The holiday season in Pittsburgh is well underway! The trees are lit, Macy's windows are glowing and people are enjoying the festive atmosphere. Gather the family Downtown for ice skating, holiday shopping, dining, hot beverages and so much more!
Shop 'til you drop at Peoples Gas Holiday Market, downtown Pittsburgh's European holiday market, through Dec. 23. Stroll through wooden chalets shopping for unique items from local, national and international vendors.
Don't miss any of the beloved and heartwarming holiday stage performances too. There's Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's The Nutcracker, Dec. 6-29; and Christmas with the Rat Pack - Live at the Sands, Dec. 24-29 at Heinz Hall; Pittsburgh CLO's Plaid Tidings, through Jan. 12, just to name a few!
The preeminent exhibition of new art in the U.S., the 2013 Carnegie International takes place at Carnegie Museum of Art, through March 16, 2014. This much-anticipated, cutting-edge contemporary art exhibition boasts works by 35 artists from 19 countries, including a series of large-scale commissions throughout the museum and beyond.
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