If you’re looking to get in touch with your inner movie star this Oscar season, here are five of the best ways to party like a movie star in Pittsburgh.
With the winter holiday season and New Year’s Day over, there’s still one upcoming celebration that many people look forward to: Mardi Gras. French for “Fat Tuesday.” This year’s Mardi Gras falls on Feb. 12 come join in on the Fat Tuesday festivities at these five bars, which host the best Mardi Gras celebrations in the area.
If you’re single, get ready to mingle at these five bars and events where you’re sure to find Valentine’s Day romance, or at least a good time.
In a drinking town like Pittsburgh, there are bars that cater to hipsters, downtown professionals, the rowdy college crowd and, as of recently, cowboys and cowgirls. Country-themed and Southern-style bars have been growing in popularity throughout Pittsburgh thanks to their laidback, casual atmosphere, delicious drinks and down-home country cooking. If you’re ready to kick up your heels in country, western fashion, saddle up and visit the best Southern-style bars in Pittsburgh.
Blow out your candles and throw back a few birthday drinks at the five best bars for your birthday in Pittsburgh.
From the quick rhymes of a budding rapper to the rocking sounds of a local pianist, 2012 certainly sounded good with Pittsburgh’s local musicians.
Pittsburgh’s appreciation for performance art extends well beyond ballets and plays at the Benedum Center in the city’s Cultural District to its music scene that encompasses a variety of styles and musicians. From national pop stars to local country celebs, there’s a concert for every genre of music lovers making their way to the area over the next few months. Here are five of the must-see concerts coming to Pittsburgh in 2013.
Whether you don’t have the funds to sip Cristal with Nicki Minaj at the Palms Vegas, or find traveling during the holidays too much of a hassle, you’ve come to the right place for the best Pittsburgh New Year’s Eve parties.
If you’ve already crossed shopping for presents, selecting your Christmas tree and baking holiday goodies off your winter to-do list, you may think there’s little left to do to help get you in the mood for the upcoming holiday season, but this time of year, Pittsburgh is bustling with a variety of holiday activities and events. A city rich in music and performance arts, Pittsburgh often draws some of the best winter concerts and tours to iconic downtown venues, like the Benedum Center and Heinz Hall, and this season is no exception. From Christmas rock operas to the purest vocal performances of local a capella groups, there’s a holiday concert to match every musical taste. Ring in the holiday season with these acclaimed holiday concerts.
Thanksgiving officially kicks off the start of the holiday season for many Pittsburghers who are welcoming out-of-town guests, dear friends and even a few outliers. With everyone in town, the eve before Thanksgiving is an ideal time to throw a black Wednesday get together. As many Pittsburghers know, nothing brings together old friends quite like a good beer and great grub. This black Wednesday, forget about cooking, uncorking wine and cracking open a beer at your house and spend your pre-Thanksgiving at these five bars ranked among the best black Wednesday bars in Pittsburgh.
Whether you’re hoping to waste an hour or two between flights or have an evening to spend at the airport’s hotel lounge, don’t pass up these five watering holes rated Pittsburgh International Airport’s best.
If you’re tired of the same pretentious watering holes that blast the same overplayed dance hits, then get ready to take a trip back in time at these bars and nightclubs with the best retro nights in Pittsburgh.
If you’ve been planning your Halloween costume since January, there’s no doubt you’ve also been in search of an awesome Halloween party where you can show it off, enjoy some Halloween treats and maybe even spook your friends. Pittsburgh has no shortage of ghoulish Halloween parties thanks to its variety of bars, nightclubs and unique locations that appeal to trick-or-treaters of all ages. Grab your mask, your trick-or-treat bag and get ready to celebrate Halloween at these fun Pittsburgh parties.
Pittsburgh boasts a history rich in steel and sports as well as a ghostly past. In fact, the city that’s been voted one of America’s most livable is also home to many of the nonliving. From east-end universities to north-side homes, ghosts abound in the city — some even patronizing area bars for one last round. If you’re ready to share some spirits with your spirits, have a drink at these five haunted Pittsburgh bars.
While Oktoberfest, a 16-day commemoration that honors Bavarian culture, originally started in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, this celebration of German food, beer and festivities has quickly become a favorite holiday of the large population of Pittsburghers with Germany ancestry … and everyone else.
This week at the Allegheny County Summer Concert Series our ears were delighted with the beautiful tunes from the Pittsburgh Symphony. Check out the pictures here!
KDKA celebrated the mid-week mark by heading down to Market Square for games and music! We’re there every Wednesday all summer long, so stop by next week to win some great prizes!
Zig Daniels joined NewsRadio 1020 KDKA in Market Square for Mid-Week Music Wednesday!