Here’s a look at what’s brewing inside the heated tent at 1700 Penn Ave. The three-weekend collaborative pop-up bar plans to be open until Dec 29.
This week we’re celebrating good beer and talking to brewers in Pittsburgh. We’ve also got all the details on the last few holiday markets and all of the holiday performances.
In this episode of The Slaw: Staying on top of Pittsburgh, we talk to Lauren Hughes, who is the assistant head brewer at Penn Brewery about beer, women in the Pittsburgh brewing industry and dive bars.
Things to do
Don’t feel like prepping and mixing drinks for your holiday guests? Boyd and Blair has a line of (local) pre-batched cocktails that are ready to serve.
The week-long birthday bash includes a 15-way tap takeover, a cake cutting ceremony and concludes with the annual ‘Crafts & Drafts’ holiday market.
A colorful, unscripted, real-time performance – check out Dave Bernabo’s review of ‘The Princess Jafar Hour’ at Club Cafe in Southside.
We’ve put together a guide to every holiday market in Pittsburgh so you can shop local for everyone on your list.
A warm, inviting perch above the hustle and bustle of Market Square – here’s what you can expect at The Holiday House in downtown Pittsburgh.
Dating back to 2008, Midnight Radio is a live (themed) vaudevillian variety show you can check out at Bricolage. “Yinzer Scrooged” runs til Dec 21.
We rode along during this year’s Pedal Pale Ale Keg Ride – an East End Brewing tradition. Watch for the surprise destination and hear from founder Scott Smith about how it all came to be.
Chrismukkah Galley in Bakery Square plans to donate 50% of all proceeds to Tree of Life and East Liberty Presbyterian Church. You can visit the pop-up until December 30.
Located behind Bird on the Run, you can now visit Commerce Bar speakeasy for an intimate – but approachable – night out. Here’s our preview.
In this episode of The Slaw: Staying on top of Pittsburgh, we talk to Jessa Gibboney about slow fashion in Pittsburgh. Jessa is a Very Local contributor who writes about small business and has profiled several local vintage shops for Very Local. For our collaboration of the week, we spotlight the monthly Pittsburgh Record Night. We’ve got the details on what to drink and how to stay warm at Grist House’s Fire Fest.
Get to know Jason Smith, the sole employee at Mothership Moto. We spent an evening in his garage for a little Q&A amongst the bikes.
From the classic Nutcracker ballet to the soon-to-be-new classic Yinzer Yuletide with Rick Sebak, there is a holiday event for everyone. We’ve put together a guide to every holiday performance in Pittsburgh this year.