Welcome to The Weekender: Your guide to the going’s-on in Pittsburgh entertainment for July 5th to July 8th, ranging from music to comedy and everything in between.

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Thursday, July 5

Zoot Island
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
8:00pm

Bon Journey
Bike Night Thursdays
Hard Rock Café Station Square
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Christian Finnegan
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm

Pittsburgh Improv Jam
The Cabaret at Theater Square
10:00pm

Curious Volume, Roots in Stereo, On the Run , Before You
The Smiling Moose
9:00pm Doors, 9:30pm Show

Sweet Earth, Jazzam
Rex Theater
9:00pm

Friday, July 6

Brian Diamond
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille – Patio
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Walk of Shame
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
9:00pm

No Bad JuJu
McSummerfest! (McDonald, PA)
8:00pm

Slim Forsythe Trio
BRGR (East Libery/Shadyside)
10:00pm to Midnight

Irish Festival
Through Sunday, July 8
Seven Springs Resort
Various Times

Christian Finnegan
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm and 10:00pm

Lorens Chuno with Gena & Friends
Club Café
6:00pm Doors, 7:00pm Show

Jimbo and the Soupbones
Club Café
10:00pm Doors, 10:30pm Show

Michale Graves
Altar Bar
7:00pm Doors, 8:00pm Show

Steven Moore and Friends
Andrew Carnegie Free Library And Music Hall
8:00pm

Icarus Witch, Rat Tits, Thunderfist, Reduce To Ash
The Smiling Moose
9:30pm Doors, 10:00pm Show

The Trabajabas, Honey, The To’s And The Fros, Unparalleled Height
The Smiling Moose
5:00pm Doors, 5:30pm Show

Saturday, July 7

Casino for a Cure
Pittsburgh’s 50 Finest Event
The Smart House Mansion in Mt. Washington
7:00pm to 11:00pm
Related Story: Casino For A Cure with Pittsburgh’s 50 Finest

Velveeta
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
9:00pm

No Bad JuJu
Meadows Casino – Silks Lounge
8:30pm

Dancing Queen
Irwin Park Amphitheater
6:30pm

Christian Finnegan
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
7:00pm and 9:00pm

Brad Wagner & The Bar Flys
Club Café
6:00pm Doors, 7:00pm Show

The Color Fleet (EP Release) with The New Victorians
Club Café
Doors: 10:00pm Doors, 10:30pm Show

Protomen, Dethlehem, Tracksploitation, Motometer
Altar Bar
7:00pm Doors, 8:00pm Show

Death By Stereo, Fubar, Park Street Sluts
The Smiling Moose
6:00pm Doors, 6:30pm Show

Human Hustle Entertainment, Verbal Support
The Smiling Moose
9:30pm Doors, 10:00pm Show

Sunday, July 8

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix
2012 Kick-off Rallye
Schenley Park
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Christian Finnegan
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
7:00pm

Corey McFly, Dub, LP, MALACIAH JOELL, Tw1ne, DeadJuliet, Myxit, Zo Worlds Flyy Gang, MayCuz…
Rex Theater
5:30pm