I Made It! — aka Pittsburgh's "nomadic indie craft marketplace" — is taking over the former Macy's at The Waterfront. Find gifts from more than 100 local artists at the holiday edition of the market from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 1 and 2.
Where: Former Macy's at 162 East Bridge St. (Homestead)
When: December 1, 2018 to December 2, 2018
How much: Free
One-hundred regional artists will bring handmade wares to the "I Made It! Market," so you can check off everybody of your shopping list. There's also hands-on crafting along with a kids shop on Sunday. The event will be held inside the former Office Depot space beside Michael's Craft Store at the Waterfront.
Where: Former Office Depot at 630 Waterfront Drive East (Homestead)
When: November 24, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. to November 26, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Meet at the Color Park along the South Side bike trail for an hour-long yoga class, then instructors will lead the group on a bike ride to Studio AM in Homestead for a brunch of pancakes, french toast and more. (You can drive there if you want.)
Where: Color Park at 1 S. Sixth St. (South Side)
When: June 3, 2017 at 9:30 a.m.
How much: $25
Eat oysters from Rogue Farms, drink beer and cocktails and listen to live music at Blue Dust's Oyster Fest 4. Food trucks Blowfish BBQ, Southside BBQ, Las Chicas, Health-A-Licious, BRGR and PGH Crepes will also be on hand. Cash only.
Where: Homestead Grays Bridge at Between 6th and 7th avenues
When: April 29, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
How much: Free admission
Pittsburgh Opera's "The Summer King" begins April 29, but you can get a sneak peek and learn more about the new production for free. Daniel Sonenberg, who composed the opera about Negro league player Josh Gibson, will be there as will singers from the production.
Where: Carnegie Library of Homestead at 510 E 10th Ave. (Munhall)
When: April 23, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
How much: Free
Join us at Studio AM to honor the winners of Who's Next: Food. Your ticket includes an array of hors d’oeuvre from executive chef Steve Morehouse, beer and wine from Market Street Grocery, drinks from Arsenal Cider House and spirit samplings from Liberty Pole Spirits and Golia. You'll also have the chance to meet up-and-comers in Pittsburgh's dining and food scene. Special thanks to Who's Next sponsor S&T Bank.
Where: Studio AM at 225 E. 8th Ave. (Homestead)
When: April 24, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
How much: $20 for public | Free for Who's Next: Food honorees