A free festival of the best new games in the world.

October 1, 2pm-10pm
Schenley Plaza, Oakland


About CO&P

Come Out & Play Pittsburgh is an all-day festival of brand new sports, street games, and social games that turn the city into an urban playground.

From 2pm-10pm on October 1, join CO&P to have city-sized fun.



Games for adults, teens, kids and parents.


Night games for adults.


A city-wide chase game for adults.
Tickets required.

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Family Day

2pm-6pm; Kids and Parents

Family Day offers games designed for families and children, especially kids AGES 6-11.


Field Day

2pm-6pm; Teens and Adults

Field Day showcases spectacular new field games & sports, free and open to the public.


After Dark

6pm-10pm; Adults only

After Dark turns the streets into an arcade with SOCIAL games, physical video games and wild new street games.



10pm-MIDNIGHT; 21+
Tickets Required

CO&P concludes with THE FANTASTIC ADVENTURE, a city-wide game that leads to the festival after-party.

Fantastic Adventure

A spectacular journey through the middle of the night.

An ancient Persian treasure has been discovered in town. But in its burnished shine, there hides the violent spirit of a vengeful serpent king. Will you and a few of your friends choose to keep the world as we know it, or usher in an age of dreadful wonder?

Cast your fate into the fire on the night of October 1st.


The Fantastic Adventure is a city-wide pervasive game, part treasure hunt, part capture-the-flag, and part immersive theater. The Adventure begins October 1st at 10pm. Open to players age 21+.



Sponsors & Partners

CO&P is made possible through support from sponsors, partners, and volunteers.


City of Play

City of Play is a creative agency that designs interactions and builds real-world games for businesses and communities.

Schell Games

Schell Games is a full-service game design and development company specializing in transformational games.

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Oakland Forever & Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

The Oakland Forever festival celebrates the arts and culture, the eds and meds, the parks, restaurants and businesses of Oakland.

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for the people of Pittsburgh by restoring the city's park system to excellence.