Random acts of kindness: The tab picked up for four ladies at Brown's Country Kitchen – More stories about nice people…
After we had eaten our dinner and were going to have dessert, the waitress graciously informed us that our dinner had been paid for — and that we each had an additional $5 to order dessert. We all were totally astounded when she told us that the gentleman at the table next to us had taken care of our tab.
Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look:
Raise a glass its time for Oktoberfest. – For nineteen years the Penn Brewery has brought Munich to Pittsburgh with our annual Oktoberfest celebration and this year will be no exception. Held the same weekends as its German counterpart, the Penn Brewery offers the most authentic Oktoberfest celebration in Pittsburgh.
Friday and Saturday nights the party starts at 5:00 p.m. with live German entertainment, a delicious variety of German foods and our craft made, award winning beer highlighted by our annual Oktoberfest Bier.
Join us for the second annual Steel City Big Pour which is once again the greatest beer fest in the land. Featured breweries are:
Scott Smith from EastEnd Brewing
Brandon from Rock Bottom
Mike from Troegs Brewing Matt from Voodoo Brewing Jim from Erie Brewing
Fred from Hoppin Frog
Woody from Ale Street News
Chris from Bocktown
Drew from Pipers Pub
Aaron from Stone Brewing
We're still giving away FREE TICKETS to the Brewing UP A Cure beer festival! Check out the contest page for details!
Pittsburgh After Work – Back to Work – Where has Pittsburgh After Work Been? – I am not sure who write this blog but they have some reviews of places to go after work – they also have some funny posts and are looking for readers to suggest more places to visit. They tooke a break in Dec. but seem to be back in action with quite a few blog posts. If you are looking for an indepth look at the Pittsburgh Bars – this is a blog for you.
Cornhole is a game that goes by many different names – bean bag toss, baggo, tailgate toss (there are many other names listed on the Wikipedia page too). It is kind of like horse shoes but with bean bags instead. Click here for game instructions.
There is quite a following of the game here in Western, PA. PUMP offers a league that plays Tue nights at Buffalo Blues in Shadyside – more info here. The Double Wide Grill has some cornhole boards out on their patio too.
Bernie George has organized a few tournaments and is looking for other people who want to play – if you are interested leave a comment here or send me an email info – at – Iheartpgh.com.