2014 Art All Night is coming to Pittsburgh this weekend

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Art All Night, Pittsburgh's annual free art event, pops up in Lawrenceville this weekend for its 17th year. The completely volunteer-run event is held non-stop from 4pm on Saturday, April 26, 2014 until 2pm on Sunday, April 27, 2014. Never heard of Art All Night? The idea behind the censorship-free, non-juried event is to encourage participation from all types of artists. Everyone is welcome to come, share, and experience a variety of local art and activities. Besides original artwork, … [Read more...]

Ben, Jerry, Dave & Andy – Let’s Talk Ice Cream

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Today, Tuesday, April 8, 2014 is free cone day at Ben 7 Jerry's Scoop Shops across the country. The Pittsburgh location of Ben & Jerry's is located downtown at 936 Penn Ave.  This location is operated by the Pittsburgh non-profit Life's Work and provides on-the-job training to youth who face employment barriers. From the Life's Work website: Located at 936 Penn Avenue in the heart of Pittsburgh’s Cultural District, Life'sWork's Ben & Jerry's PartnerShop is one of only three … [Read more...]

Regent Square Theater is premiering the new AMC series Low Winter Sun on July 29 for free

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Regent Square Theater is showing a sneak peek of the premiere of Low Winter Sun, the newest AMC series, on Monday, July 29 at 8pm.  Described as “a story of murder, deception, revenge and corruption in a world where the line between the cops and the criminals is blurred,” hopes are high for this complex drama. Up to 4 tickets are available for free on a first-come, first-served basis at the theater’s box office or the Pittsburgh Filmmakers front desk (open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm). There’s … [Read more...]

Polish Hill’s Annual Arts Festival this Sunday

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What could be a better way to beat the Sunday blues than heading over to Polish Hill for its annual arts festival? Started in 2008, the festival features crafters, food trucks, and live music. There will be over 30 vendors present, and these aren’t your rinky-dink, run of the mill crafts. Polish Hill Arts Festival posted “previews” of the some vendors, and they are selling truly unique and beautiful art (including the previously featured John the Craftist). From wall art to silver jewelry, the … [Read more...]