Parks & Recreation Events

The North Fayette Township Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to present a variety of family-friendly community events throughout the year.  

Events throughout the Year

Summer Concert Series 
- Sponsored by North Fayette Township and Integrity Financial Advisors.  Enjoy this family-friendly event with food vendors and awesome music!  Free Admission!
Thursday, June 21 - Dave Iglar
Thursday, July 5 - Township Road
Thursday, July 12 - Hewlett Anderson
Thursday, July 19 - Scott and Rosanna
Concert times:  7:30pm-9:00pm
Location:  Amphitheater at Donaldson Community Park
Summer Concert Series

North Fayette Community Days

Kickoff Parade

Community Days kicks off on with a parade along Steubenville Pike from Walden Woods to the former Hankey Farms Pool parking lot.  Community organizations, sports teams, businesses, and local dignitaries are all welcome to participate. 
Date:  Friday, August 3, 2018
Time:  6:30pm
Location:  Gladiators parking lot on Steubenville Pike at Logan Road. 
Parade Application 2018 - coming soon!

Community Days

The North Fayette Township Community Days takes full advantage of everything that Donaldson Park has to offer, including its ample space for the wide range of food vendors, businesses and organizations that show up each year to make the fair possible. Kids enjoy activities such as inflatables, pony rides, a petting zoo, and games. Community Days events start at 2:00 pm with a full entertainment schedule. The night closes out with a fireworks display. 
Date:  Saturday, August 4, 2018
Time:  2:00pm – 10:30pm
Location:  Donaldson Park
Organizations and Vendors interested in participating should contact the North Fayette Parks & Recreation Department at 724-307-3725.
Community Days - Complete schedule of events!
Directions to Donaldson Park

Community Days Vendor Application 
Community Days Vendor Letter 
Community Days Sponsorship Opportunities

Community Days 5K, 1-mile Kids Run, and Family Fun Walk

Now in its 23rd year, the race begins and ends at the North Fayette Community Center and follows Donaldson Road. Pace yourself for the monster hill up to Donaldson Park, where you will run a lap around the walking trail.  Prizes are awarded to the top male and female finishers, as well as to top age group finishers.  All participants receive a t-shirt.  
Date:  Saturday, August 4, 2018
Entry fee:  $10 for the 5K run, $5 for Kids Run or Family Fun Walk
Race options:  5K, 1-mile Kids Run (Ages 10 & Under), Family Fun Walk
Time: 9:00 am   
Location:  North Fayette Community Center parking lot
2018 North Fayette 5K Race Registration Form 

Car Cruise

The North Fayette Car Cruise benefits the Providing Assistance, Love, and Support (PALS) organization.   PALS is a community based, volunteer organization dedicated to developing and facilitating structured opportunities for children and youth with special needs in our community. Dash Plaques given to the first 100 cars registered. Entertainment, 50/50, and refreshments for purchase available.  People’s Choice Award presented to top three vehicles voted by participants.   
Date:  Sunday, August 5, 2018
Time:  12:00 noon – 4:00pm
Location:  Donaldson Park
Cost:  Free
2018 Car Cruise Flyer

PALS Golf Outing

The Eighth Annual PALS Charity Golf Outing benefits PALS.  PALS is a community based, volunteer organization dedicated to developing and facilitating structured opportunities for children and youth with special needs in our community. 
Included with the golf outing registration fee is lunch, award ceremony, Hole-in-One, Closest to the Pin, Skins, Raffles, Prizes, and a Gift Auction. 
Date:  Saturday, September 15, 2018
Time:  7:00am Registration, 8:00am Shotgun Start
Location:  Quicksilver Golf Club
Cost:  $125 per golfer
PALS Golf Outing Registration Form 

Fall Festival

The Fall Festival features a costume contest for different age groups and categories. Area businesses and organizations distribute treats along with a Trunk or Treat parade.  Crafts and refreshments provided inside the Community Center. Contact Darlene Hildebrand at to participate in the Trunk or Treat parade. 
Date:  To be announced
Time:  5:00pm
Location:  North Fayette Community Center

North Fayette Tree Lighting

Celebrate the holiday season with the Annual Tree Lighting ceremony.  This free event features the tree lighting, caroling with the West Allegheny High School and Middle School Show Choirs, train rides in the gym, holiday crafts, pictures with Santa, and refreshments.  
Date:  To be announced
Time:  6:30pm
Location:  North Fayette Community Center

Community Movie Night

Join us for a family night out, starting with an hour of open gym time, followed by a viewing of the movie in the Banquet Room.  Concessions will be available.  Pizza and water combo $1.00  Hope to see you!
Date:  To be announced
Time:  6:00pm-7:00pm Open Gym, Movie starts at 7:00pm
Location:  North Fayette Community Center

Easter Egg Hunt

-The Annual Easter Egg Hunt is held at Donaldson Park.  Pictures may be taken with the Easter Bunny while enjoying other fun activities as well.  Sections are divided by ages 0-4, 5-12, and a section for PALS participants.
Date:  To be announced
Time:  11:00am
Location:  Donaldson Park

Community Cleanup

-North Fayette and Findlay Township residents work together to clean up our community.  Volunteers meet at the Findlay Township Activity Center and are dispatched to various locations for cleanup. 
Date:  To be announced
Time:  9:00am-12:00pm

Movie in the Park

- Sponsored by the Parks & Rec Department. Concessions available for purchase. In case of inclement weather, the movie will be held in the Community Center.  
Date:  Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Time:  8:00pm/8:30pm start time
Location:  North Fayette Community Center Banquet Room
Sherlock Gnomes


Community Yard Sale

Date:  TBD
Time:  8:30am-2:30pm
Location:  North Fayette Community Center Parking Lot