Do you have an event you want listed on visitpittsburgh.com?
It's easy, just fill out a Event Submission Form and you'll be notified when your event is up for visitors to view.
Come paint, socialize and sip cocktails at venues around Pittsburgh with Colors & Bottles!! We are a modernized painting class bringing fun to all ages and skill levels!!
We are a modernized painting class for all skill levels. We hold painting classes at local venues around Pittsburgh. Our goal is to promote local artists, local businesses and get people out socializing. Come learn to paint by one of Pittsburgh's local artists
Every show is unique! Live shows dazzle audiences with brilliant colors and rockin' music in the Buhl Digital Dome. Based on audience requests, our laserists choreograph sight-and-sound spectacles of full-dome proportions! Shows and schedules change quarterly. For schedule details and complete show listings, visit our website or call (412) 237-3400 for more information.
Monday night trivia, tonight! Calabria's at Frosty Valley is now hosting trivia every other Monday. It's a great time... very good food and drink specials, and good gifts/prizes given out through the night. Totally free to compete - questions of all different categories.
The City of Pittsburgh is currently working on authoring a comprehensive strategic plan. ARTPGH and DESIGNPGH are two components of this plan that will create policies around our community’s design and public art future. Come meet Jon Rubin, artist of Pittsburgh, PA who will be leading outreach for the plan, and Barbara Goldstein, public art consultant of San Jose, CA who will be crafting the City’s public art policy. They will present past projects and talk about how you can be invo... More Details
Boom & Bust: The Impact of Energy Extraction on Local Communities What: What is the effect of the boom and bust cycle that accompanies Marcellus Shale and other energy extraction? A two-day conference focused on local impacts, from economy to education, jobs to health, policies to workforce development, is being sponsored by Duquesne University and Penn State University. “At this stage, we feel it’s critical to bring together residents, scientists, policy makers, advocates and in... More Details
Please join us to discuss how we can make fresh food available to everyone in Southwestern Pennsylvania - by connecting schools with local farms, providing access to fresh food in underserved rural and urban communities and supporting local farmers. The School Nutrition Association of PA has granted 6 continuing education units for attending this program. Keynote Speakers: Ms. Judith Dodd is a registered dietitian and assistant professor at the University of Pittsburgh. She is a consultant on ch... More Details
I don't think we're in Kansas anymore. Let's welcome the Chiefs to the city of black & gold: Pittsburgh! Come watch the Steelers face off agains the Kansas City Chiefs at Heinz Field!
Here we go Steelers, Here we go!! PromoWest North Shore, WDVE and Coors Light Present The Official Pittsburgh Steelers Tailgate Zone at Stage AE and closest location to Heinz Field Stop by for your chance to win tickets to future games, autographed items and Official Steelers Merchandise. Join the Steelers Radio Network, WDVE, before and after the game for cutting edge interviews and the inside track on Steelers Football. Get into the action at Stage AE and watch the game on our 16-foot outdoor ... More Details
Veterans ride free at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum on Veterans' Day weekend. Enjoy a 4-mile trolley ride and tour of the Trolley Display Building, which houses nearly three dozen streetcars!
Join Studio Specialist, Missy Steele, to experiment with different techniques to move paint! Use straws to blow it around, splat it with kitchen tools, and make it a little messy! This is a special artist-led studio activity. Recommended for children ages 2-5. This is not a 2-hour class- drop in anytime during the activity hour. Our multimedia studio lets children of all ages express their artistic vision or learn new art forms. Activities offered every day for all ages include painting, paperma... More Details
Don’t miss two classic stories told with spectacular glow in the dark electroluminescent wire (EL Wire) puppets. Broadway.com describes their puppetry as “an eye-popping display of storytelling that's like nothing else you've ever seen.” Relive two timeless stories about transformation, acceptance, patience and beauty in a visually stunning production that will appeal to all ages. This show will be performed Nov. 11-19 at satellite locations throughout the region.
In David Lindsay-Abaire's recent Broadway hit, Mike and Margaret both grew up in a poor neighborhood. He made it out and became a doctor, but she is stuck - a single mother who gets by on sarcasm and bingo games with her pals. Directed by Tracy Brigden, this tough and tender play runs through December 9.
This vibrant one-woman show portrays the dynamism of a neighborhood. Embedded in the concrete of South Side's city steps are testimonials of teenage mischief, steel mill toil, and townie haunts. This is a neighborhood where parking chairs and bar stools mark territory, where "paradise" is just one turn off of 26th Street. So we ask, "Are yinz ready for some stories 'bout the 'burgh?" Written and performed by Tami Dixon.
A winter wonderland of beautifully decorated Christmas trees and wreaths available for purchase.
Born to be Wild is an inspiring story of love, dedication, and the remarkable bond between humans and animals. This heartwarming adventure transports moviegoers into the lush rainforests of Borneo and across the rugged Kenyan savannah. Follow orphaned orangutans and elephants and the extraordinary people who rescue, rehabilitate, and return these incredible animals back to the wild.
The Bistro Group, the nation’s third largest franchisee of T.G.I. Friday’s restaurants, announces their third annual Can For A Fan virtual food drive benefiting Greater Pittsburgh Community Foodbank. Now through December 31, T.G.I. Friday’s will donate one can of food to the foodbank for each new Facebook fan at Facebook.com/EatAtTGIFridays. In addition to Facebook, the initiative expands to Pinterest this year. Each participating foodbank will be represented with a Pin on the ... More Details
To the Arctic follows the lives of a mother polar bear and her two young cubs as they fight to survive the changing Arctic wilderness.
American artist Walter Gay (1856–1937) specialized in painting views of opulent residential interiors in late-19th and early-20th-century America and Europe. John Singer Sargent, Gay’s nearly exact contemporary, is well known for painting the sumptuous clothing and jewels of American society in his fashionable portraits. Walter Gay, in contrast, painted society’s rooms—with their silk wall coverings, ornate paneling, 18th-century French furniture, tapestries, and sculptur... More Details
Join Pat for fun weekly trivia at the Sharp Edge Brasserie. Compete to win gift cards and bragging rights while taking in awesome drink and food specials. League teams compete for a grand prize of $1000 to be awarded in March 2012. Always free to play and Always a great time! Show starts at 7:30. Sign up begins at 7p. Hope to see you!
Join North Park Clubhouse and Last Call Pittsburgh as they team up to bring you an exciting weekly live trivia event. Compete to win gift cards and outsmart your friends. Plus, our trivia league begins this week (week of 1.8.12). Play at least six times in 12 weeks and be qualified to compete for a $1000.00 prize! Hope to see you there. Registration starts at 7:30. Show starts at 8p.
Our sixth annual exhibition of original, interactive artworks “tough” enough to withstand kid handling. Our 2012 Tough Artists are: John Peña, Scott Andrew, Jonathan Armistead, Jeremy Boyle, Kevin Clancy, and Will Schlough. Things That Fly by John Peña A 4’by6’ wooden frame is painted to look like he back of a digital camera. Behind the frame is a large blue backdrop that will act as a “sky.” Visitors can go between the camera frame and blue back... More Details
Our sixth annual exhibition of original, interactive artworks “tough” enough to withstand kid handling. Our 2012 Tough Artists are John Peña, Scott Andrew, Jonathan Armistead, Jeremy Boyle, Kevin Clancy and Will Schlough.
Badges & Buttons, Waistcoats & Vests is an international traveling exhibition exploring the notion of this unique form of jewelry. Buttons and badges both have a rich history and a tradition as functional or decorative items. With the applied arts—the application of design aesthetics to everyday objects—a button can be an example of studio craft or even a miniature work of art. It is a pin with a purpose. The role of the badge has expanded to include trademarks, tattoos and t... More Details
Delight in model G Garden Railroad trains as they chug through miniature living landscapes sprinkled with conifers, groundcovers, sedums, and small-growing plants. This wonderful little world will thrill children and adults alike.