Step into a world of unusual and extraordinary delights at the World Oddities Expo in Pittsburgh this weekend at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.
From the macabre to the mesmerizing, there is something for everyone at this thrilling event. Experience live performances by sideshow performers, explore interactive art installations, browse rare antiques and vintage clothing, and shop for unique jewelry and books from local artists – all while you savor delicious treats from around the globe. It’s sure to be an unforgettable experience!
This peculiar paradise is a traveling oddities festival where weirdness thrives. It’s an all-inclusive artisan, and small business-fueled event that invites patrons of all ages to participate in this curated immersive world of the strange and unusual.
Here are some of the cool workshops you can take as well:
Butterfly Pinning Workshop
Learn the art and process of preserving one of the most revered insects- butterflies! This workshop will show you valuable skills such as pinning and mounting to create a one-of-a-kind collectible! Butterflies will be mounted in a classic shadowbox.
Taxidermy Class: Rat
Explore the world of Taxidermy with a hands-on class! Learn valuable techniques such as mounting, setting the eyes, and more! No experience is required. An adult must accompany patrons 15-18, however, said adult does not have to be enrolled in class if not participating.
Owl Pellet Dissection Workshop
Explore the fascinating world of Owls! Learn about owls’ prey via pellet dissection in a safe, sterile environment. This exciting process reveals bones from a variety of animals and gives you an inside look at their hunting habits!
This is an event like no other – it’s sure to be an unforgettable experience!