Join us and party like it's 1990 with the 35th edition of CoasterBash! As always, you can count on CoasterBash! to provide a wide variety of presentations, an all-you-can-eat dinner, unlimited soft drinks, the CoasterBash! Photo Contest, a cash bar, the ACE Preservation Fund Sales Table, vendors, a silent auction, door prizes and more!
Door Prizes Surprises Photo Contest Unlimited Soft Drinks Cash Bar Dinner Buffet
featuring Chicken Romano with Lemon Cream Sauce, Roast Beef au jus, Penne Pasta with Marinara, Parsley Red Potatoes, Green Beans Almondine, Tossed Salad and Orzo Salad, plus dessert!
1:30 - 3 p.m. Registration/Social Time
3 - 6 p.m. Presentations Segment #1
6 - 7:30 p.m. Dinner
7:30 - 10:30 p.m. Presentations Segment #2
Sales Tables open during social time, breaks and dinner only.
ALL EVENT REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY ONLINE
Sorry, but mail-in registration is not available.
Registration is open through Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 11:59 p.m.
ACE Member - $49.00
Child Member (3-11) - $43.00
Non-member - $59.00
All memberships are verified by event organizers.
Non-members may attend only if registered with and accompanied by a member.
Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be issued less a $10/person cancellation fee if notice is given by February 21, 2024.
Cancellations must be made by phone to Elena Marziale at 412.337.3813.
NOTE: No materials will be provided in advance. All registration materials are picked up at the event.
There will be NO refunds issued after February 21, 2024
You do not need to print a ticket and bring it with you to the event. Simply use your name to check-in at the event when you arrive.
Anyone wishing to have a vendor table at CoasterBash! must be registered to attend CoasterBash! XXXV and must reserve in advance with commitment via email. Vendor Tables may be reserved through February 21, 2024, subject to availabilty. All those working at vendor tables must be registered to attend the event as well. Each vendor will be supplied with one table at least 6 feet length. The cost is $10 (to be paid in cash the day of the event), along with providing at least one door prize valued at $15 or more. Two vendors may share a single table, but each one is expected to individually donate a door prize valued at $15 or more. To reserve and commit to a vendor table, please email Bill Linkenheimer at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than February 21, 2024. If you don't receive a response confirming your participation within 24 hours, please send another email. Only vendors that have received a confirmation email will be accommodated at the event.
CoasterBash! XXXV Photo Contest
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There is no official hotel for this event. However, the following four facilities are only a few miles away, all along Lebanon Church Road.
Hampton Inn 412.650.1000
Holiday Inn Express 412.469.1900
SpringHill Suites by Marriott 412.653.9800
Wyndham by Wingate 412.653.6600
Ride a Mountain Coaster the Day After CoasterBash!
Wisp Resort, near Deep Creek, Maryland, is only one hour and 45 minutes from the site of CoasterBash! and our good friends in ACE Mid-Atlantic welcome all to join them for Mountainfest at Wisp on Sunday, March 3. Attendees will enjoy a great deal and take four rides on the resort's mountain coaster, with a 1 p.m. meeting time. To see all of the details and to register, click here. Note that the registration deadline is February 27.
The address for Salvatore's is: 5001 Curry Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15236
General directions from Pittsburgh: Take Route 51 south (after the Liberty Tunnel you will go through 14+ traffic signals (after traveling approximately four miles) after passing a McDonalds (on the left), turn right onto Brownsville Road (traffic light at intersection). Follow Brownsville Road for .3 mile and turn left at the first light. This will still be Brownsville Road. After the turn, follow Brownsville Road for .2 miles and turn right onto Curry Road. Follow Curry Road for .7 miles and just after the underpass, Salvatore’s will be on the left. It is located in a small shopping center.
From the Pittsburgh International Airport area and points West: Follow I-376 east toward Pittsburgh. Exit on to Route 51 south towards Uniontown immediately before the Fort Pitt Tunnels to downtown Pittsburgh. Then follow the "General directions from Pittsburgh" above.
From the Monroeville area and points East: Take I-376 west towards Pittsburgh and exit onto the Boulevard of the Allies (exit 2B). Merge onto the Boulevard of the Allies and follow signs for the Liberty Bridge. Merge into the right lane on the bridge and remain in the right lane through the Liberty Tunnel. Immediately after exiting the tunnel, take the second exit for Route 51 south towards Uniontown. Then follow the "General directions from Pittsburgh" above.
From points North: Take I-279 south to I-579 south. On I-579, stay in the far left lane, which will eventually exit on to the Liberty Bridge. Get in the right lane on the Liberty Bridge and remain in the right lane through the Liberty Tunnel. Immediately after exiting the tunnel, take the second exit for Route 51 south towards Uniontown. Those coming from the Ohio Turnpike, can either exit at Exit #28 and take I-79 south to I-279 south and follow the directions above from points North (Mapquest recommended route) OR exit at #10 and follow I-376 east (portion toll) towards Pittsburgh and follow the directions from the Pittsburgh International Airport and points west. Then follow the "General directions from Pittsburgh" above.
From area hotels: Turn onto Lebanon Church Road (Route 885 South) toward Route 51. After going under Route 51, travel 1.5 miles and turn right on to Brownsville Road. Proceed for 0.8 miles and turn left on to Hollow Haven Drive (across from the Loose Moose Saloon). Continue 0.5 miles and turn right on to Curry Road. Salvatore's will be on the right in 0.4 miles.
TO AREA HOTELS:
To get to the recommended hotels in the area near Salvatore's, use the directions above to get to Route 51 south. Follow Route 51 south beyond the turn-off indicated in the directions to Salvatore's, through more traffic lights, and take the exit (on the right) for Lebanon-Church Road (Route 885 north) toward West Mifflin. All four recommended hotels are on the right, after approximately 1-2 miles.
If you need directions from any other area, please call Bill Linkenheimer at 412.725.7499.
If you get lost on the day of the event, call Salvatore’s at 412.653.1880.