Arts & Culture

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Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids In Pittsburgh

The buildings, rivers, neighborhoods, culture, museums and historical background of the Pittsburgh region is an art project ready to be shared each day. This summer, kids and their families will have a unique educational experience and understand the elements of art.

07/20/2015

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Best Music Shops In Pittsburgh

Whether you play the trombone, or diddle with the piano – are an avid vinyl fan, or collect rare cassettes, the following are 5 of the best music-oriented shops in Pittsburgh. Buyer beware – the following have such a phenomenal selection, outstanding customer service and inviting ambiance that entire paychecks may go missing.

07/13/2015

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Best Places To See Stand Up Comedy In Pittsburgh

Do you like to laugh and enjoy a great time? Then, you’ll love the stand up comedy opportunities in Pittsburgh.

06/29/2015

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Best Language Classes In Pittsburgh

If you’ve always wanted to learn a language, or need to brush up on your existing linguistic skills, then this is the list for you. Pittsburgh is home to world renown universities and libraries, so you know you’re in duly capable hands when you sign up for one (or all) of these language courses, led by highly trained language leaders.

06/22/2015

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Best LGBT Pride Events In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh certainly has a lot of pride – pride in its history, its ineffable sports teams, and its bountiful, colorful LGBT community. June is LGBT Pride month, though every day is a celebration of love, understanding, and camaraderie in this flourishing community. Celebrate Pride this year by bouncing to one – or all – of the venues on this list, and show Pittsburgh what you really love about it – it’s unequivocal acceptance of everyone.

06/01/2015

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: How To Take Better Pictures With Your Phone

Some of us simply don’t have the funds to afford a Nikon D610 FX-format 24.3 MP 1080p and have only our smartphones to rely on to capture life’s beautiful moments. Thankfully, photographer extraordinaire and Steel City resident, Jodi Williams, shares her best tips and tricks to make your iPhone pictures look professional.

05/18/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In Pittsburgh

Your children will no longer fight you on spending the day at the museum.

05/12/2015

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Best Upcoming Museum Exhibits In Pittsburgh

A tour of Pittsburgh’s finest museums are a great way to spend some quality time with your sweetie, or even your mom.

05/11/2015

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Foursquare On The Pin Ep 4: NYC’s New Whitney Museum & Other Art Favorites

This episode of Foursquare on The Pin covers New York City’s new Whitney Museum and other art favorites.

05/05/2015

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Best Bars To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Pittsburgh

This Cinco De Mayo, Pittsburgh’s many bars and Mexican restaurants open their doors for a fiesta of fun and flavor.

04/30/2015

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Best Spring Festivals In Pittsburgh

Spring has finally arrived, and what better way to celebrate the end of this dreadful winter than by celebrating the season outdoors? CBS Local has rounded up the five best spring festivals in the area for you to enjoy – some are family-friendly, some are perfect for a couples outing, and all are glorious in their warm weather outdoor-ness. Check out one – or all five – and celebrate the sun and rebirth of nature.

04/27/2015

Earth Day Events

Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day In Pittsburgh

The city of Pittsburgh, PA is celebrating Earth Day, April 22, 2015 with an exciting array of things to do and enjoy. This year, purchasing green is encouraged to recognize Earth Day for a spectacular event that will be better than ever before.

04/20/2015

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Best Used Bookstores In Pittsburgh

Customers looking for used bookstores in Pittsburgh to purchase books, find gifts, maintain or build a personal library or maybe just those looking to sell a book can visit these best used bookstores in/around the city.

04/06/2015

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Best Easter Day Events In Pittsburgh

Sometimes Easter Day isn’t just spent at home with family and friends. Sometimes you may be looking to break out of your usual routine and mix it up with some kid-friendly fun. These events, many of which are free or low-cost, are a great way to celebrate Easter and to welcome in spring. Expand your horizons on Easter by giving back, playing downtown, or simply change your place of worship.

03/30/2015

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Best 2015 Spring Theater Productions In Pittsburgh

From the CLO, to the Benedum, and every other Cultural District spot in between, these world-class stages are brimming with beautiful music, stories and theatrics that rival productions found in New York, Chicago and LA.

03/16/2015

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