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About Pittsburgh Events Calendar
Search or browse for upcoming Pittsburgh events in the About Pittsburgh events calendar, covering events in the greater Pittsburgh area and surrounding Western Pennsylvania counties
Recipe for Authentic Homemade Pierogies
This recipe for homemade pierogies is easier than you may think and walks you through making your own pierogie dough to a variety of pierogi fillings.
Know About Amish History and Settlement In...
Learn about the Ordnung which dictates much of Amish daily life, including matters of dress, technology, education, schools and daily family life. Page 2.
10 Places to Visit in Pittsburgh
Whether you're in town for a visit, or just looking for something new to try, these must-see Pittsburgh spots offer something for everyone.
Westmoreland County PA Trick or Treat Times
Wondering when to take your little ghost or goblin out? Check out our list of trick or treat times for Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania communities.
Fall Festivals & Pumpkin Patches in Southwester...
Find fall festivals, autumn activities, pumpkin patches, corn mazes, fall foliage tours, and other fall fun around Pittsburgh and Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Pumpkin Patches in Southwestern Pennsylvania
Pick your own pumpkin, enjoy a hayride to the pumpkin patch, or just find and purchase your Halloween pumpkins at these farms & pumpkin patches in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Includes pumpkin patches throughout the region, with an emphasis on pumpkin patches in the greater Pittsburgh area.
Beaver County PA Trick or Treat Times
Wondering when to take your little ghost or goblin out? Check out our list of trick or treat times for Beaver County, Pennsylvania communities.
Listings for Various Halloween Haunted Houses...
Pittsburgh haunted houses galore! Scare yourself silly this Halloween with this huge assortment of Pittsburgh area Halloween haunted houses, haunted trails, cruises, tours, hayrides and more. Covers Pittsburgh haunted houses, as well as other haunted houses across western Pennsylvania
Check Out Pittsburgh's World Famous View from...
Overlooking downtown Pittsburgh, the Mt. Washington neighborhood is a popular place to live and visit with two beautiful inclines on Grandview Avenue, several stunning overlooks of downtown Pittsburgh, and some of the best restaurants in the city.
What You Really Need to Know When You’re...
Make the most of your visit to Amish country with these tips for experiencing the Amish way of life without intruding on their privacy and beliefs.
Top 10 Hiking Trails Near Pittsburgh
With almost 60 percent of Western Pennsylvania covered by forests, the area offers an abundance of scenic hiking trails covering a variety of terrain. Grab your hiking boots and head to one of these beautiful hiking trails near Pittsburgh and around Western Pennsylvania.
Fall Festivals & Pumpkin Patches in Western...
Find fall festivals, autumn activities, pumpkin patches, corn mazes, fall foliage tours, and other fall fun around Pittsburgh and Southwestern Pennsylvania. Page 2.
Trick or Treat Times for Pittsburgh Neighborhoods
Find local Halloween trick or treat times for your Southwestern Pennsylvania community, including trick or treat and Halloween parade times for municipalities in Beaver, Butler, Westmoreland and Washington counties. Page 2.
Fall Foliage Drives in Western Pennsylvania
This beautiful Western Pennsylvania drive along scenic Route 18 offers spectacular fall foliage, rolling farmland and covered bridges. Get directions and highlights for this 58 mile driving tour from Raccoon Creek State Park to Waynesburg, Green County, Pennsylvania.
10 Things You Need to Do to Experience Pittsburgh
Explore some of the things that make Pittsburgh special in this eclectic collection of favorite Pittsburgh attractions, places and things to do.
Fall Foliage Drives & Tours in Western PA
These scenic western Pennsylvania fall foliage drives and tours will take you down some of our areas most charming roads and historic byways, decorated with fall colors and leaves of brilliant red, deep orange and shimmering yellow.
Party City - Halloween Costumes & Year-Round...
Party City, with several Pittsburgh locations, has a great selection of inexpensive costumes plus everything for your Halloween party.
How To Make Haluski (Cabbage and Noodles)
How to prepare Haluski, a dish of fried noodles and sweet cabbage, of Polish and Slovakian origin - a Pittsburgh favorite
Halloween Fun in Western Pennsylvania
Get in the Halloween spirit with our guide to the best haunted houses, spooky attractions and Halloween events in Pittsburgh and the surrounding area. Halloween trick-or-treat times, Pittsburgh ghost stories and tours, Halloween parties and more Halloween fun!
Discover the Congelier Mansion: 'America's Most...
Originally designated the most haunted house in America, this house on Pittsburgh's North side has many unexplained ghosts and evil stories.
10 New Year's Resolutions You Should Try
The New Year is a time to reflect on the changes we want or need to make. Here is a list of the top New Year's resolutions.
10 Popular Downtown Pittsburgh Restaurants to Try
From fusion to French, downtown Pittsburgh boasts a wide array of culinary attractions to please even the most discriminating of palates. Check out these favorite downtown Pittsburgh restaurants for something new!
A Football Fan's Guide to Heinz Field
Get the scoop on the myriad of parking options for fans attending football games or concerts at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Page 2.
Trax Farms Market
Trax Farms, located in Finleyville, Pennsylvania, is a 400 acre working fruit and vegetable farm with a bakery, farm market, garden center and nursery. Get the scoop on Fall Harvest Days, the pumpkin patch, hay rides, strawberry and apple picking and the Christmas Shop too.
Meet Roberto Clemente: Pittsburgh's Baseball...
Learn about the life and legendary baseball career of Roberto Clemente, the Hall of Fame right fielder who played for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
10 Things to Love About Pittsburgh
10 things to love about Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Restaurants Open for Thanksgiving...
Many Pittsburgh area restaurants and specialty stores offer a complete Thanksgiving dinner available for pre-order with pickup on Thanksgiving day. Page 2.
Guide to Pennsylvania State and Local Taxes
What you need to know about Pennsylvania taxes including income tax, personal property tax, sales tax, wage tax and inheritance tax.
UPMC vs. Highmark - What it Means for Western...
Get the latest on the ongoing contract disputes between UPMC and Highmark Blue Cross, and learn how it affects Highmark and other Blue Cross insurance subscribers living in Western Pennsylvania. Page 2.
Pittsburgh's Top Restaurants for Sunday Brunch
Discover the best brunch options in Pittsburgh with this guide to Sunday brunch buffets, including the Grand Concourse, Casbah, and the Gateway Clipper Sunday Brunch Cruise.
Top 10 Most Romantic Restaurants in Pittsburgh
Celebrate with your favorite someone or impress a new date at one of these best romantic restaurants in the greater Pittsburgh area.
The World Famous New River Train
Take a step back in time while enjoying the beautiful fall foliage of West Virginia on the world renowned New River Train. This main line excursion train traverses the 65-mile New River Gorge each October.
How to Get Your Pennsylvania Driver's License
Learn how to obtain a Pennsylvania driver license or how to transfer an out-of-state driver's license to Pennsylvania, including requirements, testing procedure, and links to Pennsylvania driver's license testing centers.
Family Friendly Pittsburgh Halloween Events
Halloween is a favorite holiday with kids, but some Halloween haunted houses and events are just a little too scary for the younger set. Check out this list of family-friendly Pittsburgh area Halloween haunted attractions and events for family-oriented Halloween fun near you.
Oglebay Winter Festival of Lights 2013
Find information, directions, and pictures for the largest holiday light display in the nation, Oglebay Resort's Winter Festival of Lights. Begun in 1985, the Oglebay Winter Festival of Lights attracts more than a million visitors per year, including 3,000 tour buses from more than 36 states.
Football Fan's Guide to Heinz Field
Heinz Field offers good old Pittsburgh favorites such as Primanti sandwiches and Quaker Steak and Lube wings, as well as many other food and drink options. Page 3.
Spirit Halloween Superstore
Spirit Halloween Superstores has a huge selection of Halloween costumes, accessories, masks, wigs, makeup, decorations and party supplies. Find a location near you, or buy Halloween costumes online.
Ghosts of Pittsburgh & Western Pennsylvania
Abandoned ghost towns, century-old buildings, and ancient cemeteries play host to a number of Pittsburgh ghost stories, folktales and legends. Learn more about the ghosts and ghost stories of Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania, as well as ghost tours and other ghostly events.
What Is the Origin of the Pittsburgh Steelers...
Do you know why the Steelers logo is the only one now in the NFL to be displayed on only one side of the helmet? Learn the answer to this and other interesting facts about the Steelers logo and its history and origin.
Mazes of Maize
Have fun getting lost this fall in these multiple acre corn mazes cut into fields of giant stalks. Find corn maze locations and details across Pennsylvania, with special focus on the Pittsburgh region.
6 Pittsburgh Landmarks from the Air
Enjoy Pittsburgh from an all new perspective. These six landmarks are easily identified by the air as being quintessential Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Family Fun
Explore these ten fun places in the greater Pittsburgh area which are sure to be a hit with kids of all ages - and their parents.
The Strip District - Neighborhoods of Pittsburgh
Explore the Strip District of Pittsburgh, one of the city's most popular spots for great food and nightlife.
Birthdays to Remember
Get creative for your child's next birthday party with this guide to fun Pittsburgh area birthday party locations.
Fallingwater - Mill Run, Pennsylvania
Explore Fallingwater, the greatest masterpiece ever designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, with a brief history, photos of Fallingwater, and visiting information.
Top 12 Places to Donate Food and Clothing in...
In the mood for cleaning out the closets, basement or garage? Here are some Pittsburgh area donation destinations for the clothing, furniture, books, computers, cell phones, cars and other items that you no longer need, but still have a lot of life left in them.
Pumpkin Patches in Western Pennsylvania
Pick your own pumpkin, enjoy a hayride to the pumpkin patch, or just find and purchase your Halloween pumpkins at these farms & pumpkin patches in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Includes pumpkin patches throughout the region, with an emphasis on pumpkin patches in the greater Pittsburgh area. Page 2.
Pennsylvania Facts & Firsts
Pennsylvania at a glance - including state facts, symbols, geography, notable firsts and more about the state of PA.
Monongahela Incline
The Monongahela Incline, built in 1869, is the oldest and steepest incline in the United States. Learn more about this famous Pittsburgh funicular which runs between Station Square and Mt. Washington, with its beautiful views of downtown Pittsburgh.
Fall Foliage in Western Pennsylvania
Enjoy Pennsylvania's fall foliage with these fall foliage driving tours, fall foliage photos, fall foliage hiking and biking trails, and other ways to enjoy Pennsylvania in the fall.
The Most Romantic Destinations in Western...
Get away for a weekend of romance at one of these romantic getaways in Western Pennsylvania, including romantic inns, spas, and luxury resorts.
Apple Picking in Southwestern Pennsylvania
Nothing beats the fresh, crispness of apples picked right off the tree, and the Pittsburgh-area orchards featured here offer visitors the experience!
8 Unique Ways to Experience Fall Foliage in...
Hang up the car keys and experience Western Pennsylvania's gorgeous fall foliage up close and personal with these 10 great fall foliage adventures.
Fall Foliage & Autumn Scenes
View pictures of fall foliage and photos of autumn scenes from across western Pennsylvania in this fall foliage gallery from About Pittsburgh.
What Is the Pennsylvania Individual Income Tax...
Get the scoop on the Pennsylvania personal income tax, including the current income tax rate, what income is taxed, who must file and more.
Top 10 Favorite Holiday Places in Pittsburgh
Enjoy the holiday season in Pittsburgh at one of these beautifully decorated favorite holiday places and exhibits.
SouthSide Works
SouthSide Works offers great shopping, dining and entertainment along the Monongahela River just a mile south and across the river from downtown Pittsburgh. Department stores, boutique shopping, a wide variety of restaurants, a movie theater, a riverfront trail and more are available at SouthSide Works.
Old Order Amish in Western Pennsylvania
Several Amish communities exist in Western Pennsylvania - including a group of approximately 1,500 Old Order Amish living in the quaint villages of New Wilmington and Volant, less than an hour's drive north of Pittsburgh.
Getting to & Around Pittsburgh
Tips for navigating Pittsburgh and surrounding areas on foot, by bus, subway and taxi. It is not exactly an urban planner's dream city, however.
Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium
The 77-acre Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is one of only six major zoo and aquarium combinations in the country. Also ranked among the top three children's zoos in the country, the Pittsburgh Zoo has thousands of animals in naturalistic habitats, a wonderful Kids Kingdom and a stunning indoor aquarium.
Do Not Call Me in Pennsylvania
Learn how to register your name or renew your registration for the Pennsylvania Do Not Call list to help reduce the number of telemarketers who call your home.
Get a Pennsylvania Hunting License
Most people over the age of 11 are required to have a hunting license to hunt or trap in Pennsylvania. Learn how and where to apply for a hunting license, plus find fees, regulations, links and tips.
What are the Best Neighborhoods to Live in...
What are the best neighborhoods in Pittsburgh? Learn about the many unique characteristics and charms of Pittsburgh's neighborhoods, which communities are the fastest growing, and what to look for as you choose a Pittsburgh neighborhood in which to live.
Ben Roethlisberger
Learn about the life and football career of Big Ben Roethlisberger, quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and previously for Miami University of Ohio. Get the scoop on the interests and passions of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger
Parking in Pittsburgh - Popular Parking Spots...
Tips for navigating Pittsburgh and surrounding areas on foot, by bus, subway, taxi and popular routes to get to Pittsburgh by car, bus, plane or train. Page 4.
Raccoon Creek State Park
Raccoon Creek State Park is one of the largest and most beautiful state parks in Pennsylvania, and features the 101-acre Raccoon Lake. Learn about its many attractions, including boating, fishing, hiking, biking and camping, and get the information you need to plan your visit to Raccoon Creek State Park.
Pennsylvania Death Penalty
Read about the history of the death penalty in Pennsylvania and the controversy surrounding capital punishment in the state.
How Big is Pittsburgh?
Many people consider Pittsburgh as one of the larger American cities in terms of population, and are surprised to learn that it doesn't even make the top 50. Learn just how Pittsburgh is, and what the numbers and statistics really mean.
Love Maple Syrup? Here's the Easy Way to Make...
Fun facts and figures about maple syrup and maple syrup production. Page 2.
Halloween Costumes in Pittsburgh
Bag a great Halloween costume in Pittsburgh at one of these Pittsburgh area stores which specialize in Halloween costumes, masks, wigs, props and accessories.
Carnegie Science Center
Explore the mysteries of science at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where you can investigate more than 400 hands-on exhibits, plus Highmark SportsWorks, a WWII submarine, and Omnimax theater.
Fall Foliage at Moraine State Park
Autumn colors are reflected in the still waters of Lake Arthur as seen in this photo taken at Moraine State Park in northwestern Pennsylvania. . Page 14.
Pittsburgh Light Up Night
Get the scoop on the 2013 Pittsburgh Light Up Night celebration, including 2013 Light Up Night events, street closures, and fireworks, and other Pittsburgh lightup night activities, from a dance party, to concerts and performances on all four stages.
Flight 93 National Memorial
Get the dates, hours and visitor information for the Flight 93 National Memorial near Shanksville, Somerset County, Pennsylvania.
Prime Outlets at Grove City, PA
Prime Outlets in Grove City is rated one of the Top 10 Best Outlet Centers in the country and offers more than 140 outlets just one hour north of Pittsburgh. Get hours, directions and learn about the outlet stores.
Nationality Rooms at the Cathedral of Learning
The Carnegie Museums in the Oakland neighborhood include the Carnegie Museum of Art, the Halls of Sculpture and Architecture, and the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. The Carnegie Museum buildings also encompass the Heinz Architectural Center, the Carnegie Library and Carnegie Music Hall. Find what you need to plan your visit to the Carnegie Museums, including hours, directions and admission prices.
Your Ultimate Guide to Skiing and Snowboarding...
Get the scoop on downhill snow skiing in western Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New York, including ski resorts, snow reports, and ski and snowboard shops.
Duquesne Incline
Take a step back in time on a century old cable car and see one of the best views of downtown Pittsburgh too. The historic Duquesne Incline is one of the few remaining inclines in the country, and its upper station houses a museum of Pittsburgh history.
Downtown Pittsburgh Shopping & Stores
Downtown Pittsburgh is small, but does have a variety of deparment stores, shops and trendy boutiques, all within a few blocks walk. Learn where to shop in downtown Pittsburgh, plus tips on where to park and eat while you're there.
Where to Get Great Burgers in the 'Burgh
These Pittsburgh restaurants and burger bars are among the best places in Pittsburgh to enjoy the quintessential American hamburger, gourmet style.
Mystery in the Mon
Is it a conspiracy? A mystery? Or both? in 1956 a B-25 bomber was seen crashing into the Mon River in Pittsburgh. There were 4 survivors, but no trace of the B-25 plane was ever found. Learn more about this Pittsburgh mystery and the ongoing search for the Pittsburgh B-25 ghost bomber.
Best Shadyside Restaurants
Looking for a good place to eat in Shadyside? There are dozens of restaurants in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh, but here are some of the Shadyside restaurants most popular with visitors and residents.
Pittsburgh Summer Festivals and Fairs 2014
Pittsburgh is sizzling this summer with plenty of festivals and fairs to keep you busy throughout western Pennsylvania. From the Three Rivers Art Festival to the Pittsburgh Regatta, we've got dates and info for them all.
How to Cook a Steak Pittsburgh Rare
Learn how to make the perfect Pittsburgh rare steak - charred on the outside and juicy and rare on the inside. Also often called black and blue steak.
Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
With the help of Mister Rogers, the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh is one of the best children's museums in the United States. Learn more about the many fun hands-on exhibits, birthday parties, and indoor and outdoor fun for kids of all ages to be found at the Pittsburgh Children's Museum.
Holiday Volunteer Opportunities in the Greater...
Bring the spirit of Christmas to a needy family this season with a tax-deductible donation of toys, household necessities or money to these Pittsburgh area charities who collect, purchase and/or distribute toys, household items, and other gifts for needy children and struggling families during the holiday season. Page 2.
Pennsylvania Elk Herd
Read a history of the Pennsylvania elk herds, learn about the lottery for elk hunting licenses, and get tips for the best elk viewing spots.
Andy Warhol Museum
This ultramodern museum dedicated solely to the work of artist Andy Warhol features extensive permanent collections of art and archives on the influential American artist. Get hours, directions and info on this interesting pop culture museum located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Where to Get a Flu Shot in Pittsburgh
Find flu shot clinics in the greater Pittsburgh area, including the Allegheny County Health Department, area Giant Eagle Shop 'n Save, Eckerd, Rite Aid, National City and more. Get dates and times for a flu shot location near you, find out about free flu shots, and learn more about flu shots for children. Western Pennsylvania flu shot locations.
McConnells Mill State Park
McConnells Mill State Park, located in Butler County, Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh, features the 3225-acre Lake Arthur for fishing, sailing, swimming and boating, plus hiking and bicycling trails, picnic areas and hunting.
Hereford and Hops
Hereford and Hops, a neighborhood steak house and brew pub located in Cranberry, PA, north of Pittsburgh, features huge steaks and microbrews, complemented by a full bar and wine list, and a full menu with everything from pizza, salads, and sandwiches to seafood and pasta entrees. You can even grill your own steak!
Fall Fun in Western Pennsylvania
Enjoy the fall in Western Pennsylvania with these PA fall foliage photos and tours, fall festivals, farm markets, fall hikes, wineries and other fall activities and fun in Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania
The Horrifying Story of 'Three Mile Island':...
Learn about the history and impact of America's worst nuclear accident, including a summary of events, how the crisis was handled, and its subsequent implications, including health effects.
Our Guide to Understanding Personal Property...
Get the scoop on the Pennsylvania personal property tax, including property tax rates and millages, information on how property tax is calculated, and an overview of the various property tax relief programs available in Pennsylvania.
Maples in the Fall
Pittsburgh. Page 15.
Get a Marriage License in Pittsburgh, PA -...
Everything you need to know to get a marriage license in Pittsburgh, PA and Allegheny County including laws, requirements, fees and the address of the Marriage License Bureau.
Costume World - Costume Rentals and Sales in...
Costume World, on Pittsburgh's Strip District, has about every costume imaginable available for sale or rental
Hunting Pittsburgh & its Countryside
Learn about hunting around Pittsburgh and its countryside with this guide to hunting in Southwestern Pennsvylania. Includes information on hunting seasons and bag limits, antlered deer season, elk and bear season, and the best places to hunt around Pittsburgh.
Can I Order Wine and Have it Shipped to...
Learn about the laws governing the shipping of wine to individuals in Pennsylvania,both from out-of-state vineyards and direct wine retailers.
How to Calculate Your Property Taxes in...
Learn how Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, determines residential property values and uses them to determine county property taxes.
Kennywood Amusement Park
Get the scoop on beautiful Kennywood Amusement Park near Pittsburgh, PA, including hours, admission prices, directions, and the rides and roller coasters. Kennywood is a state and national historic landmark.
The Waterfront in Homestead
The Waterfront in Homestead offers great shopping, dining and entertainment along the Monongahela River. Department stores, boutique shopping, a wide variety of restaurants, Loews Theatre, and more are available at the Waterfront, a fifteen-minute drive from Downtown Pittsburgh.
Hartwood Celebration of Lights
Find information, directions and photos for the beautiful holiday light displays at Hartwood Acres, known as the Eckerd Celebration of Lights.
How to Make a Perfect 'Hail Mary' Meat Loaf
Enjoy moist, delicious meatloaf slathered in Heinz Ketchup with this free meatloaf recipe from H. J. Heinz. Equally great for family dinner or a football party.
What You Need to Know about the 1794 Whiskey...
The history behind the Whiskey Rebellion of 1794, a hostile reaction toward taxation and the last time George Washington personally led troops on the field.
Romantic Places
Find unexpected beauty and romantic fun at these favorite Pittsburgh area locations for winter romance and relaxation.
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
Designated as a National Historic Landmark, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh is one of the largest Victorian greenhouses in the country. Learn about the rooms and flower exhibits, plus information on hours, parking and admission.
Pittsburgh Area Brewpubs & Microbreweries
Home brewing became legal in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County in 1977 and brewpubs not until about 1989. There are quite a few currently in operation.
Go Ape! Treetop Adventure in Pittsburgh
Go ape in Pittsburgh's North Park at the seven-acre Go Ape! Treetop Adventure Course. Thirty-seven obstacles situated in the treetops of North Park include five ziplines and two Tarzan swings, plus ropes, bridges, ladders, swings and trapezes. Learn about opening hours, costs, age requirements, and more. You can also book for a birthday party or other group!
Fall in PA - Scenic Fall Walking, Hiking and...
Get out and enjoy the crisp, cool fall weather and gorgeous fall color on these Western PA hiking, biking and walking trails.
Passengers & Crew of United Flight 93 -...
Learn more about the 40 amazing heroes of United Flight 93 which crashed during an aborted terrorist attack on September 11, 2001. Each of the Flight 93 passengers and crew members played a very important role in defeating terrorism and most likely saved the lives of hundreds in Washington D.C.
Pennsylvania Caves & Caverns
A number of caves and caverns across the state of Pennsylvania offer everything from guide-led tours of beautiful stalagmite formations, to hard-hat on-your-own spelunking adventures.
National Aviary
Marvel at hummingbirds the size of a thumb or Andean Condors with giant 10-foot wingspans at the National Aviary in Pittsburgh, which features more than 600 of the world's most incredible birds, including many endangered species.
Bridges of Pittsburgh - A Photo Tour with...
Pittsburgh is affectionately known as the City of Bridges for good reason, as these pictures show.
Pittsburgh Steelers Trivia & Fun Facts
Did you know that the Pittsburgh Steelers once fielded a team jointly with the Philadelphia Eagles with the team named the Steagles? Or why the Steelers logo is only on one side of their helmet? Learn more about these and other Pittsburgh Steelers trivia.
The Best Fish Fries in Pittsburgh
Find a Fish Fry for Lent in Pittsburgh offered by local Catholic Churches and organizations around the city.
Tips for Great Fall Photographs - Taking...
Capture the beautiful colors of fall in pictures with these easy photo tips.
Football Party Recipes
Liven up your next football or tailgate party with this collection of free football recipes from H. J. Heinz.
Best Places to Grab a Quick Lunch in Downtown...
Looking for a high-quality, quick-service place to grab lunch in downtown Pittsburgh? These restaurants may just fit the bill.
Mattress Factory - Art Museum
The Mattress Factory contemporary art museum located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, showcases installation art in room-sized environments, created by in-residence artists. Learn more about the Mattress Factory, including hours, admission, directions and exhibits.
Idlewild & Soak Zone
Located in the beautiful Ligonier Valley east of Pittsburgh, Idlewild & Soak Zone is the oldest amusement park in Pennsylvania and the third oldest in the United States. Get the details on hours, admission, rides and attractions at this great amusement park for kids and families.
Pittsburgh Food Trucks
Despite a variety of restrictive laws, food trucks are finally starting to get a foothold in the Pittsburgh market. Learn what food trucks are serving up fabulous food around the greater Pittsburgh area, and where to find them.
Fort Pitt Museum & Block House
The Fort Pitt Museum, located in historic Point State Park in downtown Pittsburgh, is a two-floor, 12,000 square foot museum that tells the story of Western Pennsylvania's pivotal role during the French & Indian War, the American Revolution, and as the birthplace of Pittsburgh.
Costume World
Costume World, in Pittsburgh's Strip District, has about every costume imaginable available for sale or rental. They specialize in Halloween year-round.
Pittsburgh Winter Weather & Travel
Plan your winter visit to Pittsburgh with these tips on what to wear, plus an overview of average temperatures and snowfall amounts.
Moraine State Park & Lake Arthur
Moraine State Park, located in Butler County, Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh, features the 3225-acre Lake Arthur for fishing, sailing, swimming and boating, plus hiking and bicycling trails, picnic areas and hunting.
Pittsburgh Thanksgiving Guide
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Pittsburgh Crèche
The Pittsburgh Crèche is a larger-than-life nativity scene and the world’s only authorized replica of the Vatican’s Christmas crèche on display in St. Peter’s Square in Rome. Learn more about the Pittsbugh Creche, including history and visiting hours.
Which Well-Known Movies Were Filmed in...
Learn about dozens of major films that have been shot on location in the Pittsburgh area during the past decade, including descriptions and links.
Century III Mall - West Mifflin, PA
Century III Mall is a Simon Mall property located about 20 minutes south of Pittsburgh. Get directions and learn about hours, stores, and upcoming mall events.
Pittsburgh Crisis Intervention
Call for help before a crisis becomes a real crisis. These 24-hour Pittsburgh hotlines, helplines and crisis intervention programs are here to help.
Janoski's Farm & Greenhouse
Janoski's Farm and Greenhouse, located in Clinton, Pennsylvania, is a large family-owned and operated farm and greenhouse with a farm market, farm bakery, garden center, gift shop and even a country restaurant. Get the scoop on Janoski's Pumpkinland and other seasonal celebrations and events, including pick your own strawberries and fresh cut Pennsylvania Christmas trees and wreaths.
Golden Maple Tree
Pittsburgh. Page 13.
Presque Isle Downs & Casino
Featuring slot machines and a thoroughbred horseracking track, the Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie is one of the first gaming facilities in Pennsylvania. Learn what you need to know to plan your visit to Presque Isle Downs, including area hotels and attractions.
Pittsburgh Farm-to-Table Restaurants
Like to eat fresh and local? These Pittsburgh farm-to-table restaurants emphasize local and sustainable foods, with fresh, seasonal ingredients and elegant presentations. Expect extremely fresh, seasonal menus that change daily
Ohiopyle State Park
Ohiopyle State Park is arguably one of the most beautiful state parks in the state of Pennsylvania. Learn about its many attractions, including whitewater rafting, hiking, biking, camping and waterfalls, and get the information you need to plan your Ohiopyle visit.
The Mall at Robinson - Robinson, PA
Get the scoop on one of Pittsburgh's newest shopping malls, The Mall at Robinson including directions, hours, stores, and upcoming mall events.
Erie-sistible!
Discover the attractions of Erie County, Pennsylvania, located just ninety miles north of Pittsburgh and packed with attractions and recreation.
Primanti Brothers Restaurant
Get hours, directions, and menus, and read a review of the Pittsburgh Primanti Brothers restaurant and its almost famous Primanti sandwich.
Pittsburgh Airport Parking
Pittsburgh has one of the best airports in the United States. Learn what to expect when you fly into or out of the Pittsburgh Airport, including airlines, parking, directions, baggage claim, transportation options, shopping, and security. Page 4.
Kentuck Knob - Chalk Hill, PA
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Piles of Pumpkins
Piles of pumpkins fill this picture taken at Simmons Farm in Western Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. Page 12.
Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills - Frazer Township,...
Get the scoop on one of Pittsburgh's newest shopping malls, the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills, including directions, hours, stores, and upcoming mall events.
Pittsburghese, The Language of Pittsburgh -...
What is Pittsburghese? It's the unofficial language of Pittsburgh. If you are planning to visit Dahntahn or just catch a Stillers game you might want to learn the language of the 'Burgh.
Halloween Guide for Pittsburgh and Western...
Halloween Guide for Pittsburgh including Halloween costumes, haunted houses, events, ghost stories, crafts, farm markets and much more
Fall Along the Longhouse Scenic Drive
Autumn foliage in brillian reds, yellows, oranges and golds blankets the hills on both sides of the Allegheny River in this photo taken along the Longhouse Scenic Byway in the Allegheny National Forest. Page 9.
Carnegie Museums of Art & Natural History
The Carnegie Museums in the Oakland neighborhood include the Carnegie Museum of Art, the Halls of Sculpture and Architecture, and the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. The Carnegie Museum buildings also encompass the Heinz Architectural Center, the Carnegie Library and Carnegie Music Hall. Find what you need to plan your visit to the Carnegie Museums, including hours, directions and admission prices.
Point State Park
Point State Park, located at the point where three rivers meet in downtown Pittsburgh, provides a nice oasis for downtown workers and visitors. Learn about the interesting attractions of this tiny city park.

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