South Side Works Exposed 2010 – Music and Arts Festival

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Another popular event from 2009 is back again for an even bigger event in 2010.  This weekend the South Side Works shopping area will become a street festival with music, artist market (organized by the good folks at Imadeit Market) and kids area. 3 days of fun in the streets of the south side. SHOW HOURS: July 16, 5 – 10 pm July 17, 2 – 10 pm July 18, 12 – 5 pm Exposed Artist Market - over 70 different artists will be selling their hand made wares this weekend at the Southside works.  Here … [Read more...]

Tattoos, Mini Ponies, Devo, Joe Grushecky, Stephen Foster (Radio Round Up – July 9, 2010)

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Image via Wikipedia Here is the list of things we talked abbout on WDVE this morning. You can hear our weekend picks most Friday mornings at 6:45 on 102.5FM. Links Whatever It Takes -coming this fall - a gallery show of Pittsburgh sports memorabilia - share your photos of Pittsburgh sports t-shirts, tattoos and more.  Read more about the project on the Post-Gazette blog here. PSAMP - Pittsburgh Sports and Mini Ponies - check out the Great Moments in Unlicensed Pittsburgh Sports Merch posts … [Read more...]

Cooking Up a Kitchen Story at Gaynor's Cooking School

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NOTE from IheartPGH: This post is also posted at Andrea's blog - Having Fun Storming Your Castle - occasionally IheartPGH is invited to attend events and write blog posts - here is Andrea's post about cooking school. ================================= I was invited to attend the event, sponsored by Shop 'n Save, and did so free of charge. All opinions expressed are my own. But you knew that already. Tonight I went to another cooking class in the Pittsburgh area, this one hosted by Gaynor's … [Read more...]

Killer Joe Grushecky

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This seems to be the summer of unique Pittsburgh collaborations.  Barebones Productions is a Pittsburgh theater company that has been performing since 2003.  Barebones is back this summer and has partnered with another Pittsburgh performer - Joe Grushecky - for the production Killer Joe. Killer Joe is a play by playwrite Tracey Letts about a family that hires a hitman to kill the matriarch for insurance money. Joe Grushecky will be preforming live each night as part of the production.  … [Read more...]

Spillapalooza

Have you ever thought to yourself, "Gee, if only there was a way I could combine my love of Zumba, empty swimming pools and marine wildlife into one amazing event!"?  Well, the good folks in Lawrenceville have figured it out for you.  That's right, its SPILLAPALOOZA, a grassroots benefit for oil spill victims being held this Saturday from 12:30 -7pm at Leslie Park Pool (46th and Butler Streets)!  The event will feature a Zumbathon in the pool and loads of music, dancing and festivities.  Zumba … [Read more...]