Thursday // October 26 // 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Yelp’s Haunted History @ The Heinz History Center
You're invited to the Heinz History Center on October 26 from 8-10pm for an evening filled with spooky sights, sounds and, of course, snacks!
Get down with DJD PGH while you dive into a plethora of hands-on activities. Roam the haunted halls with our friends from Arcade Comedy Theater, escape the Tower of Icarus from Enter the Imaginarium, and don't forget to be on the lookout for some Terrible Towel-toting dead Yinzers from the ScareHouse. Most importantly, come dressed to impress your haunted hosts.
The event is FREE, but a $10 suggested donation will benefit the Heinz History Center. For a $20 donation, you'll receive an amazing swag bag filled with fantastic items from the museum, Yelp and many more vendors.
DRESS: Costumes are STRONGLY encouraged (hello, there's a contest with prizes!)
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Sunday // October 29 // 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The 6th Annual Farm to Table Harvest Tasting
The 6th Annual Farm to Table Harvest Tasting is a casual gathering that gives food lovers first-hand experiences of the quality and diversity of locally grown, produced and prepared food. This year, we are partnering with the Observer-Reporter and the Meadows Racetrack and Casino. The tasting is sure to be bigger and better than ever!
This is a great event to meet local people from Western PA who value their food and are excited to learn how to access local food and beverages. The atmosphere is relaxing: music and local food conversation abounds. EVENT WEBSITE >>
Thursday // November 2 // 6:00 pm
Pork & Rye Dinner w WhistlePig
Cioppino Restaurant Group will partner with WhistlePig Distillery once again to present their 2nd Annual “Pork & Rye” Dinner, a unique five-course Chef’s Tasting Dinner on Thursday, November 2, at 6 p.m., within the dining room of their Cioppino Restaurant location. In addition to operating as a grain-to-bottle facility, WhistlePig also raises a variety of livestock within their adjacent 1,300 acre farm, among which are their Mangalitsa pigs, a Hungarian breed of domestic pig which is known for its exquisitely marbled meat and pure white fat. Space for this event is extremely limited to a maximum of (60) seats, which sold out for their inaugural event held in 2016. Reservations secured in advance with a credit card required via the Cioppino Sales Office. 412.281.3090 · email@example.com
Sunday // November 5 // 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Great Birthday Bake: A Kids Cookie Competition
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Pittsburgh-Cranberry is hosting a one-of-a-kind event designed to celebrate the hotel’s first “birthday” after their extensive renovation and transformation project, completed in September 2016. The Great Birthday Bake: A Kids Cookie Competition is an event collaboration with local nonprofit, Beverly’s Birthdays. Child bakers, under 18 years old, are asked to enter their best cookie recipe into the competition and present their creations and showcase their talent at the event. EVENT WEBSITE >>
Wednesday // November 8 // 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tastebuds is a unique tasting event that features talented chefs from around the Greater Pittsburgh area serving signature dishes, while showing the power and positivity of friendship. The restaurant chefs team up with a buddy pair, who serve as the “sous chefs” for the evening.
Guests enjoy sampling an array of culinary delights while sipping on drinks at the open bar. The evening will also include the opportunity to bid on fabulous silent and live auction items, as well as live entertainment, all in support of our Friendship programs for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). EVENT WEBSITE >>
Friday // November 17 // 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Poinsettias and Pointe Shoes
Kick off the holiday season with Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (PBT) as they bring the magic of The Nutcracker to Phipps’ historic glasshouse on Fri., Nov. 17, for Poinsettias and Pointe Shoes. Complete with a sneak peek of Phipps’ Winter Flower Show and Light Garden, this family-friendly event joins two beloved holiday traditions under one roof. EVENT WEBSITE >>
January 5, 2018 // 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Join Marta Mazzoni from the award winning show "Marta On The Move" Podcast for her 100th episode celebration! "Marta Match," a take on the classic show "The Match Game" will go back in time on January 5 at City Theatre for a hilarious throwback to the old game show days. With your ticket, you will have the chance to win big prizes by becoming a contestant on the show! Come laugh with a panel of hilarious Pittsburgh Personalities including Rick Sebak, Kellee Maize, Day Bracey, Maggie Carr, and many more! Also featuring magic by the fabulous Lee Terbosic and music by Deep Violet. A portion of the ticket sales will donated to benefit Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Pittsburgh. EVENT WEBSITE >>