Santa Spectacular 2018 featuring Gabby Barrett

NRG Santa Spectacular 2018

starring Gabby Barrett

Friday, November 16th at 5:00pm
Point State Park
601 Commonwealth Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
United States

Event Description:

The NRG Santa Spectacular Show returns to Point State Park on Friday, November 16th at 5PM with lots of activities and entertainment for the family!

The Winter Wonderland Booths open at 5PM!  Santa’s Workshop begins a half hour early at 4:30PM this year as Santa and his helper welcome pets for photos.  Bring your camera or snap a shot on your cell phone!

Local performance groups with holiday-themed performances hit main stage right at 5PM with Pittsburgh’s own Gabby Barrett lighting up the stage at 7:30PM!

Don’t miss The Rohrich Automotive Group Ice Display happening next to the bridge.  Get your picture with beautiful interactive ice carvings and vehicles.

NEW THIS YEAR: A walk-through model train exhibit from the Mckeesport Model Railroad Club presented by S.W. Randall Toyes and Giftes built for the NRG Santa Spectacular!  Also new this year… games, caricature artist, princess visits and face-painting!

Guest have a chance to meet Gabby Barrett or win a chance to join in the VIP area by visiting the NRG booth at 5pm.  The first 45 guests to visit will get a pass to join Gabby for a special meet and greet between 6-7:15pm and while you are there register to win a chance to join NRG in the VIP area next to the stage!

Grab a bite to eat in the park with plenty of food to choose from including some delicious food trucks!

At 8:30 head to the Point for our fireworks show from the river! 

Don’t miss Pittsburgh’s Family Tradition!

Schedule of Events

4:30PM Santa’s workshop opens ½ hour early as we welcome pets to visit with Santa this year!

5:00PM Point State Park Activities Begin with the Winter Wonderland Booths and Local Performances on the Main Stage. Also beginning at 5:00PM - Stop by the NRG booth for a chance to get a meet and greet with Gabby or to register to win a chance to hang out in the VIP space for the show!

7:30PM Gabby Barrett takes the Stage

8:30PM Fireworks Show


Santa Spectacular Sponsors and Vendors


100.7 Star
93.7 the Fan
Agora Cyber Charter School

Allegent Community Federal Credit Union
Bella Capelli Academy Face Painting
Commonwealth Charter Academy
Dahntahn Donuts Food Truck
Dinosaur Discovery Game
Flynn's Tire & Auto Service
Gateway Clipper
Hott Dawgz Food Truck
J&D Waterproofing
Jeff Harris Caricature Artist
Jumping Jumperoo
KDKA Radio
Lernerville Speedway
Lovely Day Entertainment Princesses
Mckeesport Model Railroad Club 
PA West Soccer
Pita Pan Food Truck
Pittsburgh Crepes
Printscape Imaging & Graphics
Pro Football Hall of Fame
The Rohrich Automotive Group
The Salvation Army of Western PA
Sundance Vacations
S.W. Randall Toyes and Giftes
Total Sports Enterprises
Westmoreland Cultural Trust
Yinzers​ in da Burgh