We’re here to bring you a wonderful late summer weekend full of plenty of fun things to do. We hope you enjoy your Pittsburgh Beautiful weekend, no matter how you choose to spend it. Here’s our weekly list of what to do in Pittsburgh this weekend.
Friday Aug. 11th
Let’s Get Physical at the Carnegie Science Center
Get that ’80s gear ready and head on down to the science center for the next 21+ night. Explore the science of physical activity while enjoying the first time Highmark SportsWorks is open for this type of event. There will also be a DJ spinning tunes. $12 in advance, $17 at door, for more information on the event click HERE.
Million Dollar Quartet
The Tony Award-winning musical heads to the Benedum Center for a limited run. The show tells the story of an unexpected recording session that brought together Elvis, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins. Enjoy hits from the artists like “Great Balls of Fire” and “Walk the Line.” 8 p.m., $25.75-$75.75, for more information on the show click HERE.
Saturday Aug. 12th
Bocce Tournament & Festival
Play some bocce for a cause (proceeds benefit the Italian American Program) this summer at the Heinz History Center’s 8th annual bocce festival. The event is led by bocce committee chairman Jack Mascaro, who is also founder and CEO of Mascaro Construction. For more information on the event click HERE.
Big Free Yoga @ ASCEND
Bring a mat and a friend to this FREE yoga class. Those who choose to attend can opt to stay after to climb at ASCEND’s rock climbing walls for only $10! Donations are encouraged and will go toward the following charities: SWPACC, Prison Yoga Project, the Pittsburgh Yoga Collective and Access Fund. FREE, for more information on the class click HERE.
Sunday Aug. 13th
2nd Annual Crosstown Cookout
The event did so well last year a second one is happening! The party is happening at the Mon Wharf where you can check out live artists, live music, river activities, food trucks, drinks and games and much, much more. All food and drink vendors are cash or credit card. It is advised to bring cash. 1-9 p.m., $5, for more information on the cookout click HERE.
Free Bowling at Arsenal Lanes
Arsenal Lanes in Lawrenceville is holding a free bowling event today! The event is sponsored by Word and Worship Church. Come out to enjoy a game or two with some friends. Make sure to fill out each bowlers name when you click. 4-6 p.m., FREE, for more information on the event click HERE.