Category: Arts and Culture

Fitzgerald, Peduto Hosting MLK Jr. Day Community Gathering

Fitzgerald, Peduto Hosting MLK Jr. Day Community Gathering

PITTSBURGH – County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and City of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto will host a Community Gathering on Monday, January 16, 2017 as the county and city celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. The event, beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the August Wilson Center for African American Culture, will be a celebration of our community being built upon our differences, and a recommitment from leaders in this region that it will continue to be a community for everyone.

Last Chance to Pre-register for Mayor Bill Peduto’s Re-election Campaign Kick Off & Holiday Party!

Last Chance to Pre-register for Mayor Bill Peduto’s Re-election Campaign Kick Off & Holiday Party!

Liz Berlin, Scott Blasey, Jeff Garrison, Danny Gochnour, Joe Grushecky, Johnny Grushecky, Donnie Iris, Abby Krizner, Joffo Simmons, Rick Witkowski, and YOU can all see Mayor Bill Peduto kick off his 2017 re-election tomorrow, Wednesday, December 14th.

Join us at this fun, festive event and show your support for Our Mayor!

Mayor Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff is Next Week — RSVP Today!

Mayor Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff is Next Week — RSVP Today!

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO’S 9th ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY & CAMPAIGN KICKOFF!

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14 , 2016
Nova Place
100 South Commons
North Side, PA 15212
(former Allegheny Center)

Mayor William Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff!

Mayor William Peduto’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & 2017 Campaign Kickoff!

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO’S 9th ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY
& CAMPAIGN KICKOFF!

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14 , 2016
Nova Place
100 South Commons
North Side, PA 15212
(former Allegheny Center)

Free Jon Bon Jovi GOTV Concert for Hillary Clinton This Thursday!

Free Jon Bon Jovi GOTV Concert for Hillary Clinton This Thursday!

It’s now or never time, folks! Pennsylvania is a make-it-or-break-it state for Democrats in presidential elections and it always comes down to how strong the vote is in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. As part of Hillary for America’s Get Out The Vote (GOTV) “Love Trumps Hate” performance series, Jon Bon Jovi will perform at a free concert at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall on Thursday, October 27th.

Update: Tickets Still Available For Sidney Crosby Autographed Jersey Charity Raffle

Update: Tickets Still Available For Sidney Crosby Autographed Jersey Charity Raffle

PITTSBURGH, PA (October 13, 2016) – Mayor Peduto is pleased to announce that the deadline for the special online raffle of an authentic Sidney Crosby autographed jersey has been extended.

City To Celebrate Penguins Home Opener: Stanley Cup Display, Charity Jersey Raffle, Black & Gold Day

City To Celebrate Penguins Home Opener: Stanley Cup Display, Charity Jersey Raffle, Black & Gold Day

PITTSBURGH, PA (October 12, 2016) – Mayor William Peduto and the Pittsburgh Penguins today announced that an NHL trophy display, featuring the Stanley Cup, Prince of Wales, Conn Smythe and General Manager of Year trophies, will be on display for public view on the City-County Building Portico (414 Grant Street, Pgh PA 15219) from Noon-5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 13, 2016, prior to the Penguins home opener at PPG Paints Arena Thursday evening.

Explore 39 Iconic Buildings this Weekend with Doors Open Pittsburgh

Explore 39 Iconic Buildings this Weekend with Doors Open Pittsburgh

Have you ever walked by one of Pittsburgh’s iconic buildings and wondered what’s behind those closed doors? This weekend, you’ll have a chance to take a peak inside 39 of them — including the Office of the Mayor in the City-County Building — via Doors Open Pittsburgh. The concept of “Doors Open Days,” or simply “open days,” originated in Europe 25 years ago and has spread around the world.

Ridin’ With Dee’z Wheelz Bicycle Festival for Special Olympics

Ridin’ With Dee’z Wheelz Bicycle Festival for Special Olympics

Biking, a Creative Commons Attribution (2.0) image from allenran 917’s photostream On Sunday, October 2nd, you’re invited to bring your bike out to the Highland Park Bike Track and enjoy an afternoon benefiting the athletes of Special Olympics Pennsylvania. The Ridin’ With Dee’z Wheelz Bicycle Festival is named after Special Olympic athlete, 15-year-old Danielle “Dee” List. […]

Reminder: City To Host Memorial Ceremony For Former Mayor Bob O’Connor

Reminder: City To Host Memorial Ceremony For Former Mayor Bob O’Connor

PITTSBURGH, PA (August 31, 2016) – Mayor William Peduto and the O’Connor family will hold a Tribute to Mayor Bob O’Connor ceremony outside the City-County Building on Thursday, September 1, 2016 from Noon-1:00 p.m.