Heinz History Center
Smallman Street - The Strip

Named one of the 10 Festivals In Pittsburgh That Food Lovers Should NOT Miss by Only In Your State

Celebrate Pittsburgh's passion for food at Hometown-Homegrown™ where more than 40 local food and drink vendors will be on-site to share delicious  samples of their tastiest food and drinks – plus activities for the whole family to enjoy throughout the museum.

Come sample some of Pittsburgh's favorite foods from iconic names like Isaly's, Wholey's, Prantl's, 5 Generation Bakers and so many more.  Find a new favorite or two as you sample from some of the delicious "newbies" on the Pittsburgh food scene.

Watch live cooking demonstrations from local culinary personalities in the kitchen classroom, try tasty bites from the region’s finest purveyors and eateries, and learn more about Western Pennsylvania’s culinary history throughout five-floors of food-filled fun for the whole family.

The Hometown-Homegrown™ event (including food samples and activities) is included with regular History Center admission and is free for History Center members. Join as a member today! Admission includes access to all History Center exhibitions.


Hometown-Homegrown is a proud contributor to 412 Food Rescue.