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More than 200 guests donning their best black tie attended the annual event.
The Ace Hotel Pittsburgh was the place to be #SEEN on Friday night as the Carnegie Museum of Art hosted an Iris van Herpen fashion show.
Guests took a journey through time on Saturday night at the UPMC Children’s Ball: Dino Bash.
The Carnegie Museum of Art held a private event to preview “Shaping a Modern Legacy: Karl and Jennifer Salatka Collect” on Friday night.
Pittsburgh’s drag queens went to the dogs during the sixth annual B*tches Ball at the Pittsburgh Opera Thursday night.
Farm to Table Pittsburgh is now in its 11th year at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center on Saturday.
This week’s installment included the Glass Slipper Ball which took place on Saturday night at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Cranberry.
The 25th anniversary of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Promise Gala was celebrated at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Sy Holzer was the honoree during the 41st annual American Ireland Fund Gala held on St. Patrick’s Day.
The Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre hosted a premiere party and performance with the Dance Theatre of Harlem on Thursday night.
The star-studded show emceed by Suzanne Mauro featured looks from Uptown Sweats by Kiya Tomlin, One Enchanted Evening and One Brilliant.
A special night for young people who were celebrated at the annual Sarah Heinz House’s Steak & Burger Dinner at PNC Park on Thursday night.
Stop the Violence Pittsburgh and CCAC presented Pittsburgh’s Black Honors, a History of Black Pittsburgh from 1755 to present on Saturday.
Pittsburgh power couple Emmai and Patrice Alaquiva throws a party to raise awareness about the region’s charitable causes.
The 18th annual event, held on Monday, benefits the Homeless Children’s Education Fund.
The first annual Mitzvah Bash!, held on March 5, showcased vendors and party planning ideas for your next big bash.
The 13th annual Antiques Show preview party to benefit Kerr Memorial Museum was held Friday night.
More than 200 friends and family came to celebrate the Olympian Herbert Douglas Jr.’s 95th birthday at Heinz History Center Saturday night.
So many events to be #SEEN attending throughout the city!
The Pittsburgh Opera headquarters was the place to be #SEEN on Thursday as fashionistas came to watch the Emphatics collection.
The Epilepsy Foundation held its 23rd annual Mardi Gras celebration Tuesday night at the Westin Convention Center.
More than 900 guests reliving their prom at the Jewish Community Center event held in Squirrel Hill.
The CLO celebrated the 20th anniversary of its Wine Tasting and Silent Auction on Friday night.
So many events to be #SEEN attending throughout the city! Enjoy even more of what makes Pittsburgh a vibrant community to be a part of!
Highmark presented Light! Glamour! Action! to support the Pittsburgh Film Office on Sunday night.
The 2017 QBall brought paintings from the pre-Raphaelite era to life.
The 2017 Lending Hearts Gala honored James Conner and Jamie Guerry.
The Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s “Down the Rabbit Hole” event held at its Strip District headquarters.
More than 200 guests came to support Girls Hope during a benefit party Thursday night.
The Whiffenpoofs, the nation's oldest a cappella group, performed on Saturday night at the Heinz Memorial Chapel in Oakland.
The 81st annual Dapper Dan Awards hosted hundreds of sports fans at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Downtown.
The Pittsburgh International Auto Show preview party was held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center Thursday night.
The Carnegie Museum of Art held its monthly Third Thursday event this time celebrating the work of Iris van Herpen.
I chatted with three experts from around the city for tips on how to keep your guests wanting more!
Sex, Love & Science, was a party for more than 1,000 young adults 21 and older Friday night.
Six hundred guests made their way to the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh hotel for the annual Heart Ball “Ballywood A Night to Shimmer & Shine.”
Attack Theatre held its second annual One Night Stand fundraising event at the Ace Hotel Pittsburgh in East Liberty on Saturday night.
The king of all networking events was held Friday night at the Heinz History Center as Uncorked: #Pixburgh drew more than 1,200 guests.
The new Downtown Blend Bar was the venue for Whiskey Watches and Cigars to benefit TRACIR (TRAuma Care In a Rucksack).
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens held its first Party in the Tropics of 2017 on Friday night.
On Saturday night, the Nosh and Groove Like It’s 1972 event was held to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Community Day School.
It was a “Lovefest” on Saturday during the Crafts and Drafts event filled with art, gifts, food, treats (and beer!).
Shenay Jeffrey, 28, shares her American dream. Originally from Guyana, her family moved to the U.S. in search of a brighter future.
Eleven young women were presented during the 91st Cinderella Ball on Saturday night.
Coro Pittsburgh held its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Awards to celebrate philanthropic leaders on Saturday.
The PFO held its Patrons Party on Friday night at J. Verno Studios on the South Side to celebrate the Pittsburgh film industry.
The Silver Jubilee of the Women’s Board of Pittsburgh was celebrated with 280 guests during a luncheon on Friday.
Always to a sell-out crowd of 350 guests, the 10th annual Symphony of Food benefits WOMEN of Southwestern PA Inc.
Natalie Bencivenga's SEEN documents Pittsburgh social life in all its diversity. Beyond the galas, the glitterati and the glamour, it chronicles the way we live today and the people who are engaged in making this community a vibrant place to live.
A Pittsburgh native who has a master's degree in social work, Ms. Bencivenga ran her own online lifestyle magazine for five years. She is broadening the reach of SEEN by expanding the kinds of events the Post-Gazette covers. She also heavily uses social media to engage readers so that even if they can't be at the party with SEEN, they'll be part of the party.
Send invitations to SEEN, 358 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Email Natalie Bencivenga or fax 412-263-1706.