What better way to chase your Yinzerita than with a warm cookie?
Pittsburgh voters spoke: If you’re eating from a food truck, hot dogs — the handheld, summer classic — are the way to go.
|What||For fans of the hoppiest of hoppy beers, this can release party is for you. East End Brewing will be canning beers, which you can purchase, for a fresh taste at the HopstravaCANza.|
|Where||East End Brewing at 147 Julius St. (Larimer)|
|When||June 27, 2017 at 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm|
|What||Beer. Sammiches. Live music. Enough said. Head to the Strip for bites from Meat & Potatoes, Kelly O's, Spork, Edgars Best Tacos, Bull Dawgs, Pittsburgh Sandwich Society, Peppi's Subs-Pittsburgh, Strip District Meats, Lucy's Original Banh Mi and Wholey's Fish Market.|
|Where||21st St & Smallman St. (Strip District)|
|When||June 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm|
|What||Open windows, loud music, tacos and margarita flights will be in the spotlight at the Verano Vibes Fiesta. Colonel Eagleburger's Highstepping Goodtime Band will provide the background music for the first evening of verano (summer).|
|Where||Tres Rios at 1719 E Carson St. (South Side)|
|When||June 21, 2017 at 4:00 pm|
Summer is officially here, and it’s bringing along rosé, snow cones, grilled meats … and sunny days (here’s hoping).
|What||Scratch Food & Beverage is hosting Dazed and Infused, a summer solstice party, including craft cocktails, tastings with Boyd & Blair Vodka, a spread of seasonal eats, grilled meats, and a DJ. Also on tap will be a line-up of beer cocktails and the specialty cocktail “Summer Lovin,’” featuring a strawberry basil infusion. Proceeds benefit non-profit Community Human Services.|
|Where||Scratch Food and Beverage at 1720 Lowrie St. (Troy Hill)|
|When||June 22, 2017 at 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm|
|How much||$27.50 in advance | $29 at the door|
|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|
Who will be crowned the champion: Las Chicas or Hott Dawgz? Vote by 10 a.m. June 26.
|What||It's the first Squirrel Hill Night Market of 2017. More than 100 vendors will be selling items from art to fashion, food and furniture. Plus, there will be live music, kids' activities and food truck vendors.|
|Where||Forbes Avenue and Murray Avenue (Squirrel Hill)|
|When||June 17, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm|
|What||Try vegan samples at "A Taste of Vegan Pittsburgh!" An all-vegan sampler plate is $5 and features food from eight different places. If you're still hungry, Spirit's vegan pizza will be available by the slice or pie.|
|Where||Spirit at 242 51st St. (Lawrenceville)|
|When||June 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm|
|What||Join The Incline to do super-important research on the trucks that make their way into the Final Four of the Ultimate Pittsburgh Food Truck and cast your vote in-person for the Top Two, as we host the Final Four food trucks. Tickets are limited and get you samplings of local wine, beer and spirits. Food is not included, but we encourage you to buy dinner from your favorite truck before you cast your Top Two vote.|
|Where||Nova Place plaza at 100 South Commons (Allegheny Center)|
|When||June 14, 2017 at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm|