Think of it as a house show for the whole city mixed with an outdoor family reunion. Pittonkatonk advocates for creativity and critical thought through music and participatory events. The annual brass BBQ includes a potluck, traveling musicians and more. This year's all-ages event includes 18 bands from Pittsburgh and around the world.
Where:Schenley Park Vietnam Veterans Pavilion at off Overlook Drive in Schenley Park (Oakland)
When:May 5, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Check out unique cars and watch car races at the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix. It's the largest vintage race event in the U.S. and the only one run on actual city streets.
Where:Schenley Park at Schenley Drive and Darlington Road (Squirrel Hill)
When:July 15, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. to July 16, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
The New Renaissance Theatre Company will present The Unrehearsed Shakespeare Project's "The Taming of the Shrew." This fast-paced show will be performed using the unrehearsed cue script technique. No SparkNotes necessary.
Where:Schenley Plaza at 4100 Forbes Ave. (Oakland)
When:July 13, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The nationwide March for Health is Saturday, and Pittsburgh's begins at Flagstaff Hill before moving to the Cathedral of Learning. Locally, the march is being organized by Pittsburghers for America. Founding member Dr. Nancy McBride will speak, as will other physicians. Members of the community are also encouraged to share stories about the Affordable Care Act.
Where:Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park
When:April 1, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.