Sat. & Sun. Events/
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|Herencia Africana (see below Sunday @ Most Wanted Fine Art)|
|The Secret History of Love Fri 4/4- Sat 4/5 @ Kelly Strayhorn Theater|
Events Sat. April 5 and Sun. April 6
Now that you've got your eco/art/tech motor running, check out the other events happening this weekend!
Saturday, April 5
Sat/MOSTLY MOD and ARTica
Great Tchotchke Sale with Churka's Junk Co. Continues-- Hoarder's stash on parade! Dozens of bargains on incredibly cool second-hand items at grab and go prices. Get those great little items that personalize your home. Last Chance!
5015 Penn/ (Hours below)
Sat/Most Wanted Fine Art
A split day of events/
Noon -5 pm--MWF Eco & Tech Talks. First, meet Jody Noble Choder, an expert on raising urban chickens and a member of Pittsburgh pro-poultry people; Then The App Expo is a fine art project by artists Ashley Andrykovitch and Ashley Andrews. The two Ashleys explore technological concepts through visual art, performance, curated exhibitions, and participatory installations.The pair as well as Brian Kane and William Wright will present free TED-type technology talks during the day.
7-11 PM --Eco-ILL-Logical fashion displays on mannequins and mannequin prototypes.
All events-- FREE
5491 Penn/ Sat Hours: 5-11pm
Sat/Verde Mexican Kitchen & Cantina--Start your evening with awesome fare from south of the border;and buy a special flaming drink concocted just to celebrate GA/GI's 5th Anniversary. Proceeds will support our festival and our local Firefighters. Hours: Sat 5-11 pm; Sunday, 5-9 pm
5941 Penn Avenue/ 8 pm
Sat/The Kelly Strayhorn-- The Secret History of Love/ For ticket pricing: click here
4104 Penn Ave/ 9pm - 2am
Sat/Brillo Box--Steeltown Soul and Funk Party
After last month’s killer party, TITLE TOWN is back at the Brillobox Come get down to a unique blend of rare and classic soul, deep funk, vintage R&B, soulful disco, Latin boogalooo and more 45 RPM vinyl to make you move on the dance floor.
5015 Penn/Noon-3 pm
Sun/Most Wanted Fine Art--Herencia Africana--Join Cafe Con Leche as we celebrate the African roots in Latino culture. African cultures have had tremendous influence on the economic, social, cultural, linguistic and racial identity of Latin America. This event will bring people together around good food while exploring the North and West African roots of Latin America. This event is free and appropriate for all ages.
There will be an Afro-Cuban performance of Yemaya, hands on art activities, a short documentary and other interactive activities. info on Facebook
4913 Penn/ Noon-4 pm
Sun/Center for Post Natural History--Explore the inexplicably weird @ one of the city's coolest scientific spaces. Atomic rodents, off-color canaries and more! Great free family fare!
5491 Penn/Hours: Sun 5-9 pm
Sun/Verde Mexican Kitchen & Cantina--Start your evening with awesome, top shelf food from south of the border;and buy a special flaming drink concocted just to celebrate GA/GI's 5th Anniversary. "El Bombero" Proceeds will support our festival and our local Firefighters.
May 17/ Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
"Walk for a Healthy Community" Make a Difference One Step At A Time...Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield announces their annual fundrasing event "Walk for a Healthy Community." The event helps support the missions of 69 health and human service agencies. Pittsburgh will host the event on May 17, 2014 at Stage AE on the North Shore. Fun includes food, prizes and kids' activities. For info and other locations click here.