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Pandemic : Global Dancehall, Cumbia, Bhangra, Balkan Bass

First Friday of every month, 9:30 p.m. and Third Saturday of every month, 9:30 p.m.
Brillobox 4104 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh Bloomfield


The Pittsburgh Record Convention XLVII

Sat., Nov. 17, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Bridgeville VFD Chartiers Room 370 Commercial Street, Bridgeville Bridgeville

Trade show featuring LP's, 45 rpm records, Cd's, Posters, tapes and memorabilia. National and local vendors. All types of music featured. Plenty of on site free parking. Family friendly. 22nd year! 412-331-5021

Harvest Moon Run

Sat., Nov. 17, 8:30-11 a.m.
St. Philips Church 1629 Beaver Grade Rd., Coraopolis Coraopolis

Buy Tickets$10-$40

This is the 10th Annual HMR and the race has developed a strong core following who love the challenge of the course as well as tons of people from the community who come out to support our youth. 412-855-9182

10th Annual Mission Mall

Sat., Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
St. Paul's United Methodist Church 1965 Ferguson Rd., Allison Park Allison Park

35 tables representing 22 local and international nonprofit groups will be selling a wide variety of both unique and practical handcrafted and fair trade items made by local artisans and those in developing countries. All sales go directly to each group's mission charity. Make your money work for good by shopping at the Mission Mall! 412-580-6679

Make-It-Now Pumpkins

Sat., Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Pittsburgh Glass Center 5472 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh Friendship

Buy Tickets$40-$30

Make your own blown or fused glass pumpkin. No experience required. $40/blown pumpkin and $30/pendant or fused pumpkin. 412-365-2145

The Cheyenne Martin Foundation Presents its 3rd Annual Turkey Drive!!

Sat., Nov. 17, 12-3 p.m.
Themla Lovette YMCA 2114 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh Hill District

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On November 17th from 12pm-3pm CMF will give out free turkeys at the Thelma Lovette YMCA at 2114 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. To be eligible for a turkey, participants must be 25 of age and present a state-issued identification and access card. One turkey per family and last name. No exceptions, please. During the event, the foundation will hold a free raffle for a 40-inch smart, flat screen television. 424-284-4121

Healthy Cooking Demo

Sat., Nov. 17, 1-3 p.m.
East End Food Co-op 7516 Meade St., Pittsburgh Point Breeze

Buy TicketsFree

Eating healthy doesn't have to be hard or break the bank. The accomplished Chef Claudy from E.A.T. Initiative will demonstrate how to prepare Seasonal Vegetable Chili with Cornbread at home, simply with real food ingredients, and of course, attendees will sample! Recipe and small door prizes included with admission. 412-242-3598

Just JJ - Acoustic at Marilyn's on Main - Sat.Nov.17 8pm

Sat., Nov. 17
Marilyn's On Main 30 East Main St., Uniontown North Huntingdon

Just JJ - Acoustic from the band UNDERCOVER performs at Marilyn's on Main on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 from 8pm til 11pm. Stop on out at this recently renovated hot spot in Uniontown for drinks, dining and live entertainment! 724-430-6246

Nerd and Hobby Flea Market

Sat., Nov. 17, 4 p.m.
Moon Run Volunteer Fire Company 5624 Steubenville Pike, McKees Rocks McKees Rocks

Looking for a place to find comic books, games, and geeky collectibles? The new buy-sell-trade business Universal Hobby Exchange kicks off with the Nerd and Hobby Flea Market at the Moon Run Volunteer Fire Company. The event features local vendors dealing in a broad array of favorites for any fandom, including Barbie, card games like Magic the Gathering and Pokémon, and anime merchandise, as well as movies, music, and sports memorabilia. Universal will also be giving away over $400 worth of prizes throughout the day.

Opening of Beacon Makerspace

Sat., Nov. 17, 5 p.m.
Beacon Makerspace 435 Market Street, Pittsburgh Downtown

Imagine a space built specifically for creative-minded people to collaborate, conduct workshops and host events in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh. Dream no more: Beacon is opening its doors to the public for its soft opening event that will feature live music from Longturn, a workshop for cocktail photography conducted by Cameron Brown, and refreshments. Longturn is a community of creators and fans of underground house and techno music, and Cameron Brown is a street photographer and organizes a weekly street photography outing called “Happy Hour.” The opening event is a celebration of the new space as well as a networking event for creatives of all ages. Beacon is located on the third floor of the Market Street Grocery in Market Square.

Pizmon in Concert

Sat., Nov. 17, 6-7:30 p.m.
Congregation Beth Shalom 5915 Beacon Street, Pittsburgh Squirrel Hill

Buy Tickets$15/adult, $10/child

Pizmon is the nation's premiere co-ed Jewish a cappella group from New York City! 412-421-2288

2018 Child Health Association Play & Ball

Sat., Nov. 17, 6-11:45 p.m.
Edgeworth Club East Dr., Sewickley Sewickley

Buy Tickets150.00

The Child Health Association of Sewickley invites you to the 2018 CHA play and ball, “Click Those Heels!” at the black-tie-optional Ruby Slipper Romp. Join us at 6 p.m. at the Edgeworth Club in Sewickley for hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction, followed by the play, dinner and dancing to live music from Let’s Groove Tonight, Earth, Wind and Fire Tribute Band. Tickets to the ball are $150 per person and must be purchased in advance at Proceeds from the play and ball are distributed in the form of grants to area nonprofits that support children in western PA. 412-741-2593

Cash Bash and Fundraiser for Parents in Toto Autism Resource Cener

Sat., Nov. 17, 6-10 p.m.
West View Fireman's Banquet Hall 398 Perry Hwy., Pittsburgh West View

Dinner, dessert, mixers, coffee, tea & beer included! Drawings every 15 minutes! Door prizes! Raffles! Over $6000.00 to be given away! 21+ event. Purchase tickets at Parents In Toto Resource Center or from John Wills at 412-320-5135. 724-473-0990

Snowman Or Paint Your Pet Fundraiser For Merlin's Safe Haven Cat Rescue

Sat., Nov. 17, 6-9 p.m.
First UP Church of Rennerdale 151 Noblestown Rd, Carnegie Carnegie

Please join us for a fun fundraising evening for Merlin’s on 11/17/18 from 6-9pm! All are welcome to this event at the First UP Church in Rennerdale, with instructions led by Karla from Wine a Little Paint a Lot, whether you are a first time painter or have some experience. Your ticket pricing will include instruction and supplies and you can make your choice of a holiday snowman (price $35) or paint your pet (price $40). Both will be painted on a 16"x20" wood canvas. (412) 276-2268

Funky Fly Project

Sat., Nov. 17, 6-9 p.m.
Edgewood Country Club 10 Churchill Road, Penn Hills Penn Hills


Hub + Spoke 2018

Sat., Nov. 17, 6-9 p.m.
Energy Innovation Center 1435 Bedford Ave, Pittsburgh Hill District

Buy Tickets$45 - $75

At The Global Switchboard’s second annual Hub + Spoke event, guests will hear and interact with stories that demonstrate the impact that organizations in The Global Switchboard’s network are having both globally and locally. Throughout the evening there will be short presentations that include screenings of short video stories highlighting how global issues impact local individuals everyday, and speakers highlighting The Global Switchboard’s collective impact work in the following areas. Guests will be given opportunities to get involved with and support this work. 412-471-7852

Erotica Book Reading

Sat., Nov. 17, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Private Home 1111 woodland ave, Pittsburgh North Side

Buy Tickets$20

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Bringing together Pittsburgh’s hottest underground authors! Come out to the North Shore to support Violence Against Women International and hear the Steel City’s only erotic book reading. General admission includes heavy horderves, dessert and mingling time with the authors. Featuring authors Natty Soltesz, Renea Mason, Rexi Lake and hosted by author Elizabeth Barton-Toile. 724-996-7230

Billy Gardell

Sat., Nov. 17
Benedum Center 237 7th St., Pittsburgh Downtown

Buy TicketsTickets start at $44.25

Pittsburghers really love it when fellow Pittsburghers make it big so they can say to strangers, "Did you know that person is from Pittsburgh?" Under that file you'll find comedian Billy Gardell, best known as co-starring with Melissa McCarthy in the sitcom Mike & Molly as officer Mike Biggs, playing a security guard in Bad Santa, portraying an officer of the law in My Name Is Earl, and many more. Catch his always lively hometown standup show at Benedum Center to get to know this funny, lovable Pittsburgher in the flesh. 412-456-6666

Sagittarium Art Show: Art is Magick

Sat., Nov. 17, 7 p.m.-12 a.m.
Golden Thread Camp 300 Camp Horne Road, Pittsburgh Emsworth

The Sagittarium Art Show is a FREE two day show, with live music, poetry sharing (open mic night) and occult art. We have a variety of talented artist this year who are not holding anything back and are expressing their true nature as artists and magical beings.


Sat., Nov. 17, 7-10 p.m.
Rivertowne Brewing Company 5578 Old William Penn Highway, Pittsburgh

STRANGE BREW show 725-519-2145

Carnegie Mellon Contemporary Ensemble

Sat., Nov. 17, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Kresge Theater, CMU 5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh Oakland

Jerod Tate, Shakamaxon (2008) John Luther Adams, there is no one, not even the wind (2017) Anna Thorvaldsdottir, aequilibria (2014) David T. Little, Valuable Natural Resources (2004) 412-268-4921

Lynn Trefzger

Sat., Nov. 17, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Hillman Center for Performing Arts 423 Fox Chapel Road, Fox Chapel Fox Chapel

Buy Tickets$24-30

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Have you ever had a childhood hobby that got out of hand? For more than 30 years, ventriloquist and comedienne Lynn Trefzger has given life to a trunk full of comical characters. Audiences are treated to her vocal illusion talents when they meet a drunken and lovable camel, a grumpy old man and a feisty little girl – and maybe even some audience members who are brought up on stage for the action! Show two of four as part of The Hillman Performing Arts Main Stage Series. 412-968-3040

The Lenny Smith Project

Sat., Nov. 17, 8-11 p.m.
565 LIVE 565 Lincoln Ave., Pittsburgh Bellevue

The Lenny Smith Project playing the best in Classic Rock 412-522-7556

San Holo - Presented by Steez Promo

Sat., Nov. 17, 8-11 p.m.
Stage AE 400 North Shore Dr., Pittsburgh North Side

Buy Tickets$25.00 - $40.00

Artist Link More Info General Admission - All Ages 412-229-5483

Bodiography Contemporary Ballet presents Multiplicity

Sat., Nov. 17, 8 p.m.
Byham Theater 101 Sixth Street, Pittsburgh Downtown


Moose tracks Band

Sat., Nov. 17, 8-11 p.m.
The Parkway Theater 644 Broadway Ave., Pittsburgh McKees Rocks

Acoustic Classic Rock&Blues 412-766-1668

GoldenEye Tournament for Charity

Sat., Nov. 17, 8-9 p.m.
The Parkway Theater 644 Broadway Ave., Pittsburgh McKees Rocks

Buy Tickets$10

Remember late nights, drinking Mountain Dew, and playing endless video games with friends? Well, those are about to pay off, and the rewards go to a good cause. The Parkway Theater in McKees Rocks is hosting a tournament of the classic Nintendo 64 video game GoldenEye 007. The James Bond-themed game is a first-person shooter, where the key is to survive in a series of Bond locations from the 1995 film. Matches will be played on the Parkway’s large theater screens. Winner receives $50 and a trophy to show off to your friends. All proceeds go to Superheroes Believe in Miracles, which provides for children suffering from chronic and mental illness. 412-951-5368

Balmoral Classic Concert: Nuallan

Sat., Nov. 17, 8-10:30 p.m.
Carnegie Lecture Hall 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh Oakland

Buy Tickets$27 advance or online / $35 Box Office / $15 seniors / $10 students with ID

Spirited Celtic music from north of the border! Renowned Cape Breton Pipers, Keith MacDonald, Kenneth MacKenzie and Kevin Dugas, play Highland and lowland pipes, joined onstage by talented musicians on keyboard and fiddle, as well as Irish and Scottish dancers. 412-622-3131

The Nighthawks, with Jack of Diamonds

Sat., Nov. 17, 8:30-11:30 p.m.
Moondog's 378 Freeport Road, Blawnox Blawnox

Buy Tickets

The Nighthawks, with Jack of Diamonds 412-828-2040

Fall Art Show's-Katya Vadim Greco Art

Sat., Nov. 17, 12-5 p.m. and Sat., Nov. 24, 12-5 p.m.
Katya Vadim Greco Art 7109 Church St, Pittsburgh Swissvale

Celebrating Fall with a series of Art Show's at Katya Vadim Greco Art Studio/Gallery. A unique experience with over 100 original works from Katya Greco, professional artist and gallery owner. Available exhibits: Garden of Joy My Venetians-Under the Mask Summer Seascapes On the Way-My Horses Shelter Dogs 412-606-9818

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