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Carnegie Ghost Hunts
Oct
27
9:30 PM21:30

Carnegie Ghost Hunts

This 3 hour hunt is lead by Steel City Ghost Hunters and will include 2 different locations (SPOILER ALERT: ITS NOT THE LIBRARY!!). We meet at Quantum Spirits, located at 230 E. Main St, Carnegie, where you can imbibe in a libation to steady your nerves, if necessary. Please arrive by 9pm for check in, photo ops, and waivers.

At 9:30pm, the hunt begins and you are off to your first destination where you will spend approximately 90 minutes attempting to make contact. From there, you will push on to the second destination to explore and try your luck for another 90 minutes of ghost hunting.

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5-Star Craft Distillery Tour and Tasting
Oct
27
12:00 PM12:00

5-Star Craft Distillery Tour and Tasting

  • pin Pennsylvania Pure Distilleries (Boyd & Blair Potato Vodka Distillery) (map)
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Every Saturday, PA Pure Distilleries (the makers of Boyd & Blair Potato Vodka and BLY Silver Rum) will open the doors to their distillery from 12pm-6pm for free tours, tastings, and cocktails!

Come learn more about their process and sample award-winning vodka and white rum neat. You can also kick back in their lounge with a cocktail and shop in the store!

They will conduct tours on the hour starting at noon, so they ask that you please be patient as they walk through their process group by group. You will be given step-by-step descriptions of their process from potato and molasses to bottle.

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Carnegie Ghost Hunts
Oct
26
9:30 PM21:30

Carnegie Ghost Hunts

This 3 hour hunt is lead by Steel City Ghost Hunters and will include 2 different locations (SPOILER ALERT: ITS NOT THE LIBRARY!!). We meet at Quantum Spirits, located at 230 E. Main St, Carnegie, where you can imbibe in a libation to steady your nerves, if necessary. Please arrive by 9pm for check in, photo ops, and waivers.

At 9:30pm, the hunt begins and you are off to your first destination where you will spend approximately 90 minutes attempting to make contact. From there, you will push on to the second destination to explore and try your luck for another 90 minutes of ghost hunting.

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Monster Mash Costume Party
Oct
20
6:00 PM18:00

Monster Mash Costume Party

Quantum Spirits’s Distillery has become a Mad Scientist's Laboratory!

Tubes and wires, careful notes....bubbling beakers, laboratory coats. Wicked cocktails and light fright bites, while we dance in costume to the sounds of the night!

*Win prizes for costumes in multiple categories.
*Take a photo at our dungeon selfie station.
*Get a swag bag for dressing up!

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5-Star Craft Distillery Tour and Tasting
Oct
20
12:00 PM12:00

5-Star Craft Distillery Tour and Tasting

  • pin Pennsylvania Pure Distilleries (Boyd & Blair Potato Vodka Distillery) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Every Saturday, PA Pure Distilleries (the makers of Boyd & Blair Potato Vodka and BLY Silver Rum) will open the doors to their distillery from 12pm-6pm for free tours, tastings, and cocktails!

Come learn more about their process and sample award-winning vodka and white rum neat. You can also kick back in their lounge with a cocktail and shop in the store!

They will conduct tours on the hour starting at noon, so they ask that you please be patient as they walk through their process group by group. You will be given step-by-step descriptions of their process from potato and molasses to bottle.

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Brewery Chili Cook Off
Oct
20
12:00 PM12:00

Brewery Chili Cook Off

Sidelines is celebrating Pittsburgh Libations Week with their first Brewery Chili Cook Off!! Spoonwood Brewing, Brooklyn Brewing and Sobels Obscure Brewing will be competing for the bragging rights of the best chili!

Tickets are only $15 and includes a cup of Chili + a 10oz. draft from each brewery. Then, vote for your favorite!

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Carnegie Ghost Hunts
Oct
19
9:30 PM21:30

Carnegie Ghost Hunts

This 3 hour hunt is lead by Steel City Ghost Hunters and will include 2 different locations (SPOILER ALERT: ITS NOT THE LIBRARY!!). We meet at Quantum Spirits, located at 230 E. Main St, Carnegie, where you can imbibe in a libation to steady your nerves, if necessary. Please arrive by 9pm for check in, photo ops, and waivers.

At 9:30pm, the hunt begins and you are off to your first destination where you will spend approximately 90 minutes attempting to make contact. From there, you will push on to the second destination to explore and try your luck for another 90 minutes of ghost hunting.

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The Plague Release at Caliente Pizza and Draft House
Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

The Plague Release at Caliente Pizza and Draft House

  • All Caliente Pizza & Draft House Locations (map)
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Once a year, Caliente Pizza and Draft House and Strange Roots Experimental Ales get together to release their collaboration beer, ❌The Plague❌.

If you missed out on the release at Strange Roots Experimental Ales (or just want more), all four Caliente Pizza and Draft House locations will have a draft release on Friday, October 19th at 7pm. Then, the bottle release the following day at all four locations at 11am.

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Illegal Libations: Prohibition Cocktail Night
Oct
19
5:00 PM17:00

Illegal Libations: Prohibition Cocktail Night

The Modern Cafe was established in 1933 and on December 5, 1933, the 21st Amendment to the US Constitution was created to ratify the 18th Amendment, which mandated Prohibition on alcohol. The Modern Cafe is teaming up with the awesome folks at Wigle Whiskey to bring you Illegal Libations: Prohibition Cocktail Night! Head to The Modern as they throw it waaay back with cocktails like French 75, Bees Knees, Manhattans, Gin Rickeys, and more!

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Triple Threat Tap Throwdown
Oct
19
3:00 PM15:00

Triple Threat Tap Throwdown

It's a battle of epic proportions! The irresistible force meets the immovable object! It's the WAR to SETTLE THE SCORE!!! *Insert your favorite wrestling line here*

Beerhead in the North Shore will be tapping FIVE BEERS from Bethel Park's Spoonwood Brewing, FIVE BEERS from Indiana's Levity Brewing, and FIVE BEERS from Indiana's Noble Stein Brewing and YOU get to decide who comes out victorious in the first-ever Triple Threat Tap Throwdown.

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The 1st Annual PLW Axe Throwing Tournament
Oct
18
7:30 PM19:30

The 1st Annual PLW Axe Throwing Tournament

Are you the best axe thrower in the Steel City?! There's only one way to find out!

Pittsburgh Libations Week, Lumberjaxes, and Spoonwood Brewing Company have joined forces to bring you the 1st Annual PLW Axe Throwing Tournament as part of the inaugural Pittsburgh Libations Week! This event will pit 64 axe throwers in a fun, friendly competition to determine 'the face that runs the place' regarding axe throwing in the 'Burgh.

Your entry fee gets you a spot in the tournament plus food and beers from our co-sponsor, Spoonwood Brewing Company in Bethel Park, throughout the whole evening.

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Craft Beer Trivia Night
Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

Craft Beer Trivia Night

It's not just Trivia Night at The BeerHive...it's BEER TRIVIA NIGHT! Grab your friends, grab a pint, and show the world how much beer knowledge you've crammed into your brain along with all the malted barley and hop resin. 

ZOACH Trivia will be hosting the festivities. Free to play. Beer and alcohol-related questions the whole night. Prizes to 1st and 2nd place! It's the best way to do trivia during Pittsburgh Libations Week!

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Merchant's 1 Year Anniversary Party
Oct
18
6:00 PM18:00

Merchant's 1 Year Anniversary Party

Join Merchant Oyster Co in celebrating 1 year in business! With a year of support and love from their community in Lawrenceville and all of Pittsburgh, they wanted to throw a party for YOU! Join them for good music, good food, and good drinks.

Tom Watt, The Buffettman & the Fruitcakes (the BEST Jimmy Buffett Cover Band) will be playing from 7 - 10 pm.

Oyster Eating Competition at 8 pm

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Third Thursday Mixers
Oct
18
5:00 PM17:00

Third Thursday Mixers

Join Quantum Spirits every 3rd Thursday of the month for a meet and greet.

*Expand your business
*Meet your neighbors
*Make new contacts the old fashioned way - in person!
*Bring the whole gang for an Office Social

Enjoy hand crafted cocktails in their sophisticated Triple Point Tasting Room and enjoy local bites as they feature restaurants from in and around the neighborhood.

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Beer Off-Flavor Education Night
Oct
17
7:00 PM19:00

Beer Off-Flavor Education Night

There are several outside elements that can effect the overall taste of your beer. And at this course, we are going to talk about them. It's time to learn when your beer isn't at its best at Off-Flavor Education Night at Spoonwood Brewing!

Brought to you as part of Pittsburgh Libations Week and led by Chris Staub, decorated home brewer with Best of Show award-winning beers two of the last three years at the T.R.A.S.H. Homebrew Competition, you will taste beer samples that have been spiked by the five most common off-flavors and learn about the potential causes.

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PLW Craft Spirits Symposium
Oct
16
7:00 PM19:00

PLW Craft Spirits Symposium

The craft spirits movement has swept through Pittsburgh and beyond like a brush fire. Every day, master distillers are utilizing their skills and expertise to drive innovation and bring handcrafted, high-quality bourbon, gin, whiskey, vodka, rum, and more to life...giving libations enthusiasts a local alternative to the spirits they enjoy. And now, you have an opportunity to learn and get answers to your burning questions from the people driving this incredible spirits revolution!

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Test Flight Class - Juice Bombs
Oct
16
7:00 PM19:00

Test Flight Class - Juice Bombs

Come to Bierport for a mini-class on different beer-styles paired with a curated flight.

Their in-house beer experts will talk about how these brews are made, their flavor profiles, and more while you try an exemplary selection from the Bierport Tap Room.

Taste some new brews in the trendy juice bomb style. Try some hazy, unfiltered IPAS with unique flavor profiles, picked for you by the Bierport staff.

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Test Flight Class - Ciders
Oct
15
7:00 PM19:00

Test Flight Class - Ciders

Come to Bierport for a mini-class on different beer-styles paired with a curated flight.

Their in-house beer experts will talk about how these brews are made, their flavor profiles, and more while you try an exemplary selection from the Bierport Tap Room.

Apples, peaches, and pears, oh my! Try a wide variety of ciders made using different styles and fruits to produce different flavor profiles and levels of sweetness.

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An Evening With Mash Bill #2 Bourbon Tasting Dinner
Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

An Evening With Mash Bill #2 Bourbon Tasting Dinner

The Pittsburgh Whiskey Friends in partnership with Cinderlands Beer Co. invite you to attend An Evening With Mash Bill #2 Bourbon Tasting & Dinner at Cinderlands Beer Co. Tickets are $120 per person and includes pours from the Current Mash Bill #2 lineup as well as Vintage expressions of these bourbons. All proceeds, after fees, will be donated to The West Penn Burn Camp & The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.

All tickets include pours from the following Bourbons & Four Course meal that has been paired to flavors found within the Current Mash Bill #2 lineup.

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Hanging With The Cooper Featuring Mitch Wettle
Oct
14
5:00 PM17:00

Hanging With The Cooper Featuring Mitch Wettle

  • Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse & Whiskey Garden (map)
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Pittsburgh Libations Week, in association with Wigle Whiskey and Pittsburgh Whiskey Friends proudly present Hanging With The Cooper Featuring Mitch Wettle.

Mitch Wettle is a Level Two Whiskey Sommelier, Executive Bourbon Steward, and Master Cooper. He has been a cooper for four years and is a third generation whiskey industry veteran. Mitch also founded Whiskey Wise to host tastings and spread the good news of whiskey.

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Smoketoberfest V
Oct
14
3:00 PM15:00

Smoketoberfest V

The 5th Annual Smoketoberfest will be held Sunday, October 14th! We're taking Smoketoberfest over to our Pop-Up Beer Garden location on the Ohio River so there will be plenty of room for outstanding smoked cuisine from local vendors and great live music. We'll have a number of specialty Roundabout beers including a few smoked varieties.

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Test Flight Class - Beyond Pumpkin (Fall Beers)
Oct
14
2:00 PM14:00

Test Flight Class - Beyond Pumpkin (Fall Beers)

Come to Bierport for a mini-class on different beer-styles paired with a curated flight.

Their in-house beer experts will talk about how these brews are made, their flavor profiles, and more while you try an exemplary selection from the Bierport Tap Room.

Fall beer doesn’t have to be spicy, sweet, or squash-inspired. Try some more traditional fall beers from Oktoberfests to brown ales!

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The Plague Release at Strange Roots Experimental Ales
Oct
13
3:00 PM15:00

The Plague Release at Strange Roots Experimental Ales

  • Strange Roots Experimental Ales (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Once a year, Caliente Pizza and Draft House and Strange Roots Experimental Ales get together to release their collaboration beer, ❌The Plague❌.

Strange Roots will have limited bottles and drafts available on Saturday, October 13th. If you want more (or missed out on this date), all four Caliente Pizza and Draft House locations will have a draft release on Friday, October 19th at 7pm. Then, the bottle release the following day at all four locations at 11am.

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