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Cool Picks for Friday June 1, 2012

1) National Doughnut Day tip #1, Dunkin Donuts is giving away a free donut with the purchase of a beverage today!

2) National Doughnut Day tip #2 Krispy Kreme  , are there many Krispy Kreme’s  left in Pittsburgh, is giving away a free doughnut, no purchase necessary (editor’s note: I don’t know if Prantl’s Bakery is doing anything for Doughnut Day, but their Creme Filled Doughnut will put you in a sugared state of nirvanic bliss!).

3) Take your doughnut sugar buzz down to

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Cool Picks for Thursday May 31, 2012

1) Private Lives, a new play from The Public is showing the next several weeks at the O’Reilly Theater in the Downtown Cultural District.

2) Not much for the cultural scene? Then  “get your (Harley) motor running and head out on the highway” (thank you Steppenwolf)  to Bike Nights every Thursday at Station Square. Tonight’s featured band is East Coast Turnaround.

3) Bike Night’s #2.  Every Thursday in Market Square starting at 6 pm. Many of the bars and restaurants offer special deals on food and

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Cool Picks for Wednesday May 30, 2012

1) The (Red Hot Chili) Peppers are playing Pittsburgh tonight at 7:30 at the Consol Energy Center.

2) Mr. Small’s Funhouse features Victor Wooten and Anders Osborne in Millvale.

3) Parrots (not Pirates) of the Caribbean are putting on two shows daily at the Aviary. Go see if any of the Parrots are named Captain Jack Sparrow.

4) Catch one of the latest flicks at the newly remoed Manor Theater on Murray Ave. in Squirrel Hill.  You can now have a drink and a gourmet snack

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Starting soon Entertainment Central Pittsburgh will be giving you five suggested fun things to do each day.