The first weekend in November has plenty of fun options. On Friday, there’s a Klingon tour downtown, Saturday is a harvest tasting and Sunday, get ready to cheer on runners at the EQT Pittsburgh 10-miler!
Society for Contemporary Craft is putting on this celebration of all things crafty from 6-8 p.m. Friday night. Check out handmade tableware by over 30 international ceramic artists. The event is free but tickets are needed for those who want the VIP preview. $30, Get VIP Tickets Click Here
From Pittsburghese to Klingon: A Public Art Walking Tour
This walking tour is for you, yinzer Star Trek fans! The Office of Public Art in the ‘burgh is offering a public art walking tour in both Klingon and English (okay…Pittsburgh English). The guest speaker narrating the event is Andrew Shull-Miller, who hails from Virginia and is a Klingon linguist. Believe it or not, he has translated commercials and even operas into Klingon. Pretty cool! The tour begins at noon at the Convention Center. $10, Get Public Art Walking Tour Tickets Click Here
5th Annual Harvest Tasting
This farm to table experience is a casual get-together for foodies to enjoy locally grown foods. Come out to meet fellow food lovers and try new local dishes. The event takes place at the produce terminal on Smallman St. in the Strip District. We’re getting hungry just typing this! $15-$25, Click Here for More Info on the Harvest Tasting
Tegan & Sara
Come check out indie group Tegan and Sara at this concert at Stage AE. Identical Canadian twin sisters Tegan and Sara started playing guitar and writing songs at 15. They’ve since released eight studio albums and have become prominent advocates for the LGBT community. $29.50 in advance, $32 day of, Tickets to Tegan and Sara at Stage AE
Dare devils will want to check out this one! Maigican Lee Terbosic of America’s Got Talent fame will do an upside-down straight jacket escape stunt above the streets of Pittsburgh. What does this have to do with Houdini? Well, he performed the very same stunt 100 years ago on this very day in the exact same location. Get down to Liberty Ave. and Wood St. before noon, that is when Terbosic is scheduled to be on. There’s also a Steelers watch party afterwards at Ten Penny. Free, More information click here.
EQT Pittsburgh 10-Miler
One of the most popular races of the fall, the 10-mile race is put on by the nonprofit P3R which promotes the love of running and community access to health and fitness activities and learning. Wind through a scenic tour of Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods and take in all the autumnal sights and sounds. No longer accepting new runners, but Pittsburghers are welcome to head downtown to cheer runners on, More Information Click Here.