Monday, May 15, 2017

2017 Three Rivers Pittsburgh Arts Festival

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The 2017 Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival sponsored by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is happening June 2-11, 2017. Check out all of the music, events and activities for this years festival at traf.trustarts.org. Spend the day perusing all of the cool art and exhibits, listening to a myriad of music styles  and stuffing your face with some of the greatest festival fare anywhere!

2017 Music Lineup - See all

June 2: Rebirth Brass Band (New Orleans jazz)

June 3: Hippo Campus (indie-rock band from St. Paul, Minn., that just released its debut album, “Landmark”)

June 4: Las Cafeteras (alt-folk with Afro-Mexican rhythms) with Meeting of Important People (Pittsburgh power-pop)

June 5: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

June 6: Michael Kiwanuka (British soul)

June 7: Sean Rowe + Birds of Chicago (folk/gospel)

June 8: Beats + Bars featuring Choo Jackson, HollyHood, Billy Pilgrim, Pirate Gang,Track Meet, Hubbs, DJ Selecta (Pittsburgh hip-hop)

June 9: Dawes (LA folk-rock band influenced by Jackson Browne and CSN) with The Accidentals (indie-folk)

June 10: Bluegrass Day with Sarah Jarosz (Americana/bluegrass from Texas) and Fruition (Portland, Ore., roots rock)

June 11: St. Paul and the Broken Bones (soul-rock band from Alabama that recently released its second album, “Sea of Noise”) The Commonheart (Pittsburgh soul-rock band led by Clinton Clegg that recently returned from SXSW)

2017 Creative Activities - See all
  • Giant Eagle Creativity Zone - Point State Park 
  • Riverlife presents 'to be determined': Take a Seat! 
  • Citizens Bank Children's Theater Series and EQT Bridge Theater Series 
  • Fort Pitt Museum
  • Techshop 
  • Mattress Factory 
  • Assemble 
  • Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse 
  • Pennsylvania Resources Council 
  • Sweetwater Center for the Arts 
  • Buzzword Pittsburgh Day 
  • Cultural District’s Pittsburgh Sound Playground 
  • Construction Junction featuring Studio Blue at Shuman 
  • The Andy Warhol Museum 
  • Plein Air Painting Workshop
  • Twilight Sketch Crawl  

Visit the Three Rivers Arts Festival for the entire festival guide.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

2017 Mother's Day Events in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


Looking for a special Pittsburgh event to celebrate Mother's Day?  Check out these featured 2017 Pittsburgh Mother's Day events from around the greater Pittsburgh area!

5/14
Mother's Day Skate
RMU Island Sports Center
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5/6
Love is a Battlefield - Mother's Day Murder Mystery Show
Gaetano's Banquet Center & Restaurant
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5/7
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
Pittsburgh, PA
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5/13
Mother's Day Wine Walk
Squirrel Hill Business District
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5/11-5/14
Miss Abigail's Guide to Dating, Mating and Marriage
Caberet at Theater Square
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5/12-5/14
Neil Sedaka 
Heinz Hall
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5/13
Brunch with Mom at the Pittsburgh Zoo
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5/14
Mother's Day Celebration at the Pittsburgh Zoo
All Mom's get in free when accompanied by a child
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5/14
2017 Mother's Day 5K Virtual Race
Pittsburgh - VIRTUAL YOU CHOOSE!
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5/14
Annual Mother's Day Afternoon High Tea
Arnold's Tea Pittsburgh
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5/13
Mom and Me Zumba Celebration!
Pittsburgh Mennonite Church, 2018 South Braddock Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15218
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5/13
Fiddlesticks Family Concert presented by PNC - Around the World!
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra - Heinz Hall
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5/13
Hartwood Acres Mother’s Day Tea
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5/14
Hartwood Acres Mother’s Day Mansion Tours
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5/14
Mother's Day on the Gateway Clipper
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5/14
Mother's Day Brunch at the National Aviary
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5/14
Mother's Day Brunch at The Chadwick
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5/12
Mother's Day Weekend at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
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Monday, March 20, 2017

2017 Pittsburgh Pirate's Promotions, Fireworks and FanJams!


Can you feel it?  The warm sun, the roar of the PNC Park crowd and the excitement of an Andrew McCutchen blast to center field - Pirate's baseball season is back!  Here are a few cool promotions, firework nights and FanJam events that the Bucco's are hosting this year, so check out these dates to maximize your visits to the ball park.

Bobblehead Giveaways
Who doesn't like bobbleheads?!  Check out the 2017 lineup:

Francisco Cervelli That's Amore Singing Bobblehead
Sat, Apr 8 - 7:05 pm vs. Atlanta Braves
Presented By Allegheny Health Network to the First 20,000 Fans

Bob Walk Chair-Tip Bobblechair
Sat, May 20 - 4:05 pm vs. Philadelphia Phillies
Presented By ROOT Sports to the First 20,000 Fans

Jordy Mercer Bobblehead
Sat, Jun 17 - 8:15 pm vs. Chicago Cubs
Presented By Levin Furniture to the First 20,000 Fans

Gregory Polanco El Coffee Bobblehead
Sat, Aug 19 - 7:05 pm vs. St. Louis Cardinals
Presented By Dunkin' Donuts to the First 20,000 Fans

Zambelli Fireworks Fridays
Pittsburghers love fireworks!

Fri, Apr 21
7:05 pm Yankees

Fri, May 5
7:05 pm Brewers

Fri, May 19
7:05 pm Phillies

Fri, Jun 9
7:05 pm Marlins

Fri, Jun 30
7:05 pm Giants

Fri, Aug 18
7:05 pm Cardinals

Fri, Sep 1
7:05 pm Reds

Fri, Sep 227:05 pm Cardinals


Children's Giveaways
Here are some of the great kids promotions for the 2017 Pirate's season:

Kids Batting Glove
Sun, Apr 9 - 1:35 pm vs. Atlanta Braves
Presented By Dick's Sporting Goods | Kids 14 & Younger

Kids Jump Rope
Sun, May 7 - 1:35 pm vs. Milawaukee Brewers
Presented By Allegheny Health Network | Kids 14 & Younger

Kids Baseball Glove
Sun, May 21 - 1:35 pm vs. Philadelphia Phillies
Presented By Highmark | Kids 14 & Younger

Kids Beach Towel
Sun, Jul 2 - 1:35 pm vs. San Francisco Giants
Presented By Chevrolet | Kids 14 & Younger

Kids Replica Alternate Starling Marte Jersey
Sun, July 2 - 8:00 pm vs. New York Mets
Presented By Coca Cola | Kids 14 & Younger

Kids Backpack
Sat, Aug 19 - 7:05 pm vs. St. Louis Cardnials
Kids 14 & Younger

Kids Fitness Band
Sun, Sep 3 - 1:35 pm vs. Cincinatti Reds
Presented By Highmark | Kids 14 & Younger

FanJams
Rock out after the game with these musical acts:

FanJam Postgame Concert featuring Flo Rida
Fri, May 26 - 7:05 pm vs. New York Mets
 Presented By Highmark

FanJam Postgame Concert featuring Chicago
Fri, Aug 4 - 7:05 pm vs. San Diego Padres
Presented By Highmark

For a complete listing of all 2017 Pittsburgh Pirates Promotions please visit the Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball Club