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Little Athens Is Coming to Mellon Square!

Tuesday, August 8, 2023

Work Downtown? Mellon Square might become your next go-to lunch spot.

Starting this week, Little Athens Catering, a Farmers Market favorite, will be serving lunch in the Square on Tuesdays & Fridays, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.!

Better yet, there’ll be live music by local artists during lunch hours, making it the perfect place for a midday break.

Stay tuned for more updates on new events and programs coming soon to Mellon Square!

Mellon Square: A Unique Urban Oasis in Downtown Pittsburgh

Image: Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

Located in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh, this historic urban park has served as a vibrant oasis for residents and visitors alike. Designed by landscape architect James C. Rose and architect John C. Pekruhn, Mellon Square is often hailed as one of the first modern garden plazas in the United States. Its innovative design, featuring geometric patterns, cascading fountains, and lush greenery, provides a tranquil escape amidst the bustling cityscape. The square is a focal point for various events, gatherings, and leisure activities, contributing to Downtown’s vibrant cultural scene.

Learn more about this unique urban park on the Pittsburgh Park’s Conservancy website.

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