Sorry for the delay in getting this posted. A little late – but still lots of time to enjoy these weekend activities.
I wrote a similar statement yesterday, but August in Pittsburgh is awesome. Those who have headed for the shore are missing out on some of the best the burgh has to offer.The weekend forecast is in the 70s and the fun cast is outstanding – check out these events – beer festivals, music festivals, a pool party and a free concert with Sharon Jones at Hartwood Acres.
http://storify.com/iheartpgh/august-is-awesome-pittsburgh-events-for-august-10… Read the rest
Just across the river from Lawrenceville, Millvale has got a ton of cool stuff going on:
New Sun Rising – a non profit organization that is supporting and funding more community projects in Millvale
The Saxifrage School – an innovative project that is getting started in a Millvale storefront to rethink college educations
Millvale Community Library – Millvale doesn’t have a library so the community is working to set one up.
You can drink beer and support Millvale this weeked at their annual Brew Fest. The Millvale Brew Fest celebrates their 5th annual festival Saturday, August 13, 2011. The Millvale… Read the rest
I have attended this beer fest in the past and it is a lovely afternoon – low key, beer sampling by the river on a hot August Saturday. Since the Steel City Big Pour sold out in the first day of ticket sales you might as well enjoy the summer beer festivals while you can.
4th Annual Millvale Brew Fest
DATE: Saturday, August 14, 2010
LOCATION: Millvale Riverfront Park
TIME: TWO SESSIONS, 1-4 pm and 5-8 pm
COST: $30-$40 tickets are available online here… Read the rest