1) Bill Toms and Hard Rain with the Soulville Horns will be rockin’ out the Shrine Center in Cheswick. The outdoor show on the pavilion is to celebrate the recent release of Toms new album Keep Movin’ On. See our story on the making of the album. Toms’ slightly raspy, deeply soulful voice and his guitar playing prowess combine with the drums, horns, and rest of the band to create a hot rock sound. Opening is the Aris Paul Band. 7:30 p.m. 1877 Shriners Way.
2) The Arts Festival on Walnut which occurs in August every year has been so successful over the years that an earlier annual event has been added. Shadyside…the other Art Festival on Walnut Street with Craft Marketplace runs today and tomorrow on Walnut Street in Shadyside’s Walnut Street shopping district. 10 to 5 p.m. today and tomorrow.