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Share your thoughts about preservation

What What does "preservation" mean to you? This story slam invites Pittsburghers to share a 10-minute story on this theme. The slam runs in conjunction with the art show "Significantly Pittsburgh," examining historic Pittsburgh buildings in the process of preservation. The top story will win a framed original artwork. Anybody interested in speaking is asked to email the event organizer in advance.
Where Assemble at 4824 Penn Ave. (Bloomfield)
When September 9, 2017 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
How much Free

Watch the film ‘Pride’ at a Labor Day screening

What The Pittsburgh Democratic Socialists of America will host a screening of the 2014 comedy-drama "Pride." The film chronicles the story of the Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners campaign and documents the support LGBT activists gave to the 1984 British miners' strike.
Where Mik Pappas Campaign Office at 5112 Penn Ave. (Bloomfield)
When September 4, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Celebrate at a weekend-long festa Italiana

What At this multi-day festival, eat Italian foods, play bocce, see a pizza stretching demonstration, and watch (or participate in) Italian Idol. Dubbed as the region’s largest heritage festival, Little Italy Days has been a Pittsburgh tradition for more than a decade. The festivities run from noon to 9 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Where Liberty Avenue (Bloomfield)
When August 19, 2017 at 12:00 pm to August 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm
How much Free admission

Find some Wednesday night lols

What Women will be in spotlight at this Ladies-Only Comedy Jam. A stageful of women will perform improv, stand-up, musical comedy and storytelling. Performing is not a requirement, and the audience is open to everyone.
Where Brillobox at 4104 Penn Ave. (Bloomfield)
When August 16, 2017 at 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm
How much Free

Soak up all the summer music vibes

What The Make Music Pittsburgh Summer Solstice Extravaganza will feature music genres ranging from country rock ‘n’ roll to hip-hop to solo blues punk and even some ukulele tunes. The event will also feature live art and drawing. Plus, it’s at Bloomfield Bridge Tavern, so … pierogies.
Where Bloomfield Bridge Tavern at 4412 Liberty Ave. (Bloomfield)
When June 21, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
How much Free

Celebrate Pittsburgh’s LGBTQ artists and makers

What It's Pride weekend in Pittsburgh, and the Gay & Lesbian Community Center of Pittsburgh is celebrating local LGBTQ artists and makers. “Smoke and Mirrors” takes place at more than a dozen venues along Penn Avenue and includes performances, a craft market, a bake sale and more.
Where Various venues
When June 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm to June 11, 2017 at 12:00 am

Building a bridge between Pittsburgh’s literary and activist communities

What Brillobox's The Bridge Series features local writers and groups that are doing good. Poet Veronica Corpuz, author Deesha Philyaw and novelist/playwright Sarah Shotland will each read this Wednesday. Words Without Walls, a creative writing organization, will also be on hand.
Where Brillobox at 4104 Penn Ave. (Bloomfield)
When April 26, 2017 at 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
How much $5

Shop the Bloomfield Winter Market

What From cookies to hot sauce, hummus and more, shop at the off-season market for a variety of items. It's the last winter market of the season.
Where Bloomfield Market at 5050 Liberty Ave. (Bloomfield)
When March 11, 2017 at 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
How much free