Posts Tagged "Events"


Last updated: 06/13/17Close your eyes and imagine the perfect camp fire. If you’re like us, and everyone in the United States without an Eastern European heritage, you are probably thinking of marshmallows roasting on a stick. Booking.com But if you are fortunate enough to have Eastern European family, especially those from Hungary, you may be envisioning something a bit different- a bacon roast. The premise is exactly the same...

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Last updated: 05/31/17Pittsburgh’s outdoor amphitheater, Key Bank Pavilion (formerly First Niagara and Star Lake before that), is the preferred venue for many of the world’s best bands and musicians as they make their touring stop in Pittsburgh. Booking.com But this pavilion, located about 45 minutes west of downtown Pittsburgh, has had some notoriety about it throughout the years as accessing the arena is quite difficult...

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Last updated: 05/24/17Everyone in Pittsburgh knows that PPG Paints Arena (formerly CONSOL Energy Center) is home of the mighty Pittsburgh Penguins. But outside of hockey season the arena does not sit empty, and is instead one of the best spots in the city to catch some of the largest bands and musicians in the world as they make a stop in Pittsburgh to perform. Booking.com One band we got to check out at PPG Paints Arena in 2017 was...

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Last updated: 04/18/17The Banff Mountain Film Festival is not unique to Pittsburgh. In fact, it is not even unique to the midwest or even the United States. Booking.com This film festival originates from the tiny mountain town of Banff just outside of Calgary, Canada. Aside from being a town in its own right, this part of the world is also a great spot to get out and experience all things nature. To capitalize on this, the city has...

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Last updated: 04/12/17If the explosive growth of the restaurant scene and the local food movement in Pittsburgh is any indication, Pittsburgh has tons of locavores and foodies. One of the most popular annual events for such individuals is perhaps the Farm to Table conference. This event is the perfect opportunity to network with other like-minded Pittsburghers, learn about things like canning and preserving, attend demonstrations, and...

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