We have a wonderful Pittsburgh weekend on tap for you this week! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo (conveniently!) on a Friday, discover more about Bigfoot, bring your pet to a special event or see a play at the Hazlett Theater. Whatever you choose to do, we hope you make it a Pittsburgh Beautiful day! Here’s this week’s list of things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend.
Friday May 5th
4th Annual Barrel Roll with Wigle Whiskey
Barrel with Wigle Whiskey from their distillery in the Strip District to their Northside barrel house. Pittsburgh Beautiful will be rolling, so come out and hang with us! The barrel part of the journey is free but the opening of the barrelhouse and maltmalt will be ticketed. $20, for more information on the event click HERE. Use the code BH2017 to receive $5 off of your ticket.
Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Howl at the Moon. Enjoy giveaways, live music, food and drink specials and more. Enjoy one of the restaurant’s signature blue margarita buckets. Price depends on what you buy, for more information on the celebration click HERE.
2017 Pennsylvania Bigfoot Camping Adventure
The PA Cryptozoology Society and Bigfoot and Paranormal Society will be hosting this event at the Benners Meadow Run Campground beginning today. Get ready for a three-day event with various lecturers, authors and more. If you’ve ever been interested in the mysterious “Bigfoot” creature, this is your day! 3 p.m., $20-$30, for more information on the event click HERE.
Saturday May 6th
This fun event you can take your pet to as well! Benefitting Chase Away K9 Cancer, there will be vendors, nail trimmings, photos, a bake sale with pet-friendly treats and more. Free, for more information click HERE.
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
See the regional premiere of this play set in Pittsburgh will be at the Hazlett Theater. See observant character Charlie, as he navigates coming of age and the often odd time in between adolescence and adulthood. $10-$30, for more information click HERE.
Sunday May 7th
Fare Walk for Food Allergy
This walk at the zoo will raise funds and awareness for FARE’s mission to create a safer world for kids and adults with food allergies. They are raising awareness for the 15 million Americans with food allergies. Free, for more information click HERE.
Gospel Music Celebration
The Fayette County Fairgrounds hosted a weekend-long gospel music festival that ends today. Call 724-557-6236 for more information.
Be sure to check back each week for things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend!
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