The next couple days, PGH is buzzing with some amazing things!  Get your calendars out…

  • x Bluebird Kitchen turns FIVE!  Stop by today or tomorrow to congratulate them and get yourself a piece of their amazing birthday cake while you are at it!
  • x City Theatre has extended Wild with Happy til Saturday with shows at 8pm every night til then.  If you haven’t seen the over the top performances in the show, jump on it!  Get tickets here.


  • x Commonplace Coffee is now open at Smallman Galley.  Taking over the reigns at the coffee bar, expect the same amazing espresso and lattes you find at their Squirrel Hill, North Side and Garfield locations…just in the Strip.
  • x The Cultural Trust Partners Board released 15 VIP tickets to the SOLD OUT Chris Rock show on Thursday, May 18th.  The tickets are paired with a three-course dinner at Union Standard prior to the show.  More information here.


Commonplace Coffee now setup in the @smallmangalleypgh

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  • x We are hosting a Mother’s Day floral workshop with 4121 Main & Ace Hotel on Saturday! Limited tickets.  See here for more details.
  • x BRGR opens its doors to its FIFTH location in Downtown this Monday in the former G&G Noodle Bar space.  We are ready for their amazing burgers, shakes and killer happy hour just in time for summer.


  • x Umami celebrates its first anniversary tonight (5/11) with specials on sake & cocktails, HUGE giveaways, DJ Swav Pav and more.  Umami & Cantina know how to party so expect this one to be packed and FUN.
  • x And, not to be forgotten, the PENGUINS kick off the Eastern Conference Finals with Ottawa at home on Saturday at 7pm.


Our “iwai” or “celebration” of our one year anniversary is tomorrow! In honor of the amazing year we've had we are throwing down with a party for all of our guests! We will be not only be featuring drink specials but huge giveaways courtesy of Wine Merchant and Southern Wine & Spirits! . . 🍹We will be offering a special Celebration Punch all night for $8. A bright and delicious concoction of bourbon, pear sake, ginger, lemon, and sparkling wine . . 🍶Sake carafes will be $5 all night, offered hot or cold . . PLUS the night will have three big winners! . . 🍾First TWO guests to purchase a bottle of wine and mention this giveaway to win a variety of wines from Wine Merchant. *limited to one winner per table . . 🍶Win an assortment of FOUR bottles of sake from Takara Sake! Snap a photo of you and your friends celebrating with us, post to instagram and tag @umamipgh. Winner will be announced on instagram the next day . . We will be open for regular dinner service, serving the full menu until midnight with the bar and DJ Swäv Pav getting it until 1am.

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