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.


Columbus on Trail 🎬 

Aug. 4 | Virtual
Join the Heinz History Center for a virtual viewing of the short film, “Columbus on Trail.” Learn about Christopher Columbus in the 21st century and enjoy a post-film discussion on his legacy. Advanced online registration is required.  

2021 President’s Wine and Cheese 🧀 

Aug. 5 | Kimpton Hotel Monaco
Mix and mingle with the Pittsburgh Young Professionals networking group for their largest event of the year, President's Wine and Cheese. This year’s celebration will take place at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco and is free for members and non-members. Business casual dress is recommended.  

2021 Gamma Pickleball Classic 🏓 

Aug. 6-8 | David L. Lawrence Convention Center
The Gamma Pickleball Classic returns to Pittsburgh this weekend at the David L Lawrence Convention Center. This weekend long event is tournament style with more than 600 athletes.  

Handmade Arcade Pop-Up Market 🎨 

Aug. 7 | Construction Junction
Visit Construction Junction for a free pop-up market featuring more than 20 diverse local Pittsburgh craftspeople! Browse ample vendors for handcrafted home décor, artwork, candles and more. Local food trucks will also be present during the event.  

Whiskey Walking Tour 👟 

Aug. 8 | Walk the Burgh Tours
Do you enjoy adventures and whiskey? If so, the Walking Whiskey Tour is perfect for you! Enjoy walking the streets of downtown Pittsburgh while learning about the city’s iconic whiskey history. The tour features whiskey tasting (for adults 21+). Advanced online booking is required.  

Drag Brunch 💋 

Aug. 8 | Trace Brewing
Join S&S Productions for a drag show and brunch at Trace Brewing! Event hosts include Luna Skye and Indi Skies, and special guests Ashley Adams Andrews, Alejandra Love and Rebecca Mae. Tickets include your table reservation and the show. Food will be available for purchase from Soul Biscuit Food Truck. Online reservations are recommended.  

U.S. Amateur 🏌️ 

Aug. 9-15 | Oakmont Country Club & Longue Vue Club 
Experience the 2021 USGA U.S. Amateur in Pittsburgh! From Aug. 9-15, the event will take place at two of Pittsburgh’s iconic golf venues, Oakmont Country Club and Longue Vue Club. The Round of 64 begins on Wednesday, Aug. 11. All session and daily tickets are available to the public. 

Ongoing… 

Free Admission for Kids at Meadowcroft Rocks 🎟 

Month of Aug. & Sept. | Meadowcroft Rock Shelter & Historic
Village Throughout the month of August and September, Meadowcroft Rock Shelter & Historic Village will offer free admission for kids ages 17 and under, thanks to support from UPMC. Gather your family up for a fun outdoor adventure this summer! 

BNY Mellon Presents JazzLive 🎷 

Every Tuesday through Sept. 7 | Allegheny Overlook  
JazzLive is back in action every Tuesday in downtown Pittsburgh, July 6-September 7! This production of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is a summer tradition and features an inside look at local jazz musicians' careers, reflections and much more. The weekly event is free and takes place at the new Allegheny Overlook along Fort Duquesne Boulevard.  

Market Square Farmers Market 🍎 

Every Thursday through Oct. | Market Square  
Celebrate the warm weather and support local businesses at the Market Square Farmers Market! The market offers regionally grown produce, organic products, and small-batch foods from a variety of vendors. Admission is free. The Farmers Market is open 10 am-2 pm every Thursday from May 13-October 28.  

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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.