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After Dark Hall of Fame: Sharp Edge

After Dark Hall of Fame: Sharp Edge

The local pubs that fly the Sharp Edge banner remain a favorite for top-notch beer and tantalizing grub.
Rochester Inn Proves Why You Should Always Visit the Neighborhood Bar

Rochester Inn Proves Why You Should Always Visit the Neighborhood Bar

The North Hills hangout wins as a place for good beer, inexpensive meals and regular entertainment.
The Bigger-Than-Ever Deutschtown Music Festival Takes Over This Weekend

The Bigger-Than-Ever Deutschtown Music Festival Takes Over This Weekend

The mammoth, annual celebration of local music expands to two days for the first time this Friday and Saturday.
You Will Need to Use Your IQ to Make This Escape

You Will Need to Use Your IQ to Make This Escape

Perhaps the most impressive aspects of IQ Escape in Ross Township are the stagecraft and setting. The rooms are elegant, convincing and immersive.
Beer Cults and Brick Ovens: An Evening at Fuel & Fuddle

Beer Cults and Brick Ovens: An Evening at Fuel & Fuddle

The restaurant and bar in Oakland welcomes college students and locals alike.
My Stanley Cup Bars

My Stanley Cup Bars

In honor of the 2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins, Sean Collier reviews the two bars in which he's watched the Pens hoist the cup.
Carmody's is the Go-To For a Drink and a Bite on Neville Island

Carmody's is the Go-To For a Drink and a Bite on Neville Island

The new bar carries the legacy of two bygone establishments and is an easy winner in the middle of the river.
Ten Nights of Can't-Miss Music

Ten Nights of Can't-Miss Music

This year's class of Three Rivers Arts Festival music headliners share little in common — besides consistently delivering stellar performances.
Highmark Stadium Pub Wants Your Attention

Highmark Stadium Pub Wants Your Attention

The in-house tavern at the Riverhounds' home stadium is now welcoming guests during weekdays. But is it worth a dedicated stop?
Your Complete Guide to the 2016 Summer Movie Season

Your Complete Guide to the 2016 Summer Movie Season

Make the night memorable. Go see a movie then do something thematically related and cool afterward. Don't worry, we have plenty of ideas.
Lawrenceville's New, Different Nighttime (and Morning) Destination

Lawrenceville's New, Different Nighttime (and Morning) Destination

The Abbey on Butler — part coffeehouse, part restaurant, part bar — could prove to be a major Lawrenceville destination.
Digital Jukeboxes are Evil, Bar-Ruining Monsters

Digital Jukeboxes are Evil, Bar-Ruining Monsters

The case against TouchTunes, the streaming music loudspeaker that can't stop screwing up the vibe at local bars.
Bountiful Tacos, Tequila and Whiskey on Penn Avenue

Bountiful Tacos, Tequila and Whiskey on Penn Avenue

New bar and taco joint Bakersfield hits the mark with inexpensive drinks and grub.
Eight After Dark-Approved Craft Beer Week Events

Eight After Dark-Approved Craft Beer Week Events

Set your calendar for great beer (and food, and music, and spirits and more) throughout Pittsburgh Craft Beer Week.
The Definitive Ranking of Pirates Promotions

The Definitive Ranking of Pirates Promotions

We rank the best (and worst) non-baseball reasons to head to PNC Park.
After Dark Hall of Fame: Arsenal Bowl

After Dark Hall of Fame: Arsenal Bowl

For more than 50 years, the Lawrenceville landmark has been part bowling alley, part nightclub and always ridiculously fun.
Looking for a March Madness Hangout? Head to Bettis' Grille 36

Looking for a March Madness Hangout? Head to Bettis' Grille 36

The North Shore bar has everything you need to follow the action (and fill up while you watch).
Play and Learn (but Mostly Play) at the History Center

Play and Learn (but Mostly Play) at the History Center

At "Toys of the '50s, '60s and '70s," take a nostalgia-soaked trip through playrooms of the past.
Stoke's Grill is an Oasis on McKnight Road

Stoke's Grill is an Oasis on McKnight Road

The busy North Hills highway doesn't have too many worthy bars, but Stoke's Grill is more than worth a stop.
Think, Drink and Eat Hot Dogs at Franktuary Trivia

Think, Drink and Eat Hot Dogs at Franktuary Trivia

The Lawrenceville hotspot doesn’t need a trivia night — but for the love of their customers, they throw a killer competition anyway.
Become a Tiki Time Traveler at Hidden Harbor

Become a Tiki Time Traveler at Hidden Harbor

Visit the new Squirrel Hill bar on Tuesdays for a great-tasting (and great-sounding) tiki education.
End Your Work Day at Muddy Waters' Oyster Happy Hour

End Your Work Day at Muddy Waters' Oyster Happy Hour

Some of the best oysters available in Pittsburgh can be yours for a steal at the new East Liberty spot.
Head to 'Quick and Shameless' For an Unpredictable (and Essential) Night of Pittsburgh Comedy

Head to 'Quick and Shameless' For an Unpredictable (and Essential) Night of Pittsburgh Comedy

The LGBTQ-friendly variety show offers one of the city's most unusual (and often unforgettable) lineups of comedic talent.
Visit Pac-Man, Donkey Kong and Other Old-School Friends in the Strip

Visit Pac-Man, Donkey Kong and Other Old-School Friends in the Strip

The Pittsburgh Retro Gaming Convention should offer nostalgic fun for anyone who has ever held a controller.