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Photos with Santa (and his penguin helper)

Dec 14, 2019
Bring your camera, and don’t forget your wish list! Santa and his penguin helper will be visiting the National Aviary to help you prepare for the holiday season. Visitors will have the opportunity to take photos with Santa and a penguin! READ MORE
Family,
Sports + Recreation,
Tours

Downtown 5k Tour

Dec 14, 2019 | 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. Learn about Fort Pitt, the Diamond Market, and more of Pittsburgh’s fascinating history on this 5k tour. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

...Mrs. Clause is Checking it Twice

Dec 14, 2019 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Visit with warm-hearted Mrs. Claus for stroy time as she reads holiday classics. READ MORE
Community,
Family,
Sports + Recreation

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Pittsburgh

Dec 14, 2019 | 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Jingle all the way to a cure for the #1 cause of disability: arthritis. Join us at Stage AE and jolly for a reason. READ MORE
Family

Breakfast with Santa

Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
Children of all ages will delight in a delicious breakfast with the big guy himself, followed by a special screening of Mickey’s Christmas Carol in the O’Reilly Theater. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

YINZER YULETIDE: BREAKFAST WITH SANTA & MICKEY'S CHRISTMAS CAROL

Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
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Arts + Culture

Highmark Holiday Pops

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019 | 8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
It's the most wonderful time of the year READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Highmark Holiday Pops

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
Deck the halls with boughs of holly – and all of your favorite holiday music! READ MORE
Community,
Family

Make-A-Wish & WISH 99.7 FM Light up A Child's Life Campaign

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019
Help make a child's wish come true this holiday season! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

YINZER YULETIDE: NATIONAL LAMPOON'S CHRISTMAS VACATION

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019
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Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

YINZER YULETIDE: PITTSBURGH LIGHTS & LEGENDS

Dec 12, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
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Family

Christmas Tree Display & Hanukkah Menorah Viewing

Dec 4, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019 | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
See the majestic Heinz Hall Christmas Tree Display and Hanukkah Menorah open to the public on select dates this holiday season! READ MORE
Shopping

Free Holiday Parking with Purchase

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019
Enjoy Free Parking with any $20 Fifth Avenue Place retail purchase. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Liberty Magic: Robert Ramirez is THE MUSICAL THEATER MAGICIAN

Nov 27, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020
Robert Ramirez is wearing tap shoes… and playing the piano…and singing while playing a ukulele. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family,
Market Square,
Shopping

Peoples Gas Holiday Market™

Nov 22, 2019 - Dec 23, 2019
The Peoples Gas Holiday Market™ brings a cherished tradition to Downtown Pittsburgh that mixes international flair with local charm. Experience a one-of-a-kind shopping village as you stroll through an illuminated Market Square, weaving through wooden chalets brimming with high-quality gifts. READ MORE
Community,
Family

20th Anniversary Mister Rogers’ Neghborhood Sweater Drive

Nov 22, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
Drop off a new or gently used sweater as part of The Children’s Museum’s annual Mister Rogers’ Neghborhood Sweater Drive. All sweaters collected will be donated across the Pittsburgh community. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Nightlife

Tinsel Town

Nov 22, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019 | 5:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Annual Holiday pop-up bar READ MORE
Community,
Entertainment,
Family

Holiday KidsPlay

Nov 22, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
Holiday KidsPlay offers free fun, educational, and hands-on activities in collaboration with community partners. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

17th Annual Gingerbread House Display & competition

Nov 22, 2019 - Jan 4, 2020
New home, same tradition! READ MORE
Community,
Family

Spirit of Giving from Around the World Exhibit

Nov 22, 2019 - Jan 1, 2020
Daily, except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day READ MORE
Family

MassMutual Pittsburgh Ice Rink at PPG Place

Nov 22, 2019 - Mar 1, 2020
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Family

Mummies of the World: The Exhibition

Oct 5, 2019 - Apr 19, 2020
Explore 125 real mummies and related artifacts from across the globe in Mummies of the World: The Exhibition, on display at Carnegie Science Center’s PPG SCIENCE PAVILION™ Oct. 5, 2019–April 19, 2020 READ MORE
Arts + Culture

"Boat Trip" at Wood Street Galleries

Sep 27, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
"Boat Trip" investigates recent artist projects, installations, and videos related to the fast disappearing Arctic Circle. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

A Very Merry Pittsburgh

Nov 16, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020
Relive holiday memories and make new ones with your family at the Heinz History Center’s new exhibition, A Very Merry Pittsburgh. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Crafting Conversations: A Call and Response to Our Changing Climate through Art

Sep 1, 2019 - Jan 15, 2020 | 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Curated by Katy DeMent and Ann Rosenthal, the exhibiting artworks are organized thematically, addressing issues related to climate change through craft, while posing literal questions for the public to ponder. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Tours

Best of the Burgh Walking Tour

Jul 18, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Daily Downtown walking tour: Come join and explore the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh!  Walk by and into must-see cultural and historical landmarks as well as iconic buildings. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Tours

Walk the Burgh Tour

Jun 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Historical 2-hour walking tours through various neighborhoods of the city READ MORE
Family,
Sports + Recreation,
Tours

Bike the Burgh Tour

Apr 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Historical city bike tour through various neighborhoods of the city READ MORE
Shopping

Gift Certificate Bonus Days

Dec 12, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Only a few shopping days left before the holidays! READ MORE
Family

Skate with Santa

Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Yinzer Scrooged: A Pittsburgh Christmas Carol

Dec 5, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019 | 8:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Set in present-day Pittsburgh, this comedy is an uproarious parody of Charles Dickens’ classic holiday story, A Christmas Carol. In this radio-style rendition, classic characters like the notorious curmudgeon, Ebenezer Scrooge, and the mischievous Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future are not so subtly re-imagined as local Pittsburgh legends and celebrities! READ MORE
Family,
Festival

Free Fifth Avenue Place Holly Trolley

Nov 23, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Discover the sights and sounds of the holiday season abroad the Free fifth Avenue Place Holly Trolley. READ MORE
Entertainment

Pittsburgh CLO Presents FOREVER PLAID

Oct 31, 2019 - Dec 29, 2019 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
FOREVER PLAIDOct 31, 2019 - Dec 29, 2019CLO CabaretWednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pmSaturdays and Sundays at 2pm READ MORE

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