Summer Means Moving the Music into the Streets – Radio Round Up, June 25, 2010

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Image by zyphbear via Flickr Here is the list of things we discussed on WDVE this morning. You can hear our weekend picks most Friday mornings at 6:45 on 102.5FM. Oakmont Greek Food Festival Holy Dormition in Oakmont Friday, Saturday and Sunday Steeltown Stock Poster Party Posters - Pittsburgh Style - posters printed in and inspired by Pittsburgh curated by Steeltown Anthem Closing party - Friday, June 25 @C SPACE Collective, 4823 Penn Avenue Lots of affordable posters for sale … [Read more...]

The Shadow Lounge Turns 10! Taking the Celebration to the Streets!

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One of the places where you can always find something happening in Pittsburgh is the Shadow Lounge.  Located at the corner of Baum Blvd and Highland Ave in East Liberty - what started as a little coffee house has done big things for East Liberty and Pittsburgh. Before Whole Foods, before the yoga studio, before Pizza Sola, before Paris 66 - the Shadow Lounge opened its doors as a place where people can come to meet, listen to live music - from local musicians to national acts and dance to some … [Read more...]

Shop Lawrenceville This Sat – Streets Sale, Handmade Love and Flea Markets

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Image by equita via Flickr Lots of fun shopping in the Lawrenceville area this Saturday! First up - make a stop at this big bad garage sale extraordinaire - just got the details from this Friend of IheartPGH (FoI<3PGH) - stop by and pick up some neat stuff. Big Multi Stop Garage Sale - Fisk, Main and 40th Streets Saturday, June 26, 2010 - 9am-1pm (rain or shine) PUT ON THOSE WALKING SHOES, CRACK IN TO YOUR COOKIE JAR AND COME ON OVER TO LAWRENCEVILLE FOR THIS HUGE STREET SALE!!! GET … [Read more...]

Meet the Sky Rocket and Be One of The First to Ride the New Coaster at Kennywood

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We love to see Pittsburgh people working together - Kennywood has partnered with the Greater Pittsburgh Foodbank to launch their new roller coaster - the Sky Rocket. They are auctioning off the first 200 seats to ride on the new coaster - all of the money from the auction benefits the Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank. Bidding starts at $50. Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2010 - Must be at the park by 8:30 Bidding Details: Minimum bid = $50.00 - includes an all-day pass to Kennywood and a goodie … [Read more...]

Jam on Walnut 2010 – Walnut Street Closes for Traffic, Open for Concerts

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Image via Wikipedia Back again for another summer of fun - free concerts on Walnut St. in Shadyside.  Walnut Street is closes to traffic and opens for music and more. All of the proceeds benefit the Western PA Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.  It looks like the concerts are free - and that you can spend $2 on a wrist band for beer. If you know more about how this works please leave a comment below. Saturday June 26th -  Donora and Bon Journey Saturday July 24th -  Survivor Alexis Grace from … [Read more...]