12 Oct

RCI Update: Sharpsburg

We’re excited to share the news of several new businesses opening in Sharpsburg, including Dancing Gnome Brewery, Art in Motion Dance Studio, The Young in You Salon, and the Body Soul Wellness Center. Next time you venture into the small town along the Allegheny River, be sure to check them all out.


More information on the newest businesses in Sharpsburg:

  • Art in Motion Pittsburgh features international dance classes and training for young and old alike. Art in Motion Pittsburgh offers a comprehensive training program for amateur and aspiring professional dancers. Their entrance is on the side of 1001 Main Street with the studio located on the second floor.

  • The Young in You Salon, located at 608 Main Street is a full service salon located in Sharpsburg. It is open from 9 am-6 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 am-8 pm on Thursday and Friday, and 9 am-5pm on Saturday.

the young in you salon

  • Dancing Gnome Brewery is located at 925 Main Street. This playfully named craft brewery serves a variety of different beers all brewed in Sharpsburg. Swing by to check them out: Wednesday through Friday from 4-10 pm, 12-10 pm on the Saturday, and 12-6 pm on Sunday.


  • The Northern Area Multi-Service (NAMS) Center in Sharpsburg has opened the Body and Soul Wellness Center, a new gym on 209 13th Street. Memberships are available to those ages 60 and older and costs range from $7 to $12 monthly.

PCRG has invested in Sharpsburg since 2015 through its Reimagining Communities Initiative (RCI). Recognizing the important role economic development plays when it comes to neighborhood stabilization, PCRG is excited to see these business investments across the main business corridor. These new businesses attract new residents and stakeholders and highlight the positive change happening throughout the community. RCI in Sharpsburg is supported through the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development’s Neighborhood Assistance Tax Credit Program.