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On the Calendar: Pittsburgh, February 2020

Stories Aaron H. Bible

Check out our intrepid roundup of things to do to follow your desires during the month of love. From jazz to opera, classic cocktails, networking sessions, and love-themed events, get out on the town during the month of February. There’s a medical marijuana educational seminar you don’t want to miss, along with a talk on Buddhism and Psychedelics (we’ve added that one to our personal calendars). Whether it’s fashion, music, art, food and drink, or polar plunges you’re interested in, we’ll help you find it. Read on for events to fill your own calendar. Now get out there, Pittsburgh.

Mummies of the World: The Exhibition

Now through April 19, 2020
Carnegie Science Center, North Shore

Photos courtesy (from top): Carnegie Science Center, Beyond Boss

Beyond Boss: An Event for Girl Bosses

February 1, 2020
Energy Innovation Center, Downtown/Hill District

Roots of Creation: Grateful Roots Tour

February 1, 2020
Thunderbird Cafe and Music Hall, Lawrenceville

Thrice: Vheissu 15th Anniversary Tour

February 3, 2020
Stage AE, North Shore

Medical Marijuana Educational Event

February 5, 2020
Brentwood Library, Brentwood, Free

Tickets on Eventbrite


February 7, 2020
Carnegie Science Center, North Shore

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s Blockbuster Broadway!

February 7–9, 2020
Heinz Hall, Downtown

Market: I Made It! Mine 2020

February 8, 2020
The Block at Northway, North Hills/McCandless

Book Club: Zig Zag Zen: Buddhism and Psychedelics

February 10, 2020
Code & Supply, Friendship


Tech Elevator Open House

February 11, 2020, 6:30 p.m.
Tech Elevator Pittsburgh, North Side

Galentine’s Day Sushi Rolling and Sake Tasting

February 13, 2020
Social House 7, Downtown, $55

Soulive with Mike Dillon Band

February 13, 2020, 8 p.m.
Roxian Theatre, McKees Rocks

CMOA pARTy: Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2020
Carnegie Museum of Art, Oakland

The Ark Band: A Celebration to Bob Marley

February 14, 2020, 9 p.m.
Hard Rock Cafe Pittsburgh, Station Square

Tickets on Eventbrite

Pittsburgh International Auto Show

February 14–17, 2020
David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Downtown

Pittsburgh Bloody Mary Festival

February 15–16, 2020
The Pennsylvanian, Downtown

Tickets on Showclix

CMU Art Lecture: Hilton Als

February 18, 2020, 6:30 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon School of Art, North Oakland


Trixie Mattel: Grown Up

February 21, 2020, 7 p.m.
Stage AE, North Shore

History Uncorked: ’80s Night

February 21, 2020, 7:30 p.m.
Heinz History Center, Strip District

Pittsburgh Opera: The Last American Hammer

February 22, 25, 28 & March 1, 2020
Benedum Center, Downtown

Hi-Tide Winter Holiday

February 22, 2020
This is Red, Munhall

Tickets on Eventbrite

2020 Pittsburgh Fermentation Festival

February 23, 2020
Spirit, Lawrenceville

Pittsburgh Fashion Summit

February 24, 2020
Union Trust Building, Downtown


February 25, 2020
PPG Paints Arena, Uptown

Lending Hearts Gala

February 27, 2020
Fairmont Pittsburgh, Downtown

Pittsburgh Winter Beerfest 2020

February 28–29, 2020
David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Downtown

Pittsburgh Heart Ball

February 29, 2020, 6 p.m.
Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh, Downtown

Pittsburgh Polar Plunge

February 29, 2020
Heinz Field, North Shore

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