Mad Mex is extending happy hour pricing on house margaritas all day long. Order a small (12-ounce) for $3, a medium (16-ounce) for $5, or a large a.k.a. Big Azz (22-ounce) for $7. Flavor options: Original or fruity (black cherry, raspberry, mango, strawberry, passion fruit or sangria blur) — frozen or on the rocks. Mad Mex has a bunch of locations around the area, including one in Shadyside (220 South Highland Ave.) and one in Oakland (370 Atwood St.).
Where: Mad Mex at Various locations
When: February 22, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. to February 23, 2018 at 1:00 a.m.
Make a bowtie for the dapper dog in your life at this Pop Craft workshop. You'll pick the fabric and leather, use a template to cut out the materials, and put it all together to attach to your furry friend's collar.
Where: Petagogy at 5880 Ellsworth Ave. (Shadyside)
When: November 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
How much: $34
The September edition of Jam on Walnut will feature live music from The Hobbs Sisters + NO BAD JUJU. A $5 wristband purchase grants access to beer specials throughout the evening. Proceeds from beer sales benefit animals in need at Humane Animal Rescue.
Where: Walnut Street (Shadyside)
When: September 23, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Peruse the work of more than 140 painters, potters, jewelers and photographers at this annual art festival. The festival started out as a neighborhood street fair and became one of the state's top shows.
Where: 739 Bellefonte St. (Shadyside)
When: August 27, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
How much: Free