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Rivers of Steel National Historic Site, located at the end of the Rankin Bridge in Swissvale, will hold its final “Carrie Carpool Cinema” at the Carrie Furnaces on Friday and Saturday, a spokesperson said.
On Friday, Carrie Carpool Cinema will show “Blade Runner” (R) at 6 p.m. and “Repo Man” at 8:15 p.m.
Saturday’s films are “Do The Right Thing” (R) at 6 p.m. and “The Fish that Saved Pittsburgh” (PG) at 8:25 p.m.
Admission is $10 for adults and $7 for kids, with $2 of each ticket supporting conservation of Carrie Furnaces. Mini-tours of the furnaces are available before the start of each movie.
Concessions are provided by Iron Oven Catering, in partnership with Rogue BBQ. All attendees must wear face masks and practice social distancing when they’re not in their vehicles.
For tickets or more information, visit the Rivers of Steel website.
Originally published November 02, 2020.