Hotel Indigo Pittsburgh East Liberty

Pittsburgh Event Calendar

Our neighborhood hosts a wide variety of events, shows and conventions. From corporate tradeshows to festivals and fairs, there’s always an event happening in our downtown areas.  Explore some of our most anticipated events below!

JUNE 2019

Three Rivers Arts Festival

June 7-16, 2019

Three Rivers Arts Festival presents ten days of cultural Pittsburgh festivities, with great food, spectacular entertainment, and the experience of world-renowned visual and performing arts. Three Rivers Arts Festival hours are 12 PM - 8 PM. All events are free.

Pittsburgh Pride Fest and Pride in the Street

June 9, 2019

This annual festival takes place on Liberty Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh between 6th and 10th Street, and will feature two stages of live entertainment, street performers, lots of food for purchase, games and attractions, and much more. In 2018, it was estimated that over 100,000 people attended Pittsburgh's PrideFest.

JULY 2019

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Race Weekend

July 20 & 21

Considered to be the premier vintage grand prix event in the United States. The Grand Prix Race attracts fans of all ages, who line the beautiful Schenley Park streets to cheer for their favorite antique automobiles.

Anthrocon 2019

July 4-7, 2019

Anthrocon is the largest convention of its kind, where fans gather to focus on "furries", fictional anthropomorphic animal characters. The event draws writers, artists, costumers, and more from all around the world. There will be work groups, panel discussions, music, exhibits, merchandise sales, a parade, special guest speakers, dances, and more.

Picklesburgh

TBD July 2019

Picklesburgh is for everyone – from pickle fanatics to just pickle curious. It’s not just about pickled food though. No celebration would be complete without music. A broad selection of local musicians and genres will grace the stage, all set to the backdrop of a glorious Downtown Pittsburgh.

AUGUST 2019

EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta

August 3-5, 2018

This world-class land, air, and water festival is the largest inland regatta in the country. Enjoy everything from powerboat racing and sand sculptures, to live music and eating contests. Over 500,000 people attend this summer celebration of Pittsburgh's Three Rivers every year.

Iron Maiden @PPG Arena

August 17

Iron Maiden will bring the Legacy of The Beast Tour to Pittsburgh. The tour will feature songs from the band’s long history as well as different stage sets featuring the many looks of the band’s mascot, Eddie.

Bloomfield Little Italy Days

August 16 - 19

Bring your appetite to the region's largest heritage festival. Little Italy Days celebrates Bloomfield’s Italian heritage and creates a destination spot for Italian-themed entertainment and food.

University of Pittsburgh Move-in Week

August 19 - 23

Students living on campus will start their return on Monday, Aug. 26, when Arrival Survival festivities begin. Arrival Survival runs through Friday.

Pitt Panthers vs Virginia Cavaliers

Saturday Aug, 31

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

SEPTEMBER 2019

Pitt Panthers vs Ohio Bobcats

Saturday September, 7

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Seattle Seahawks

Sunday September, 15

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pitt Panthers vs UCF Knights

Saturday September, 21

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pitt Family Weekend

September 27-29

The University of Pittsburgh’s official invitation to all family members of Pitt students to come enjoy great family-friendly activities and shows, catch the football game, and experience the campus on a beautiful fall weekend. 

Pitt Panthers vs Delaware Blue Hens

Saturday September, 28

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race

September 29

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Cincinnati Bengals

Monday September, 30

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

The Scare House

September - October 2019

Don't miss the Scare House, which has been ranked as one of “America’s Scariest Halloween Attractions” by Travel Channel.

OCTOBER 2019

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Baltimore Ravens  

Sunday October, 6

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

CMU Homecoming Weekend

October 25-27

Carnegie Mellon's annual Homecoming is a family-friendly day of fun and a great chance to reconnect with campus and old friends, meet current Tartans and cheer on the Tartans to victory.

Pitt Homecoming Weekend

October 25-27

Pitt Panthers vs Miami Hurricanes

Saturday October, 26

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Miami Dolphins

Monday October, 28

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

NOVEMBER 2019

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Indianapolis Colts

Sunday November, 3

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Los Angeles Rams

Sunday November, 10

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Elton John Farewell Tour @ PPG Arena

November 13

The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour returns to Pittsburgh.

Pitt Panthers vs North Carolina Tar Heels

Thursday November, 14

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pitt Panthers vs Boston College Eagles

Saturday November, 30

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

DECEMBER 2019

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Cleveland Browns

Sunday December, 1

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Buffalo Bills

Sunday December, 15

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA

2019 AVCA Convention

December 19 –21

The AVCA Convention is the largest and most popular gathering of volleyball coaches in the country, bringing in over 2,000 registrants annually. No matter the level, everyone who comes leaves as a better coach!