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Cool Picks Saturday September 1, 2012

1) Rascal Flatts, Little Big Town, Eli Young Band are the headliners for a big country music show at First Niagara Pavilion. 7 p.m. Burgettstown. 2) Another top country star in  

Cool Picks Friday August 31, 2012

1) The band The Hitmen is made up of original members of mega-hit bands of the 60's and 70's, including Tommy James & The Shondells and Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.  Check out their  

Cool Picks Thursday August 30, 2012

1) "Light, Matter, Memory" continues it's run at the Wood Street Galleries. Artists Nicky Assmann, Diane Landry, Macular,Yoko Seyama all explore the use of light in relation to materiality and  

Cool Picks Wednesday August 29, 2012

1)The Turtles, Flo and Eddie, bring their 1960's pop hits to the Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead as part of the "Happy Together Tour." The Turtles were known for hits:  

Cool Picks Tuesday August 28, 2012

1) Alton Merrell brings his gospel/jazz/funk sound to the Agnes Katz plaza stage today as part of the BNY Mellon Trust Arts JazzLive Tuesdays. Merrel's musical mission statement reads "to create music  

Cool Picks Monday August 27, 2012

1) The Pittsburgh Pirates take on the St. Louis Cardinals in their quest to remain a viable contender for a playoff spot. 7:05 p.m., PNC Park. 2) Billed as Munchkin Matinees  

Cool Picks Sunday August 26, 2012

1) Shadyside...The Art Festival on Walnut Street continues through today. Check out some cool art and eat at some of the great restaurants and bistros in Shadyside including: Crepes Parisiennes,  

Cool Picks Saturday August 25, 2012

1) Walnut Street in Shadyside will be transformed into an open-air art gallery this weekend replete with paintings, photography, pottery, sculpture, jewelry and much more. It's all part of the  

Cool Picks Friday August 24, 2012

1) Second City for President, a traveling production from the famous Chicago comedy troupe of the same name, brings political laughs to Pittsburgh Public Theater. Remember it's better to laugh about politics than  

Cool Picks Thursday August 23, 2012

1) How to Train Your Dragon Live is the big event at the Consol Energy Center tonight. Based on the adventurous children's film by DreamWorks, it features 23 full-size animatronic dragons in a