What to do this week in Pittsburgh: July 22-28, 2019

Explore another world this week, whether that’s through the science of virtual reality, the history of colonial times, or the life of goats.

And this upcoming weekend, Picklesburgh returns, so get ready to eat all the pickled things, drink all the pickled beverages, and buy all the pickle-themed merch.

Here’s what else is on tap for the next seven days.

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Incline event

🤖 July 31: Meet the up-and-comers shaping Pittsburgh’s tech scene (Strip District)


Partner event

💼 July 25: Interview for jobs where you can help people in residential care settings, our homeless neighbors, and more at Pittsburgh Mercy’s hiring event. (South Side)


Other events you’ll love

Monday, July 22

🐶 Downward dog with your dog (Larimer)

🙏 Meditate with a monk on your Monday (East Liberty)

💬 Learn some Japanese at this beginner’s class (Oakland)

🎧 Experience BasedGrvce, a multi-genre DJ, at Darkness is Spreading (East Liberty)

Tuesday, July 23

➡️ Learn about America’s role in the Vietnam War (Strip District)

🎭 Take in performances from folkLAB while enjoying an open bar and food (Lawrenceville)

🤖 Chat about virtual and augmented reality over drinks (Downtown)

Wednesday, July 24

👼 Tour the Homewood Cemetery at “Angels and Obelisks” (Point Breeze)

🚀 Watch “Hidden Figures” on the biggest screen in Pittsburgh and hear from Pitt Engineering’s first African-American woman graduate (North Shore)

☀️ Wind down on Wednesday with Yoga on the Square (Downtown)

Thursday, July 25

🚲 Strip down for the Pittsburgh Underwear Bike Ride (Lawrenceville)

🤓 Nerd out at Nerd Nite, “a lecture series that’s a mix between a TED talk, a happy hour, and freshman orientation” (Lawrenceville)

🐦 Tour the Maxo Vanka murals with a focus on bird art (Millvale)

📕 Talk about “The Handmaid’s Tale” at Escaping Gilead (Bethel Park)

🍷 Celebrate sustainability in food and wine while consuming both (Millvale)

Friday, July 26

🏓 Play pickleball at the Gamma Pickleball Classic through Sunday (Downtown

🥒 Eat all the pickled things and buy all the pickle merch at Picklesburgh through Sunday (North Shore and Downtown)

🎨 Explore the Warhol Museum ‘til late with a cash bar during Good Fridays (North Side)

🍿 “Hey, you guys!” Watch Goonies on the BIG screen (North Shore)

🎵 Be up all night for Drake Night — you can thank us later (Lawrencville)

Saturday, July 27

📜 Learn what it was like to be a Pittsburgh woman in the 18th century (Downtown)

🐐 Hang out with goats at Goat Fest (South Side)

🚗 Check out some cool cars at Pistons in the Park (North Side)

🍷 Groove to live music with a glass of wine in your hand at Vine Rewind through Sunday (Strip District)

☕️ Pivot your way over to this “Friends” trivia bar crawl (South Side)

Sunday, July 28

👟 Get outside for Open Streets (Downtown, Uptown, South Side)

🍑 Celebrate peach season with pies, peachy brunch foods, peach cider, and peach activities (Spring Garden)

📸 Take a photo safari at Carrie Furnaces (Swissvale)


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