Posts Tagged "Events"


Last updated: 09/5/17The end of summer is marked with several annual events in the Pittsburgh region, and one that has been a favorite in the Laurel Highlands for many years is none other than the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival! Booking.com We have been to many Renaissance Festivals elsewhere in the past, but our recent visit to Pittsburgh’s festival was a first- and it delivered the nostalgic experience we were looking for....

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Last updated: 08/29/17The Three Rivers Regatta is one of Pittsburgh’s largest annual events and attracts over half a million people to the city during its three days. Booking.com The event historically was held on the Fourth of July; however, as of 2016 was moved to August to stand on its own. We’ve visited this one many times throughout the years and have barely just begun to scratch the surface of all of the cool events...

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Last updated: 08/23/17Open Streets Pittsburgh (or OpenStreetsPGH, as the organization is called) is an outdoor event that has a very simple premise- to encourage you to get outside and be active! Booking.com The event is part of a global movement called Ciclovia which is said to have begun in Bogota, Colombia, in the mid-1970s. Here, the main roads of the city are shut down for several hours on Sundays and public holidays in order to...

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Last updated: 09/12/17The Deutschtown Music Festival takes place each July in Pittsburgh’s North Side and features hundreds of bands, dozens of stages throughout the region (most in Deutschtown, naturally), food trucks, other vendors, and so much more. Booking.com In fact, there is so much to see in this two-day event you really plan to spend the entire day down at the festival to get the most out of it! 200 Bands, Over Two...

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Last updated: 07/18/17We’ve been in the habit of checking out many of Pittsburgh’s beer tours and beer events in Pittsburgh¬†recently, and one of our favorites so far is also one of the newest: Imbibe North Side. Booking.com This event is the brainchild of the team over at the soon-to-open War Streets Brewery and is hosted at the Mattress Factory museum of contemporary art. If that combo isn’t enough to pique your...

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