What’s happening this week in Greensburg, May 2-8

Still searching for something to do in Greensburg this week? Look no further. In the list below you’ll find a Cinco de Mayo celebration, live music performances, Mother’s Day crafts, art events and much more. 

Monday, May 2

Used Book Sale

The annual used book sale at Greensburg Hempfield Area Library is back and better than ever! No really- it is. With more than 5K books, this fundraiser for the Library includes more genres and a wide variety of formats. Learn more.

Mother’s Day Craft

Mother’s Day is around the corner which means it’s time to spoil ALL dog moms with a craft made just for them! For $10 at Dogtopia, your pup will make their mark on a pot which will include their paw print, name and a potted flower. Starts at 7 a.m. Learn more.

Thursday, May 5

Star Wars Trivia at IMB

Join Invisible Man Brewing for another themed trivia night! Test your Star Wars knowledge with some friends and a couple beers! Starts at 7pm. Learn more.

Ommnus, Nullum, Ire and Gloom Doom @ Green Beacon Gallery

It’s a weeknight at the Green Beacon, that means there’s a tour stop happening! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m. Name your price for entry. BYOB for guests 21+. All gallery artwork is available for purchase during the show. Please enter through the front entrance. Learn more.

Junction Pizza at IMB

Junction Pizza is back at Invisible Man Brewing with slices and other snacks! They will be serving inside the taproom from 5-9pm. Learn more.

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at All Saints! There will be a chile beer release; Acoustic Fingers playing on the patio starting at 6 p.m.; and Elegant Catering serving shrimp tacos, nachos and more starting at 5 p.m. Learn more.

Brian Belonzi at Live Casino Pittsburgh 

Don’t miss live music by Brian Belonzi and great drink specials starting at 7 p.m. Learn more.

Friday, May 6

HoshiPgh at IMB

Hoshi Pgh will be parked out front of Invisible Man Brewing from 5-9pm with their hibachi! Learn more.

Deceased Peace, Heck Vector & Rurally Bankrupt @ Green Beacon Gallery 

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. All ages welcome. Name your price for entry. BYOB for guests 21+. All gallery artwork is available for purchase during the show. Learn more.

Community Backyard Games – Red Rover

Join the City of Greensburg Recreation Department for an evening of fun playing a classic backyard game! Free and open to all ages at Lynch Field. Starts at 5:30 p.m. Learn more.

New! After Hours: Westmoreland Photography Society 

Join The Westmoreland for a fun evening including an art scavenger hunt, musical entertainment, light refreshments, fresh libations and a chance to meet artists from the Westmoreland Photography Society whose exhibition will be on view in the Robertshaw Gallery. Cost is $10 for members, $12 for non-members and $15 at the door flat rate (includes one complimentary drink; cash bar available). Advance registration is recommended. Learn more.

Jimmie Huang Bridal Trunk Show

Get a designer’s opinion! Meet Jimmie personally at MB Bride & Special Occasion. As the only store in the area to carry his new line, receive 10% off any of his bridal gowns. Appointments are required. The trunk show takes place May 7 as well.  Learn more.

Dancing with the Celebrities

Join The Animal Friends of Westmoreland for a spectacular evening and celebrity dance competition at The Palace Theatre. Local celebrities will take the stage and you will be able to participate by voting your favorite team to the top! Proceeds benefit Animal Friends of Westmoreland. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the event begins at 8 p.m. Please note that by selecting a ticket for your celebrity, your order will be tracked and your seat will be assigned in your celebrity’s cheering section. You must print your ticket and bring it to the event, or have your phone available to scan the QR code at the door. Learn more.

Crystal Bodywork to Connect to Divine Feminine Energy 

Divine feminine energy is the energy of being, self-love, compassion, intuition, sensuality and flow. With the use of crystals, we can tap into this feminine energy that resides within us, regardless of gender. At The Space you will explore the many ways to connect to this energy, and the importance of balance between the masculine and feminine as you are guided through a collective meditation with crystal healing. Takes place from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Purchase tickets hereLearn more.

FRI-”diy” {Open Workshop}

Anyone is welcome to join The Wooden Loft for an open workshop from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Register here. Learn more.

Saturday, May 7

The Biscuits/Winchester Ghost/Tempered/Friday Jr. @ Green Beacon Gallery 

Come get your fill of ska/punk/rock. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m. Learn more.

Grandiversary Party 

Join The Kentlee to celebrate its 6 month anniversary. The new ‘above-the-door’ sign will be up, a ribbon cutting will take place, a fun party beverage will be launched and much more. The ribbon cutting will take place at 10 a.m. There is no specific time to enjoy this event – it will take place during normal business hours (8 a.m. to 3 p.m.). Learn more.

Kids Mommy & Me Class

This is a special class at Painting with a Twist for kids ages 6 & up to take their moms out for Mother’s Day! Each person paints their own canvas and when put side by side, it makes one big painting. Anyone attending must pay for a seat. Takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Learn more.

Kids Cookie Decorating Class

Cookie decorating time at Children’s Cooking Connection! This is always a popular class and will fill fast so don’t miss out. You will be completing three cookies: a beach scene, beach ball and a flip flop. For ages 8 to 16. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.

$5 off Mother’s Day Special 

This is a special class for moms! Each person paints their own canvas and when put side by side, it makes one big painting. Great gift for mom! Takes place from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.

Momma’s Day Grab & Go Gifts

Caffe Marketplace will have wine & cheese baskets; fresh flowers; candles; bath & body products – everything your momma will love all in one location. Shop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Learn more.

Sunday, May 8

Breakfast Donuts and Coffee Cruises

Second Sunday every month from May through September at House of Toys Auto Repair. Weather permitting; no rain dates. Go see what’s new, have breakfast, show off your rides. Free coffee and donuts. Food vendor on site. Takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Learn more.

Lewis Black: Off the Rails

Known as the King of Rant, Lewis Black uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and finger-pointing to expose the absurdities of life. Don’t miss him performing at The Palace Theatre starting at 7:30 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.


These creative days at the Greensburg Art Center will be spent playing with polymer clay. This is an open studio, not a class. Bring your polymer clay and tools. You may need to bring a small oven as these are limited. Come anytime between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Learn more.

$5 Off Mother’s Day Special Class

This is a special class for kids and moms on Mother’s Day from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Each person paints their own canvas and when put side by side, it makes one big painting. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.

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