January Events Around Pittsburgh & Bakery Square

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New year, new events going on in Pittsburgh!

Around the City:

Museum of Illusions
All month long | North Shore
Discover a brilliant collection of perspective-changing rooms, intriguing installations, and surprising images at the Museum of Illusions! Their exhibits will teach you that nothing is quite as it seems. Get ready to be mesmerized!

Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott
January 19-28 | New Hazlett Theater
This compelling story of Rosa Parks, an upstanding citizen of the community, takes you inside the events that sparked the civil rights movement. The show is appropriate for audiences in 3rd grade through high school, families, and adults.

Winter Beer Fest
January 26-27 | Convention Center
Sample more than 150 local and craft brews, as well as new craft wineries and distilleries. Grab your tickets while you still can!

Holiday Lights Tour
Till January | Downtown
Enjoy an evening in Downtown Pittsburgh, learning about the history of the city, discovering beautiful squares and pieces of architecture, while getting to see all the festive holiday lights and decorations. Experience the world's largest pickle ornament, a unique gingerbread house display, a replica of the crèche from Vatican City, and much more!

Till January | Schenley Plaza
GLOWLAND, powered by OBID, brings dynamic and interactive installations to the center of Pittsburgh, enlivening the Oakland area through light, art, music and play. Over 30,000 guests are expected to come and experience large scale illuminated seesaws, attend family activity days, and support the Oakland business district through the holiday season. 
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Around Bakery Square:

NEW WINTER POP-UP: City Kitchen Oasis
Till March | City Kitchen
The City Kitchen patio you know and love has been walled off and completely transformed into an heated lounge area filled with exotic decorations where guests can sip, savor, and escape!

Bakery Square Book Club
January 7 | BKSQ Conservatory
Discover, discuss, and connect with fellow book lovers at Bakery Square's Book Club hosted by @pghgoodreads! Munch on delicious brunch food from City Kitchen while chatting about your favorite reads!

Takos & Trivia
Every Wednesday | tako torta
Grab a marg and take a seat because trivia is getting SPICY! Trivia is hosted by the amazing minds at Buzzworthy Pub Trivia. Join from the bar, the jungle, the lounge, anywhere in the restaurant! All questions are posted on the big screens so you can play along wherever you are.

Yoga in the Portal
All month long | Portal
Enjoy a rejuvenating yoga experience in The Portal every Saturday morning at Bakery Square! After the event, join us for brunch at one of our restaurants! Get 10% off your meal at City Kitchen when you show your yoga punch card.

Additional Event Details:
  • Register online to fill out our waiver
  • Guests must provide their own yoga mat
  • Check-in starts at 10:15 AM with our Concierge
  • Events are subject to cancellation pending weather conditions

Radiant Strings
Every Sunday | BKSQ Conservatory
Radiant Strings is a Pittsburgh-based string ensemble comprised of classically trained musicians and is the ideal blend of classical refinement, modern edge, and infectious energy. This is their third holiday season spent performing at BKSQ and they are so excited to be continuing the tradition!

Pub Runs
Every Thursday | BKSQ
Join us every Thursday evening at 6:30 PM for a run from Fleet Feet Bakery Square! All participants receive $2 off their first drink at City Kitchen after the run. More information can be found here.


Get ready for a month full of looooovely events!