things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend

Rounding out April, we’ve got some great events for you on tap. If you’re into basketball, you’ll want to stop by the Pittsburgh Jam Fest on Friday. There’s a Women’s Expo going on on Saturday and Sunday, there’s a photo expo for all you art lovers out there. Wherever you end up, we hope you make it a Pittsburgh Beautiful day! Here’s our list of things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend.

Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

Friday April 28th

2017 Pittsburgh Jam Fest

Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

Hoop Group Pitt Jam Fest hosts college coaches and those in the nation’s top AAU programs. Get ready to see 30+ courts under one roof! The Pitt Jam Fest is covered by outlets like ESPN and CBS Sports. For more information on the event CLICK HERE.

YMCA Stand Against Racism

Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh will team up with the YWCA for the 10th Annual Stand Against Racism. This year’s theme is “Women of Color Leading Change.” The branches and their partner organizations across the U.S.A. will be supporting this campaign. Free, for more information on the event click HERE. 

Saturday April 29th

Keg Ride

Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

Now in its 13th year, the keg ride will begin at the East End Brewing Co. Get ready for a few kegs and hundreds of your fellow beer and cyclist lovers to pedal to a mystery place to debut 2017’s “Pedal Pale Ale.” Get ready for a slow, meandering and completely awesome time. $15-$25, for more information on the event click HERE.

Pittsburgh Premier Women’s Expo & Show

Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

This expo at the convention center will include featured speakers, fashion showcases, entertainment, pampering, shopping and more. The event is presented by Posh Events and Exotic Hush Fashions. 12 noon, $20, for more information on the event click HERE.

Sunday April 30th

Kierra Darshell’s Drag Brunch

Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

Head down to the James Street Gastropub and Speakeasy for a very special drag brunch, the 10th Annual Mr. Tri-State All-Star Contest. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and the show starts at 12:30. $10, for more information on the brunch click HERE.

PGH Photo Fair

Things to do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

The PGH Photo Fair at the Carnegie Museum of Art is the first and only art fair that will promote photography. Every year the fair hosts internationally known dealers and photography projects. Expect to see museum-quality prints and photo-based art from the 19th Century through modern times. 12 noon-5 p.m., free, for more information on the event click HERE.      

Be sure to check back each week for things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend!

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 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend

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