Steelers vs. Jaguars; ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ at the Palace (Sun., 10/8/17)
1) The Steelers, coming off a big victory last week when they clipped the Ravens wings , take on the Jacksonville Jaguars today at Heinz Field. Hopefully Roethlisberger can get the ball to Antonio Brown so he will be happy and not knock over the Gatorade cooler again. Go Steelers! 1 p.m. 100 Art Rooney Ave., North Shore.
2) Do you fancy yourself a great dancer? Well whether you do or don’t the summer tour for season 14 of “So You Think You Can Dance” will be pounding the boards of the Palace Theatre in Greensburg today. The Top Ten Finalists of the show are on this tour which will be traveling to 34 markets across the U.S. 7:30 p.m. 21 W. Otterman St.
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Free admission: 9AM-5PM (gates close at 4PM)
Combine learning, fun, and exploration! Thousands of wild animals, including sea lions, leopards, elephants, polar bears, giraffes, and penguins representing every continent offer a stunning view of our world. Additional sponsor: PPG Industries. Please note: as a result of the popularity of this day, delays are to be expected in areas surrounding the Zoo.
7340 Butler St. (Highland Park)
11AM River City Brass Band – at the Water’s Edge exhibit
River City Brass Band entertains, educates, and engages citizens locally, nationally, and internationally in the American musical culture. rivercitybrass.org
Free admission: 1-5pm
A contemporary art museum + experimental lab featuring site-specific installations created by artists in residence from around the world. The Mattress Factory will offer a free drop-in tour at 2pm: Meet a museum educator at the admissions desk for an introduction to installation art and a guided gallery experience. About accessibility: The Mattress Factory’s facility at 500 Sampsonia Way is fully accessible; enter from free parking lot at 505 Jacksonia Street. Facilities at 516 Sampsonia Way and 1414 Monterey Street are partially accessible. Wheelchairs are available upon request at 500 Sampsonia Way.
500 Sampsonia Way (North Side)
South Park Theatre: Vintage Hitchcock – A Live Radio Play
Free admission: 2PM
Spies, murder, love and other trademarks of Alfred Hitchcock come to life in the style of a 1940s radio broadcast. A triple feature, complete with vintage commercials that recreates a daring train chase, a serial killer’s ominous presence and a devastating explosion through the magic of live sound effects and music.
Corner of Brownsville Road and Corrigan Drive (South Park Twp)