#NYO10 Weekly Events List | 08.18.16
Third Thursday: BURNT
Thursday 8.18.16 | 7PM @ CMOA | $5-$15 | 18+
4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Hit the floor with Hot Mass at CMOA this Thursday, and groove out in the museum’s outdoor Sculpture Court. Partygoers can start the night off early at the pregame FREESTYLE fashion show–a tribute to women’s rights and throwback fashions of the 20s and 60s–hosted by Style Week Pittsburgh. For those who plan on biking: Bike Pittsburgh will be onsite providing valet services for the duration of the party.
Friday 8.19.16 | 9PM @ Cattivo | $5 | 21+
146 44th St., Pittsburgh, PA 15201
YASS QUEEN hits Cattivo for its first-ever installment this weekend. The all-lady lineup includes DJ Erin Oh, DJ CYPHE and Arie Cole; and they’ll be laying down tracks from female artists ranging from Madonna to Ashanti. Come out to celebrate talented women and artists from across the decades.
2016 BikeFest Party
Friday 8.19.16 | 8PM @ Ace Hotel | $15-$35 | 21+
120 S Whitfield St., Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Pump up your tires and pedal out as Pittsburgh kicks off its annual 10-day celebration of all-things biking. This year’s opening BikeFest party gets going with sweaty dance tunes from Naeem, Ginger Brooks Takahashi, Eyejay, and DJ Nate Da Phat Barber; plus visuals from BikePGH’s own Julie Malice and Zero Fossil. Be sure to come hungry–food and drink specials are provided by Ace Hotel; and guests wanting to stay the night can save 20% on a room with the promo code “HOMETEAM“.
Skullfest & Second Skin pres. Belgrado, Shadow Age + Empty Beings
Friday 8.19.16 | 10PM @ brillobox | $15 | 21+
4104 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Gear up for an extra obscure dance collab night hosted by PGH party collectives, Skullfest and Second Skin. Resident DJs Erica Scary, Huck Finn and A. Grey will be playing jams ranging from 80s underground, to synth pop and deathrock; and partygoers who plan to purchase a Skullfest weekend pass get free access to the venue.
LENZMAN @ Belvederes
Friday 8.19.16 | 9PM @ Belvederes Ultra Dive | $12 | 21+
4016 Butler St., Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Metalheadz DJ LENZMAN hits Pittsburgh on his nationwide tour to bring forth his own proper blend of drum & bass music. Catch him throwing down a dubby, soulful set at Belves this Friday, with opening sets by PGH’s own Anthony Lee Arcuri, Jillian Canastraro (a.k.a. Miss J), Anthony Casciato, and Ninja Papes.
Style Week Pittsburgh pres. “Energy”
Saturday 8.20.16 | 8PM @ Ace Hotel | $5
120 S Whitfield St., Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Style Week PGH presents a unique live performance experience featuring bands, DJs, and a pop-up shop hosted by local vendors. City staples DJ Bamboo and Jx4 will be performing alongside local favorites Brett Staggs and Courtesy & The People. The onsite pop-up shop also features a wide lineup of favorite 412 brands, including Daily Bread, Killigraphy, Live Now, Social Status, FarESH Brand, and many more.
The Bondage Ball 2016
Saturday 8.20.16 | 9PM @ Cruze Bar | $15 | 21+
1600 Smallman St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212
A benefit to raise funds and awareness for Breast Cancer, the Bondage Ball was created to enlighten and inspire. This weekend, Bondage Ball curators invite you to unburden yourself and experience intimacy in powerful and passionate forms amongst like-minded souls. Check out live performances and exhibits like body painting, free poi lessons, fire dancing, a spanking booth, and more.
The Pittsburgher 2016 Burger Bash
Saturday 8.20.16 | 2PM @ SouthSide Works | $30-$45 | 21+
424 S 27th St., Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Burger Bash returns for its annual citywide competition featuring burgers, culinary professionals, celebrity guest judges, local vendors and artists; plus this year’s live performances from The Delaneys and DJ Enn Era. 2016 competitors include Twelve Whisky Barbecue, The Claddagh, Pig Iron Public House, The Summit, and many more. Stop by to browse, relax and chow down on the best burgers in the 412.
I Made It! Market @ Squirrel Hill Night Market
Saturday 8.20.16 | 6PM @ Squirrel Hill Night Market
Murray Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15217
This weekend: head down to Murray Avenue (between Forbes Ave and Bartlett St) to shop 60+ local artists selling handmade wares, live music, food trucks and local restaurants, sidewalk sales, and all the Squirrel Hill business district has to offer. Peep what’s in store for this edition of the Night Market along with upcoming featured artists online.
Saturday 8.20.16 | 9:30PM @ Spirit | $5 | 21+
242 51st St., Pittsburgh, PA 15201
AFROHEAT! is back with a big dose of Afro-Rhythms to make you move, featuring deep funky genres like Afrobeat, Afrohouse, Afrolatin, and more. On board for a reunion of sorts, DJ VEX will provide the beats for this month’s installment.