Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

April 2017

Instill & Inspire

April 1 - June 30
August WIlson Center,
980 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States
+ Google Map

This dazzling exhibition of paintings, lithographs, collages, woodcuts, and other works by nearly two dozen artists tells the fascinating story of the Hewitts’ collection, the nurturing environment they created for artists in their home, and the steps they took to ensure that the collection be available to the public. Learn how the Hewitts both inspired…

Find out more »

The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation Scholarship Program

April 4 - April 30

  The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation Scholarship Program is accepting applications. Students must apply to PMAHCCF, the deadline is APRIL 30TH. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $2,000.

Find out more »

Tekko 2017

April 7 - June 9
David L. Lawrence Convention Center

Drawing a crowd of over a thousand attendees each year, Tekko-2017 is a convention for like-minded fans that have an interest in anime, Japanese music, toku, video games, card and board games, plus other Japanese-related popular culture. Contests, seminars, workshops, live concerts, and competitions are just some of the fun activities that will be taking…

Find out more »

Collaborators

April 7 - May 30
Quantum Theatre,
218 N. Highland Avenue , Pittsburgh , PA 15206 United States
+ Google Map

Quantum Theatre’s upcoming performances of Collaborators by John Hodge. Moscow, 1938. A dangerous place to have a sense of humor; even more so a sense of freedom. Dissident playwright Mikhail Bulgakov has both, despite being stalked by the secret police. Inspired by historical fact, Collaborators embarks on a surreal journey into the fevered imagination of…

Find out more »

Pittsburgh Hip-hop showcase

April 7 - April 30

Are you a fan of hip-hop music? An aspiring rapper or amateur poet (looking for exposure)? Are you looking for a powerful way to tell your story (to thousands of people)? Well Pittsburgh wants to hear from you! The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is inviting anyone 16 and over to write a rap for its first-ever Pittsburgh…

Find out more »

Festival of Ridvan

April 20 - May 2

A 12-day festival commemorating the commencement of Baha’u’llah’s prophethood. It marks his time in the garden of Ridvan in 1863 and his announcement that he was the prophet promised by Bab. The most holy of Baha’i festivals, it’s also referred to as the “King of Festivals”.

Find out more »

JFilm Festival

April 20 - April 30
Manor Theatre,
1729 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States
+ Google Map

Now entering its 24th season, the annual JFilm Festival presents international Jewish-themed films that deepen audiences’ understanding of Jewish culture, tolerance, and our common humanity. The eleven-day festival is complemented by a variety of supplemental programming, including visiting filmmakers, guest speakers and collaborative events with other local organizations.

Find out more »

Caregivers Aging Mastery Program

April 23 @ 10:00 am - July 16 @ 12:00 pm

If you help a relative, friend or neighbor with household chores, errands, personal care, transportation or finances, you are a caregiver. Learn the art of staying healthy and happy on your caregiving journey in this 12-week course. Take advantage of this FREE national pilot program Open to the community • Ages 55+ Curriculum 1. Caregiver…

Find out more »

Armenian Martyrs’ Day

April 24

Also referred to as Genocide Remembrance Day, commemorates the genocide from 1915-1923 of Armenians in Ottoman Empire Turkey.

Find out more »
Free

Caregivers Aging Mastery Program – South Hills

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - July 17 @ 8:30 pm
JCC South Hills Social Hall,
345 Kane Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15243 United States
+ Google Map

If you help a relative, friend or neighbor with household chores, errands, personal care, transportation or finances, you are a caregiver. Learn the art of staying healthy and happy on your caregiving journey in this 12-week course. Take advantage of this FREE national pilot program Open to the community • Ages 55+ Curriculum 1. Caregiver…

Find out more »

Emerging Women’s Leadership Conference

April 26 - April 28
Rockwell Hall,
600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15282 United States
+ Google Map

Recent studies have indicated that women now comprise over 50 percent of the professional and technical workforce. Many of these women are college-educated professionals who are motivated to build a long, successful career. These women are striving to become the business leaders of the future. Organizations that maximize the potential of these women will have…

Find out more »

Stand Against Racism

April 27 - May 30

YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities. Join us by taking a Stand Against Racism this April.  Take a Stand Against Racism with YWCA Westmoreland County! Take a Stand at your site! Anyone can participate in Stand Against Racism. Your Stand can…

Find out more »

Freedom Day

April 27

Celebrated in South Africa. marks the day in 1994 when the first post-apartheid elections were held. For the first time, all South Africans — regardless of race — were given the opportunity to vote in a national election.

Find out more »

Koningsdag (King’s Day)

April 27

Celebrated in the Netherlands. A national holiday honoring King Willem-Alexander, the current King of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which has been governed by members of the House of Orange-Nassau since 1815, when the Netherlands became an independent monarchy. Also known as King’s Day, celebrants often take part in “orange madness” or oranjegekte, for the…

Find out more »

Workforce & The American Job Center Workshop

April 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Koppers Building,
436 Seventh Avenue 9th Floor Board Room, Pittsburgh, 15219 United States
+ Google Map

This interactive workshop co-facilitated by Ida Ford, PA CareerLink® of Allegheny County and Rebecca Young, Partner4Work, formerly (3 Rivers Workforce Investment Board) will discuss how the Workforce system should be utilized to create and promote jobs creation. Both organizations work to make employers aware of available hiring incentives within Southwestern PA. If you are a…

Find out more »

Networking Mixer

April 27 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Heinz Field,
100 Art Rooney Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
+ Google Map

Come meet our host, Dr. Anthony Hamlet, his staff from the Pittsburgh Public Schools, and special guests. Bring your business cards & come prepared to network with your fellow Chamber members. Parking options are available both on street and in nearby paid parking lots Cost: Members – Wear your logo pin You must RSVP by:…

Find out more »

National Arbor Day

April 28

A national US holiday on which citizens and communities are encouraged to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees. An estimated one million tress are planted that day. Many countries observe a similar holiday.

Find out more »

Kente Arts Alliance Presents Terell Stafford Quintet featuring Tim Warfield

April 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
New Hazlett Theater,
6 Allegheny Square E, Pittsburgh, PA, 15212
+ Google Map

Terell Stafford, acclaimed trumpet player based in New York, has been hailed as “one of the great players of our time, a fabulous trumpet player” by piano legend McCoy Tyner. Terell Stafford – trumpet & flugelhorn Tim Warfield – saxophones Bruce Barth – piano David Wong – bass Billy Williams – drums Purchase Tickets On-Line…

Find out more »

Screening: On the Map

April 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hollywood Theater,
1449 Potomac Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216 United States
+ Google Map

On the Map – A Documentary About Maccabi Tel Aviv J Film Pittsburgh Premiere  Community Partners: JCC of Greater Pittsburgh, Maccabi USA In 1977, Israel was a country in need of a miracle. The Yom Kippur War, the tragedy at the Munich Olympics and rampant inflation had left a heavy weight on the Israeli psyche. When the…

Find out more »
May 2017

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May 1 - May 31

Celebrates the culture, traditions, and history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the US. First observed in 1978 as a week-long celebration, the first week of May was chosen to commemorate two significant anniversaries: the arrival of the first Japanese immigrants on May 7, 1843, and the completion of the transcontinental railroad (which many…

Find out more »

Jewish American Heritage Month

May 1 - May 31

Honoring Jewish American achievements and contributions in the US. Set into law in 2006 by President George W. Bush, the mission for Jewish American Heritage Month states that it “enables the exploration of the meaning of religious pluralism, cultural diversity, and participation in American civic culture.”

Find out more »

Older Americans Month

May 1 - May 31

Celebrates the contributions older Americans make to families, communities, organizations, and society. Observance began in 1963 when President John F. Kennedy designated May as Senior Citizens Month. In 1980 President Jimmy Carter changed the name. There are over 43 million Americans 65 and over and nearly 20% of them are in the workforce.

Find out more »

Beltane

May 1

Celebrated in the Celtic and Pagan traditions, Beltane marks the arrival of summer. It occurs approximately halfway between vernal (spring) equinox and midsummer (summer solstice). It also celebrates fertility and the union of the Goddess and God. Celebrations begin the evening before.

Find out more »

Flores de Mayo (Flowers of May)

May 1 - May 31

Celebrated in the Philippines. A festival lasting the entire month, held in honor of the Virgin Mary.

Find out more »

International Workers’ Day

May 1

Commemorating the 1886 Haymarket Affair in Chicago, International Workers’ Day is a celebration of the international labor movement. In 1886, a public assembly during a general strike in favor of the 8-hour workday was held. While police were attempting to disperse the participants, a bomb was thrown. Dozens of demonstrators were killed when police reacted…

Find out more »

Vappu

May 1

Also known as Walpurgis Day, Vappu is a large carnival-style festival celebrating the coming of spring in Finland. Many nations in Central and Northern Europe also celebrate this day.

Find out more »

Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day)

May 1

Israel’s official Memorial Day honors those soldiers who lost their lives in battle while defending Israel. The commemoration has recently been extended to civilian victims of ongoing armed disputes.

Find out more »
Free

Community-wide Celebration for Yom Ha’atzmaut

May 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Day School Field,
6424 Forward Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States
+ Google Map

Community-wide Celebration for Yom Ha’atzmaut Israel’s 69th Independence Day Tuesday, May 2 4:00 pm Community Day School Field 6424 Forward Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 FREE Admission Play, Dance, Sing, Eat and Celebrate from 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm. In case of rain, all activities will be held inside CDS gym. Matisyahu Live and Acoustic at…

Find out more »

Buddha’s Birthday

May 3

A day to honor the founder of Buddhism, Siddhartha Gautama. Historians date his lifetime as circa 563 BCE to 483 BCE in India. The word Buddha is a title for the first awakened being in an era. Buddhists study sacred texts, meditate, pray, chant mantras, and make devotional offerings to the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas.

Find out more »

Midori no Hi (Greenery Day)

May 4

A day to commune with nature and be thankful for blessings.

Find out more »

NAACP Pittsburgh Unit’s 63rd Annual Human Rights Dinner

May 4 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Westin Convention Center Hotel,
1000 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, 15222
+ Google Map

Keynote Speaker: ANTHONY HAMLET, EdD SUPERINTENDENT PITTSBURGH PUBLIC SCHOOLS Dr. Anthony Hamlet was appointed July 1, 2016, to a five-year term as Superintendent of Pittsburgh Public Schools. He comes to the District from Palm Beach County, Florida, where his career as an educator began with his work as a case manager and behavioral specialist with…

Find out more »

Cinco de Mayo

May 5

Commemorates the victory of the Mexican army over French invaders at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. Celebrated in the Mexican state of Puebla as El Dia de la Batalla de Puebla. In the US, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican heritage and culture.

Find out more »

Kodomo no Hi (Children’s Day)

May 5

A Japanese national holiday since 1948, Children’s Day is part of Golden Week, a day dedicated to celebrating the happiness of children and respecting their personalities.

Find out more »

Urini Nal (Children’s Day)

May 5

A day to honor the children of South Korea. A national holiday since 1975, its roots began in 1919 when Chung Hwan Bang felt that children deserved a day of their own in return for the obedience and respect they were expected to give all through the year. Special activities are often planned, including excursion,…

Find out more »

2017 Korean Food Bazaar

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Korean Central Church of Pittsburgh,
821 S. Aiken Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map

Look for the 2017 Korean Central Church of Pittsburgh Korean Food Bazaar. The highly-anticipated annual Korean food festival is in its 22nd year.

Find out more »

V-E (Victory in Europe) Day

May 8

Marks the day in 1945 when the Allies of World War II formally accepted the unconditional surrender of Nazi Germany.

Find out more »

Better Choices, Better Health Workshop

May 9 @ 10:00 am - June 13 @ 12:30 pm
Providence Point,
500 Providence Point Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15243 United States
+ Google Map

Better Choices, Better Health Workshop to be Hosted by the JCC South Hills The JCC South Hills is hosting the workshop Better Choices, Better Health at Providence Point, 500 Providence Point Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15243, for six Tuesdays from May 9 to June 13, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The workshop is free. This is a wonderful…

Find out more »

Vesak

May 10

Celebrates the birth, enlightenment, Nirvana, and the passing of Gautama Buddha.

Find out more »

Shab-e-Barat

May 11

Observed in the Islamic tradition. Called the “Blessings of the 15th of Shaban,” or the “Night of the Records,” it is believed to be the beginning of the new year in the spiritual realm and the night Allah absolves sins and arranges the affairs of human beings for the upcoming year.

Find out more »

Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community

May 13
Stage AE,
400 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, 15212
+ Google Map

In 2017 we will be celebrating 15 years of the Pittsburgh Walk. Join us on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Stage AE on the North Shore. Last year’s Walk benefited 78 health and human service organizations and raised over $444,000.

Find out more »
Free

Down on the Farm Day – Family Event

May 13 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Round Hill Park,
651 Round Hill Rd, Elizabeth, PA 15037 United States
+ Google Map

Explore the farm, meet the animals, watch the annual sheep shearing, and sing along with Old MacDonald and friends featuring Josh & Gab!

Find out more »

Anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education Decision

May 17

Commemorates the day in 1954 when the US Supreme Court ruled unanimously that racial segregation in public schools was unconstitutional. They declared that it “violates the 14th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which guarantees all citizens protection of the laws.” This ruling laid the foundation for shaping national and international policies regarding human rights.

Find out more »

Armed Forces Day

May 17

Created in 1949 to honor Americans serving in the five U.S. military branches: the Amry, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. It was established as an official holiday in 1962 under President John F. Kennedy.

Find out more »

Screening Zero Weeks

May 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Chatham University,
1 Woodland Road , Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
+ Google Map

Ten new social justice films, most screening for the first time in Pittsburgh. One a month, from September 2016 through June 2017. Sponsored by the Chatham University Women’s Institute, New Voices Pittsburgh, the Women and Girls Foundation, and the Women’s Law Project. Free and open to the public. What do the United State and Papua…

Find out more »

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

May 21

Instituted by the United Nations, this is a day providing world citizens with an opportunity to deepen their understanding of cultural diversity and to learn to live together better.

Find out more »

Autism Speaks Walk Pittsburgh

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Schenley Park,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
+ Google Map

Autism Speaks Walk is the world’s largest autism fundraising event dedicated to improving the lives of people with autism. Powered by the love of parents, grandparents, siblings, friends, relatives, and supporters, the funds raised help ensure people of all abilities have access to the tools needed to lead ‘their best lives’. The commitment of individuals like…

Find out more »

Victoria Day

May 22

Observed in Canada. A day celebrating the birthdays of both Queen Victoria (born 1819) and Canada’s current monarch.

Find out more »

Declaration of the Báb

May 23

Celebrates the 1844 revelation by the Báb, the prophet-herald of the Baha’i faith, in Persia, that he had received a new message from God that revealed he was to be the promised Qá’im. Begins at sundown the previous day.

Find out more »

Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day)

May 24

Commemorates Jerusalem’s reunification in 1967 and the establishment of Israeli control of the Old City. Begins at sundown the previous day.

Find out more »

African Liberation Day

May 25

marks the anniversary of the First Conference of Independent African States in 1963, when leaders from 32 independent African States met, forming the Organization of African Unity (OAU). The conference founded African Freedom Day as a day to “mark each year the onward progress of the liberation movement, and to symbolize the determination of the…

Find out more »

Ramadan

May 27 - June 25

Ramadan is the ninth and holiest month of the Islamic calendar, and the month Muslims believe the Qur’an was revealed to Muhammad. It is a time of spiritual and physical purification. As one of the Five Pillars of Islam, the month is spent fasting during the daylight hours from dawn to sunset. Begins at sundown…

Find out more »

Ascension of Baha’u’llah

May 29

Honors the day in 1892 when the prophet-founder of the Baha’i faith died. Begins at sundown the previous day.

Find out more »

Shavuot (Feast of Weeks)

May 31 - June 1

A 2-day Jewish holiday commemorating the revelation of the Torah, including the Ten Commandments, by God to the Israelite nation on Mount Sinai. Begins at sundown the previous day.

Find out more »
June 2017

CREATE 2017

June 1
August WIlson Center,
980 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States
+ Google Map

CREATE is a full-day festival featuring: IdeaFest, talks + performances on Creativity; the Innovation Salon, art and innovation expo; and the CREATE Awards Party – honoring the year’s best work in the creative industries.

Find out more »

African-American Music Appreciation Month

June 1 - June 30

Celebrates and honors the legacy of African-American composers, singers, songwriters, and musicians to American culture, enriching American music and capturing the diversity of the nation. Originally started as Black Music Month by President Jimmy Carter in 1979, President Barack Obama has announced the observance under the new title for each year of his term.

Find out more »

National Caribbean American Heritage Month

June 1 - June 30

A celebration recognizing the importance of Caribbean people and their descendants in the history and culture of the United States.

Find out more »

LGBTQ Pride Month

June 1 - June 30

In 1994, a coalition of education-based organizations in the United States designated October as LGBT History Month. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month (LGBT Pride Month) is currently celebrated each year in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan. The Stonewall riots were a tipping point for the Gay…

Find out more »

Hustle HER Way Summit

June 9 @ 8:00 am - August 10 @ 5:00 pm
Savoy Restaurant,
2623 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh , PA 15222 United States
+ Google Map

Hustle HER Way is a one of kind experience for dynamic women with an entrepreneurial spirit. It is a summit specially crafted for the visionaries, the creatives and the fearless. The goal of this event is to provide ambitious women with the tools and resources they need to be successful in pursuit of their aspirations.…

Find out more »
Open to Public

Hiring Pittsburgh 2017 Career Expo Series

June 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Duquesne Power Center Ballroom,
1015 Forbes Avenue , Pittsburgh, PA 15282 United States

The 2017 Hiring Fair is open to all job seekers but with an Operation Hire a Veteran component offering special activities and early access for veterans. VETS FIRST 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. DOLLAR BANK PRESENTS: Special opportunites for veterans  Veterans networking breakfast  Early access to job fair for veterans  Veterans resource center  One-on-one career…

Find out more »
September 2017

Black, Hispanic MBA Organizations to Host 2017 Conference in Philadelphia

September 26 - September 30

Prospanica’s premier gathering of Hispanic business professionals and universities has partnered with the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA).  Together, in a new strategic partnership the organizations will co-present their 2017 Annual Conference and Career Exposition themed Power of Performance: Leadership at the Next Level and deliver maximum value to corporate and educational partners. The conference…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events