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A tree with some flowers growing out of it and large green plants around the bottom of it, and some butterflies on the treeEditors’ pick: 33rd Annual Garden Tour

Sunday, June 25

Stop and smell the roses (and other assorted flowers) at Mt. Lebanon Public Library’s 33rd annual garden tour. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $20 tickets, available in advance at the library and online.

$25 day of tour.

Flowers & Fashion at Phipps

Through June 25

Prepare to be wowed! Experience extravagant fashion designs and brilliant horticultural displays at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, all inspired by Billy Porter’s local roots and array of artistic accomplishments. All member and nonmember tickets must be reserved in advance.


a golf club and a golf ball on a white backgroundAndrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall Annual Benefit

Saturday, June 10

The Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra comes to Carnegie’s Carnegie Hall for a memorable night of music. The benefit will be followed by an after party.  7:30 p.m., Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall, 300 Beechwood Avenue, Carnegie. Tickets are $150 for reserved seats and $75 for open balcony. More details at


Par 4 Percussion

Saturday, June 17

Join Friends of Mt. Lebanon Percussion at a golf outing at Westwood Golf Club, 825 Commonwealth Avenue, West Mifflin. The $100 fee FUNdraiser is a scramble, shotgun start at 8 a.m. with a luncheon immediately following. Hole-in-one prizes plus auction items! For additional information on the tournament, including payment options, please contact Mark Oxenreiter via email.

A conductor standing in front of a choral group holding his hands up

Welcome, Summer

Wednesday, June 7

Celebrate the close of the Pittsburgh Camerata’s 2022-2023 season and welcome the summer with solo and choral music from around the world. 7 p.m., Shadyside Presbyterian Church, 5121 Westminster Place.


a gyro on a white backgroundGreek Food Festival

Tuesday, June 13 through Friday, June 16

Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 123 Gilkeson Road, opens its doors for its summer Greek Village food and entertainment festival. Greek favorites, such as souvlaki, baklava, spanakopita and more, plus a gift bazaar, Greek music and dancing, and tours of the church. Eat in or takeout.


Pittsburgh celebrates Juneteenth Freedom Day

Friday to Monday, June 16-19

Check out the Western Pennsylvania Juneteenth Homecoming Celebration from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily at Point State Park and Market Square. This free, family-friendly event is a celebration of all cities and boroughs in Allegheny County and will feature African American culture education, speakers, live music and local vendors.


History & Commerce Tour

Saturday, June 10

Learn all about the history of Mt. Lebanon’s business district and tour the Art Deco Municipal Building.10 a.m. tour starts at the History Center. $15 for non-members and $10 for historical society members. Buy tickets at


Relay for Life Mt. Lebanon

Saturday, June 10

Relay For Life is the world’s largest volunteer-based fundraising event. Be part of Relay for Life Mt. Lebanon. Run or walk to support the American Cancer Society. 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Mt. Lebanon High School Stadium.


Children’s Museum Birthday Bash

Saturday, June 24

Free admission for everyone! Enjoy a day full of art, music and more, as the Pittsburgh Children’s Museum celebrates its 40th birthday.  Noon to 5 p.m., 10 Children’s Way, Allegheny Square, Pittsburgh.