Events This Week in Pittsburgh

What's happening in Pittsburgh now, you ask?

For upcoming events that will pique your interests, fire up your taste buds and inspire new adventures, look no further. Check back each week for an up-to-date list of what to do in the 'Burgh.

JFilm Festival 📽

Apr. 22-May 2 | Virtual
Tune into Pittsburgh’s annual JFilm Festival presenting international Jewish-themed films. This year’s eleven day festival features virtual programming including 18 films, filmmaker Q&As, panels and more. Festival passes, six day packs and single screening tickets are available. 

Lights! Glamour! Action! 🎬

Apr. 24 | Virtual
The Pittsburgh Film Office is ready for Oscar® season and its annual fundraiser, Lights! Glamour! Action! This year, the show must go online! Donate to the Pittsburgh Film Office between Mar. 18-Apr. 23 will receive an invitation via email link to join the virtual event. 

Drag & Dine 💄

Apr. 24 | Brewer’s Bar
Support Pittsburgh’s oldest LGBTQIA+ bar on Saturday night with Drag & Dine! Shows are every Saturday night and include a table, food and entertainment, featuring weekly special guests. All CDC guidelines will be followed. 

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Digital Spotlight 🩰

Now-Apr. 25 | Virtual
Join Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre and experience the passion and magic of Dwight Rhoden’s Ave Maria and excerpts from The Sleeping Beauty and Don Quixote up close and in the action. A donation to PBT grants you access to the virtual program. 

Earth Month Concert in the Park 🌎

Apr. 25 | Frick Park
Hosted by Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, wrap up with celebration of Earth Month is a concert in Frick Park! Pre-registration is encouraged to reserve a spot to listen to live, local music. Performances will be from 12-2 pm and will feature Monkey Goddess and Lindsay Dragan.

Kiya Tomlin Studio Tour 🧵

Apr. 25 | Kiya Tomlin Studio, Lawrenceville
You’re invited to tour the Kiya Tomlin Studio! Focused on eliminating fabric waste and prioritizing fabric repurposing, Kiya Tomlin clothing is handmade in the U.S.A. with environmentally friendly and super-soft bamboo fabric. 

Last Chance… 

Charlie Parker’s Yardbird 🎷

Apr. 20 & 22 | Pittsburgh Opera
Join the Pittsburgh Opera on a freeform expedition into the mind, heart and personal purgatory of the man they called Yardbird. While the body of the legendary tormented saxophonist Charlie “Yardbird” Parker lies unidentified in a New York City morgue, his ghost travels back to Birdland, the famed New York City jazz club named after him. Tickets are available for purchase online. 

Car Bazaar: Parking Garage Flea Market 🚗

Apr. 24 | Sixth and Penn Parking Garage
Enjoy a Pittsburgh twist on the beloved British car boot sale tradition. Taking over multiple floors of a parking garage, this socially-distant market features makers, artists, retailers and more. The event will feature live music, hot food and craft cocktails. 

Coming Soon… 

Handmade Arcade 💛

Apr. 30-May 2 | Virtual
Open for three days only, check out this hyperlocal ultimate immersive online experience for lovers of handmade goods! The Handmade Arcade Virtual Marketplace Spring Edition features over 60 of the region’s top makers, artists and crafters. 

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Please Note: Some events have been cancelled or postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak precautions. These listings may not reflect the most recent updates. Please check official event and venue websites to confirm the status. Thank you for understanding.