Pittsburgh is in celebration mode this weekend! Between a food truck rally, a bacon roast, and a luau, get ready to kick off summer in the ‘burgh!
Friday May 19
Cocktails & Cuisine 2017
This Friday, Crisis Center North in Wexford is inviting Pittsburgh chefs and spirit purveyors to raise funds for the services Crisis Center North provides to those dealing with domestic violence and abuse. There will be an auction, dancing, and plenty of foods and drinks at this fun gala. Tickets can be purchased online.
Saturday May 20
Traditional Hungarian Bacon Roast
Huszar in the Northside is hosting their second annual bacon roast, where guests get the chance to roast slab-bacon over open fire pits. The bacon will be served on fresh sourdough bread with peppers, onions, and tomatoes. Tickets also include a shot of plum brandy, one Karlovacko beer, dessert, and live entertainment. More information can be found online.
Relish Breakfast with Kinsman
Kisman shop in Lawrenceville and popular vegan donut provider Relish are teaming up this weekend. Eat bagels and donuts and shop beautiful menswear at the event. More information can be found online.
Boyd & Blair Distillery Hours
Starting this weekend, the Boyd & Blair Distillery will officially be open to the public every Saturday for tours and tastings. To kick things off, the Rolling Kitchen will be serving up delicious fresh, handmade food, on site this Saturday. More information can be found online.
Crawl for a Cause Benefiting St. Baldrick’s
Crawl around six different Lawrenceville bars this Saturday to support St. Baldrick’s Foundation and their mission to end children’s cancer. Tickets include serious drink specials, and the chance to make new friends. More information can be found online.
Driftwood at the Staghorn
Everyone’s favorite duo is back – Driftwood Oven and the Staghorn Cafe! Driftwood and Staghorn are teaming up all summer long, and you can continue enjoy Driftwood’s delicious pizza in a serene setting. This Saturday marks the May team up. Check out our write up of the event for more information!
Enjoy Bikes, Beers + BBQ at the Pear and the Pickle
Take advantage of the glorious weather by attending a BBQ fundraiser for Bike Pittsburgh at Pear and the Pickle Cafe. There will be tons of food, and Roundabout Brewery serving beer. Check out our story for more information.
Sunday May 21
Endless Summer Luau at Beirgarten
Luau for a good cause at the Hotel Monaco’s second Endless Summer Luau. Tickets include a Lei, a cocktail served in a custom Biergarten tiki mug for you to take home, coconut husking demonstration,’tattooing’, Hawaiian musicians, an authentic Polynesian Luau show and a fire knife dance. Ticket sales benefit the Ronald McDonald House. More information can be found online.
4th Annual North Hills Food Truck Festival
Over 25 food trucks, including Oh My Grill, Pgh Crepe Cart, Pgh Halal Foods, Pgh Pierogi Truck, and the Rolling Kitchen, will be at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church this weekend for the 4th Annual North Hills Food Truck Festival. There will also be fashion trucks, beer and wine. More information can be found online.
Sonntag Featuring Spoonwood Brewery
Enjoy Sundays (Sonntag) at the Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse every Sunday this summer. Wigle will be featuring a different brewery every week, and providing free beer with every Wigle spirit dram purchase. This Sunday is Spoonwood Brewery. More information can be found online.
Bagels and Bubbles Brunch Pop Up!
Enjoy bubbly drinks and bagels from Black Radish Kitchen at the Allegheny Wine Mixer this Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. More information can be found online.