Parks & Recreation Events

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

Community Yard Sale

- Vendors Welcome! 
Date:  Saturday, June 24, 2017
Time:  8:30am-2:30pm
Location:  North Fayette Community Center Parking Lot
Events-Community Yard Sale


Movie in the Park

- Sponsored by the Parks & Rec Department. Concessions will be available for purchase. In case of inclement weather, the movie will be held in the Community Center. 
Date:  Friday, June 2, 2017
Time:  Dusk
Location:  Donaldson Park Amphitheater
Events- Movie in the Park

North Fayette Community Days


Kickoff Parade


Community Days kicks off on with a parade along Steubenville Pike from Walden Woods to the Hankey Farms Pool.  Community organizations, sports teams, businesses, and local dignitaries are all welcome to participate.
Date:  Friday, August 4, 2017
Time:  6:30pm
Location:  Gladiators parking lot on Steubenville Pike at Logan Road.
Parade Application 2017

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 5, 2017
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 Vendor Application 2017
Community Days Sponsorship Opportunities

Community Days 5K and Family Fun Walk


Now in its 22nd 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 5, 2017
Entry fee:  $10 for the 5K run, $5 for Kids’ Run or Family Fun Walk
Race options:  5K, 1-mile Kids’ Run, Family Fun Walk
Time: 9 a.m.  
Location:  North Fayette Community Center parking lot
2017 North Fayette 5K Race 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 6, 2017
Time:  12:00 noon – 4:00pm
Location:  Donaldson Park
Cost:  Free

PALS Golf Outing


The Seventh 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 9, 2017
Time:  7:00am Registration, 8:00am Shotgun Start
Location:  Quicksilver Golf Club
Cost:  $125 per golfer

PALS Golf Outing 2017

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 dhildebrand@north-fayette.com to participate in the Trunk or Treat parade.
Date:  Saturday, October 21, 2017
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:  Friday, December 1, 2017
Time:  6:30pm
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.

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.