Welcome to The Weekender: Your guide to the going’s-on in Pittsburgh entertainment for August 22nd to August 26th, ranging from music to comedy and everything in between.

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Wednesday, August 22

Dr Zoot
NOLA on the Square (Market Square, PA)
8:00pm

Hewlett/Anderson
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
8:00pm

Janes Addiction
Stage AE
7:30pm Doors

Neon Trees
Altar Bar
7:00pm

Open Mic
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm

How To Train Your Dragon Pittsburgh
Through Sunday, August 26
Consol Energy Center
7:00pm

Thursday, August 23

8th Street Rox
Pittsburgh’s Original Bike Night
Hard Rock Café – Outdoors
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Tres Lads
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
8:00pm

What Lies Beneath: Stories of Steely Reserve
New Hazlett Theater
7:30pm

Sullivan & Son Tour
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm

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

Blackberry Smoke
Altar Bar
7:00pm

Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra
August Wilson Center for African American Culture
8:00pm

Friday, August 24

Walk of Shame Trio
Rivers Casino – Levels
8:00pm to Midnight

Tres Lads
Rivers Casino – Wheelhouse
9:00pm to 1:00am

DJ Bill Bara
Rivers Casino – Drum Bar
9:30pm to 1:30am

Nick Marzock
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille – Patio
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Radio Tokyo
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
9:00pm

No Bad JuJu
Legends at Pluma
9:30pm

Wigle Whiskey Tar & Feather Party
Wigle Whiskey
6:00pm to 9:00pm

An Evening with Dar Williams
Fundraiser for 91.3fm WYEP
Google offices (Bakery Square)
7:00pm

Le Cachot with Lullaby Engine
Club Café
10:00pm Doors, 10:30pm Show

Sullivan & Son Tour
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm and 10:00pm

Twoprov Jamboree; The Impostors
Steel City Improv
8:00pm; 9:30pm

Saturday, August 25

Faded Fest 2012
Various Locations in Station Square
2:00pm to 2:00am
Related Story: Pittsburgh’s Faded Fest 2012 Taking Over Station Square

Madness in the Message – A One-Man Show by Ron Placone
Steel City Improv Theater
8:00pm

Dr Zoot
2012 Italian Festival
Fayette County Fairgrounds
2:00pm

Radio Tokyo
Generations Pub
10:30pm to 2:00am

Maria Sargeant
Rivers Casino – Levels
9:00pm to 1:00am

Jimbo & The Soupbones
Rivers Casino – Wheelhouse
9:00pm to 1:00am

DJ Scottro
Rivers Casino – Drum Bar
9:30pm to 1:30am

Jeff Jimerson & Airborne
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
9:00pm

8th Street Rox
Frankie’s (Squirrel Hill)
10:00pm to 1:30am

Bon Journey
Whitehall Community Day
3:00pm

Rick Witkowski of BE Taylor Group and Kelsey Friday of Kelsey Friday and the Rest of the Week – Acoustic
Carnegie Science Center
2:00pm

The Rolling Hams Band
Nied’s Hotel – Outdoor Show
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Neutral Loss
Rodney’s
10:00pm to 2:00am

Wicked
R-Pub (Harrison City)
9:00pm

Mike Medved (Full Band Performance) with Michael Cali
Club Café
6:00pm Doors, 7:00pm Show

Dirty Charms with The Pump Fakes and Carney Stomp
Club Café
10:00pm Doors, 10:30pm Show

Sullivan & Son Tour
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
7:00pm and 9:00pm

SCIT Social; The Lupones: Made Up Musicals; Epoch Live
Steel City Improv
6:30pm; 9:30pm; 11:00pm

Black Eye Affair Art Auction
Hosted by The Steel City Derby Demons
Rocking Horse Artspace
7:00pm to 11:00pm

Sunday, August 26

5220 Bike Rally
Support Officer James Kuzak Jr
Quaker Steak and Lube – Southland
9:30am Start

Dr Zoot
2012 Monroeville Summer Concert Series
Tall Trees Amphitheater
6:30pm

DJ Bill Bara & DJ Digital Dave (Service Industry Night)
Rivers Casino – Drum Bar
9:30pm to 1:30am

7th Annual Fallen Marine Memorial Run (motorcycles)
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
8:00pm

15th Annual Shadyside…The Art Festival on Walnut Street Shadyside
Walnut Street
10:00am to 5:00pm

Allegheny County Music Festival
Featuring Rusted Root
Hartwood Acres Park
5:00pm

Duran Duran
Stage AE – Outdoor Show
6:30pm Gates

Sullivan & Son Tour
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
7:00pm