Welcome to The Weekender: Your guide to Pittsburgh entertainment for October 17 through October 21, ranging from music to comedy and everything in between.

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Wednesday, October 17

The Igniters
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
8:00pm

Manhattan Transfer
Palace Theatre
8:00pm

Wanda Jackson, Daniel Romano
Altar Bar
7:30pm Doors, 8:30pm Show

The Bright Side Tour Featuring Aer with Yonas, David Dallas, C.H.R.I.S.
Mr. Smalls Theatre
7:30pm

Whitehorse with Hero and the Lie
Club Cafe
7:00pm Doors, 8:00pm Show

Open Mic
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm

An Evening of Terror with Doug Bradley
The ToonSeum
8:00pm

Mary Poppins
Through Sunday, October 21
Benedum Center for the Performing Arts
7:30pm

Thursday, October 18

No Bad JuJu
The Rhythms of Life Fundraising Concert
Meadows Racetrack & Casino – Silks Lounge
7:00pm to 11:00pm
(they will perform at 9:20pm)

Tres Lads
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
8:00pm

Cirque du Soleil Saltimbanco Pittsburgh
Through Sunday, October 21
Petersen Events Center
7:30pm

GMK Dance Team Fundraiser
Featuring Aaron Kleiber
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm

Chris Trapper (From the Push Stars) with Austen Leathers
Club Cafe
7:00pm Doors, 8:00pm Show

The Misfits, The Attakk, Revenge Memorial, God&Aliens, A Lovely Crisis
Altar Bar
6:00pm Doors, 7:00pm Show

Friday, October 19

No Bad JuJu
Baja Bar & Grill
9:00pm

Jimbo & The Soup Bones

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

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

Tony & Tina’s Wedding
Rivers Casino Banquet Room

7:00pm

Dancing Queen
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
9:00pm

Wicked
The Wicked Googly (Ligonier Lanes)
10:00pm

Umphrey’s McGee
Stage AE
7:30pm Doors

One Young World Welcome Exchange & Night Haunts Live
And October 20
Cultural District & Trust Arts Education Center
8:00pm to 11:00pm

Brad Williams
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
8:00pm and 10:00pm

Sinbad
Palace Theatre
8:00pm

When The Planets, The Throckmorton, Parker, McDonald Trio
Club Cafe
8:00pm Doors, 9:00pm Show

Com Truise, Poolside, bonde do role
Altar Bar
7:00pm Doors, 8:00pm Show

Saturday, October 20

Tony Janflone Jr. Halloween Rocker Cruise
Gateway Clipper Fleet
8:00pm

MASQUE VI
CAVO Restaurant Lounge Nightclub
9:00pm to 2:00am

8th Street Rox
Zanderz
10:00pm to 1:30am

Velveeta
Rivers Casino – Wheelhouse
9:00pm to 1:00am

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

Tony & Tina’s Wedding
Rivers Casino Banquet Room
2:00pm and 7:00pm

In Transit
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
9:00pm

The Clarks
Palace Theatre
7:00pm

Neutral Loss
JoeyD’s Bar & Grille
9:30pm to 1:00am

AutumnFest: Antique Tractors and Cars Weekend
And Sunday, October 21
Seven Springs
Various Times

Brad Williams
Improv Comedy Club Pittsburgh
7:00pm and 9:00pm

10 Years with The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, The Last Place You Look , Chaos Killed
Mr. Smalls Theatre
7:30pm

Mike Watt + The Missingmen – 2nd Heapin’ Helpin’ U.S. 2012 with Food and Kid Durango
Club Cafe
8:00pm Doors, 9:00pm Show

WHY?, Naytronix, The Black Swans
Altar Bar
8:00pm Doors, 9:00pm Show

Vertical Road
Byham Theater
7:00pm

Why Don’t You Come Around My Way?
Kelly-Strayhorn Theater
7:00pm

Lee Alverson
Tammy’s Race Against Time Benefit Concert
Niagara Falls, ON
Related Story: Lee Alverson’s “Three Piano Men” of Music Benefit & Auction Concert

Sunday, October 21

Pittsburgh/Cincinnati (A)
Jergel’s Rhythm Grille
8:20pm

Fiona Apple
Stage AE
7:00pm Doors

David Sedaris
Heinz Hall
7:00pm