entertainment in an ideal setting along the Ohio River. Spread out a blanket, pop open a lawn chair, and settle in for music that will waft through the air on a warm summer breeze.

Casinos in Pittsburgh, PA, are a great way to spend a day and night away from the kids. Stay with us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square and start planning your weekend or week-long getaway.


Valentine’s Day Getaway to Pittsburgh

For Valentine’s Day, why don’t you and your partner or spouse get away from it all, even for just a weekend?

A Valentine’s Day getaway to Pittsburgh might be just what the two of you need to spark up some romance and spend some quality time together. Stay at our modern hotel with magnificent skyline views of the city and bask in the romance of a weekend retreat. Dine on-site at Trackside Restaurant for a cool, contemporary vibe and more of those great city views.

Visit Station Square for Your Romantic Retreat

Packages from Sheraton offer up savings and deals on a silver platter – perfect for your next trip.

Valentine's DayA Room with a View & Breakfast - A room with a view of the Pittsburgh skyline is incredibly romantic. Book this package and you’ll get that fantastic view with our comfortable and stylish accommodations, plus breakfast for each person.

Stay Longer, Save More - Make it a longer trip and save more! Book a trip for overnight, and you’ll get our lowest rates for prepaying. Stay two nights, and you will get 40 percent off the second night. Best of all, stay three nights and get the third night free! This is a fantastic excuse to turn a regular weekend into a long weekend.

Plan Early, Save Big - Plan your romantic getaway at least 21 days in advance and reap the rewards. Take advantage of this booking offer and you’ll save 10 percent on your stay.

For your Valentine’s trip for two, book your stay with us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square and revel in romance in the city.


Hockey at PPG Paints Arena

The home of Pittsburgh’s hockey team is where you should go to see some truly icy rivalries. Hockey at PPG Paints Arena is always an exciting winter activity for the entire family.

Pittsburgh Hockey Heats Up the Ice

Pittsburgh’s team was founded back in 1967, and hockey continues to be a favorite area pastime. At PPG Paints Arena, though, a game includes more than just cheering from the stands.

Hockey at PPG Paints ArenaPremium seating offers hockey fans a way to watch the game on a whole different level. Party suites can accommodate 40 guests and include a fantastic view of the action, food and drinks, and more. Fan experiences include the Penalty Box Experience, where you’ll sit beside the penalty box, watch pregame warmups, get $25 toward concessions or gear for each ticket holder, and more.

The Kid’s Zone features fun, interactive exhibits all about hockey, play areas, and the Wall of Championships. Let the kids explore past champions of the ice and have some fun between periods.

Along with two exclusive clubs featuring bistro food and bar service, the arena additionally offers a full restaurant with fine dining, a huge selection of concessions, and a brew pub on the upper concourse.

Discounted tickets are available for military members, which includes active-duty, veterans, reserves, retirees, and first responders. Plus, with the Student Rush program, discounted tickets are available in a special pre-sale – but only if you’re in high school or college and have a student I.D.

If you’re coming to the Pittsburgh area to check out a hockey game, be sure to stay with us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square. We’re located conveniently close to the arena, as well as lots of other fantastic attractions downtown.


Wishing a Joyous New Year!

From all of us here at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square, we would like to express to you good wishes and prosperity for the coming New Year!

New Year’s Eve in Pittsburgh

Happy New YearIf you are visiting Pittsburgh this New Year’s Eve, make sure to enjoy some of our downtown events including Noon Year’s Eve Celebration at the Pittsburgh Zoo, Highmark First Night Pittsburgh in the Cultural District and Gateway Clipper Fleet New Year’s Eve Cruises. 

Ring in 2017 at our Trackside Restaurant's New Year’s Eve Dinner! Guest will enjoy an artfully prepared four course pre-fixe’ menu.  For Reservations, menu information, or questions please call us at 412-803-3824.

Looking to visit Pittsburgh in the New Year? Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square offers several packages perfect to help you enjoy 2017 in style like our Upgrade to Sheraton Club and Room With A View & Breakfast packages.  Visit our website to book your stay.


Get On Board the Gateway Clipper Fleet New Year’s Eve Cruise

Set sail for a New Year when you climb aboard the Gateway Clipper Fleet New Year’s Eve Cruise. This is an extravagant and fun way to have one last glittering night in 2016.

New Year Parties in Pittsburgh: Celebrate at Sea

The New Year’s Eve Cruise is a unique way to join a bash, see the Pittsburgh city skyline lit up at night, and indulge in a decadent and delectable dinner.

Gateway Clipper Fleet New Year’s Eve CruiseThe cruise boards at 5 p.m. on December 31st. It will depart at 6 p.m. sharp and return to dock at 8 p.m. Entertainment onboard will include a live DJ and the chance to see some beautiful panoramic nighttime views.

Dinner served on the ship will be an event in itself, as the menu is quite extensive. It will be served buffet-style, so you will get to enjoy as much as your belly can hold. The food line-up will include boneless chicken breast with a cherry pineapple glaze, penne with marinara cream sauce, hand-carved prime rib with green peppercorn au jus, marinated mushrooms, sautéed green beans with onions and smoked bacon, and even more sumptuous selections.

Don’t forget dessert! Sample a dark chocolate molten cake, or try a lemon roulade. Coffee and hot tea are a given, and dinner comes with fresh rolls with butter.

New Year parties in Pittsburgh on the water are certain to be a blast for the whole family. Book your cruise and get a spot for this unique party. When you disembark, come and stay with us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square to complete a dazzling evening of celebrating.


Hot Hotel Packages for Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square

When you’re traveling to Pittsburgh for business or pleasure, a hotel package can make your life much easier. Packages get you bonus services and extra perks all wrapped up in a neat bow.

Staying in the Station Square area is more fun and relaxing when you consider one of these inclusive offers from our hotel.

Try Our Station Square Hotel with Plush Packages

Sheraton Family Package.  A family trip to Pittsburgh can come with savings! Our package includes up to 25 percent in savings as well as free meals for kids 12 and under (with an accompanying adult).

Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square Hotel PackagesUpgrade to a Sheraton Club.  Get a sweet deal when you upgrade to one of our Club rooms, which comes with loads of benefits. Just a few include special, keyed access to the Sheraton Club Lounge, complimentary breakfast, snacks and beverages all day, free Wi-Fi in your room, and drinks each evening, including both alcoholic and non-alcoholic varieties.

With our Stay Longer, Save More package, lengthen the duration of your stay for bigger savings and more cash in your wallet to spend on fun. Stay one night to get the lowest rates for prepaying, stay two nights and get 40 percent off your second night, or stay three nights and get your third night free!

Double & Triple Your Starpoints.  Sign up for SPG More for You and potentially Double & Triple Your Starpoints. Double your points when you stay two or more nights during weekdays; triple your points for stays that are two nights or more during weekends (that include a Friday or Saturday).

Our hotel packages at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square gives you a wonderful excuse to get away for a weekend or a short trip to unwind. Come and experience the excitement of downtown Pittsburgh!


Start the New Year Right: Catch the Highmark First Night in Pittsburgh

This year’s Highmark First Night in Pittsburgh is presented by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and is the perfect New Year’s Eve party to kick off 2017 with a big bang.

If you plan to visit the Pittsburgh area for New Year’s Eve, this is the party that you want to attend.

What is the Highmark First Night in Pittsburgh Party?

Highmark First Night in PittsburghTo gain access to the show, you need to purchase and wear your Admission Button. This lets you access all of the outdoor and indoor events associated with the big New Year’s Eve bash.

The First Night is never short of entertainment. Just some of the artists that you will catch include the Nigel Hall Band who will play from 10:45 pm until midnight.

There will also be firework displays in Pittsburg to catch as part of the New Year’s Eve party.

Enjoying the Party as a First Night Friend

If you reserve your spot early, you get a First Night Friend priority.  When the party starts, you receive all the upgrades including access to the First Night Friends’ Lounge, where you will be in the middle of the O’Reilly Theater eating snacks, drinking hot beverages, and enjoying the party.

You also have access to face painting, the balloon guy, and the hot chocolate stand.

Because you are a First Friend, you get upfront seating for indoor performances. Also you have reserved spots in the Theater Square garage for parking.

To walk over to the Highmark First Night in Pittsburgh, stay with us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square.  We are just a short jaunt to the action for New Year’s Eve and offer the perfect place to come back and recuperate after a long celebration.


Fun for the Holidays in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is getting decked out for the holidays. All kinds of events are happening throughout November and December to make the season bright.

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens Winter Light Garden and Flower Show

The elegant gardens at Phipps Conservatory will be transformed for the holidays at their Winter Light Garden and Flower Show.

Holidays In PittsburghWinter flowers and topiaries will come to life among a colorful array of LED lights and a myriad winter and holiday scenes. Walk through a tunnel of lights fashioned like the night sky, see topiary penguins, reindeer, and bears, lavishly decorated fir trees, and a lot more.

Peoples Gas Holiday Market - Do your holiday shopping in a festive atmosphere at the PG Holiday Market. Wooden ski chalets will be overflowing with gifts to purchase in an experience inspired by European Christmas villages, or “Christkindlmarkts.” The market opens for the season on November 18 at 11 a.m. and will last through December 23.

MassMutual Pittsburgh Ice Rink at PPG Place - Head to the Plaza between 3rd and 4th Avenues to see it transformed into the Ice Rink. Bigger and better since being updated for 2015-2016, the rink can now accommodate 40 percent more skaters.

The rink will open on November 18 and will stay open for the season until February 26.

KidsPlay - Saturdays and Sundays starting November 19, KidsPlay will start up in downtown Pittsburgh. Activities will include story time, short family-friendly movies, holiday arts and crafts, and penny arcade crafts. This event is free!

Horse Drawn Carriage Rides - Climb on a horse drawn carriage or “Holly Trolley” for a free ride to events happening all around downtown Pittsburgh for the holidays. Rides will run Saturdays and Sundays between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. as well as 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Stay with us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square to be close to all of the happenings for the holidays in Pittsburgh!


Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square Wishes You and Your Love ones a Happy Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, all of us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square would like to give thanks to all of our wonderful guests and for the terrific memories you have created for us this past year.

Happy ThanksgivingJoin us for our Thanksgiving Buffet at our Trackside Restaurant from Noon to 2:30pm*. Our delectable offerings include herb roasted turkey with gravy and house made cranberry relish and maple bourbon glazed ham along with all the trimmings. Please call 412-803-3824 for reservations.

Planning to spend the holidays in Downtown Pittsburgh?  Book your stay at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square and enjoyed the style and sophistication that makes visiting with us an unique and welcoming experience.  We offer various hotel packages sure to add pleasure to your stay including our Take the Hassle Out of Pittsburgh Parking.  Reserve your guest accommodations by calling 866-716-8134 or visiting our website.


It’s a European Winter Affair at the Peoples Gas Holiday Market

Do your Christmas and holiday shopping as the Europeans did, and enjoy an open-air market full of charm. The Peoples Gas Holiday Market is the place for a cozy atmosphere and unique gifts.

Charming Holiday Markets in Pittsburgh

Made possible by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership, the Holiday Market opens for business on November 18, running through December 23. It will open daily at 11 a.m., but will be closed for Thanksgiving. The event will be held in downtown Pittsburgh, in Market Square.

Peoples Gas Holiday MarketThe event is inspired by German “Christkindlmarkts,” which are quaint village holiday markets. In the same style, Market Square will be festively illuminated and dotted with shops housed in European, alpine-style wooden chalets.

Vendors will be selling crafts, homemade baked goods, jewelry, art, toys, holiday ornaments and decor, gourmet food, accessories, and more.

The Colcom Stage at the market will host performers throughout the event, including local choirs, bands, and community performance groups.  Those who attend the Holiday Market in the evening will get to see an electrifying light show set to holiday tunes and complete with over 150,000 bulbs.

Stop in to see Santa for a visit and a photo at Santa’s House. Suggested donations of just $5 will go to benefit the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. Santa will be accepting visitors daily starting at 12 p.m.

Cross off everyone on your gift shopping list at holiday markets in Pittsburgh, and then come and stay with us at Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square to rest and relax.