Events happening this week in Pittsburgh

Monday Night Dodgeball

Monday, May 14 | 7:00-10:00PM
Monthly Dodgeball Night is back at the Ace Hotel! This co-ed, 18+ event welcomes all- no experience is required! Tickets are $5 at the door for all the ball-throwing fun you can manage.

Bike to Work Day

Friday, May 18 | 7:30-10:00AM
Bike to Work Day is a day to celebrate being one of thousands of people in Pittsburgh who rides to work! It’s also a day to give bicycle commuting a try, so join in the fun and bike to work on Friday, May 18, 2018. Visit a BikePGH Commuter Cafe on your way for breakfast snacks, coffee, and friendly faces to get your day moving.

2nd Pittsburgh Taco Festival

Saturday, May 19 | 12:00-7:00PM
You’re invited to the 2nd Pittsburgh Taco Festival at Highmark Stadium on May 19th! Some of your favorite taco spots in the ‘Burgh will be present, such as Condado, Steel Cactus and more. The event is divided into two sessions: 12-3PM and 4-7PM. Make sure to get your tickets now to enjoy all the tacos later!

Lawrenceville Cat Crawl

Saturday, May 19 | 11:00AM-4:00PM
Head to Pittsburgh Sandwich Society on May 19th to shop and visit adorable adoptable cats and kittens, who will be spending their day at the unique shops and eateries along Butler Street. Purchase a shopping pass to get access to specials at each participating business with proceeds benefitting Animal Friends. Shop, eat cuddle – a purr-fect Saturday in Pittsburgh!

Pittsburgh Spring Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show

Saturday, May 19 | 10:00AM-5:00PM
Spring has officially sprung! Celebrate with a day out shopping! This large show will feature artists and crafters selling their original handmade items at Teamsters Local Union 249! Admission is $3 to the public, children under 12 are free! A portion of proceeds will benefit local non-profit, Senior Pet and Animal Rescue. This show is currently accepting vendors.

Lawrenceville Art Crawl

Saturday, May 19 | 3:00-9:00PM
Celebrate local art and music of all kinds while supporting local business! The Lawrenceville Art Crawl is designed to reinforce ties in the community by having the public experience a spectrum of art and music in non-traditional venue spaces, which results in local artists and businesses cultivating together. The goal is to invite the community to come out and appreciate the vibrant culture and innate talent that Pittsburgh has to offer. This is a FREE event that will line Butler St with unique performances. 

Pure Barre at the Ballpark

Saturday, May 19 | 4:00-7:05PM
Join in a unique pop-up class on Federal Street at the base of the Roberto Clemente Bridge, led by instructors from Pure Barre. Then head to the ballpark when the Pirates take on the San Diego Padres at 7:05pm! For only $30, participants receive the 1 hour barre class and a corner box game ticket!

Royal Wedding Watch Party

Saturday, May 19 | 6:30-9:30AM
Roll out of bed early in your PJ’s and come watch the Royal Wedding Festivities at Harris Grill. Watch Harry and Meghan tie the knot on multiple TV’s. Drink some mimosas or elegant English Breakfast tea. Fancy scones and cupcakes, Tea sandwiches, and a British photo selfie “booth.” Tickets are $27 and include hot tea, 2 frozen mimosas, assorted fancy pastries and tea sandwiches.

The City Spree

Sunday, May 20 | 8:00-11:00AM
After a 2 year hiatus, the City Spree 5k is back! This 5k is unlike any other in that there is no course! Runners and walkers create their own path through the city to discover its secret places and hidden gems. Individuals and groups are welcome, as racers compete on speed, distance, and cleverness–as long as they make it back in time. Get your tickets now!

Mixed Threads Spring 2018 Expo: Local Streetwear & Vintage

Sunday, May 20 | 12:00-6:00PM
Mixed Threads is a quarterly event to promote and highlight local street clothing designers in and around the Pittsburgh area. This event provides an opportunity to showcase and develop relationships with other artists, designers, and entrepreneurs in a support and engaged environment.

Lucky’s 6th Annual South Side Dog Festival

Sunday, May 20 | 12:00-5:00PM
Lucky’s South Side Dog Festival is Sunday, May 20th 12pm-5pm at Double Wide Grill South Side! There will be doggy contests, vendors, food/drink, giveaways, games and fun for all ages! Bring your Dog and enjoy a family-friendly day celebrating our furry friends!

Club Cycle Destination Ride

Sunday, May 20 | 8:00AM
This special event takes place high above the Pittsburgh skyline on the Mt. Washington Overlook at 200 Grandview Avenue. Enjoy the view while riding with a certified Club Cycle instructor who will have you cycling to the beat of a high energy playlist mixed by a live DJ! Tickets are available now for $35/each.

5th Annual North Hills Food Truck Festival

Sunday, May 20 | 11:00AM-3:00PM
Head to St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church for the premier annual Food Truck Festival in the North Hills. They’ll be packing the church grounds with over two-dozen of the best food trucks and fashion trucks in the Burgh. Indoor auditorium seating plus beer by Hop Farm Brewing, wine, delicious homemade baked goods, small games of chance, music, caricatures, and a whole lot more. Grab your grub outside and then head into the auditorium.

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