OFFICE OF SPECIAL EVENTS

  • BLACK HISTORY MONTH EXHIBIT ON DISPLAY

    Explore the City of Pittsburgh's Black History Month exhibit in the lobby of the City-County Building weekdays 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. throughout February.  “Enslavement & Freedom: Early African-American Life in Pittsburgh” feature  dozens of artifacts from Africa and Pittsburgh, both pre- and post-slavery, including documentation from the first-ever Black bank in Pittsburgh, authentic slave shackles, the 1840 U.S. census, a 10’x 8’ handwoven kente cloth and a 600-year-old drinking vessel.

    Published: 02/05/2019
  • REGISTER TODAY FOR 2019 GREAT RACE

    Online registration is open for the 42nd annual Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race presented by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and 24th annual Dollar Bank Junior Great Race.  Register early and save!

    Published: 01/21/2019
  • RESERVE A PICNIC SHELTER

    It's never too early to think about summer fun!  Click here to reserve a picnic shelter in one of Pittsburgh's beautiful parks.

    Published: 12/04/2018
  • EVENT & FILM PERMITS AVAILABLE

    The Office of Special Events has streamlined the permitting process for event organizers/film producers with the launch of online application software.   Click here to apply.  Fore more information, call 412-255-2641 for event permits and 412-255-8976 for film permits.

    Published: 09/03/2018