Explore Black Culture & Heritage

Built by a rich history, Pittsburgh's cultural offerings and welcoming people make our vibrant city a must-see destination.

Pittsburgh welcomes all those who are seeking authentic, personalized experiences to discover the diversity of the city and celebrate what makes our 90 neighborhoods unique. When you take the time to walk Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods or enjoy one of the city’s many cultural festivals, you quickly learn that it is the people of Pittsburgh that truly make this a special place.

Black-owned Businesses

From restaurants and bars to shops, art, events and wellness, you won't want to miss these local favorites

Jazz in Pittsburgh

Did you know that Pittsburgh had a profound influence on the American musical artform of jazz?

Barrel & Flow Fest

Consistently voted one of USA Today's top beer festivals, Barrel & Flow Fest celebrates Black-owned breweries with collaborations with Black artists from across the country along with great energy from live entertainment and art demonstrations. This empowering event occurs annually in August at The Stacks at 3 Crossings right near the heart of the Strip District.

Juneteenth Freedom Day

A free, family-friendly commemoration of the ending of slavery in the U.S.

Black Music Festival

Celebrate the history and heritage of Black music in America

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