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Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments)
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Registration for several tours ends February 15thto reach minimum needed!
Saturday, March 23
1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
$65.00 member/$75.00 non-member - transportation is included
Explore nearby Pittsburgh neighborhood, Lawrenceville, on a food tasting adventure and historic walking tour. Tastings include Greek specialties, cupcakes, pierogi, and one of the 'Burgh's best sausage sandwiches. This tour is a must for those who enjoy visiting eclectic boutiques and galleries while tasting food specialties from local small businesses.more
Pittsburgh RunningCityTour - 5K
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
$25.00 member/$30.00 non-member
Join fellow ACCED-I colleagues for a casual running tour of Pittsburgh.Downtown Pittsburgh (or ‘dahntahn’ as the locals know it) is full of history, from the French and Indian War to the Underground Railroad. Learn about Fort Pitt, the Diamond Market, and more of Pittsburgh’s fascinating history on this 5k tour. We will run at a casual pace, to accommodate all abilities on this guided tour.There are eight scheduled stops to listen to some history and catch your breath.more
Sunday, March 24
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
$25.00 member/$30.00 non-member
Get a running start to the Annual Conference during the Sunday 5K that takes place before the conference kicks off.more
Wednesday, March 27
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
$45.00 member/$60 nonmember
Join your peers for a comprehensive tour of nearby University of Pittsburgh.Tour destinations will include:
  • The Cathedral of Learning
  • William Pitt Union
  • Alumni Hall
  • Mellon Financial Corporation Hall
  • O’Hara Student Centermore
8:30 am - 11:00 am
$45.00 members/ $60.00 nonmembers
Join us for a tour of the first fully sustainable convention center in the world, theLEED® Platinum Certified David L. Lawrence Convention Center.From multiple green roofs to energy saving measures to the only urban waste water treatment plan in Downtown Pittsburgh; you’ll explore the DLCC’s extensive sustainability efforts. Advance sign-up required and timing is subject to change. Please wear closed-toe, comfortable shoes as the tour involves going back of house and up and down stairs.more
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
$65.00 member/$75.00 non-member - transportation is included
The Strip District Market tour is a late morning/early afternoon weekday tour featuring a behind-the-counter look at a variety of eateries in Pittsburgh's historic market district. This tour links local history with the eating establishments peppered along Penn Avenue with taste samples from around the world including Italian pastries, Mediterranean and Polish specialties, European meats and cinnamon bread.more
Adding a Tour to Your Registration is Easy!
  1. Sign in to thewebsiteand hover overEvents & Educationon the green navigation bar.
  2. Scroll down to39thAnnual Conference, then selectRegisterfrom the drop-down menu.Next to the greenRegisterbutton there will be a message if you’ve already registered for the event.
  3. Scroll down on the page toRelated Productsand choose the add-on activities you’d like to include with your registration.
  4. Proceed to check-out.
Questions? Contact us!