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Meet the Clydesdales! Hosted by Express Employment Pittsburgh West (3/15)

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The Children's Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center

5324 Penn Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

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Meet the Clydesdales! #Clydesdales4ACause


Express Employment Professionals Pittsburgh West will host the world-renowned Express Employment Professionals Clydesdales from March 15 through March 17, 2018.

In addition to their appearance at Pittsburgh St. Patrick's Day Parade, Express has lined up this event on Thursday. March 15 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm that will showcase the Clydesdales while raising money for the The Children's Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center.

This event offer wagon rides, child-friendly activities, food trucks, and Clydesdale photos for purchase. Everyone will be able to observe the Clydesdale horses up close and personally when on display.

“I look forward to providing this unique opportunity to the community and also taking advantage of this exciting time to benefit The Children’s Home on Thursday", said Deb Gray, Express Pittsburgh West franchise owner.

Of a rare black and white color, the Express Clydesdales stand six feet at the shoulders and weigh more than 2,000 pounds each. Their shoes are the size of dinner plates and weigh more than three pounds each.

In addition to competing on a national stage, the Express Clydesdales of Express Employment Professionals have participated in some of the most recognized parades and promotional events in the world, including the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Tournament of Roses Parade, the Fiesta Bowl Parade, Orange Bowl Parade, Hollywood Parade, Calgary Stampede Parade, Kentucky Derby Pegasus Parade, the International Finals Rodeo and the Professional Bull Riders World Finals.

The Clydesdales enjoyed a historic moment when they escorted Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge in North America at the Calgary Stampede in 2011.

Admission is FREE.

RSVP appreciated but not required. Please note this is not a ticketed event.

This event offers wagon rides, child-friendly activities, food trucks, and Clydesdale photos for purchase. Everyone will be able to observe the Clydesdale horses up close and personally when on display.

Proceeds benefits The Children's Home.

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