Hometown-Homegrown™: Heinz 150

Saturday, October 19, 2019 • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Heinz History Center
Included with regular History Center admission
Presented in partnership with GoodTaste! Pittsburgh
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Celebrate all-things HEINZ at the eighth annual Hometown-Homegrown™ food festival, presented in partnership with GoodTaste! Pittsburgh®.

This year, the tastiest food expo in Pittsburgh will mark the 150th anniversary of the H.J. Heinz Company with Heinz-inspired food samples, cooking demonstrations, special giveaways, and other Heinz-filled surprises:

  • Come hungry for delicious samples from more than 40 of Pittsburgh’s finest food vendors, from long-time Pittsburgh staples to emerging local businesses.
  • Learn new Heinz-themed recipes at special cooking demonstrations in the History Center’s Weisbrod Kitchen Classroom, featuring some of the best chefs in Western Pa.
  • Enjoy family-friendly activities throughout the museum, including the Heinz Test Kitchen where kids can don their own chef hats and invent their own culinary creations!
  • Experience the rich history of the H.J. Heinz Company with History Center curator Emily Ruby, author of the new book “57 Servings from the Heinz Table.”
  • Explore six floors of foodie fun throughout the History Center, including spirits sampling, a cookbook exchange, and live music.

Admission

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.

Good Taste! Pittsburgh

Contact and More Information

For more information, please contact Sam Moore at sjmoore@heinzhistorycenter.org or 412-454-6373.

Heinztoberfest

The eighth annual Hometown-Homegrown™ food festival, presented in partnership with GoodTaste! Pittsburgh®, is part of the Heinz History Center’s Heinztoberfest, a savory celebration to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the H.J. Heinz Company, founded in Pittsburgh in 1869. The month-long initiative includes special public programs, updates to the museum’s long-term Heinz exhibition and collection, new publications, exclusive merchandise in the History Center Museum Shop, and more!