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Pittsburgh City Paper Holiday Guide 2018

Things to do, eat, and see this holiday season

Pittsburgh City Paper Holiday Guide 2018
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Pittsburgh holiday cookies from Bella Christie and Lil’ Z’s Sweet Boutique in Lawrenceville

Whether you celebrate Christmas or Hanukkah, or just enjoy looking at all the sparkling lights and smiling faces, the last two months of the year in Pittsburgh are full of fun seasonal activities for all ages. For this year’s Holiday Guide, we’re highlighting some of our favorite things to do, eat, and see in town this season. Happy holidays, Pittsburgh!

Holiday Traditions

Winter activities for getting into the holiday spirit

Holiday Cookie Table

Holiday Giving

Pittsburgh has some new exciting ways to give for the holiday

10 local charities worth supporting this holiday season

Holiday Arts

Be kind to your Pittsburgh artists this holiday season

10 miscellaneous arts events for the holiday season

Holiday Music

What are Pittsburgh musicians’ favorite ways to spend the holidays?

Local musicians discuss their favorite Christmas covers

10 local holiday season concerts

Holiday Food

Three unexpected recipes to spice up your holiday season

Where to stock up on comfort food this season

Holiday Screen

The TV show holiday episode is better than holiday movies

Top 10 not so popular holiday movies


City Paper Hanukkah Talk

Celebrate Hanukkah with your fellow Pittsburghers

Bonus Gifts

Krampus is more popular than ever. Why now?  

City Paper staff members share their favorite holiday stories