Giant pumpkins, Octoberfest, and a myspace themed party! Yes, those events and more make for a packed calendar leading up to Halloween!
Rock Steelers Style 2018: A Signature Night
Pittsburgh Steelers suit up with their families, along with American Idol Finalist Gabby Barrett, who will perform at the show. The black and gold event supports UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program and Cancer Caring Center. $200-$500
Sienna Mercato - IlTetto - Octoberfest
The rooftop bar at Sienna Mercato will be transformed into Octoberfest, featuring Sam Adams samplings, Bavarian themed food and a stein hoist competition. Enjoy the view and the beer! | 4-7pm
Celebrate Oktoberfest in Market Square with beer infused-food and Oktoberfest brews, including German lagers, along with seasonal food and craft beers. You won’t want to miss this one! | Through October 7th
Everything is here if you want the full Fall experience: pumpkin picking, apple picking, hayrides, food, drinks, horse drawn wagon rides. Adults can enjoy the wine. The kids can enjoy the pony rides.There is something for everyone! | Every weekend in October
Maggie’s Farm Anniversary Party
Five is the theme as Maggie’s Farm celebrates five years of making Rum in Pittsburgh. The party will be held under the 31st Bridge. Five live bands, five food trucks, five different beers, and five different rum cocktails for only, you guessed it, $5 each! $5 adv, $10/door | October 13th | 3pm-10pm | 31st Bridge
Myspace Night Dance Party
Dance to your favorite music from the Myspace era at Brillobox. Get nostalgic and add some friend requests, or adjust your top 8. Either way it’s going to be lit like 2006. | Brillobox | 10pm-2am | $5
Monster Pumpkin Festival
Giant Pumpkins everywhere! No really, these pumpkins are biggest you’ll ever see. There’s even rowing competitions in these giant pumpkins. Not to mention, master pumpkin carving. And the coolest thing about it, giant pumpkins dropped from cranes! You have to see this in person! | Northshore | Free
SouthSide Creep N Crawl
The second annual bar crawl through Carson Street includes a complimentary cocktail. Are you tired of waiting in line? The ticket will get you a free entry/skip the line for passes for Foxtail, Skybar, Local Bar, Kitchen and Steel Cactus. Drink specials up to 40% off for each venue. Let the bar crawl begin! | 9pm - 2am
Empath's Sober Halloween Bash
Empath's 1st Sober Halloween Costume Bash! Filled with live music, a DJ, tasty house-made non-alcoholic mixed drinks, food and snacks, prizes, tarot, vendors and more!! The Shop - Homewood will be filled with vibes for a haunting, fun and social night out!
Heinz Field Kickoff and Rib Festival
The unofficial end of summer kicks off with five days of ribs, music, and more ribs the weekend of August 30th - September 3rd. The Clarks will headline Saturday night, and admission is free for each day. If you want to work off the food, Sunday’s activities include the Steelers 5k race, Fitness Walk, and kid’s kickoff run.
Pittsburgh Irish Festival-Riverplex
The slogan for the festival is “Step into Ireland,” and they mean it! If you want Irish music, food, beer, and art--you’ve come to the right place! New activities for this year’s festival include Celtic Axe Throwing, along with a Taste of Ireland, where fans can sample and purchase foods made in Ireland! Tickets- $12/Advanced
The Wine Opener-Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Spend the evening at Pittsburgh’s Grand Hall at the Priory, sampling wine and spirits, with food from top local restaurants. There’s also live entertainment, a silent auction, and a wall of wine. Try them all? Yes please! Tickets-$75
Third Annual David Alan Fashion Show
Pittsburgh’s own entrepreneur David Alan will be showcasing his latest men’s fashion line for what is sure to be one of the biggest parties of the year. The first two years were a huge success, generating over $20,000 for the American Cancer Society. This years celeb list includes superstars from the WWE, along with Pittsburgh Steelers, who will walk the runway on Grandview Avenue on Mt. Washington. Tickets-$150
Justin Timberlake - PPG
JT spent his summer playing shows in Europe, and now the man of the woods returns to PPG for the second time this year. Known for his high energy performances, Timberlake will bring a full band with him, complete with a stage in the middle of the floor. We can’t stop the feeling, but we can see one of the best live performers of today. Tickets $49-$225
Maroon 5 - PPG
Dirty looks from your Mother! That song was inescapable during this past summer, and it’s sure to be performed when Adam Levine and company hit PPG in support of their Red Pill Blues Tour, playing classic hits along with new tracks from their sixth studio album. Great opening act alert: Julia Michaels, who scored a worldwide hit with her song “Issues,” kicks off the show. Tickets $47-$190
Ed Sheeran - PNC Park
The stadium lights will shine when Ed Sheeran brings his global tour to PNC Park. All he needs is a acoustic guitar and he can entertain an entire stadium, with a passionate fan base that sings along to every word. When Sheeran sings “Perfect,” he might be talking about the city skyline backdrop. Tickets $39-$119
Clean Cosmetics @ East End Food Coop
What's lurking in your cosmetics products? Make a healthy and clean DIY cosmetic, gain a greater understanding of product labeling, including top ingredients to avoid, and learn how to make safe and healthy consumer decisions.
1st Annual Pittsburgh LGBTQ Wedding Expo
Enjoy a beautiful afternoon with us at the Pittsburgh Marriott North! You & your fiancée will have the opportunity to connect with a diversity of local LGBTQ-friendly wedding professionals, meet other couples, sample food, indulge in a cocktail... and plan the details of Your Own Special Day.
In it's third year of serving up outdoor cookout realness, this epic day party is bringing you the best of summer in Pittsburgh, dahn on the Mon Warf.
Little Italy Days in Bloomfield
Pittsburgh is a meatball town, and this 4-day long Italian festival in Bloomfield will prove it to you. Happening through Sunday the 189h, you'll bare witness to 3 stages, 30 acts, a Bocce competition (trust us, more exciting that you think), Italian Idol, and a pasta-eating competition.
7 Springs Wine Festival
3 days, 30+ wineries to sample, bands *and* vendors? We're there.