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I Love The 90s Tour Featuring Vanilla Ice

Nov 27, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Acid wash jeans, skateboard tees, and frosted tips will be all the rage when the "I Love The 90’s" tour takes The Event Center stage at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Downtown 5k Tour with Pittsburgh Running Tours

Nov 27, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Learn about Fort Pitt, the Diamond Market, and more of Pittsburgh’s fascinating history on this 5k tour with Pittsburgh Running Tours. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Montreal Canadiens

Nov 27, 2021
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Outdoor,
Tours

Holiday Lights Tour

Nov 26, 2021 - Jan 1, 2022 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
?Enjoy an evening in Downtown Pittsburgh, learning about the history of the city, discovering beautiful squares and pieces of architecture, while getting to see all the festive holiday lights and decorations. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

North Shore 5k Tour with Pittsburgh Running Tours

Nov 26, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am
From bridges to stadiums to fantastic views of downtown and more, there is plenty to see on the North Shore 5k route with Pittsburgh Running Tours READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Family

Strauss Family Favorites

Nov 26, 2021 - Nov 28, 2021
Sparkling waltzes, polkas and more! It’s Thanksgiving Weekend at Heinz Hall, and this year – more than ever – bring family and friends as they offer a generous serving of Strauss family favorites. READ MORE
Music

Jelly Roll at Stage AE

Nov 24, 2021 | 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Vancouver Canucks

Nov 24, 2021
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Entertainment,
Family

Disney Princess The Concert

Nov 23, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For generations, Disney’s Princesses have enchanted us with their courage and kindness. Their music has been the soundtrack to our lives. Now, for the first time in forever, that beloved music will be celebrated in Disney Princess - The Concert. READ MORE
Music

Theory of a Deadman at Stage AE

Nov 23, 2021 | 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Music

CHVRCHES at Stage AE

Nov 22, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Music

Chevelle at Stage AE

Nov 21, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Arts + Culture,
Music

Take Center Stage Gala

Nov 20, 2021
Take center stage at this exceptional event celebrating the August Wilson Cultural Center, Pittsburgh’s dynamic home for performing and visual arts honoring the legacy of August Wilson. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Online & Virtual Events

Brushes & Birds featuring Maria DeSimone Prascak of Maria’s Ideas

Nov 20, 2021 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join the National Aviary’s newest live online series; pick up a paint brush, and create your own masterpiece! Learn how to paint a portrait via Zoom under the direction of local artist Maria DeSimone Prascak of Maria’s Ideas READ MORE
Community,
Family,
Festival,
Outdoor

Highmark Light Up Night®

Nov 20, 2021 | 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The official kickoff to the holiday season in Pittsburgh is back on a new day! READ MORE
Music

Daughtry at Stage AE

Nov 20, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Buffalo Sabres

Nov 16, 2021
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Community,
Family

TRUTHSayers: Dr. Moogega Cooper

Nov 14, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
A real life “Guardian of the Galaxy,” Dr. Moogega “Moo” Cooper holds the awesome responsibility of keeping the red planet safe from any of the Earth’s contaminants. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Detroit Lions

Nov 14, 2021
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Arts + Culture,
Film & Movies,
Online & Virtual Events

"Dead Letters: Delivering Unopened Mail from a Pennsylvania Ghost Town" with Jess Weible

Nov 14, 2021 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
On assignment for a small-town newspaper in rural Pennsylvania, rookie reporter Jessica Weible meets Joan Swigart, a creative fireball and “pioneer in print.” READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Philadanco!

Nov 13, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
PHILADANCO is internationally known for its innovation, creativity, and preservation of predominantly African American traditions in dance, with a long legacy of building bridges across cultural divides through its work. READ MORE
Music

Midland at Stage AE

Nov 13, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Outdoor,
Tours

North Shore 5k Tour with Pittsburgh Running Tours

Nov 13, 2021 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am
From bridges to stadiums to fantastic views of downtown and more, there is plenty to see on the North Shore 5k route with Pittsburgh Running Tours READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Downtown 5k Tour with Pittsburgh Running Tours

Nov 13, 2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Learn about Fort Pitt, the Diamond Market, and more of Pittsburgh’s fascinating history on this 5k tour with Pittsburgh Running Tours. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Mosaic Design Workshop

Nov 13, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Use a variety of materials and media to make your own set of 4 mosaic coasters that will be ready to display in your homes READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Batik Art Workshop (Grades 6 - 8)

Nov 13, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Learn how to make beautiful and repeating designs and gain an appreciation of this unique art READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Music Production Workshop

Nov 13, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Learn studio engineering, mixing, mastering, and more, and develop skills that you can take into a future career in music. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Playwriting Workshop (Grades 6 - 8)

Nov 13, 2021 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tap into your inner storyteller as you learn how to write electrifying scenes READ MORE
Convention,
Family

2021 Pittsburgh Pet Expo

Nov 12, 2021 - Nov 14, 2021 | 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Attend the 2021 Pittsburgh Pet Expo presented by Healthy Pet Products for paw-sitively, purr-fect fun! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Music

Beethoven's Fourth Symphony

Nov 12, 2021 - Nov 14, 2021
The symphonies of Beethoven speak to generation upon generation. Guest conductor Juraj Val?uha returns to Heinz Hall to lead Beethoven’s Fourth Symphony. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Wine Tasting Cruise on the Gateway Clipper

Nov 11, 2021 | 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Looking for a great night out in Pittsburgh? Join us on the Three Rivers for wine, hors d’oeuvres and the great company of your friends aboard our ALL NEW Wine Tasting Cruise! READ MORE
Music

The Flaming Lips at Stage AE

Nov 11, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Florida Panthers

Nov 11, 2021
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Music

Gary Clark Jr. at Stage AE

Nov 10, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Music

Bad Religion at Stage AE

Nov 9, 2021 | 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Chicago Bears

Nov 8, 2021
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Tours

Hollywood East Tour - A Downtown Movie Tour

Nov 7, 2021 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ready, Set, Action! Explore original filming locations of big blockbusters as well as smaller independent movies and get to know the history of the actual landmarks you see in the various movie scenes! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Minnesota Wild

Nov 6, 2021
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Arts + Culture

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Pointe in Time | Above and Beyond

Nov 6, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
After a one-year hiatus, please join us in celebration of PBT’s resilience, innovation and new era under Artistic Director Susan Jaffe. READ MORE
Music

Sylvan Esso at Stage AE

Nov 5, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Family

Troupe Vertigo with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Nov 5, 2021 - Nov 7, 2021
Their acrobatics will leave you breathless! Each of their astonishing gravity-defying feats are choreographed to live music and stunning visual arts. READ MORE
Music

San Holo at Stage AE

Nov 4, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Arts + Culture,
Community,
Online & Virtual Events

Hate: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship

Nov 4, 2021 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the Carnegie Library on a monthly conversation series as we explore ideas from leading authors for building a more equal and united future. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Nov 4, 2021
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Community

Bernstein-Burkley, P.C. Open House Event

Nov 4, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Celebrate Bernstein-Burkley's move to their brand-new headquarters in Downtown while enjoying industry-themed cocktails, hors d-oeuvres, music, and more. READ MORE
Music

Tech N9ne at Stage AE

Nov 3, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Arts + Culture,
Community,
Online & Virtual Events

‘Hear Me Out’ Dialogue Series: Healthcare and Community

Nov 3, 2021 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The goal of this session is to hold space to discuss the health impacts of COVID, disparities within our healthcare system and community care practices READ MORE
Music

The Bay Strikes Back Tour at Stage AE

Nov 1, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Entertainment

The Chief

Oct 20, 2021 - Nov 7, 2021
Go behind the steel curtain with Pittsburgh Steelers founder Art Rooney in this all-new production of The Public's favorite classic by renowned playwright Rob Zellers and award-winning columnist Gene Collier. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family,
Online & Virtual Events

Virtual Field Trips Presented by the EQT Children's Theater Festival

Oct 15, 2021 - Nov 5, 2021
Until we gather again in-person for the next EQT Children’s Theater Festival in Pittsburgh’s Cultural District, two new Virtual Field Trips for educators and group leaders to share with students and young arts enthusiasts will be available for a limited time. READ MORE
Family,
Music

Schooltime: Meet the Orchestra

Oct 1, 2021 - May 18, 2022
Explore each instrument family of the orchestra through a series of instrument demonstrations, chamber performances, and interviews with individual PSO musicians. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Among Women: Contemporary Art from Serbia

Sep 11, 2021 - Jan 9, 2022
Exhibited for the first time in Pittsburgh, Among Women: Contemporary Art from Serbia presents the work of eleven female artists who are deeply connected to Belgrade, Serbia. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

This Sacred Thing

Sep 11, 2021 - Nov 21, 2021
This Sacred Thing examines perspectives related to relics, ranging from the divine to the obsolete. The exhibit features work from 37 local and international artists. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Matthew Schreiber | New Work

Sep 11, 2021 - Mar 13, 2022
Explore two floors, and three new installations, at Wood Street Galleries, incorporating all of these media intertwined with physics, technology, and the exploration of perception. READ MORE
Family,
Music,
Online & Virtual Events

Schooltime: Musical Storytelling

Sep 1, 2021 - Dec 1, 2021
Join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for musical readings of three children’s books, each read by a guest narrator and featuring performances by PSO musicians. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Pompeii: The Exhibition

Oct 4, 2021 - Nov 24, 2021 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Find yourself in a reproduced atrium inside a unique Roman villa, where you will embark on a tour through the ancient city READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

Oct 4, 2021 - Apr 24, 2022 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Travel across the world from mineral fields to lava lakes to see how volcanoes impact our earth. READ MORE
Tours

Best of the Burgh Tour

Apr 1, 2021 - Dec 31, 2021
Walk by and into must-see cultural and historical landmarks as well as iconic buildings! READ MORE
Tours

Beauty of the Burgh Tour

Mar 1, 2021 - Dec 31, 2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
This tour is perfect if you are new to the city and you would like to see the most interesting spots of Pittsburgh. But if you know the Burgh already, we promise you that you will still find out unknown historical facts! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Science After Hours: Team Design Challenge

Nov 19, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Experience a party atmosphere after hours on all four floors of the Science Center. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

Tour Your Future

Nov 16, 2021 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tour Your Future provides opportunities for middle and high school girls+* to discover STEM careers. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

Tour Your Future

Nov 13, 2021 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tour Your Future provides opportunities for middle and high school girls+* to discover STEM careers. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

Tour Your Future

Nov 13, 2021 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tour Your Future provides opportunities for middle and high school girls+* to discover STEM careers. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Family

Tour Your Future

Nov 4, 2021 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tour Your Future provides opportunities for middle and high school girls+* to discover STEM careers. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Online & Virtual Events

Virtual Café Sci

Nov 1, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Café Sci is THE place in Pittsburgh where anyone interested in science can get together in a virtual setting to discuss today's science issues with experts READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Family

Tour Your Future

Oct 21, 2021 - Nov 21, 2021 | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tour Your Future provides opportunities for middle and high school girls+* to discover STEM careers. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Nightlife,
Sports + Recreation

Salsa Fridays at CrossBody Dance + Movement

Oct 15, 2021 - Dec 31, 2021 | 9:30 pm - 1:00 am
We've all been missing Salsa Pittsburgh's Salsa Fridays Cabaret Theater, so until they re-open, we've decided to team up with Jeff & Colleen Shirey to bring Friday night dancing back to Downtown Pittsburgh! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Family

Munchkin Mondays

Oct 11, 2021 - Apr 25, 2022 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bring your smallest scientists to Carnegie Science Center for Munchkin Mondays. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Black & Ghost Tour with Walk the Burgh

Sep 6, 2021 - Jan 2, 2022 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Experience the spookiest of Pittsburgh’s Downtown! Get to see outstanding historic landmarks (often beautifully lit up in the darker and colder months) during the quiet evening hours and learn about their history and which spirits lurk in them. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Captain's Dinner Saturday on the Gateway Clipper

Aug 7, 2021 - Nov 20, 2021
Looking for fun and unique evening out in Pittsburgh? Join us on our Captain’s Dinner for a great dinner, music, dancing and fabulous views of the city skyline! READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Whiskey Walking Tour

Jun 12, 2021 - Dec 25, 2021
Love whiskey? Walking? Pittsburgh? This sounds like the tour for you! READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruise on the Gateway Clipper

Jun 11, 2021 - Dec 11, 2021
The only way to see the City and truly learn about her past, present, and future is aboard one of our Pittsburgh river cruises. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Sunset Dinner Cruise

Jun 11, 2021 - Nov 12, 2021 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The weekend is the time to relax, unwind, and have fun! Join us out on the water aboard our Sunset Dinner Cruise. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family

Youth Open Studio

Jun 9, 2021 - Dec 29, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Teens learn the photographic silkscreen printing process, experiment with new art-making tools and techniques, and work on independent projects in a relaxed, creative environment. READ MORE

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