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Pittsburgh Polar Plunge

Feb 24, 2018 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Pittsburgh Polar Plunge is an event to raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics Pennsylvania (SOPA). Plungers commit to “Freezin’ for a Reason” and raise a minimum of $50 to dip a toe, wade, or jump on into the icy waters of the Ohio River. READ MORE
Community

WED Saturday: Get To Know Lynda.com

Feb 24, 2018 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Learn the latest tools and techniques with access to over 1,100 online courses. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

An Evening with the Ghosts of Pittsburgh

Feb 24, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us at the spectacularly haunted William Penn Hotel, where you will hear ghostly tales about Henry Clay Frick and America's most important ghostly visitations. READ MORE
Convention

Engineer the Future

Feb 22, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Explore a career in engineering as you engage in hands-on activities, interact with professionals in the field, and check out presentations at more than 40 event tables. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Guy Raz

Feb 24, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Guy Raz is the prolific host, creator, and editorial director of three NPR podcasts, including two of its most popular ones: TED Radio Hour and How I Built This. Margaret J. Krauss from local Pittsburgh NPR , 90.5 WESA, will interview Guy about his work on NPR. READ MORE
Convention

Pittsburgh Beerfest

Feb 23, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018
Join thousands of craft beer fans for the Winter Pittsburgh Beerfest! Choose from hundreds of craft beers and enjoy the live music and socializing with friends and family. This is an event that beer-lovers don't want to miss! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Carnival of the Animals

Feb 23, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Circa Carnival comes to town with whimsical tales of creatures of land and sea who tumble, fly, leap, and spin their way through many wondrous worlds. Zebras juggle and flip, kangaroos somersault, elephants have street-cred and rhythm, and dinosaurs shake, clatter, and roll to the music. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Swan Lake

Feb 16, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pittsburgh Ballet Theater Presents: Swan Lake - An evil enchantment and a mysterious love story give wings to a ballet that has captured the public imagination since 1895. READ MORE
Festival

Showcase Noir 2018

Feb 23, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Celebrating its 15th anniversary season — come visit and shop at the 2018 Showcase Noir Art and Design Fair and Sale! READ MORE
Festival

Black Bottom Film Festival

Feb 23, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018
From age-old classics to contemporary work, the second annual Black Bottom Film Festival will illuminate and celebrate African American cinema and unique Black people. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Free Tours at the Old Allegheny County Jail Museum

Feb 26, 2018 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
A portion of one of the cell blocks was preserved when the former Allegheny County Jail was renovated in 2001 to house the Family Division of the Court of Common Pleas. Tours take 30 minutes. Arrive by 12:30 to see and hear everything. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs New Jersey Devils

Feb 27, 2018
The Pittsburgh Penguins will play the New Jersey Devils at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Entertainment

The Reel Story - "Detroit"

Feb 27, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Downtown & Business Branch hosts free movies on Tuesdays starting at 12:15 pm. Please join us for this week's film! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

PostSecret: The Show

Feb 27, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
PostSecret: The Show is an immersive, poignant journey through the humor and humanity of the personal stories we keep to ourselves, and on rare occasions, share with others. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

From Slavery to Freedom Film Series: “Standing on My Sisters’ Shoulders”

Feb 28, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The History Center’s African American Program will sponsor several film screenings and discussions in 2018 as part of the From Slavery to Freedom Film Series, hosted by the Frick Environmental Center at 2005 Beechwood Boulevard in Pittsburgh. READ MORE
Convention

Executive Women's Council Summit

Feb 28, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Executive Women’s Council and a number of other high-level women’s organizations will come together to share accomplishments attained in corporate, governmental, social service, civic, political, financial and legal centers of power. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Arcade Comedy Theater - Oh the Humanities!: Sketch Show

Mar 1, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Arcade Comedy Theater presents an engaging night of original sketch comedy and humorously-guided discussion. Featuring scripted material by Frankly Scarlett, the city's venerable all-female comedy group, as well as The Cut Scenes, a sketch comedy collective. READ MORE
Community

Steel City Game Night

Mar 1, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join Steel City for a night of games and good times hosted by Steel City! On March 1, 2018, our Downtown store will be redesigned into a classy, gaming parlour! We will have multiple gaming stations set up for you and your friends to jump in and play any game you'd like. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Islanders

Mar 3, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Islanders READ MORE
Community

Shake Your Booties

Mar 3, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
In honor of The Children's Home & Lemieux Family Center's 125th Anniversary, they are returning to Heinz Field for a 125th Birthday Party! The evening brings together Pittsburgh’s finest for an exciting night of auctions, raffles, live music and special VIP guest, Jerome Bettis! READ MORE
Entertainment

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show

Mar 3, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
America's largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show! Solve a hilarious murder case while you feast on a fantastic four-course plated dinner. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Irish Genealogy Workshop

Mar 4, 2018 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Join Irish genealogy experts Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt from the Ulster Historical Foundation in Belfast for an enhanced workshop featuring new and different topics on the rich genealogical sources found in Ireland READ MORE
Arts + Culture

The Bodyguard

Feb 27, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018
Based on the smash hit film, the award-winning musical will star Grammy® Award-nominee and R&B superstar DEBORAH COX! READ MORE
Convention

2018 National High School Dance Festival

Feb 28, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018
Point Park University welcomes high school students from around the country and around the world to the National High School Dance Festival. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community

Highmark Presents: “Lights! Glamour! Action!®

Mar 4, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Present “Lights! Glamour! Action!® enters into its 18th year and supports the mission of the Pittsburgh Film Office. This gala event has earned its reputation as one of Pittsburgh’s finest gatherings, attended by nearly 700 of our city’s key celebrities, entertainment professionals, business leaders, and politicians. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Festival

Pittsburgh Humanities Festival

Feb 24, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and the Humanities Center at Carnegie Mellon University welcome you to the 2018 Pittsburgh Humanities Festival - exploring the theme of Continuum: Past, Present, Future. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Calgary Flames

Mar 5, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Calgary Flames at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Community

19th Annual Champions for Children

Mar 5, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The 19th annual Champions for Children benefit dinner, which will be held on March 5, 2018 at the River’s Club in Downtown Pittsburgh assists the Homeless Children’s Education Fund (HCEF) in carrying out our mission of advancing the education and improving the outcomes of success for children and youth experiencing homelessness in Pittsburgh. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Café Scientifique

Mar 5, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For more than two decades, visitors’ behaviors in museums have been examined. Studies have shown that some visitors enjoy reading the history of different exhibits, while others prefer the interactive hands-on exhibits. Join Dr. James Schreiber, Duquesne University professor, as he dives into the discussion of the visitor experience through his work in psychology, social psychology, and neuroscience. READ MORE
Convention

2018 Distillers Convention & Vendor Trade Show

Mar 5, 2018 - Mar 6, 2018
Attend the largest gathering of licensed craft spirits producers in the U.S. and help the American Craft Spirits Association celebrate during its 5th Annual Distillers Convention and Vendor Trade Show. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Sound Series: Mary Halvorson’s Code Girl

Mar 7, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Co-presented with City of Asylum The Warhol welcomes Code Girl, the latest project of guitarist and composer Mary Halvorson, and her first project for which she has composed both lyric and music. READ MORE
Community

VisitPittsburgh Annual Meeting

Mar 8, 2018 | 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Pittsburgh continues to be a must-visit destination for people around the world, and we know why. Join VisitPittsburgh to hear how we're developing bigger ideas with better ways to promote our partners to business and leisure travelers, creating the best experience in a city they will never forget! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Crafts & Drafts: Not Your Grandma's Brooch

Mar 9, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bring a friend or treat yourself to a riveting evening of contemporary metalsmithing at the Society for Contemporary Craft. Students will enjoy a cold brew and create a fabulous mini wearable sculpture! This class is great for people of all genders and experience. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Dallas Stars

Mar 11, 2018
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Dallas Stars at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

North Shore 5k Tour

Mar 11, 2018 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Sound Series: Live! On Stage Jonathan Richman, featuring Tommy Larkins on the Drums!

Mar 11, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Warhol welcomes the highly influential singer-songwriter, Jonathan Richman, who has been performing consistently over the last 30 years, beginning with his pioneering band, the Modern Lovers. READ MORE
Convention

Pittsburgh Home and Garden Show

Mar 2, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018
Suddenly it’s Spring! Shop the region’s Most Trusted Marketplace – Over 10 acres with EVERYTHING for your home! More than 1800 exhibits will fill the Pittsburgh Convention Center Downtown. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Waitress

Mar 6, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018
Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s beloved film, WAITRESS tells the story of Jenna – a waitress and expert pie maker, Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. But Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life. READ MORE
Community,
Nightlife

Talia's First Birthday Party!

Mar 13, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join Talia to celebrate their first year open! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Youth Invasion 2018: Stay Woke

Mar 16, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Warhol is excited to present its annual Youth Invasion! This program features teens’ unique take on Andy Warhol’s artwork, with their points of view, ideas, and creative expressions energizing the entire museum. READ MORE
Nightlife

St. Patrick's Day Party at Howl at the Moon

Mar 16, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Looking for where to celebrate this March? Look no further! Let the luck of the Irish shine down on you at Howl at the Moon this St. Paddy’s day. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Downtown 5k Tour

Mar 17, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

North Shore 5k Tour

Mar 17, 2018 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

2018 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship – 1st/2nd Rounds

Mar 15, 2018 - Mar 17, 2018
Be on the Road to the Final Four® with your family and friends at the 2018 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship First/Second Rounds, March 15 & 17, 2018, at PPG Paints Arena, hosted by Duquesne University. READ MORE
Community

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Mar 17, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The 2nd largest St. Patrick's Day Parade in the world. Pittsburgh's very large and active Irish community come together each year to produce a family oriented celebration of Ireland's patron Saint. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Downtown 5k Tour

Mar 18, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Downtown 5k Tour

Mar 18, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Convention

Pittsburgh Women's Expo

Mar 18, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Don't miss the Pittsburgh Women's Expo at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center! It will feature professionals in the Health & Fitness, Food & Fashion, and Decorating & Decor areas. READ MORE
Family

Fred Rogers & Us

Mar 17, 2018 - Mar 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh in celebrating Fred Rogers, everyone’s favorite neighbor, and the groundbreaking television program he created, with special programs on March 17 to March 20. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Montreal Canadiens

Mar 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Montreal Canadiens at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs New Jersey Devils

Mar 23, 2018
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the New Jersey Devils at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Downtown Public Art Walking Tour

Mar 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tour significant works of art near Market Square and throughout Downtown Pittsburgh. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Sound Series: The Low Anthem

Mar 23, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Warhol welcomes The Low Anthem from Providence, RI to the museum’s intimate theater, on a tour supporting their fifth studio album. READ MORE
Community

22nd Annual UPMC Children's Ball

Mar 24, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The 22nd Annual Children’s Ball features costumed characters, inflatable sports, caricature artists, balloon sculptures, face painting, kid-approved food, music, dancing, and family time! Proceeds from the event will benefit The Matilda H. Theiss Child Development Center. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Vintage Pittsburgh

Mar 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Save the date for the History Center’s sixth annual Vintage Pittsburgh event, presented in partnership with The Neighborhood Flea. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Cityscape

Mar 22, 2018 - Mar 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jumping Jack Theater creates original theatrical works for audiences that would benefit from sensory and autism-friendly strategies. This sensory-friendly, interactive world premiere is designed to engage the elementary age student. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Alan Jackson with Special Guest Randy Houser

Mar 24, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
With a year of sold-out shows and packed houses in the rearview mirror, newly-minted Country Music Hall of Famer Alan Jackson’s Honky Tonk Highway Tour adds more miles and rolls into 2018 with a stop at the PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Entertainment

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre New Works

Mar 16, 2018 - Mar 25, 2018
In March at the August Wilson Center, Artistic Director Terrence S. Orr will hand over the program to five choreographic voices from PBT’s own company of dancers: Amanda Cochrane, Julia Erickson, Yoshiaki Nakano, William Moore and Cooper Verona. READ MORE
Entertainment

Nightwish at Stage AE!

Mar 25, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
General Admission - All Ages This show is indoors READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Philadelphia Flyers

Mar 25, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Philadelphia Flyers at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

North Shore 5k Tour

Mar 25, 2018 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Entertainment

WWE Smackdown Live

Mar 27, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
See your favorite wrestlers live at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Pechakucha Night

Mar 29, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Meet, network, and show your work in only six minutes and forty seconds of exquisitely matched words and images! READ MORE
Convention

2018 HiringPittsburgh Career Expo

Mar 29, 2018 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The 2018 HiringPittsburgh Career Expo is open to all job seekers. Exhibitors from various industries will be actively seeking candidates for entry to masters level positions. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Nightlife

21+ Speakeasy Socials

Mar 29, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Step into the History Center’s swingin’ speakeasy on select Thursdays this spring. Guests 21 and over can learn how to concoct the perfect Prohibition-inspired cocktail with Wigle Whiskey, sample scintillating spirits and speakeasy-era snacks, and test their ‘20s knowledge during boozy trivia in a recreated speakeasy. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Montreal Canadiens

Mar 31, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Montreal Canadiens at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Downtown 5k Tour

Mar 31, 2018 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

North Shore 5k Tour

Mar 31, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Penn FC - Home Opener

Mar 31, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Penn FC. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Washington Capitals

Apr 1, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Washington Capitals at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Rent

Mar 27, 2018 - Apr 1, 2018
RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of friendship and creativity reminds us to measure our lives with the only thing that truly matters—love. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

PAW Patrol Live!

Mar 29, 2018 - Apr 1, 2018
PAW Patrol Live sets sail with a new pirate adventure! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Ottawa Senators

Apr 6, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
The Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Ottawa Senators at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Convention

Pittsburgh Knit & Crochet Festival and Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival

Apr 6, 2018 - Apr 8, 2018
Classes, exhibitions, vendors, workshops, networking, and more! READ MORE
Convention

Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival 2018

Apr 6, 2018 - Apr 8, 2018
Join other knit, crochet, sewing and quilting and creative arts enthusiasts for the Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival 2018! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Pittsburgh Fringe Festival

Apr 6, 2018 - Apr 8, 2018
The Pittsburgh Fringe is an all-out, no-holds-barred, multi-disciplinary visual and performing arts festival featuring international, national and local artists. The annual 3-day festival, in multiple venues across the Northside of Pittsburgh, showcases theater (physical, street, musical), comedy, visual arts, puppetry, family entertainment, music, dance, spoken word, opera, poetry, literature and shows we haven't even thought of yet! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

YWCA Greater Pittsburgh 150th Anniversary Gala

Apr 13, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Celebrating 150 years of eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace justice, freedom, and dignity for all, YWCA Greater Pittsburgh is hosting a 150 Anniversary Gala event featuring former Second Lady of the U.S. Dr. Jill Biden. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Ottowa Fury FC

Apr 14, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as the battle they Ottowa Fury FC! READ MORE
Convention

Fun & Grub DrinkFest aPalooza

Apr 14, 2018
Enjoy over 25 different taco and food vendors, a nacho bar, frozen margarita bar, carnival games, and a kids zone! This is an event the whole family will love! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Nightlife

21+ Speakeasy Socials

Apr 19, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Step into the History Center’s swingin’ speakeasy on select Thursdays this spring. Guests 21 and over can learn how to concoct the perfect Prohibition-inspired cocktail with Wigle Whiskey, sample scintillating spirits and speakeasy-era snacks, and test their ‘20s knowledge during boozy trivia in a recreated speakeasy. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Nightlife

Crafts & Drafts: Papermaking From Hops

Apr 20, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Craft brewing meets papermaking in this workshop at the Society for Contemporary Craft! Using the grains, fibers, and vines reclaimed from the brewing process, students will create golden handmade papers. READ MORE
Community

Allies Ball 2018

Apr 21, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force became Allies for Health + Wellbeing as of October 2017. The Allies Ball 2018 will be a culminating celebration of the launch of the organization’s new identity along with a historical theme to honor those that have stood with the organization for 33 years. Be An Ally. Join Us. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Atlanta United 2

Apr 28, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Atlanta United 2. READ MORE
Community

JDRF's 26th Annual Promise Gala

Apr 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Join JDRF on April 28th, 2018 for the 26th Annual Promise Gala at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown for an unforgettable Havana Night! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Andy Warhol’s Business Art with Anthony E. Grudin, Alex J. Taylor, and Blake Gopnik

Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
In conjunction with the exhibition Adman: Warhol Before Pop, Anthony E. Grudin, assistant professor of art history at The University of Vermont, reads from his 2017 publication Warhol’s Working Class: Pop Art and Egalitarianism, which explores Andy Warhol’s creative engagement with social class. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Apr 21, 2018 - Apr 29, 2018
Pittsburgh Opera concludes their 2017-18 season with Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore - The Elixir of Love, a fun romantic comedy about a traveling medicine show huckster who claims to possess a love potion. READ MORE
Entertainment

UPMC Presents ‘West Side Story Suite’ + ‘In the Night’ with the PBT Orchestra

May 4, 2018 - May 6, 2018
“West Side Story Suite” samples classic songs and dances from the full-length musical and film. In this work, the dancers not only dance – they’ll sing excerpts from famous songs like America and Cool. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Sound Series: Imarhan

May 6, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Warhol welcomes Imarhan from Tamanrasset, Southern Algeria. Imarhan, meaning ‘the ones I care about,’ deftly blend repeating guitar melodies with pan-African rhythms, which draw on the traditional Tuareg music of Southern Sahara, African ballads and modern pop and rock influences. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Nightlife

Crafts & Drafts: Throw and Grow Seed Bombs

May 11, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Get into the swing of spring with this great garden project at the Society for Contemporary Craft! Students will make seed bombs with wildflower seeds molded together by recycled paper pulp that can then be thrown or laid in the soil. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Indy Eleven

May 11, 2018 | 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle the Indy Eleven. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Colorful Horoscopes and Cocktails

May 18, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sip a cocktail and color shoe, butterfly and cupid drawings just like Warhol did in the 1950s with his friends and fellow artists. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Festival

Sunjata Kamalenya

May 18, 2018 - May 19, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 11:00 am
Sunjata Kamalenya is a completely interactive show about a magical world filled with sorcery and enchantment, celebrating the hero of West African legend, Sunjata Keita. READ MORE
Family,
Festival

EQT Children's Theater Festival

May 17, 2018 - May 20, 2018
Bringing extraordinary and unique experiences to young people, the EQT Children's Theater Festival is dedicated to continuing the tradition of theater for your children. Live performances from professional, international artists engage children of all ages from different cultures and perspectives, showing them different ways to express ideas. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Festival

Panda's Home

May 17, 2018 - May 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
In this imaginary and interactive journey, audience members will explore China’s stories, tradition, and culture, following the footprints left by a panda. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Festival

Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience

May 17, 2018 - May 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
In Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience, audiences will take a multicultural tour of the world and will feel the spirit and joy of Creole country. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Festival

The Rainbow Fish

May 17, 2018 - May 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
The Rainbow Fish will enchant even the youngest child with his silver scales and heart of gold in this award-winning book about the beautiful fish who learned to share his most prized possession. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Festival

Poggle

May 17, 2018 - May 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
This warm-hearted performance uses live music, clapping rhythms, and comedy to engage the youngest audience members in an imaginative and adventurous exploration with Poggle, a friendly woodland creature. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Festival

The Young King

May 17, 2018 - May 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The language of Oscar Wilde joins internationally-acclaimed theatre company Slingsby as we journey to faraway lands in this interactive experience. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Penn FC

May 26, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Penn FC. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

LGBTQ+ Youth Prom

May 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Warhol hosts its fifth annual LGBTQ+ Youth Prom, one of the only LGBTQ+ Youth Proms in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Prom night is often considered a milestone in the life of a young person. LGBTQ+ Youth Prom is an affirming space where every young person can make memories that last a lifetime. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Nashville SC

May 30, 2018
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Nashville SC! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Nightlife

21+ Speakeasy Socials

May 31, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Step into the History Center’s swingin’ speakeasy on select Thursdays this spring. Guests 21 and over can learn how to concoct the perfect Prohibition-inspired cocktail with Wigle Whiskey, sample scintillating spirits and speakeasy-era snacks, and test their ‘20s knowledge during boozy trivia in a recreated speakeasy. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. New York Red Bulls 2

Jun 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle the New York Red Bulls 2. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. North Carolina FC

Jul 4, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle North Carolina FC. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Window Dressing: An Evening of Fashion from the Eons Archives

Jul 13, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In conjunction with the exhibition Adman: Warhol Before Pop, The Warhol hosts a night of cocktails, music, and 1950s fashion, carefully curated by Richard Parsakian, the owner of Eons Fashion Antique. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Charleston Battery

Jul 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle the Charleston Battery. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Richmond Kickers

Aug 1, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle the Richmond Kickers. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs.Toronto FC 2

Aug 4, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Toronto FC 2. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs. Charlotte Independence

Aug 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle the Charlotte Independence. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs Tampa Bay Rowdies

Aug 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Tampa Bay Rowdies. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs Bethlehem Steel FC

Sep 8, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Bethlehem Steel FC. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs Louisville City FC

Sep 15, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Louisville City FC. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs Indy Eleven

Sep 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle Indy Eleven. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC vs FC Cincinnati

Oct 6, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cheer on the Riverhounds as they battle FC Cincinnati. READ MORE
Entertainment

Walk the Burgh Tours

Jan 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018
Discover beautiful squares and fascinating pieces of public art on historical walking tours through various neighborhoods of the city. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Running Tours

Sep 5, 2017 - Mar 3, 2018
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Jan 25, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
There will be “Comedy Tonight” and every night during Ted Pappas’ hilarious revival of this laugh-filled juggernaut. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Jan 25, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
There will be “Comedy Tonight” and every night during Ted Pappas’ hilarious revival of this laugh-filled juggernaut. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

We Heart Our Members

Feb 3, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018
Fourteen of Pittsburgh’s leading cultural organizations have banded together to say “thank you” to their dedicated supporters by offering free admission to members of participating museums on select dates this February. READ MORE
Entertainment

Bonus Stage

Jan 28, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Catch some fresh, cutting edge improv comedy at Arcade Comedy's weekly showcase. READ MORE
Community,
Sports + Recreation

Wintergarden Yoga

Feb 4, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018
Mark your calendars for one (or all) of these classes, break a sweat, then grab brunch in Market Square. Sounds like the perfect Sunday to us! READ MORE
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Live Music Saturdays at Backstage Bar

Dec 16, 2017 - Mar 24, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Come to the Cabaret Theater and Backstage Bar to take advantage of our full bar and dinner menu as you enjoy the free, live music! READ MORE
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Live Music Fridays at Backstage Bar

Dec 15, 2017 - Mar 30, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Come to the Cabaret Theater and Backstage Bar to take advantage of our full bar and dinner menu as you enjoy the free, live music every Friday and Saturday! READ MORE
Entertainment

Discover Chef Saxon: Weekly Chef Demonstrations

Feb 20, 2018 - May 8, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Join the Pittsburgh Renaissance Hotel as they feature a cooking demonstration series each Tuesday called “Discover Chef Saxon”. Chef Nick Saxon, executive chef of the Pittsburgh Renaissance Hotel and Braddock’s Pittsburgh Brasserie which is located inside the historic hotel, will prepare a meal and beverage each week. READ MORE
Entertainment

Weekly Live Music

Feb 21, 2018 - May 9, 2018
Pittsburgh's Renaissance Hotel lobby will be filled with the soulful sound of Nick Barilla each Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Experience his pop-piano stylings while enjoying the hotel restaurant and bar in a fun and relaxing setting. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Pittsburgh Improv Jam

Oct 19, 2017 - Aug 23, 2018 | 10:00 pm - 12:00 am
The Pittsburgh Improv Jam is a weekly comedy show hosted by City Paper “Best Local Comedy Troupe” 2017 honorees Well Known Strangers. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Nightlife

Salsa Fridays

Oct 27, 2017 - Aug 24, 2018 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Theater doors for Late Night shows open at 10PM, but you may arrive earlier and enjoy happy hour in the Backstage Bar. READ MORE

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