Mars Applefest

10/05/2019

Mark your calendars, the Mars Applefest is held the first Saturday in October. And as should be apparent this annual tradition is about, well…apples. So naturally there’s a lot of apples. In pecks and totes and half bushels, these arboreal fruits come fresh from the orchard. As such, visitors come from near and far. The …

Pittsburgh Knit and Crotchet Festival

03/20/2020 to 03/22/2020

The Pittsburgh Knit and Crochet Festival is certainly not your mother’s knitting, and it is certainly anything but old.  There is an immediate and measurable level of energy and youth to this festival that encourages hands-on learning as well as direct involvement.  The passion and dedication of patrons and sponsors has allowed the Pittsburgh Knit …