Construction Junction - Building Material Reuse

Construction Junction promotes conservation through the reuse of building materials.
Pittsburgh’s first non-profit building material reuse retailer.

The 8th annual Steel City Big Pour® Saturday, Septembeer 6th, 2014
is made possible by the generous support of these and other sponsors


  • Taste beers from the most awesome local craft breweries 
  • Sample foods from the best of local restaurants
  • Taste locally made sodas and seltzers
  • Live music from Hoodoo Drugstore
  • Live beer and food ratings on the Big Pour App
  • Deluxe Big Pour kegerator raffle
  • Big Pour's own brew
  • The return of great Belgian selections
  • And Much, Much More!  

Thousands agree: from our unique warehouse ambience, to the live music and art, to our wide selection of the highest quality local craft beers and food from our pick of the finest area restaurants—there is NOTHING like the Big Pour! Tickets regularly sell out within minutes, raising funds to sustain Construction Junction and our mission to promote conservation through the reuse of building materials.

Become a Steel City Big Pour® Sponsor—support our environmental mission and secure Big Pour tickets! Click here.


There are two sessions to choose from: Session 1, 12:00-3:00 pm and Session 2, 5:00-8:00 pm.

Reuse Enthusiast Tickets go on sale through ShowClix at noon on Monday, July 14, 2014.
   $120, includes t-shirt and $30 donation to CJ.
Regular Tickets go on sale through ShowClix at noon on Monday, July 28, 2014.
   $75 Regular Admission & $35 Designated Driver.

You must be 21+ to attend, including designated drivers!!
Ticket includes a complimentary Taster Glass, Brew Caddy, coupon for a free Steel City Uni-Growler, & fees & taxes.

Ticket security: Tickets contain a bar code that will be scanned at the gate on paper or from your smartphone to allow entry.   Electronic tickets printed more than once will not allow additional entry per ticket.  Once presented at the gate, your ticket will be scanned and immediately become invalid.  For this reason, we do not recommend the purchase of tickets through any source other than ShowClix.

You can guarantee yourself and your loved ones a safe journey to/from the Big Pour by booking a round trip bus service provided by PA BrewTours—see the Safe Travel page for full details.


Find out more about the Big Pour and why it exists in this YouTube excerpt from Rick Sebak's 25 Things I Like About Pittsburgh - we are #s 7 and 8 (Big Pour and Construction Junction). To buy the DVD click here to get to WQED to buy!  (It's worth it, there's loads of cool stuff about the 'burgh in it!)