Want to know what else will be happening in Pittsburgh and Its Countryside when your group is here? The easy-to-use Events Calendar will tell you about the performances, festivals, and exhibits that will be in town at the same time you are.
Our Annual Holiday party will be at the Walnut Grill(Waterworks Mall) near Fox Chapel "share our favorite wines of the season with friends who love wine"It's half off bottles of wine, so we will have lots to cheer about!$20 is all you need to purchase a bottle of fine wine....you will be sampling over 15 different wines!!!!See you all there!
A melodic adventure for the whole familyFor anyone who ever dreamed big—and then didn’t quite make it, this is the riotous story of Ted and Richard, childhood friends who spent years chasing the same goal: concert pianist stardom. Two actors, two pianos, and dozens of characters grace the stage in this hilarious portrayal of pushy parents, eccentric teachers, and the triumphs and tortures of being extraordinarily good (or failed?) musicians. By Ted Dykstra and Richard Greenblatt. Dir... More Details
The 56th Carnegie International, scheduled to open at Carnegie Museum of Art in October 2013, will be organized by co-curators Daniel Baumann, Dan Byers, and Tina Kukielski. This is the first time in the International’s history that a curatorial team of three people will lead the exhibition.Initiated by Andrew Carnegie in 1896 in Pittsburgh, and presented every three to five years at Carnegie Museum of Art, the Carnegie International is among the leading exhibitions of contemporary art wor... More Details
Past PirateFests have featured free autographs, Q&A sessions with players, Pirates alumni and broadcasters, and information on the upcoming season ticket packages, youth baseball and softball clinics, games, contests, prizes, and much more.
Alien SheCurated by Astria Suparak + Ceci MossSeptember 21, 2013 – February 16, 2014Sept. 20, Friday 6-8pm: Opening ReceptionArtists: Ginger Brooks Takahashi (Pittsburgh), Tammy Rae Carland (Oakland), Miranda July (Los Angeles), Faythe Levine (Milwaukee), Allyson Mitchell (Toronto), L.J. Roberts (Brooklyn), Stephanie Syjuco (San Francisco).Archival materials from: EMP Museum, Seattle, Interference Archive, Jabberjaw, the Riot Grrrl Collection at the Fales Library & Special Collections,... More Details
Buca di Beppo is open Christmas Day from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
Soar through the Cosmos—without ever leaving the North Shore! Carnegie Science Center is home to the region’s only planetarium! Our hi-def shows will take you to the edge of the Solar System and beyond. Discover a familiar night sky with Stars Over Pittsburgh or soar through a high-definition digital Martian landscape in A Traveler’s Guide to Mars. Even our littlest learners can explore the stars with shows like One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure. Planetarium sho... More Details
Cafe Plum 15239 is located in Plum Senior Community Center. It has a warm and cozy feel and you can always find someone to talk with, join in a game of scrabble, or start up a game of cards. The cafe's menu has a variety of choices, even for the pickiest of eaters. Come on over to Cafe Plum and see what Plum hospitality is like!
Winter Flower Show is even more enchanting at night as glowing candles light the walkways and live music fills the air.
Six 20-foot Colorado spruce trees line the Hall of Architecture, each adorned with handcrafted ornaments that celebrate the art of play. Presented by Fort Pitt Capital Group.
A father’s love of music and a daughter’s passion for basketball are at odds in this new play about competition, commitment, and craft. Jessica Dickey (The Amish Project) enlists modernist composer Charles Ives to guide a violinist to an understanding of what it means to be a father—and a fan.
The first exhibition presented at the Mattress Factory's new gallery at 516 Sampsonia Way will be of a site-specific installation by Chiharu Shiota. Shiota’s work focuses on the body with relation to place and space. Incorporating her experience working with performance artist Marina Abramovic in Germany, and the influence of traditional Japanese Butoh dance, Shiota creates environments that blur the distinction between object and space, as well as self and environment. Shiota will fill th... More Details
In recognition of the sesquicentennial of the Battle of Gettysburg, this exhibition includes more than 100 drawings by artists working for Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper during the Civil War years and immediately following. These early “embedded” journalists recorded their first-hand impressions of war, daily life during wartime, and other aspects of 19th-century American culture. The Becker collection is a recently discovered treasure trove of drawings by Joseph Becke... More Details
The Mattress Factory celebrates its 35th anniversary with an exhibition of work by Detroit-based artists Design 99, Jessica Frelinghuysen, Scott Hocking, Nicola Kuperus and Adam Lee Miller, Russ Orlando and Frank Pahl, who are all reacting to the swift socioeconomic changes in their city, creating work freely in an environment burgeoning with opportunity. The artists’ edgy creativity and entrepreneurship recall the same spirit at play during the founding of the Mattress Factory in Pittsbu... More Details
What’s over 140 million years old and can be found right outside of Foot Locker? Evidence of one of the oldest forms of animal life on Earth, that’s what. No need to go digging in the dirt. Just look down at the floors of Ross Park Mall! As it turns out, the Mall houses not only the latest fashion staples but also hundreds of fossils. Next time you’re visiting the Mall, check out the fossils on the floor or stop by Simon Guest Services to put your kids’ paleontology skill... More Details
Pittsburgh Aviation Animal Rescue Team (PAART) is hosting a dog food drive for animals in need. Sponsored by Eyetique, Shadyside Inn Suites, and The Mall at Robinson, any and all dog food will be accepted. PAART will then fly and donate the food to rural area animal shelters that are short in supply. Help us PAARTake in feeding animals in need!
The arts have the ability to stem the dangerous epidemic of violence that is plaguing our society. ENOUGH Violence gives voice to victims and their stories, and shares powerful artistic responses to this urgent societal need. The exhibition offers audiences an opportunity to feel, to heal, to transform, and to be moved to become part of the solution.
Judith Scott was a visual artist isolated by Down Syndrome and deafness who became famous for her fiber artworks. During the last 18 years of her life she worked passionately to create over 200 sculptures. Some of her pieces were small and intimate, while others were so large she could barely move them without help.Join us for an exploration of Judith's artistic process as we wrap found objects with recycled and donated fibers to create a giant, collaborative installation. Learn about Judith's l... More Details
Two dreamy, hand-drawn and rotoscoped films by a pioneer in the fields of animation and kinetic art, depicting a voyage through Japan and impressions of the seashore. This founding member of the American avant-garde was heavily influenced by the concept of Neo-plasticism as described by Piet Mondrian and Vasarely, finally making the jump from painting to experimental film in 1950.
Now playing on Pittsburgh's biggest screen!Witness an awe-inspiring tale of extraordinary insect endurance and human perseverance at Carnegie Science Center's Rangos Omnimax Theater.Flight of the Butterflies is an interconnected scientific adventure that spans not only thousands of miles, but generations. It's about the remarkable monarch butterfly migration, the most incredible migration on Earth! You'll learn about a determined scientist who spent 40 years trying to discover exactly where the ... More Details
Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., RDLFITNESS, 9123 Perry Hwy. Free fitness consultations along with an exercise session. Other dates and times available. Call Ryan Lingenfelser at 412-407-0145.
Watch as model G trains chug through living landscapes planted with groundcovers, sedums and more. Always a favorite, this elaborate display will capture your imagination and carry you away.
After scoring two top 10 singles (“I Get Off” and “It’s Not You”) from their self-titled debut and touring steadily for two years with acts as diverse as Shinedown, Stone Sour, Disturbed, Megadeth, Papa Roach, Godsmack and countless others, Pennsylvania quartet Halestorm are back with their second full-length, The Strange Case of…. Musically diverse and emotionally revealing, the album resonates with a newfound poignancy that takes Halestorm to a new level of... More Details
Did you know that a passion for sports can be used as a gateway to talk about the topics of physics, anatomy, biology, and even chemistry? The whole idea behind Carnegie Science Center's Highmark SportsWorks is to inspire learning and curiosity by uniting the experience of sports for every age level with the laws of science that control sports.Get the whole family moving! Highmark SportsWorks® offers nearly 30 interactive experiences in three thematic areas: LifeWorks, Physics of Sports, a... More Details