Events

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Entertainment,
Family

H2Oh! River Weekend

Jul 25, 2021 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Discover the science of Pittsburgh’s iconic rivers with a weekend full of aquatic experiments! READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

H2Oh! River Weekend

Jul 24, 2021 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Discover the science of Pittsburgh’s iconic rivers with a weekend full of aquatic experiments! READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

2021 Fleet Feet Liberty Mile

Jul 23, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Liberty Mile is a 1 mile road race in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh. The race begins with a One-for-Fun mile for recreational runners and progressively gets more competitive with elite runners coming in from all over the country. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Sports + Recreation

Fleet Feet Liberty Mile

Jul 23, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The fatest one-mile road race in Pittsburgh! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Online & Virtual Events

Read Between the Lines: Exploring Political Cartoons

Jul 21, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join the History Center’s educators, archivists, and curators to learn more about the history of political cartoons, what we can learn from investigating them, and how they can be used with students in the classroom. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Online & Virtual Events

“Understanding Your Galitzianer Family through Vital Records” with Mark Halpern

Jul 21, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This session offers an in-depth examination of vital records along with a strategic framework to help researchers in acquiring Galician records to further their research. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Outdoor

PITTSBURGH CLO’S 75th ANNIVERSARY: A BROADWAY MUSICAL CELEBRATION

Jul 21, 2021 - Jul 24, 2021
Pittsburgh CLO today announced it will bring Broadway back to the ‘Burgh this summer at Heinz Field in a first-ever partnership with the Pittsburgh Steelers. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Online & Virtual Events

Pinchas Zukerman: Bow and Baton

Jul 19, 2021 - Aug 1, 2021
The extraordinary Pinchas Zukerman—violinist, violist, conductor—both leads and performs with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a program that spans the centuries. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. New York Mets

Jul 18, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Tours

Downtown 5k Tour

Jul 18, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:00 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 with Pittsburgh Running Tours. READ MORE
Community

Rivers Agile + Steptoe & Johnson: Data Security Panel Discussion

Jul 15, 2021 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
We'll explore data security topics with industry experts - offering their insight on some of the biggest challenges facing businesses today. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Outdoor

The Golden Gays NYC™ Present: “Hot Flashbacks” A Golden Girls Musical Adventure

Jul 11, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
As seen on CNN! The Golden Girls for the new generation. They’re vax’d, waxed, and wigged to the max! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Outdoor

Summer Sidewalk Series: Pittsburgh’s Favorites

Jul 10, 2021 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us outside this summer at the History Center’s Penn Avenue lot for family-friendly activities that explore stories from our region! READ MORE
Tours

North Shore 5k Tour

Jul 10, 2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 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
Tours

Downtown 5k Tour

Jul 10, 2021 | 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 with Pittsburgh Running Tours. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Creating Black Autonomous Spaces

Jul 8, 2021 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Presented by the August Wilson African American Cultural Center, CREATING BLACK AUTONOMOUS SPACES will investigate the past and imagine the future of Black Autonomous Spaces through an examination of Wallace’s most recent body of work, The Avenue. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Atlanta Braves

Jul 7, 2021 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Tours

Hollywood East Movie Tour

Jul 4, 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 Pirates vs. Milwaukee Brewers

Jul 4, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Milwaukee Brewers

Jul 3, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Online & Virtual Events

Vaccine Speaker Series: What’s Next for Public Health

Jul 1, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join local and national experts on COVID-19, vaccines, and the immune system for a deep-dive panel discussion on what’s next for public health. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Online & Virtual Events

Gershwin & Friends with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Jun 28, 2021 - Jul 11, 2021
It’s a Broadway-Jazz Standard-American Songbook meet up, as Principal Pops Conductor Byron Stripling and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra welcome world-renowned double bassist and jazz vocalist Nicki Parrott to Heinz Hall in her Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra debut. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

We Are The Global Majority, an exhibition curated by #notwhite collective

Jun 4, 2021 - Aug 1, 2021
#notwhite collective's landmark exhibition, WE ARE THE GLOBAL MAJORITY DECOLONIZING SPACE features 30 women artists of the global majority who identify as bi/multi-racial/cultural, immigrant or descendants of immigrants. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Minding My Business (i said what i said)

May 22, 2021 - Sep 12, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The August Wilson African American Cultural Center brings Minding My Business (i said what i said), featuring five women of color exploring self-authorship as a means to liberated futures. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Outdoor,
Tours

Antique Skyscrapers: Rooftops and Views

May 22, 2021 - Jul 18, 2021 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
See the city from up high! Ascend four historic Downtown skyscrapers for spectacular Pittsburgh panoramas. Learn the surprising stories behind these and many other multi-stories of yesteryear. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Philadelphia Phillies

Jul 30, 2021 - Jul 31, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Milwaukee Brewers

Jul 27, 2021 - Jul 29, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. New York Mets

Jul 16, 2021 - Jul 17, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Entertainment,
Outdoor

The Wizard of Oz at Heinz Field

Jul 8, 2021 - Jul 10, 2021
Pittsburgh CLO today announced it will bring Broadway back to the ‘Burgh this summer at Heinz Field in a first-ever partnership with the Pittsburgh Steelers. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Atlanta Braves

Jul 5, 2021 - Jul 6, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Milwaukee Brewers

Jul 1, 2021 - Jul 2, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Online & Virtual Events

Giraffes Can't Dance

Jun 30, 2021 - Jul 6, 2021
Join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre for a musical reading of Giles Andreae’s classic children’s book Giraffes Can’t Dance. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

N.E. Brown at 707 Gallery

Jun 4, 2021 - Jul 25, 2021
Through wood burning, painting, and drawing, N.E. Brown creates a sanctuary to construct a space that invokes a sense of refuge and calm and honors the artist's ancestors who created these spaces for those they loved. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Rising Voices: The Bennett Prize for Women Figurative Realist Painters

Jun 4, 2021 - Aug 8, 2021
"Rising Voices: The Bennett Prize for Women Figurative Realist Painters" features 29 works by 10 women artists presenting a vibrant array of subjects and themes. 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
Community,
Family

Sensory Sensitive Science Hours 2021

Jun 27, 2021 - Aug 15, 2021 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Children and adults who are on the autism spectrum or have sensory sensitivities are invited to Carnegie Science Center’s Sensory Sensitive Science Hours on select Sundays from 9 am–noon. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment,
Music

Pittsburgh Playhouse Summer Music Festival: Inside/Outside

Jun 24, 2021 - Jul 30, 2021 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Join us for the inaugural event of Point Park University's new Inside/Outside Summer Music Festival! READ MORE
Market Square,
Outdoor

Saturday Night Market

Jun 19, 2021 - Oct 30, 2021 | 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Presented by Green Mountain Energy, Night Markets bring an awesome outdoor pop-up shopping market and festival to Downtown, featuring Pittsburgh’s most creative independent vendors. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Family,
Outdoor

Pop Art Pop Up

Jun 18, 2021 - Sep 5, 2021
Pop in on weekends for free, hands-on outdoor art activities all summer long! 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
Entertainment

The Dinner Detective Comedy Murder Mystery Dinner Show

Jun 12, 2021 - Jul 24, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
America’s LARGEST interactive comedy murder mystery dinner show is now playing in Pittsburgh, PA! At The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show, you’ll tackle a challenging crime while you feast on a fantastic dinner. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruise

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
Market Square,
Outdoor

Market Square Farmers Market

May 13, 2021 - Oct 28, 2021 | 10:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Presented by Green Mountain Energy, the rain-or-shine market offers regionally-grown produce, organic products, and small-batch foods from a variety of vendors each week, serving Downtown’s workers, residents, visitors, and more.  READ MORE
Market Square,
Shopping,
Sports + Recreation

Yoga in the Square

May 2, 2021 - Oct 13, 2021
Pittsburgh’s favorite public yoga series brings some of the city’s best instructors into Downtown for two weekly classes held in the middle of picturesque Market Square. READ MORE
Outdoor,
Tours

Black & Ghost Tour

May 1, 2021 - Sep 6, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 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
Arts + Culture

Good Fridays at The Warhol

Apr 1, 2021 - Jul 30, 2021 | 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Enjoy half-priced admission every Friday after 5 p.m. at the Andy Warhol Museum READ MORE

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