Friday, November 1 | 7-10PM | Phipps Conservatory
Don your finest mask, swoosh your cape and join a parade of paper faces at Party in the Tropics: Masquerade. Gather your friends and head to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens for a healthy dose of revelry and rejuvenation as their Tropical Forest Conservatory transforms into one of the city’s most unique nightspots. At this reoccurring party, you can make their paradise your own as you indulge in sweet and savory morsels, taste unique cocktails and seasonal beer selections, dance to the beats of a live DJ, and unwind amidst lush greenery and rushing waterfalls. You won’t find a venue like this anywhere else in the ‘Burgh!
Friday, November 1 | 9PM-2AM | Belvederes
Head to Belvedere’s for a special edition Halloween Hangover Dance Night! DJ ADMC will be bringing you the best in Hip-Hop, RnB, Pop, Emo & Club. Costumes are welcome and encouraged! Prizes will be awarded to the best costumes.
Saturday, November 2 | 8:30PM | Hard Rock Cafe
The evening will include trivia, drink specials, cosplay, wizard themed music, games and more. The best dressed will also have a chance to enter into the Costume Contest for cash and prizes. There will be special Triwizard Tournaments throughout the night with rewards like free drinks & wizard themed swag! Special themed drinks will be served all night long to keep the potions flowing. Plus, there will be a grand prize sweepstakes trip for 2 to London.
Friday, November 8 | 6-9PM | Pittsburgh Zoo
Wine tastings. Small bites. Live music. And animals! Sample wine from local and national wineries and vineyards while enjoying the PPG Aquarium and Water’s Edge venues and exhibits at twilight.
Saturday, November 9 | 7PM-12AM | Deutschtown
Don’t miss the 2019 Deutschtown Bar Crawl! Drink your way through some of the best bars in Deutschtown, kicking off at Monk’s Bar at the Priory and ending at Verdetto’s. Cheers!
Saturday, November 9 | 10AM-6PM | Nova Place
Now in its 14th season, the PGH Vintage Mixer returns to the North Side for its biggest vintage fair yet! The Mixer’s curated, authentic vintage fair gathers the best local and regional sellers of genuine vintage fashion, home goods, décor, vintage vinyl and more! Head there for a full day of shopping genuine vintage and antiques.
Friday, November 15 – Saturday, November 16 | Schenley Plaza
On November 15 and 16, Headspace is bringing mindfulness, meditation, and more to the people of Pittsburgh. This free two day event is full of activities to help make you feel happier and less stressed. There’ll be meditation, food, sleep stories, plenty of play, and even a famous face or two. Read below to find out more and RSVP now here.
Saturday, November 16 | 2-6PM | Rivers Casino
Don’t miss the Hops and Vines Wine & Beer Fest where there will be drinks, games, food and live music! This event features over 50 varieties of beer and wine from some of the best local breweries and wineries in Pittsburgh! Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door.
Friday, November 15 – Sunday, November 17 | Convention Center
Attend the 2019 Pittsburgh Pet Expo presented by Healthy Pet Products November 15-17 for pawsitively, purrfect fun! More than 250+ vendor booths of fantastic pet products and services. Tickets are $10 for adults, and free for children and pets!
Friday, November 22 | Downtown Pittsburgh
Don’t miss the 2019 Comcast Light Up Night and the opening of the Peoples Gas Holiday Market on November 22! This will be a night filled with live music from national and local artists, a fireworks display, family activities, the illumination of the Golden Triangle and more!
Friday, November 22 | 6-10PM | Lumaze Pittsburgh
Head to Beers of the Burgh Winter Warmer with 30+ local breweries for a truly one-of-a-kind craft beer sampling experience in the Lumaze illuminated wonderland. Plus they’ll have live music and an awesome line-up of local food trucks to round out the event. For tickets and more information, visit their website.
Friday, November 22 | 4PM-12AM | Coughlin’s Law
Stop by Coughlin’s Law for Light Up Night and kick off the Holiday Season on the Mount! Their decorations will be up and all kids receive a free ornament to decorate! $5 for all Christmas drafts and $5 featured cocktails all day plus special dinner features.
Friday, November 22 | Carnegie Science Center
Start the holiday season with a bang at Carnegie Science Center. Gather up the fam or Scout troop and get a front-row seat to a fantastic fireworks display, jam out to a festive laser light show, be among the first to see the brand new educational film Superpower Dogs in The Rangos Giant Cinema, and experiment with the science of light. Create a colorful bracelet or keychain that reacts to UV light, experiment with glow sticks, and catch a rainbow on a piece of paper. Get your tickets now for $39!
Thursday, November 28 | 7AM-12PM | PNC Park
Start your Thanksgiving Day with the YMCA Turkey Trot, presented by UPMC Health Plan, and help support the effort to provide food security to children, families, individuals and seniors in Pittsburgh. With 1-mile, 5K, 5-mile or combination options, all proceeds benefit the non-profit YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh with YMCA food pantry programs and the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank receiving an estimated 10,000 pounds of donated food. All races are dog and stroller friendly. All Walnut Capital residents are invited to register with a 10 percent discount using code WALNUT10. If running isn’t your thing, there are opportunities to volunteer on race day at water stops or as course marshals. Register, volunteer or browse FAQ: pittsburghymca.org/turkeytrot
Saturday, November 30 | 11AM-6PM | Hotel Monaco
Support small businesses and shop for holiday gifts at Hotel Monaco’s annual Wintermarket. This market features a variety of locally made good from talented Pittsburgh makers. Attendees will also enjoy a cash bar, snacks from The Commoner, and live entertainment in a winter wonderland designed by LUXE Creative. Admission is free, goods, food, and drinks are pay-as-you-go.