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Miracle on Liberty and More Things to Do in Pittsburgh This Weekend

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It’s time to get into the holiday spirit Pittsburgh! We’re talking Christmas Pop Up Bars, Holiday light displays, a winter flower show and more!…keep scrolling for all the best things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend!

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It’s our favorite time of the year! Miracle on Liberty is back! We can’t wait to drink festive drinks and take in all the Christmas cheer!

No tickets, no cover charge, no reservations needed. Celebrate the holiday season at Pittsburgh’s original pop up Christmas bar!

EventΒ Details
πŸ—“ Nov 26– Dec 31 | 4:00pm–12:00am
🎟 FREE entry
πŸ“705 Liberty Ave

Ready to get into the Christmas spirit without even having to leave your car?! Zoo Light Drive-Thru is back this season with thousands of environmentally friendly LED lights that transform the park into a twinkling winter wonderland! Β 

And there is over 80 animal lights with 30 new displays, classic characters, and carols along the way!

Event Details
πŸ—“ Nov 26 – Dec 30 | 5:45pm–9:45pm
πŸ“The Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium
🎟 Members | $40.00 | Non-Members | $50.00

The holiday season isn’t complete without a visit to Phipps! One of our favorite Holiday traditions is The Holiday Magic! Winter Flower Show! And this year they are going ALL OUT!

Phipps has over 1,600 poinsettias to gaze upon, as well as holiday trees, light displays, orchids, topiaries, and more! Grab those tickets and don’t miss out this season!

EventΒ Details
πŸ—“ Now –  Jan 9 | 11:30am–11:00pmΒ Β 
🎟 $19.95 adults | $17.95 seniors & students | $11.95 for children (ages 2 – 18)
πŸ“Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

Grab the family and head to the Benedum Center this weekend for Cirque Dreams Holidaze! This family-friendly event will light up the stage with their Broadway-style musical!

Watch as this amazing act will perform contemporary circus acts while adding some holiday cheer!

Event Details
πŸ—“ Nov 26 | 7:30pm
πŸ—“Nov 27 | 3:00pm
πŸ—“Nov 27 | 8:00pm
πŸ“Benedum Center
🎟$40.75 – $60.75

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum’s has a special announcement…SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN! Hop aboard their beautifully restored antique streetcar, and meet Santa Claus! We also hear a few of his friends may show up as well…

Don’t forget to bring your camera to snap some pictures! Children can do a holiday craft and everyone can enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and cookies.

Event Details
πŸ—“ Nov 26–28 | 9:00am–5:00pm
πŸ—“ Select Days in Dec
πŸ“Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

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Need the perfect holiday gift? Head to @mixcandleco and make your very own candle! We had a blast mixing scents & learning all about the process of making the perfect candle.

And they have all their holiday scents out! So you already know what we picked… some of our faves were mistletoe// hot cocoa// mulled cider// winter wreath// and alpine lodge. They have over 100+ scents to choose from! So get creative & make that perfect one of a kind gift!

πŸ—“Monday + Tuesday | 11:00am –8:00pm
πŸ—“Wednesday | 10:00am –4:00pm
πŸ—“Thursday –Saturday | 11:00am –8:00pm
πŸ—“Sunday | 12:00pm–5:00pm
πŸ“4409 Butler St

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Plan Ahead for These Upcoming Events!

Kane Brown – Blessed & Free Tour is happening in January! Don’t miss out, get your tickets now!

Event Details
πŸ—“ Jan 8
🎟️ Tickets starting at $38.50
πŸ“PPG Paints Arena

The Pittsburgh Santa Crawl celebrates the holiday season with a fun group gathering. Join thousands of brightly clad bar crawlers as they amble from stop to stop on a jolly winter excursion celebrating the holiday season one bar at a time.

EventΒ Details
πŸ—“ Dec 18
🎟️ $15.00

Cheer on our Pittsburgh Teams!

Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Syracuse

Event Details
πŸ—“ Nov 27 | TBD
πŸ“Carrier Dome

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cincinnati Bengals

Event Details
πŸ—“ Nov 28 | 1:00pm
πŸ“Paul Brown Stadium

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Liz McElhaney

Liz McElhaney

Liz is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in PittsburghΒ City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Pittsburgh area, download the UNATION appΒ and follow @StufftoDoinPittsburgh on InstagramandΒ Facebook.

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