Feb. 19-25
Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show
9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
1 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Tickets: www.phipps.conservatory.org

Take a trip to Phipps this week to surround yourself with beautiful orchids and tropical bonsai. Various hybrids of orchids and mini bonsai trees have been brought to the conservatory to create a breathtaking design. See it all for yourself by visiting the exhibit!

Garden Railroad: Treasure Island
9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
1 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

This pirate adventure-themed exhibit is surely one for families and friends to enjoy! Revisit your childhood by participating in treasure hunts, playing with the exhibit’s toy trains, and learning pirate jokes. Be sure to stop by this exhibit after checking out the orchids and bonsais.

Feb. 24
CIT Ball: Masquerade at the Musem
7 p.m.
Carnegie Museum of Art
4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Are you a fan of masquerades? Well, the annual CIT Ball, hosted by Carnegie Mellon’s Society of Women Engineers, will be a masquerade taking place at the Carnegie Museum of Art. Dance, eat food, and decorate masks with your friends as you are surrounded by the elegant setting of the museum’s Hall of Sculpture. Also, expect a performance by Carnegie Mellon’s a cappella group, Soundbytes! People of all majors are welcome and tickets will be sold all week in front of Doherty Hall.

Dandy Andy: Warhol’s Queer History
3 - 3:30 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum
117 Sandusky St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Tickets: www.warhol.org

Learn about Andy Warhol’s personal life and sexuality by attending one of the monthly Dandy Andy tours at the The Warhol. Discover more about his identity and relationships, and how they helped shape his work over the years.

Feb. 24-25

Swan Lake by Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, 2 p.m. on Sunday
Benedum Center
237 7th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Tickets: www.pbt.org

Watch a beautiful performance of Swan Lake by the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. Listen to and enjoy the sounds of Tchaikovsky’s classic score. Single tickets start at $28, so be sure to buy yours before the event ends.