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New Year's Eve at Howl at the Moon

Dec 31, 2018 - Jan 1, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
New Year’s Eve at Howl at the MoonAre you ready to have the best New Year’s Eve Party to date? Then book a New Year’s Eve package with Howl at the Moon Pittsburgh! Our fabulous NYE party packages offer you and your friends everything you need to kiss 2018 goodbye, and start the New Year having a blast. 2019 won’t know what hit it. Come to Pittsburgh’s best New Year’s READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Dandy Andy: Warhol’s Queer History

Dec 29, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join artist educators for Dandy Andy, a monthly tour that focuses on Warhol’s queer history. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

History at Play: Moon Mania

Dec 28, 2018 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Youth ages 8-11 are invited to join the Heinz History Center for workshops where they can discover, imagine, and create! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Entertainment,
Family

Holiday Family Free Day

Dec 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Take a break during this busy season for some creative family time and...enjoy free admission from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm! READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

Penny Arcade: All Ages Comedy Show

Dec 22, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Penny Arcade is an improv comedy show designed for kids 5–12 years old & fun for the entire family. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Family

Make Music Winter

Dec 21, 2018 | 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
An interactive performance and workshop with the Steel City Ukuleles as part of Make Music Winter. Hear the sounds a Ukulele can make, and learn more about this mini instrument! READ MORE
Community,
Family

SkyWatch

Dec 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Get your astronomy game on point at SkyWatch in Buhl Planetarium and Observatory. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

History Explorers: Art of the Everyday

Dec 19, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Be inspired by the pop art of Pittsburgh born and raised Burton Morris and create your own holiday-themed masterpiece at the Heinz History Center! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community

Genealogy Research Tips with Tammy Hepps

Dec 16, 2018 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
In celebration of Family History Month and International Jewish Genealogy Month, the Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh welcomes local genealogist and historian Tammy Hepps of HomesteadHebrews.com to the Rauh Jewish History Program & Archives at the Heinz History Center. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Artlab: Decoupage Decorations

Dec 15, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Celebrate the holiday season by making handmade decorations using decoupage and found materials. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Crafts and Drafts: Collage with Reusable Materials

Dec 14, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Let the materials speak to your creativity in this one night workshop! READ MORE
Community,
Entertainment,
Family

A Christmas Story

Dec 14, 2018 - Dec 18, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
We triple-dog-dare you to find a better theater to watch this quintessential holiday classic. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Kaleta & Super Yamba Band

Dec 13, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An evening of music with Kaleta & Super Yamba Band. READ MORE
Family

Half-Pint Prints

Dec 12, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Families work with The Warhol’s artist educators to create silkscreen prints during this drop-in silkscreen printing activity for children ages 1 to 4 years old. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

Hop into History: Trains, Planes, and Trolleys

Dec 12, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Have fun in the Heinz History Center’s galleries as we hop on a trolley, build an airplane, and explore Pittsburgh innovations that improved train travel. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Shopping

Wintermarket at Hotel Monaco

Dec 10, 2018 | 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Hotel Monaco is excited to announce its second annual Wintermarket! READ MORE
Community,
Entertainment,
Family

Elf

Dec 9, 2018 - Dec 13, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Pass through the seven levels of the Candy Cane forest through the sea of swirly twirly gum drops, and make your way to The Rangos Giant Cinema to rediscover your inner elf this holiday season. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Behind the Scenes with the Smithsonian’s Michael Neufeld

Dec 9, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The History Center is proud to welcome the Smithsonian’s Dr. Michael Neufeld to Pittsburgh this winter! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

Visit Santa at the Heinz History Center

Dec 8, 2018 - Dec 16, 2018 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Visit Santa in the Heinz History Center! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Downtown 5k Tour

Dec 8, 2018 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Downtown Pittsburgh (or 'Dahntahn' as the locals know it) is full of history, from the French and Indian War to the Underground Railroad. READ MORE
Entertainment

Penny Arcade: All Ages Comedy Show

Dec 8, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
A Comedy Show for the Whole Family! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Mini-Factory: Bend

Dec 8, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Form a wire-wrapped mobile with fabulous finds from the cool trash collection! READ MORE
Community,
Family

Badge Day Workshop: Girl Scouts My Family Story

Dec 8, 2018 | 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Scouts, earn your badges at the Smithsonian’s home in Pittsburgh! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Entertainment,
Festival,
Shopping

Handmade Arcade

Dec 8, 2018 | 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Pittsburgh’s award-winning independent craft fair returns with its largest event ever on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. READ MORE
Community,
Family

Elf: The Sleepover

Dec 8, 2018 - Dec 9, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 am
Discover your inner elf at our fun-filled holiday sleepover! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community

Flag Ceremony

Dec 7, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Celebrate the Fourth of July at the History Center. READ MORE
Community,
Entertainment,
Family

The Polar Express 3D

Dec 7, 2018 - Dec 9, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Journey beyond your imagination this holiday season at The Rangos Giant Cinema as we present The Polar Express 3D. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Crafts and Drafts: Holiday Ornaments

Dec 7, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saw, hammer, and finish a uniquely designed metal ornament in this one-evening workshop that you can use for many holidays to come! READ MORE
Community,
Family

Jerusalem 3D

Dec 7, 2018 - Dec 18, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Take a majestic trip to an ancient city without leaving Pittsburgh. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community

Teacher Workshop: Silver and Gold

Dec 7, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Explore Andy Warhol’s use of silver and gold throughout his career, from his gold Marilyns and Jackies to Elvis on the silver screen READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

Pandas 3D

Dec 7, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Brace yourself for cuteness overload. Pandas, a breathtaking documentary adventure and amazing experience! READ MORE
Nightlife

St. Nick Soiree Holiday Party

Dec 6, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
St. Nick Soiree Holiday Party hosted by The Emerging Leaders Council of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Pittsburgh. READ MORE
Community

Women in the Military Panel

Dec 6, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join the Heinz History Center, the Veterans Breakfast Club, and women veterans for a panel discussion focused on the role of women in the United States Armed Forces and their individual stories of military service. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

International Romance Writing

Dec 5, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
A reading and audience Q&A with visiting City of Asylum writer-in-residence Amara Ruth Okolo! READ MORE
Community,
Family

Homeschool Day: From Pittsburgh to the Moon

Dec 4, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Have fun exploring the Destination Moon exhibition, featuring the Command Module Columbia and other artifacts from the Apollo space program. READ MORE
Entertainment

The Trailer Park Boys Headline the Benedum Center

Dec 3, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Benedum Center in Pittsburgh, PA welcomes Ricky, Julian, Bubbles and Randy with another holiday season extravaganza! READ MORE
Community

Cafe Scientifique Pittsburgh

Dec 3, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Café Sci is THE place in Pittsburgh where adults interested in science can get together to discuss today's science issues with experts in a cool, informal setting. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Mini Music Makers

Dec 3, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
An hour of hands-on musical exploration. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

Jazz Up The Holidays!

Dec 3, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Put on your favorite festive outfit, bring your family and friends and let this event get you in the holiday spirit. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Los Angeles Chargers

Dec 2, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Los Angeles Chargers at Heinz Field! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Cowboys & Frenchmen

Dec 2, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An evening of jazz with Cowboys & Frenchmen READ MORE
Community

Caring for Community Tours

Dec 2, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The History Center invites visitors to a series of tours focused on the Pittsburgh Jewish community’s tradition of caring for the community. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

ARTLab

Dec 1, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
An activity inspired by Artists in Residence artist Christina A. West. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

North Shore 5k Tour

Dec 1, 2018 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am
From bridges to stadiums to fantastic views of downtown and more, there is plenty to see on the North Shore 5k route. READ MORE

105.9 The X's Kick-Ass Christmas: The Struts at The Stage AE

Dec 1, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ho ho hold on to something, because it's time for the wildest show of the holidays! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

The Day the Devil Died - Hallelujah Anyhow

Dec 1, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Can you recognize a satanic impostor in your life? READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Mark Milovats in Concert: Christmas Wonderland

Dec 1, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
America’s Premier showman and entertainer brings his world class Christmas Show Spectacular. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Handel’s Messiah

Dec 1, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Join in a Pittsburgh concert tradition that thousands enjoy to usher in the holiday season, Handel’s ever-popular Messiah. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Match Gayme Welcomes the Golden Girls Gone Wild Live

Dec 1, 2018 | 10:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Rockett Productions presents the Match Gayme, a live action game show featuring the Golden Girls Gone Wild! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Sembène Film Festival: The Prophet

Dec 1, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
A screening of The Prophet presented by Sembène–The Film & Art Festival. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Zachary's Mission Sharing Heart Gala

Dec 1, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Zachary's Mission Sharing Heart Gala! READ MORE
Entertainment,
Festival,
Shopping

Peoples Gas Holiday Market™

Nov 16, 2018 - Dec 23, 2018
The 6th Annual Peoples Gas Holiday Market™ brings a cherished tradition to Downtown Pittsburgh that mixes international flair with local charm. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community

From Maps to Mermaids: Fort Pitt Museum’s Carved Powder Horn

Aug 29, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Used by soldiers on the American frontier to keep gunpowder dry, powder horns also served as a blank canvas on which they could leave their mark 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
Entertainment,
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Dec 1, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Pittsburgh Penguins take on the Philadelphia Flyers at PPG Paints Arena! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Porto Domi

Dec 6, 2018 - Dec 7, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Five performing artists receive a fully-supported CSA residency to create a new performance at the New Hazlett Theater. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community

Handwork

Sep 14, 2018 - Jan 5, 2019 | 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Featuring a selection of vibrant tin quilts by Pittsburgh artist Kim Fox, "Handwork" recognizes the influence, the patterns and the landscapes of Pennsylvania. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family,
Sports + Recreation

Bike the Burgh Tours

Jan 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Historical bike tours through various neighborhoods of the city; 3 hours long. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family,
Sports + Recreation

Best of the Burgh Tour

Jan 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Historical walking tour through Downtown Pittsburgh; 2 hours long. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Live Music Saturdays at Backstage Bar

Dec 16, 2017 - Dec 29, 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
Family

Young Sprouts

Dec 6, 2018 - Dec 20, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
This program is an hour of nature-themed fun and learning! READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

Film Screening: The Light in the Forest

Dec 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Based on the 1953 novel by Conrad Richter, “The Light in the Forest” follows the struggles of Johnny Butler, also known as True Son amongst his Delaware Indian family, as he readjusts to living with his biological family and their neighbors following the French & Indian War and Pontiac’s Rebellion. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Convention

Wine Education with Danny Van Wie

Nov 7, 2018 - Dec 12, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Spend your Wednesday "wine-ding" down in the Terrace Room with Danny Van Wie, Level II, sommelier. READ MORE
Entertainment

Beta Stage

Nov 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Arcade Comedy Theater presents Beta Stage, a weekly platform showcasing new, experimental, and student-generated comedy. READ MORE
Entertainment

Bonus Stage

Nov 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Catch some fresh, cutting edge improv comedy at our weekly showcase. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Mix Your Way to the Top of the Class

Nov 1, 2018 - Dec 13, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join the Omni William Penn Hotel in the Speakeasy as their own resident expert, Dawn Young, takes you on a craft cocktail making journey. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Jazz at Andys Wine Bar

Nov 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Enjoy a night of music at Andy's Wine Bar READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Nightlife

Salsa Fridays

Oct 26, 2018 - Dec 28, 2018 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Salsa Fridays is a social dancing event that takes place at the Cabaret at Theater Square, downtown Pittsburgh. Beginners and advanced welcome. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Sports + Recreation

Wednesday Exercise Class with Reed Dance

Sep 12, 2018 - Dec 5, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
This explosive workout incorporates cardio with spicy, hot, and tantalizing Latin Moves. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Live Music Fridays at Backstage Bar

May 25, 2018 - Dec 28, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Come to the Greer Cabaret Theater and Backstage Bar to take advantage of our full bar and dinner menu as you enjoy the free, live music every Friday/Saturday from 5:00-7:30 p.m. READ MORE
Community,
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Good Fridays

May 25, 2018 - Dec 28, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
For a more social experience, The Warhol Museum is open until 10:00 p.m. and offers half-price museum admission and a cash bar beginning at 5:00 p.m. READ MORE

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