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Here are some of the things we’ve got pinned to the calendar for February. Yes, we’ve got a few love-y, dove-y Valentine’s Day events on the list, but lots more interesting things to do too. Let us know what you are most looking forward to or if there is something we missed on Twitter @verylocalpgh.
Friday // February 1, 2019
- 12:01 am – Fresh Fest Tickets go on sale. We’ve got the details on this beer festival here.
- Delicious Pastries Last Show @ Howlers // Delicious Pastries is a band, this will be a treat for your ears. $5. [ALMOST FREE]
- Year of the Pig Bacon Night @ Threadbare // Bacon pizza & drink specials. [FREE]
Saturday // February 2, 2019
- George Martin’s 91st Birthday Celebration @ Allegheny Elks [FREE]
- Twin Peaks Weekend @ Spring Hill Brewing
- Opening Day at the Distillery @ Kingfly Spirits // More about this new cocktail spot in the Strip from NextPittsburgh.
Sunday // February 3, 2019
- WYEP Alternative Souper Bowl @ Carnegie Library in Oakland [FREE]
Monday // February 4, 2019
Tuesday // February 5, 2019
- On The Spot Happy Hour @ Spirit // Fundraiser to provide hygiene packs for local schools to give students who cannot afford to purchase these items.
- Residencia: Jalsa by Veda (Indian Tasting Dinner) @ Casa Brasil
Wednesday // February 6, 2019
- Pay What You Can Preview Night for Quantum Theater’s new Production “The Gun Show (Can we talk about this?)” @ Carnegie Library in Homewood [ALMOST FREE]
- Nasty Slam @ Spirit // Poetry slam with a $200 cash prize.
Thursday // February 7, 2019
- Love StINKS @ Commonwealth Press // $50 for 2 to print your own cards & t-shirts (no event link it’s Commonwealth Press being CWP)
NEXT THURSDAY – feb 7thwe are hosting our annual LOVE stINKS event – come hang out, print some valentines day cards…
Friday // February 8, 2019
- Dragon of Polish Hill @ Glitterbox Theater // New show from Pittsburgh puppeteer Dave English. $5
- Chokeslam II: Another Night of Curated Wrestling Videos @ Spring Hill Brewing
Saturday // February 9, 2019
- Belle Voci Choir: All You Need is Love @ East Liberty Presbyterian Church // Women’s choir celebrates the 55th anniversary of the Beatles first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. https://www.bellevocipgh.com/many-voices-one-song
- One Night Stand @ Ace Hotel // Fundraiser for Attack Theater.
- Rhapsody in Brew @ Spirit // Homebrew Competition to benefit Edgewood Symphony
Sunday // February 10, 2019
- PGH Record Night @ New Amsterdam
Monday // February 11, 2019
- Lime Zesting Party @ Maggies Farm Rum
Tuesday // February 12, 2019
- No Red Roses @ Ace Hotel // Make some candles and other pretty things with the folks from Workshop PGH
Wednesday // February 13, 2019
- Puppet Karaoke @ Boom Concepts
— BOOMConcepts (@BOOMConcepts) January 31, 2019
Thursday // February 14, 2019
- Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra @ Carnegie of Homestead Music Hall
Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, Carnegie Library Music Hall, Homestead https://t.co/y2OwJagLGL
— WZUM Pittsburgh Jazz (@WZUMJazz) January 12, 2019
Friday // February 15, 2019
- Grand Opening w/ Starship Mantis, Tribe Eternal and DJ Femi @ The Marquee // New music venue in Squirrel Hill
Saturday // February 16, 2019
- Rose Soiree @ Il Tetto // A whole evening of Rose and Froze.
Sunday // February 17, 2019
- Pittsburgh Fermentation Festival @ Spirit
Monday // February 18, 2019
- Vegan Burger Night @ Gluten Free Goat
Tuesday // February 19, 2019
- CMU Art Lecture: Thaddeus Mosley with Naomi Chambers @ Carnegie Mellon School of Art [FREE]
Wednesday // February 20, 2019
- Eric Jones in Impossible @ Liberty Magic // Magic show for adults
Thursday // February 21, 2019
- First Time Homebuyers Happy Hour @ Lorelei // Real Estate Agent Tirzah DeCaria will walk you through the basics of home buying.
Friday // February 22, 2019
- In Bed By Ten Dance Party @ Spirit // The February dance party is a benefit for FlowerHouse. Read our story on In Bed By Ten here.
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We're back, baby! Beat the winter blues by getting on the dance floor on Friday, February 22nd from 6-9pm! Bring $10 in cash for the door, because we're raising money to help FlowerHouse, a community art studio in Wilkinsburg that seeks to empower women and children through arts education. See you on the dance floor!
Saturday // February 23, 2019
- A Celebration of Seeds: 7th Annual Seed and Plant Swap @ Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh [FREE]
- Pancakes & Booze Art Show @ Spirit
Sunday // February 24, 2019
- Etna Winter Street Skate @ Butler Street in Etna
Monday // February 25, 2019
- Bring Your Own Bard Shakespeare Games @ Te Cafe
Tuesday // February 26, 2019
- Black Yoga @ Illume // A darker yoga class
Wednesday // February 27, 2019
Thursday // February 28, 2019
- grlpwrpgh’s Babes, Brews, and Board Games @ Eleventh Hour Brewing // quarterly networking event for “boss babes of the ‘burgh”