Taste of the Mount September 29, 2011...


This MWCDC Mainstreet fundraiser has been expanded from a “Taste of Shiloh Street” to a “Tast of the Mount” due to the great turnout.  Each purchase of a wristband goes to benefit the community through beautification, marketing, or additional special events.  Cost is only $15 for one or $50 for 5 wristbands.  Tickets are available in the MWCDC office located at 301 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh PA 15211 or by calling 412-481-3220 x 201.  If you are unable to contact us during business hours you can purchase your wristbands online at www.tasteofthemount.eventbrite.com

Here are just some of the specials wristband holders will be entitled to for their support:

Shiloh Grill – 25% off of your food bill

Di Fiores Ice Cream – $2 Ice cream cones

Grand Brew Cafe – $2.50 Lattes

Redbeards Bar and Grill – 20% off of your food bill!

Havana – $4 Mojitos & 1/2 price selected tapas

Sloppy Joes – $2 Domestic bottles

Packs & Dogs – $3.50 Seasonal craft beer drafts

DeAndrea Designs Silver Jewelry – 10% off

Art Zebo and Treasures – 10% off candles and video games

Bigham Tavern – 50% off of everything!

La Tavola – Free dessert samples! (one per customer) (reservations are recommended for dinner)

Jennifer’s Hair Studio – Present wristband before October 15, 2011 and recieve 15% off.

Dawn’s Creative Styles – Present wristband before October 15th, 2011 and recieve 1/2 off one retail product with a hair service.

Nikos – $1.50 Yuengling 16oz drafts, $5 Martini’s, 2 Cheese burgers for $3. Come and see our new interior!

Wallace Floral – Present wristband before October 15th and recieve $5 off an arrangement of $25 or more.

Fox’s Pizza – Present wristband before October 15th and recieve 20% off food bill (not valid with any other offers / carry out only)

Roll n Puff - 10% off cigars and $3 off roll your cigarette cartons.

Ink-Line – 20% off tattoo’s and $2 off a haircut.

Plus many more! keep checking back here for updates.

Wild Art Wild Trails 2011...

Help  artists turn trash into art! 

 On Sunday, June 5th, please join us in Mount Washington for an exciting event.  Wild Art Wild Trails 2011 is a hands on event for all ages.  In addition to exploring the trails in Emerald View Park, there will be a climbing wall and geocaching.  There will be music, food and fun while doing a hillside clean-up and giving artists the material to turn trash into cool art!

Mount Washington (Dilworth) Park

Sunday, June 5th

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

515 Norton Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15211

9:00 am to Noon – Hillside Clean-Up with the MWCDC

For more info- www.mwcdc.org/projects/grandview.htm

Kathryn Hunninen khunninen@mwcdc.org or 412-481-3220 x200

This is a FREE event!!!!!

Mother’s Day in Mount Washington...

Mother’s Day in Mount Washington

Make this Mother’s Day special by making a trip up to Mount Washington.  Mount Washington, in addition to the many amazing restaurants, has an array of great gift shops and flower shops. 

Gifts and Flowers:

ArtZebo Creations-Open Friday 10am to 5:30pm

DeAndrea Designs-Unique Silver Jewelry  Open Friday 11am to 6:30 and Saturday 12pm to 5pm

Eiseltown- Hanging Baskets 15.99 Fresh Plants and Flowers and Unique Gifts Open Sunday 9am to ?

Wallace Floral- Fresh Plants and Flowers

Patricia Boutique- Beautiful boxed note cards and gifts from The Metropolitan Museum


Mount Washington Restaurants:

Bella Vista Restaurant– 1204 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-1660

Bigham Tavern– 321 Bigham Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-9313

Café Cravings– 402 Bigham Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-481-2700

DiFiore’s Ice Cream Delite– 120 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-381-4640

Georgetown Inn– 1230 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-481-4424

Golden Palace Restaurant– 207 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-381-8500

Grand Brew– 120 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-325-6288

Grandview Saloon– 212 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-1400

Havana– 200 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 724-766-4556

Isabela on Grandview– 1318 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-5882

J.J. ‘s Restaurant– 101 Virginia Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-381-1822

La Tavola Italiana Restaurant– 1 Boggs Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-481-6627

Le Mont– 1114 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-3100

Monterey Bay Fish Grotto– 1411 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa 15211,


Packs and Dogs– 223 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-3730

Redbeard’s Bar and Grill– 201 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-3730

The Shiloh Grill– 123 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh, Pa, 15211, 412-431-4000

Cinco de Mayo: Spotlight on Havana...

Mount Washington is the place to be for Cinco de Mayo 2011, with our own Latin inspired neighborhood hang out.  Havana Tapas and Wine bar is a great place to hang out with friends this Thursday.  You can get into the Cinco de Mayo mood and enjoy the open doors that lead out on to Shiloh Street.  Definitely feel like you are in Havana, but be a block away from scenic Grandview Avenue.

Havana is offering the following specials Thursday, May 5th:

$3.00 Margaritas

$3.00 Coronas

$3.00 Tequila Shots

Check out www.havanapgh.com for more details.

Hope to see you there!!!!

A Taste of Shiloh Street...

A Taste of Shiloh Street is a fundraiser of the MWCDC Main Street Committee.*  

As a thank you, ticket (wristband) holders will be entitled to specials and discounts at participating businesses.  Come join us and show your community pride on Monday evening, May 2, 2011 from 5-10pm.  Mount Washington.  T-Shirts will also be for sale for $15 the night of the event to help us meet our goals while creating a festive atmosphere for the event.   Tickets are available at the MWCDC office M-F, 9 -4 at 301 Shiloh Street, Pittsburgh Pa 15211 for $15. We will take a credit card over the phone as well, by calling Greg at 412-481-3220 x 203.  Tickets will also be sold that night for $20. 

Particpating businesses and their specials are listed below however a complete list of business specials will be available on www.vuplus.org :

Shiloh Grill:   1/2 Price  on everything!

Di Fiore’s Ice Cream / Grand Brew Café:   $1 off of all smoothies

Redbeard’s Bar and Grill: 1/2 Price Appetizers, $2 domestic bottles (bar room only)

Havana:  $3.50 mojitos

Nikos: 25 cent wings

Sloppy Joes: $2 domestic bottles

Packs and Dogs:  $3.50 Seasonal craft drafts

DeAndrea Designs Silver Jewelry:  10% off

Scarpaci’s:  1/2 Price 18oz drafts (including Framboise & Guinness)

Art Zebo: 10% off Aromatherapy, soaps, candles and lotions

JV Raschi’s Treasures:  25% off of video games and 10% off everything else

* Proceeds will be used for beautification projects in Mount Washington’s Business Districts such as hanging baskets, planters, maintenance of landscaped areas, and more.


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