june, 2019

28jun5:00 pm9:00 pmThis event is overPierogi Pop Up & Panelat the August Wilson Center

Event Details

A Pittsburgh centric conversation and celebration! We’ll kick off the night together with Wigle Whiskey Cocktails, Threadbare Cider and local craft beer. Then join us for a conversation with some of our regions finest food and beverage thinkers.


We’ll cap off the night with more drinks and pierogi from Pierogi Plus and other doughy filled delights, including empanadas from Gaucho, pepperoni rolls from Pierogis Plus, Rolling Pepperoni, Tortellini from Piccolo Forno, Bao Buns from Ki Ramen.


Your $25 ticket includes a Wigle cocktail or Threadbare 9oz cider, one sample from each food vendor (5 samples total) and two 4oz Penn Brewery pours.

Event Details:

5 PM  Happy Hour
featuring Wigle cocktails, Threadbare Cider and Penn Brewery Beer samples
6 PM Panel 
Manufacturing Place: How a Regional Food & Drink Identity is Made Packaged & Sold
Beth Kracklauer, Wall Street Journal
Melissa McCart, Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Mike Costello, Lost Creek Farm
John & Sukey Jamison, Jamison Farms
Carrie Lepore, Deputy Secretary of Marketing, Tourism, and Film at Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development
Cassandra Malis, CRAFT at Chatham University
Cecil Usher, Lorelei

7 PM Pierogi Pop Up
Featuring pierogi and related doughy delights from Pittsburgh’s finest.

Pierogi from Pierogis Plus

Pepperoni Rolls from Rolling Pepperoni
Empanadas from Gaucho
Tortellini from Piccolo Forno
Bao Buns from Ki Ramen


(Friday) 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


August Wilson Center

980 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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