What’s Happening in Shadyside November 2014

Upcoming Events  

FirstFriday ArtWalk on Ellsworth
Friday, November 7th
Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 29th
Shop Handmade in Shadyside
Saturday, Nov. 29, Dec. 6, Dec. 13, Dec. 20
11:00am-5:00pm *More Details to come!


Forget the Mall, Shop Small! 

Shop small and eat, drink and pamper at locally owned businesses all holiday season…and especially on Saturday, November 29th! Shadyside businesses will be celebrating Small Business Saturday with special deals all over the neighborhood. Stay tuned for an exclusive email with all the details later this month!

Music in a Great Space  

Shadyside Presbyterian Church‘s Music Ministry invites you to attend this music-filled event presented in the church’s Richardsonian Romanesque sanctuary:

  • Music for Two Organs on Sunday, November 23, at 4:00 p.m.  Co-sponsored by Music in a Great Space and the Organ Artists Series, this concert will utilize Shadyside’s two organs. Duo-organists John Cummins and Michael Messina will present an afternoon of music written for two organs, organ and piano, and solo organ. Tickets: $15. Students and seniors (60 and older): $10.

5121 Westminster Place

Visit WT

Winchester Thurston School welcomes you to visit their Shadyside campus:
What’s next in Early Childhood Education: An Intro to Pre-K and K, November 11 at 9:00 a.m.
Learn more and register online.
555 Morewood Avenue

Prepare for the Future

We are all BUSY! It’s true.  But, Life Insurance shouldn’t wait.  Adriana’s office understands that you are busy, so they have the most flexible hours in Pittsburgh, located right in the heart of the business district of Shadyside. Protect your family, mortgage, or student debts, or secure your acceptance while you are young and healthy.
Visit www.pasquiniprotection.com today to get a quick quote and send the information to Adriana’s State Farm office. In return you will be better prepared for the future, and of course, you will leave with a Eureka Chocolate!
Stop in, and talk to Adriana, Daniela, Deni or Nicole today, and get a plan in place. 735 Copeland St has also had a makeover! So, come on down and check it out!
735 Copeland Street


Celebrating 40 Years on Walnut Street 

Since 1974, Four Winds Gallery has featured the finest in Native American art. Presenting works of unparalleled range and quality, we have enthusiastically fostered a connection between Native artists and audiences in Pittsburgh and throughout the world.  Today, Four Winds is regarded as one of the foremost Native American galleries, dedicated to the presentation of rare historic material as well as to the art of innovative, contemporary talents.


Special guests Gene and Mike Waddell of Waddell Trading, Jed Foutz of Shiprock Santa Fe, and award-winning Taos Pueblo jeweler Maria Samora will join us to present an unprecedented exhibition of masterpieces. This once-in-a-lifetime event will include treasures from the gallery’s private collection. We hope you will join us!







5512 Walnut Street
Pet Photos with Santa

Bring your pets to Petagogy on Saturday, November 22 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm for photos with Santa taken by expert local pet photographer Jenny Karlsson! Jenny will take free digital photos of your pet(s) sitting on Santa’s lap and will email you the photo plus provide options for ordering prints, holiday cards and more!


Pets will be seen on a first come, first served basis and must be comfortable around other animals and people. If your pet is unable to be around other animals but would still like to be photographed on Santa’s lap, please email info@petagogypgh.com by November 19 and we will try to accommodate them.


Dogs must be on leashes (no retractable leashes, please). Cats and small animals must be in carriers. All animals over six months old must be spayed or neutered.

5880 Ellsworth Avenue


Season for Gratitude at Scribe

Show your gratitude with Scribe‘s autumnal selection of gifts, thank you cards, and of course, our gift enclosures featuring Tom Turkey wearing Pilgrim shoes!

Send your clients a heartfelt card of thanks in November to avoid the holiday rush! And don’t forget to inquire about our corporate gifts, gift wrap and calligraphy services.

Scribe Fine Stationery is conveniently open six days a week in the heart of Shadyside just off Walnut Street on Filbert.


731 1/2 Filbert Street
Ready for Entertaining?

Shop Penhollows this holiday season for distinctive items for your home.  Find unique table décor, linens and foods for festive holiday entertaining. 


244 A South Highland Avenue 

Custom Designs at WAX

Keith Belles, co-Owner and In House designer at Wax has created these 18k gold wedding bands using the lost wax process. Stop by and be involved in the design of your engagement
ring and wedding bands. Hours are noon to 5:00pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. We are always willing to meet you by appointment at your convenience.

5901 Ellsworth Avenue


Mustache Month at KU

November is upon us, friends, and that means it’s Mustache Month!  Grow a mustache (or come to Kards Unlimited for a plethora of mustache-themed paraphernalia) to show support for Men’s Health issues this month!  November also has great days like Sesame Street Day, National Authors’ Day, National Sandwich Day, and (obviously) Thanksgiving!  In addition to its own fabulous celebrations, November is the perfect time to get your cards and gifts for all of winter’s EXCITING holidays picked out!  KU is filled to the brim with cheer and great products, so come on down!


5522 Wal­nut Street

Bundle Up!

Roberta Weissburg Leathers Outerwear Exclusive RWL nov 2014
Wed November, 19 – Sunday November, 23

The Season’s Best Selection Of Coats To Keep You Warm…. Let us help you find your perfect mate for the winter!


5415 Walnut Street 


Dazzling Finds

Betty says, “Vamp It Up!” for the Holidays.  Add some Jazz Age sparkle to your party clothes with vintage costume jewelry. 

Be dazzled with Hey Betty!‘s collection of clear and colored rhinestones and crystals-perfect for gift-giving, too.  Follow us on Instagram @heybettyvintageclothing.  Come to where the Stars shop-Hey Betty!.

5890 Ellsworth Ave.

Thanksgiving Must Haves

Get your Thanksgiving desert from Prantl’s Bakery! We have all your old favorites and some sure to be new favorites as well. Click here for our holiday hours and deadlines as well a brief list of some of our most popular items. The deadline for Thanksgiving orders is Monday 11/24 at 6pm. Please note that if you order online, we’re only taking orders for the 8×8 square burnt almond torte that way (as opposed to larger custom tortes).  


5525 Walnut Street 



Hessam Show Continues at Maser Galleries
Maser Galleries‘ Hessam Abrishami show continues through November 8th. In case anyone couldn’t make it to the opening but wants to see Hessam’s amazing art!

5427 Walnut Street

Texture & Tension 
Join us for FirstFriday November 7th on Ellsworth, 5:30-8:30, and view texture & tension at Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery. The show explores the texture and tension of these sculptures both literally and figuratively. Participating artists include Alex Bernstein, Marsha Blaker, Pittsburgh native Paul Desomma, ceramic artist Byul Go, Romina Gonzales & Edison Zapata, Sungsoo Kim, Weston Lambert, Nick Leonoff, and Mark Leputa.

New work and new artist additions include: local jewelry artist, Gillian Preston and Canadian jewelry artist, Alicia Niles. View our distinctive collection of colorful cast glass birds, incomparable array of artisan jewelry, and a selection of small objects perfect for gifting. Hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 5 pm and Saturday, 12 to 5 pm, or by appointment. For more information call or visit our website.

5833 Ellsworth Avenue

FirstFriday ArtWalk 

Be sure to visit GalleriE CHIZ for the next FirstFriday ArtWalk on Friday, November 7, 5:30-8:00 PM. Our current exhibit is not-to-be-missed! Light refreshments will be served.


Fly On In… Take Off Your Shoes… Have a Seat!

Mixed Media Magic


Featuring new work by:

Michael Bestwick (wood & metal furniture)

Bill Miller (vintage linoleum assemblages)

Ron Nigro (Cu, Ag, Ni, brass airplanes)


Exhibit runs thru November 22, 2014.


5831 Ellsworth Avenue 

Holiday Gift Ideas eye gift

Looking for the perfect gift to give this holiday season? Why not the gift of tighter, firmer and gorgeous eyes? Come see us at the UPMC Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Health Center and pick up this year’s perfect holiday gift, the Elastiderm Eye Kit. Featuring Elastiderm Eye Serum, formulated with the benefits of caffeine in an innovative rollerball technology to reduce puffiness under the eyes and used to help replenish elasticity and support collagen for tighter, smoother-looking skin. The kit also includes Elastiderm Eye Cream; this smooth rich cream is perfect for the cooler months to help fight dry skin around the eyes while working to build elasticity to revitalize the skin. A $210 value, this kit is available for $120, while supplies last.

5401 Walnut Street, Suite 301

Get Pumped Up for the Holiday Season

Take advantage of The Spa at Aestique‘s incredible specials this month and get a jump on the Holiday Season. Before the shopping, baking and wrapping begins, take time and pamper yourself. We’re offering a savings on all of our injectables including Botox for only $12/unit, Juvederm for only $475/syringe and Voluma for an incredible $1250/syringe.


And don’t forget we are offering Complimentary Cosmetic Surgery consultations with Dr. Lazzaro, Dr. Antimarino and Dr. Clavijo all season long including on Saturdays! Call us today to schedule your visit. 

5989 Centre Avenue

The Shadyside Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary organization of businesses and professionals who work together to support, promote and improve the Shadyside business corridor as well as to help make Shadyside an exceptional place to work, shop, visit, and live.

Thanks for Thinking Shadyside,

Shadyside Chamber of Commerce

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