#NYO10 Weekly Events List | 08.05.16
PANDEMIC: What Cheer Brigade?
08.05.16 | 9:30PM @ brillobox | $5-10
Providence brass monster punks, the What Cheer? Brigade, are hitting brillobox to bring forth their rambunctious blend of funky brass music. Special guests TranSaharan Ensemble from North Africa will join WCB for support.
08.05.16 | 6PM @ various locations on Penn Ave
Each month, residents from every corner of the region stroll down Penn Avenue to meet with artists and local business owners and experience a mix of creative energy–from photography, dance, painting, sculpture, music and spoken word performances. The Garfield Night Market also takes place during Unblurred from May through September. Feel free to share photos on your social media during Unblurred with the hashtags #proudtobepenn #unblurred #pennavenue412 and #openonpenn. You can find a full listing of the night’s events on the website event page.
08.05 ~ 08.06.16 | 12PM @ Market Square
#DreamOnFest is back for a third year to take over Market Square featuring 20 live, multi-genre performances, 3 DJs, 20 flavors of Dream Cream Ice Cream, and a very special display of live, visual art in partnership with Boom Concepts. This year, #DreamOnFest hosts the official launch of Omicelo Cares, a nonprofit whose mission is to use real estate principles to advance the education and wealth of residents within gentrifying neighborhoods.
Girls Rock! PGH Camp Showcase 2016
08.06.16 | 4PM @ Winchester Thurston School
During the first week of August, 60+ Pittsburgh youth ages 8-18 will join forces to form bands, learn instruments, write original songs and lyrics, design merch, record their hits, and perform for a live audience. Catch these ambitious young ladies perform this Saturday evening at the Winchester Thurston School.
Steel City Pizzafest
08.06.16 | 12PM @ East End Brewing Co.
Chow down on slices and craft beers; enjoy live music from The Spectres, The Jim Dandies, Those Gorgeous Bastards, and The Bloody Seamen; and bring out the family for an afternoon celebrating the release of Moonstomp Berlinerweisse and Wheat Hop at East End Brewing Company.
08.06.16 | 2:30PM @ McKees Rocks Municipal Lot
This weekend, the much anticipated Feastival returns to the 412, bringing with it more vendors and artists than ever in a FREE, daylong festival of food, music and art. Feastival continues to grow; and this year features an expanded line up of local and national musicians, some of the city’s most popular food trucks, interactive art exhibitions and markets, plus countless family friendly activities.
Honcho ft. DJ Minx
08.06.16 | 11:59PM @ Hot Mass
Honcho is proud to welcome back the one and only Women on Wax label head DJ Minx for what has become an annual tradition. Also joining the late night party for support will be Theo Hill, and d’Adhemar on closing duties.
The Weekend Send
08.07.16 | 1PM @ Ace Hotel
After an amazing kickoff to the Weekend Send series last month, round two is upon us. Ace Hotel and Hot Mass collab for the ultimate summer block party series in Mignonette Alley. This month’s day party lineup features Titonton Duvante, Herman Soy Sos Pearl, Aaron Davis, Nancy Steadle, aka DJ Firefly, and Naeem of DETOUR.
Loyal Order: Rock Lottery II
08.07.16 | 9PM @ Spirit
30 random musicians from 30 local bands join forces to form 6 brand new bands… Those bands then have 24 hours to write 3 original songs and 1 cover. Check out the new bands performing their tunes this Sunday night at Spirit.
Broncho w/Billy Changer & Nevada Color
08.09.16 | 8PM @ Club Cafe
Get on the floor with Broncho, who’ll be bringing their experimental punk-influenced soundscapes to the South Side next Tuesday. Broncho will perform an intimate show at Club Cafe; Billy Changer and Nevada Color will be onboard for opening support.