Arbor Aid

Arbor Aid 2015  ::  Saturday September 26, 2015

The Tree Pittsburgh Heritage Tree Nursery
6111 Butler Street, Lawrenceville
On the Allegheny River

Join us for live music, tours of the new Heritage Tree Nursery, wood artisan demos, silent auctions and our world-famous cookie table!

6:30-8 p.m. Mulch Mixer
Small bites by Whole Foods, wood-fired gourmet pizzas, specialty libations and a silent auction
Live musical performance by Spoonwood Station

8-11 p.m. Main Event
Hors d'oeuvres, libations, cookie table and late night food trucks
Live musical performances by Cabinet, the Turpentiners and the Beagle Brothers

$40 in advance ($30 for Tree Tenders)
$45 at the door
$100 includes VIP Mulch Mixer
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We need volunteers! A 3-hour volunteer shift will get you into the Main Event for free, or a great discount on VIP tickets.
Contact today to volunteer.

Transportation Information:
Parking is available along 61st Street and Butler. Ride your bike or take the 87 or 91 bus.

Thanks to our sponsors:

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, whether financial or in-kind, contact Danielle Crumrine at (412) 781-8733 or email


Past Arbor Aid Events

See Arbor Aid 2013's photo booth hereSee images from Arbor Aid 2011 here.  And from the Hug A Tree Photo Booth here.  And see images from Arbor Aid 2010 here.

Arbor Aid is Tree Pittsburgh's annual fundraiser: an event that features artwork created from salvaged and reclaimed wood.  

History of Arbor Aid

Arbor Aid was conceived by Tree Pittsburgh and late local woodworker John Metzler, founder of the Urban Tree Forge. Arbor Aid celebrates the possibilities presented to us by trees as resources within our city. Rather than make mulch or firewood from urban trees that need to be removed, Tree Pittsburgh encourages giving them a longer life by repurposing them as art, furniture, flooring and everything in between.

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