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Vital Happy Hour Alert: Great Cocktails at the Wigle Tasting Room

Vital Happy Hour Alert: Great Cocktails at the Wigle Tasting Room

The third outpost of local distillery Wigle, found in the Omni William Penn Hotel, is an instant destination for cocktail fans.
Good Clean Fun for All Ages (Adults Included) in Cranberry

Good Clean Fun for All Ages (Adults Included) in Cranberry

Fun Fore All has evolved into a family-entertainment complex that actually boasts enjoyable diversions for kids and adults alike.
Josh Gibson is a Doomed Monarch in The Summer King

Josh Gibson is a Doomed Monarch in The Summer King

In the essential new production by the Pittsburgh Opera, the life story of the Negro Leagues' most famous slugger is rendered as a universal drama.
Five Essential May Events

Five Essential May Events

Comics (the kind on paper), comics (the kind with microphones), cats and more upcoming delights.
Dive Bar & Grille Expands to South Side, Remains Charming

Dive Bar & Grille Expands to South Side, Remains Charming

The latest outpost of the small, Wexford-born chain isn't flashy, but offers good beer and grub.
Stack'd Burgers and Beer Brings Burger Construction to Oakland

Stack'd Burgers and Beer Brings Burger Construction to Oakland

The burger-and-beer joint is nothing to write home about, but it earns its place in the middle of a busy neighborhood.
Five Essential April Events

Five Essential April Events

Beer, birds, a musical trip to the funeral home and more upcoming delights.
Market Square's Big New Bar is Surprisingly Good

Market Square's Big New Bar is Surprisingly Good

You may not want to be charmed by City Works, but the beer-and-bites spot will likely win you over.
The (Very Good) Brewery You Should Be Patronizing in Homestead

The (Very Good) Brewery You Should Be Patronizing in Homestead

Voodoo Brewery is an enticing alternative to the many chains in and around the Waterfront.
Sewickley's Shining New Cinema

Sewickley's Shining New Cinema

The Tull Family Theater brings a different kind of moviegoing experience to the region.
Bricolage's BUS Ride Through Light-Speed Theater

Bricolage's BUS Ride Through Light-Speed Theater

A preview of BUS, Bricolage's annual fundraiser and uncanny theater event.
Food, Drink and Very Good Cats at Colony Cafe

Food, Drink and Very Good Cats at Colony Cafe

Pittsburgh's first cat cafe impresses even before the felines show up.
Adventure Bingo Returns at the Ace Hotel

Adventure Bingo Returns at the Ace Hotel

The one-of-a-kind night of bingo, trivia and madcap monologues returns in a new spot.
Social House 7 Is Okay ... But There's This Really Weird Thing About It

Social House 7 Is Okay ... But There's This Really Weird Thing About It

While it's not among Downtown's best, Social House 7 is a fine place for a drink and a bite — but we're stuck on a bizarre element of the décor.
Five Essential February Events

Five Essential February Events

Get out of the house for Harry Potter, a haunted Valentine's Day, John Henry, George Clinton and some great (grown-up) stories.
Grapperia is Quite Nearly a Great Bar

Grapperia is Quite Nearly a Great Bar

Great drinks and a focus on local rarities help the Lawrenceville spot, which could be among the city’s better bars if it ups its game on atmosphere and food.
The Trendy New East Liberty Hangout ... Primanti's?

The Trendy New East Liberty Hangout ... Primanti's?

The latest outpost of the popular local chain is housed in the former Verde space in Garfield.
Popularity of The Flats on Carson is a Mystery

Popularity of The Flats on Carson is a Mystery

After Dark visits the South Side bar which attracts big crowds on the weekend — and, on Sunday, was the scene of a well-publicized arrest.
The Quiet Persistence of Pittsburgh Filmmakers Cinema

The Quiet Persistence of Pittsburgh Filmmakers Cinema

Amid a completely changed movie-theater landscape, the three cinemas run by Pittsburgh Filmmakers provide consistent quality.
Reevaluating NOLA on the Square

Reevaluating NOLA on the Square

The Cajun-themed bar and restaurant has become a staple in Market Square; five years in, how is it faring?
Why Wait For Summer? Head to Kennywood's Holiday Lights

Why Wait For Summer? Head to Kennywood's Holiday Lights

The park's winter celebration is great for families and a fine choice for anyone who loves Christmas (and/or funnel cake).
Top 5 Neighborhoods for (Walkable) Nightlife

Top 5 Neighborhoods for (Walkable) Nightlife

Planning a move? Here's where to look if you'd like to go out without getting any wheels involved in your journey.
A Eulogy for Bayardstown Social Club

A Eulogy for Bayardstown Social Club

The now-shuttered Strip District gathering place was a rare and true example of urban community.
Fans of Rocky Horror, WWE and Nearly Everything Else: See You Downtown This Weekend

Fans of Rocky Horror, WWE and Nearly Everything Else: See You Downtown This Weekend

After Dark chats with "Rocky Horror Picture Show" star Barry Bostwick and former WWE champ Finn Bálor about Wizard World Pittsburgh.