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Pajama party with the penguins

Nate Smallwood
| Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Kids get an up-close look at an African Penguin at the Pajamas and Penguins event at the National Aviary on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.
Nate Smallwood | Tribune-Review
Kids get an up-close look at an African Penguin at the Pajamas and Penguins event at the National Aviary on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.
Kids get an up-close look at an African Penguin at the Pajamas and Penguins event at the National Aviary on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.
Nate Smallwood | Tribune-Review
Kids get an up-close look at an African Penguin at the Pajamas and Penguins event at the National Aviary on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.
Kids get an up-close look at an African Penguin at the Pajamas and Penguins event at the National Aviary on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.
Nate Smallwood | Tribune-Review
Kids get an up-close look at an African Penguin at the Pajamas and Penguins event at the National Aviary on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.

A pajama party with penguins? Only in Pittsburgh.

The National Aviary on the North Side opened its doors Thursday night to dozens of pajama-clad visitors, as it hosted its traditional Penguins & Pajamas event.

Kids wore their favorite pajamas to greet the Aviary's African penguins. The Aviary is home to 20 African penguins who live in an open-air exhibit.

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