Most Monday nights, Wigle Whiskey hosts Batnam Nights, where they open their tasting room to a different Pittsburgh area non-profit and donate a portion of the proceeds to the organization. This Monday night the Batnam night will be a Valentine’s trivia night to benefit a local historic preservation effort.
On Monday, February 13, 2017, Friends of Albright is hosting a special trivia night at Wigle Whiskey in the strip district – Big Heart Trivia. Friends of Albright, which I helped to establish in 2014, is a group of community members that has been working to preserve and re-purpose the Albright… Read the rest
Hopefully this event wont be sold out by the time you read this blog post. The cool kids who run the Independent are teaming up with the folks at Wigle Whiskey for a four course dinner that will redefine the shot and beer. The food at the Independent Brewing Company is awesome and at $65/person this is a steal for what promises to be a delightful evening. Tickets are available here.
Read more about local beer and booze in Pittsburgh…
Beer: In Pittsburgh things really are hopping (powersource.post-gazette.com)
A new pocket guide tours you through local booze-makers (pghcitypaper.com)
Craft… Read the rest
If you haven’t had a chance to check out TechShop Pittsburgh yet – you are in luck! On August 28, they are closing down the shop for a party of epic proportions. This is a great party and a great deal – a day pass to TechShop is $50. Tickets for Party@TechShop are $15, use the code TSlovesIheartPGH to save $5 off the ticket price. So for $10 you get access to the shop and whole lot of food and drink from some of the best local spots in town.
Party@TechShop – Thursday, August 28
When: Thursday, August 28, 2014… Read the rest
A big thank you to the Children’s Museum for being our very first weekly sponsor! Check out this great hands-on event that is coming up next week in the MAKESHOP.
On December 12 check out MAKEnight in the MAKESHOP ® at the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh . Try your hand at soldering a wire ornament, experiment with wreath making, and make your own LED holiday card. Cocktails by Wigle Whiskey and snacks by e2.
Tickets are $12/$15 before the event and $17 at the door. Past MAKEnight’s have sold out! Tickets can be purchased online here.
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School may be out for the summer but there’s still plenty of opportunity to get your learn on. From day-long workshops to weekly evening classes, there’s tons of chances to try something new or pick up long-forgotten hobbies once again.
Whether you’re picking up a pair of needles for the first time, looking to perfect your purling skills, or ready to make the perfect pair of socks, a knitting or crochet class is a great opportunity to pull out the yarn and needles. The following locations offer a variety of classes for all skill levels.
Dyed in the Wool… Read the rest