Fun Indoor Activities in Pittsburgh for the Winter

What gets your heart pumping in the wintertime? The snow keeps you indoors wanting to sit by the fire while the lack of sunshine makes you start to feel a little bit of cabin fever. That is why so many in Pittsburgh are taking the time to enjoy their favorite stops around town for indoor activity. You won’t feel so cooped up at home when you pay a visit to your favorite indoor trampoline park or bowling alley.

These types of activities are perfect in the winter since the summertime tends to bring people outside unless it’s raining. Take advantage of the time of year where people tend to stay inside and have some fun around Pittsburgh before the weather warms up. From indoor laser tag to the roller dome, take a look at the favorites around town for some wintertime indoor activity.

Neville Roller Dome – 5109 Neville Road, Pittsburgh

Roller SkatingWho doesn’t love a day at the Neville Roller Dome? It’s the perfect place to take the kids and even better if you’re planning a birthday party. Enjoy a visit to the Roller Dome for a step back in time at this retro skating rink. You’ll find wood floors, multi-colored lights, and your favorite oldies and new songs to keep you skating for hours. Stop in during theme nights like Artistic Skate nights and Family Skate nights. Bring some cash for the snack bar and if you’re looking for a new pair of skates or accessories, you can buy them here at the skate shop.

Zone28 – 2525 Freeport Road, Pittsburgh

Who doesn’t love a facility that offers you both bowling an laser tag all in one stop? Check out Zone27 in Harmarville for 33 whole bowling lanes, an arcade, a billiards room, and laser tag for the whole family. Mom and dad will love the End Zone Sport Bar and the little ones will find the bumper cars to be the best part! Enjoy a food menu, LED TVs with the big game, and lane ordering for food and drinks. You’ll love the 132 ft. wide video wall sitting above the lanes at this awesome spot for indoor fun in downtown Pittsburgh.

The Climbing Wall – 7501 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh

Climbing WallDo you have some kiddos that have way too much energy? A good solution for this during the winter months is a visit to The Climbing Wall over in Point Breeze. It’s a 14,000 square foot climbing wall designed for those that want to try a safe climbing experience with a professional staff. You can bring kids as young as 6 years old and even enroll in youth climbing programs. The climbing terrain is designed for those of all ability levels and it’s the place everyone chooses for having the premier facility in the area for the last 20 years.

Laser Storm Laser Tag – 7715 McKnight Road, Pittsburgh

Over in the North Hills, you’ll find one of the best laser tag spots in Pittsburgh for the whole family to enjoy. This family entertainment center also features a climbing wall simulator and an arcade for before and after your rounds of laser tag. This is the perfect place to enjoy some adventure, some laughs, and a way to burn off some energy when the weather is still cold. Host your birthday party, host a group event, or join in on a league if you want to make this a regular stop!

Steeltown Paintball Park – 500 Huntington Avenue, Pittsburgh

Have you ever wanted to try paintball but didn’t have the time? Now you can enjoy it indoors in Emsworth at the Steeltown Paintball Park. They are open year-round and make for a great stop for players of all experience levels. Since it is low-impact and kid-friendly, you won’t have to worry about a safe playing experience for the kids. It’s a safe and fun experience with rental equipment available affordable rates, and a catered meal with all of their packages.

Flight Trampoline Park – 1041 Washington Pike Suite #200, Bridgeville

Trampoline ParkWho doesn’t love the Trampoline Park over in Bridgeville? The kids love to bounce away their energy at this obstacle course in Bridgeville. You’ll find everything from the exciting Ninja Warrior Course to open jump, dodgeball games, and even a laser race.

Stop in for Kids’ Flight during Kids Klub hours throughout the week where kids 46” tall and under can jump with the staff ready to keep them safe. Adults will love that they can host their party here, get some exercise during Flight Fit hours for workouts that are more efficient than running or jogging, and dodgeball tournaments that make you feel young again.

Don’t let the winter blues get you down in Pittsburgh. Pay a visit to these favorite indoor activity spots and you’ll wish it was winter all year long!

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Posted on March 3, 2017 at 12:04 pm by Brian Teyssier

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