Three Rivers Regatta http://wesa.fm en Mosaic Mural to Depict Pittsburgh as a Green City http://wesa.fm/post/mosaic-mural-depict-pittsburgh-green-city <p>The EQT Three Rivers Regatta is famous for its powerboat races, concerts and fireworks, but this year, the largest collaborative mosaic flash mural ever will make an appearance.</p><p>“Moving the Lives of Kids Community Mural project” (MLK Mural) and ImaginePittsburgh.com have teamed up to create the EnviroMural.</p><p>“It’s unlike any we have ever done at MLK Mural Project and unlike any we’ve seen around the country or around the world," said executive artist Kyle Holbrook. "The reason is it involves 2,400 participants, this is families, people of all ages, kids to seniors.”</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 18:24:13 +0000 Jessica Nath 12386 at http://wesa.fm What To Expect At This Year's Three Rivers Regatta http://wesa.fm/post/what-expect-years-three-rivers-regatta <p>More than 500,000 people attend the 4<sup>th</sup> of July extravaganza every year, flooding the banks of the Allegheny River, Point State Park and the North Shore river-walk for the annual Three Rivers Regatta.</p><p>This year should be no different.</p><p>The powerboat championships, rock n’ roll and the “Anything That Floats” boat race are returning, but the 2013 Regatta Board has added some new features for this year’s celebration.</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:21:05 +0000 Michael Lynch 11661 at http://wesa.fm