by Kate Oczypok
There’s always something fun to do in Pittsburgh and this weekend doesn’t disappoint! From a haunted ghost tour to salsa dancing with a bunch of Elvises in between, this weekend is sure to be a fun one.
It’s almost Halloween, why not do something spooky? This 90-minute tour happens Friday and Saturday evenings through November 5th. Admission is $15 and you’ll get to learn all about the city’s ghostly past. Just remember to bring someone to hold on to! $15, www.hauntedpittsburghtours.com
Through December 30th, Fridays at the Cabaret at Theater Square are the place to be! Catch a salsa show when doors open at 10 and dance the night away from 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Admission is only $5 and there’s a late night happy hour from 9-11 p.m. It’s a great way to warm up on a chilly fall night. Click here for more information.
The Warhol Museum’s annual fundraiser this year has the theme “Night of 1,000 Elvises.” The Mexican Elvis, nicknamed “El Vez,” will headline the celebration. Guests are invited to dress up as Elvis and all seven floors of the museum are welcomed for exploration. There will also be a DJ set and musical performances, and VIP tickets for access to the underground studio, unlimited drinks and appetizers. $45-$250,
The perfect family fall fun event, the National Aviary opens its doors from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. for their annual Harvest Festival. Kids are encouraged to wear their costumes and come prepared for candy, crafts and a bug station. Sounds fun! $13-$21, Click here for more information.
One of our (okay every team’s) most hated rivals, the Steelers play the dreaded Patriots at 4:30 at Heinz Field. Head “dahn” to support the Steelers, as they will be playing without Big Ben this week, due to his knee injury. Here we go! $120-$2,000, for ticketing information click here. And the winner of our Steelers Ticket contest, Mandi, will be in attendance. Keep your eyes on the pre-game tailgaters… our Pittsburgh Beautiful team will be revving up the fans!
Does your preschooler love the character Daniel Tiger? You’re in luck! The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh is hosting a meet and greet in three different sessions Sunday morning. Registration begins at 10 a.m. $13-$16, for more information click here.