Cool Picks Sunday September 23, 2012

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1) Pittsburgh Lebanese Festival presented by Our Lady of Victory Maronite Church is in it’s last day. Stop by and enjoy delicious food and fun from our Lebanese friends.  Favorite dishes include: lamb kabob, Lebanese chicken, kibbee, falafel, spinach and feta pies, tabouli and hummus. Remember save room for baklava. Entertainment by Our Lady of Victory Children Dabke Group (2 p.m.). 1000 Lindsay Rd., Scott Township. noon-6 p.m. Free admission and parking.

2) The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra BNY Mellon Classics presents New World Symphony, conducted by Manfred Honeck, playing music from composers Strauss and Dvorak. Vocalist is the well respected American baritone, Thomas Hampson. Featured horn player is William Caballero. 2:30 p.m. Heinz Hall, Downtown Cultural District.

3) The Oktoberfest continues today at Penn Brewery with great food and beers from Penn Brewery. Music provided by Autobahn (4:30-8:30 p.m). 800 Vinial St. Troy Hill. 4-10 p.m. No cover.

4) Jergel’s Rhythm Grille has a really cool Steeler football party pig roast starting today at 1 p.m. No cover. 103 Slade Lane, Warrendale.