Welcome back to Weaver Homes’ 2022 Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide! In case you missed it, part 1 of our guide was all about restaurants, food and drink in western Pennsylvania that our team can’t get enough of. In part 2, we’re going to share some of the local experiences that we love.
Whether it’s a trip to a boutique to pick out an unforgettable keepsake, a fun cooking class or an evening at the theater, this list will give you and your loved ones priceless memories they can look back on fondly for years to come.
Get crafty with an art, pottery or cooking class, perfect for kids, teens and adults:
Board and Brush Pittsburgh North
Aspiring carpenters and artists alike are welcome at Board & Brush, Pittsburgh’s DIY Wood Sign Workshop. These fun and creative classes fill up quickly, so book your in-person or virtual appointment and make something beautiful!
3802 Gibsonia Rd,
Gibsonia, PA 15044
Truthful Art Studio
A private paint party (wine, optional) is an undeniably fun occasion and Truthful Art Studio goes the extra mile to tailor your event for your unique needs, whatever they may be. Book your event, from 5 to 24 attendees, in the studio, at the venue of your choice or online via Zoom.
519 Perry Way,
Zelienople, PA 16063
Izabella’s Gourmet Chow
What better way than a kid’s cooking class to sneak in a little bit of self-reliance while having a blast making something yummy with your kiddo. Plus, Izabella’s Gourmet Chow teaches kids as young as 3 years old the origin of these foods and their cultures.
Book your online or in-person class at https://www.izabellasgourmetchow.com/
Everyone knows about Pittsburgh’s thriving arts scene — but these local theaters have fantastic talent and offer a fun evening of culture:
This holiday season, Comtra theater is presenting Miracle on 34th Street – The Musical. It’s one of our favorites — and apparently other’s too. Tickets are selling fast!
20540 Route 19,
Cranberry Twp, PA
Lincoln Park Theater
Whether you see a fun and whimsical production like Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Jr., or one of the many upcoming holiday orchestral performances, Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center offers a chance to see future stars shine on stage.
1 Lincoln Park,
Midland, PA 15059
At local specialty shops and boutiques, a one-of-a-kind gift awaits for someone special in your life:
Baseball Card Castle
You’re sure to find a great piece of sports memorabilia for the Steelers, Pens or Pirates fan in your life at Baseball Card Castle in Cranberry. Take one stroll through the nostalgia-filled aisles and you’ll know exactly what we mean.
20555 Route 19,
Cranberry Twp, PA 20555
Pisarick Flower Farm
Pisarick Flower Farm is well-known by locals for two big reasons — its stunning scenery that serves as the backdrop for events and weddings, and its gorgeous daily-harvested flowers, used to make perfect, one-of-a-kind wreaths and other gifts. Visit the Holiday Shop until December 18th!
365 Browns Hill Road,
Valencia, PA 16059
Explore unique gifts, attire, and sweet treats at Keffala’s Designs, that will have you discovering new treasures every time you visit. This Butler boutique is full of personality and charm.
790 Pittsburgh Road,
Butler, PA 16002
kat & willie
If she’s fashion-forward, the stylists at kat & willie boutique in Wexford can put together an outfit that will make her look great. They’re a great follow on Instagram and they offer gift cards, too!
617 Warrendale Road, Suite F
Gibsonia, PA 15044
This local boutique’s mission is “to love, strengthen and celebrate women through fashion.” Enough said. They’re a must-visit if you’re not a fan of fast fashion and want to look great (and feel great about the clothes you wear.
20325 Route 19, #7
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
With a list full of ideas on what to give to the special people in your life, you might be wondering what to do about those in your life that might be new to the Greater Pittsburgh area. Stay tuned for Part 3 of this gift guide, where we’ll curate fun experiences for those new to our town.