Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Mayor Bill Peduto will host a rally Friday for the Penguins as the team enters the second round of the NHL playoffs Friday night against the New York Rangers at Consol Energy Center.
The rally will be at noon in the Allegheny County Courthouse Courtyard, along Grant Street, Downtown.
A county news release said attendees are encouraged to wear their black and gold, and to bring a non-perishable food item for donation to the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.
Bylsma, players look ahead to the Rangers series
Coach Dan Bylsma and the Penguins players talk about the next playoff series against the New York Rangers. (Video by Bob Donaldson; 5/1/2014)
Val Porter of WDVE will emcee, cookies will be provided by Oakmont Bakery, and drinks will be provided by Turner Dairy.