Sat., Aug. 31
Trash Ways Birthday Bash, Part 2 at Cattivo. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 146 44th St., Lawrenceville. $5. cattivopgh.com — Cattivo celebrates DJ Erica Scary’s birthday with Trash Ways, a glammy, gritty rock-and-roll dance party. Hear power pop, glam rock, post-punk, and more spanning several decades, from the 1960s to now.
Pop Punk Night Six Year Anniversary Superhero Party at The Smiling Moose. 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m. 1306 E Carson St., South Side. Free. smiling-moose.com — The Smiling Moose celebrates six years of Pop Punk Night with a special anniversary party. Coinciding with the South Side Superhero Bar Crawl, the event welcomes heroes and humans to come dance to the best pop punk and emo hits.
Sun., Sept. 1
Moving Shadows: A Dark Evening of Live Music and Dancing at The Funhouse at Mr. Smalls. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. 400 Lincoln Ave., Millvale. $10. mrsmalls.com — Labor Day eve gets dark on the second-floor of Mr. Smalls when The Funhouse presents Moving Shadows. Hear post-punk/darkwave by D.C. act, S Y Z Y G Y X, post-punk/goth Va. act, The Purge, and local industrial/EBM act, Tragic Impulse. There's also dancing with DJs KellyA and TFS.
A Reason to Dance 3 at Belvederes Ultra-Dive. 9 p.m. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Free. belvederesultradive.com — Dance into Labor Day with A Reason to Dance 3 at Belvederes Ultra-Dive, a night of music inspired by dance parties at former Pittsburgh clubs, including the Upstage, Lava Lounge, Metropol, and Rosebud. Hear a variety of tunes by DJ EZ Lou and Outlaw DJ Josey.
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Thu., Aug. 29
All Gender Foam Party at Plato’s Retreat. 6 p.m.-12 a.m. 1139 Penn Ave, Strip District. $10-19. clubpittsburgh.com
Fri., Aug. 30
Friday Nights with DJ Midas at The Goldmark. Doors 6 p.m. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. 4517 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Free. thegoldmark.com
Transmissions with DJ Poptone at Full Pint. 8-11 p.m. 5310 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Free. fullpintbrewing.com
Beef: Nicki vs. Cardi at Belvederes Ultra-Dive. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $5. belvederesultradive.com
Groove Therapy at Remedy. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. 5121 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $3 suggested donation. facebook.com/remedypgh
The Hustle at Scenario. 10 p.m. 1005 East Carson St., South Side. Free. scenariopgh.com
Sat., Aug. 31
Saturday Nights with DJ Nugget at The Goldmark. Doors 6 p.m. 4517 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $5 after 10 p.m. thegoldmark.com
Pop Rocks at Belvederes Ultra-Dive. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $5/7 after 11 p.m. belvederesultradive.com
House Plants at Spirit. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 242 51st St., Lawrenceville. Free. spiritpgh.com
Yass Queen at Cattivo. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. 146 44th St., Lawrenceville. $5. cattivopgh.com
Jimmm presents Wow at Remedy. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. 5121 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Free. facebook.com/remedypgh
Millennium Age Silent Disco Party at Savoy. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. 2623 Penn Ave., Downtown. $8-15. savoypgh.com
Hot Mass and gfx present Dis Fig, IVVY, and Malzof at Club Pittsburgh. 11:59 p.m.-6 a.m. 1139 Penn Ave, Strip District. $10. clubpittsburgh.com
Sun., Sept. 1
Labor Day Weekend White Party at Howl at the Moon Pittsburgh. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. 125 Seventh St., Downtown. Free. howlatthemoon.com/Pittsburgh
Mon., Sept. 2
In the Weeds: Industry DJ Night at Ace Hotel. 9 p.m.-12 a.m. 120 South Whitfield St., East Liberty. Free. acehotel.com/Pittsburgh
Tue., Aug. 27
Request Nite with DJ Joanie B at Howlers. 8-11 p.m. 4509 Liberty Ave., Bloomfield. Free. howlerspittsburgh.com
Wed., Sept. 4
Boot Scootin' at Belvederes Ultra-Dive. 6:30-9 p.m. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Free. belvederesultradive.com
DJ KU, Nugget, and BREIS at Scenario. 9 p.m. 1005 East Carson St., South Side. Free/$5 after 11 p.m. scenariopgh.com
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