Thu., Sept. 5
Vogue and Hip Hop Weekly Social at True T PGH. 8 p.m.-12 a.m. 4623 Liberty Ave., Downtown. $5. 18 and up. truetpgh.com — True T PGH presents Vogue and Hip Hop Weekly Social, a weekly duel dance party for the LGBTQIA+ community. Guests will find two rooms featuring two different themes, one with house music and one with ballroom beats.
Three-Day Party Weekender with Hot Mass and Honcho. 11:59 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 1139 Penn Ave, Strip District/350 West Station Square Drive, South Side. soundcloud.com/hot-mass — Get ready for a weekend of non-stop dance parties when Hot Mass presents two night of DJs, followed by a special event on the river aboard the Gateway Clipper.
On Fri., Sept. 6, head to Hot Mass when Lateral presents local act Father of Two and headliner Hodge, a UK DJ described as “sitting on the edge of the more dystopian borders of techno,” whose productions and DJ sets “boast an unremitting sense of energy.”
On Sat., Sept. 7, the fun continues when Hot Mass and Humanaut present the fraternal German techno duo, the Zenker Brothers.
On Sun., Sept. 8 from 5-10 p.m., it all culminates with a Honcho party on the Gateway Clipper showcasing the collaborative talents of DJs Roza Terenzi and D. Tiffany. Hot Mass events cost $15-20, while tickets for the Honcho cruise cost $30-45 (space is limited).
Sat., Sept. 7
FORGE X CURED at Brillobox. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 4104 Penn Ave, Bloomfield. $5/10 after 11 p.m. brilloboxpgh.com — Bring your appetite for fresh new beats when Brillobox and Longturn Music present FORGE X CURED. FORGE, a monthly party created to foster collaborations between artists and music makers, will welcome Jarrett Tebbetts and Nancy Steadle of CURED, a weekly event that formerly took place at Remedy. Also playing is B-Tru of Longturn. Expect deep house, downtempo, dub, funk, and more.
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Thu., Sept. 5
Back to School Blowout at Scenario. Doors at 9 p.m. 1005 East Carson St., South Side. $5/10 for guests under 21. 18 and up. scenariopgh.com
Radiate: 18+ Dance Party and Ether Release Party at Up There. 9 p.m.-12 a.m. 931 Liberty Ave., Downtown. $5. 18 and up. facebook.com/931upthere
Back Room 002 at TFS Bar & Grill. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. 2512 East Carson St., South Side. $2. facebook.com/TFSBarPgh
Fri., Sept. 6
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
DJ Alex Rivera at Scenario. Doors at 9 p.m. 1005 East Carson St., South Side. Free. scenariopgh.com
Beef: Britney vs. JT at Belvederes Ultra-Dive. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $5. belvederesultradive.com
Sat., Sept. 7
Saturday Nights with DJ Nugget at The Goldmark. Doors 6 p.m. 4517 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $5 after 10 p.m. thegoldmark.com
DJ Steve Spin and Essay at Scenario. Doors at 9 p.m. 1005 East Carson St., South Side. Free. scenariopgh.com
90s Nite at Belvederes Ultra-Dive. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $5/7 after 11 p.m. belvederesultradive.com
Title Town at Spirit. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. 242 51st St., Lawrenceville. $7. spiritpgh.com
Mon., Sept. 9
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., Sept. 10
Request Nite with DJ Joanie B at Howlers. 8-11 p.m. 4509 Liberty Ave., Bloomfield. Free. howlerspittsburgh.com
Wed., Sept. 11
Boot Scootin' at Belvederes Ultra-Dive. 6:30-9 p.m. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Free. belvederesultradive.com
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