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Below are a few of the locations and local happenings in Pittsburgh. Because when choosing a pop up shop location we find it is essential to have as much information as possible about the location you choose.

Annual Events

Three Rivers Arts Festival
Seventeen days of art for the people with a mix of free art, live music, fine food, and festival fun. 

St. Patrick's Day Parade
With over 20,000 participants and an audience of as much as 200,000. 

Wings Over Pittsburgh Air Show
This free, annual military air show, hosted by the 911th Airlift Wing of the Air Force Reserve Command, is attended by more than 30,000 people each year, 

Pittsburgh Regatta & Fourth of July Fireworks
Attracting over 400,000 annually, the Pittsburgh Regatta is the region's largest community event and the largest inland regatta in the United States.

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix
One of the nation's premiere vintage racing events it attracts more than 250,000 spectators.

Pittsburgh Light Up Night
See Pittsburgh decked out in her holiday best! The city's dramatic skyline is the backdrop for an evening of holiday activities, culminating in a spectacular fireworks display. The popular Pittsburgh Light Up Night brings over 100,000 people to the Golden Triangle each year for the official kickoff of the Pittsburgh holiday season.

Some Local Neighborhoods

•    North Shore
•    South Shore
•    Point Breeze
•    Squirrel Hill North
•    Shadyside
•    Strip District
•    Regent Square
•    Squirrel Hill South
•    Banksville
•    Greenfield

Local Attractions

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
The Andy Warhol Museum
Carnegie Museum of Natural History 
Mount Washington
National Aviary

Local Malls

Most of the shopping in this high-end district, is concentrated along a 3-block stretch on Walnut Street. 

Station Square
Station Square is a 40-acre complex just across the Monongahela River.

Strip District
Bounded by Penn Avenue and Smallman Street from 16th to 22th Street. On weekends during the day, this area is lined with farmers' booths selling fresh produce and imported foods. 

Century III Mall
Located 20 minutes south of Pittsburgh, this mall houses most of your favorite stores and is anchored by JCPenney.

Mall at Robinson
Macy's, JCPenny, Sears and Dick's Sporting Goods anchor this attractive shopping mall. 

Ross Park Mall
One of Pittsburg's best malls, Ross Park features a beautiful interior, lined with 150 high-end and affordable stores including Nordstrom, Macy's, Burberry.

South Hills Village
This Bethel Park mall is a great one-stop destination for shopping, entertainment and a bite to eat. 

5th Avenue Place
A steel pyramid and steeple atop Fifth Avenue Place serves as a downtown landmark and draws attention to this upscale shopping and dining destination. 

South Side
In this historic neighborhood, East Carson is the key street for shopping and sightseeing. 

Ellsworth Avenue
Ellsworth Avenue sits in the midst of the Shadyside neighborhood and is a great place to shop, eat, and play. 

Colleges & Universities

•    Art Institute of Pittsburgh
•    Bradford School
•    Carlow University
•    Carnegie Mellon University
•    Chatham University
•    Community College of Allegheny County
•    Duff's Business Institute
•    Duquesne University
•    Duquesne University School of Law
•    Le Cordon Bleu Institute of Culinary Arts in Pittsburgh
•    Pittsburgh Council on Higher Education
•    Pittsburgh Filmmakers' School of Film, Photography, and Digital Media
•    Pittsburgh Technical Institute
•    Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
•    University of Pittsburgh
•    Point Park University
•    Robert Morris University
•    Triangle Tech
•    University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
•    University of Pittsburgh School of Information Sciences

Nearby Cities

Dormont, PA
Brentwood, PA
Wilkinsburg, PA
Munhall, PA
Swissvale, PA
Mount Lebanon, PA
Baldwin, PA
Neville Township, PA
Bethel Park, PA
West Mifflin, PA
North Versailles, PA
Franklin Park, PA
Plum, PA
Lower Burrell, PA
New Kensington, PA

Sports Teams & Stadiums

  • Pittsburgh Steelers of the NFL

  • Pittsburgh Penguins of the NHL

  • Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball

  • A.J. Palumbo Center 

  • Consol Energy Center 

  • Heinz Field 

  • Highmark Stadium

  • PNC Park at North Shore ​

Do you want to pop up ​in Pittsburgh?

The Pop Up Shop Agency is here as a one-stop resource to help you navigate the entire pop up shop process to make your Pittsburgh event a success. ​

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