The Downtown Blog

The official blog of Downtown Pittsburgh. Read up on what's new, what's happening, and what stories are being told in the neighborhood.

Downtown Sound,
Things to Do

This Week’s Downtown Sound 🎶

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

From free performances by local singers/songwriters at markets to music festivals and more, here’s your weekly lineup of music happenings around Downtown Pittsburgh.

Week of September 19 – 25

Is your business or venue hosting live music in Downtown? Send us an email to get it added to our weekly calendar!

Heinz Hall

Tuesday, September 20: Final Fantasy 35th Anniversary Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy Coral with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra at 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday Lunchtime Concerts

Hear live music in Market Square while enjoying lunch from the surrounding restaurants.

Wednesday, September 21: Jason Kendall from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Gateway Clipper Fleet

Wednesday, September 21: Big 104.7 Next Big Thing Concert with Dillon Carmichael from 7 – 9 p.m.

Market Square Farmers Market

Listen to live music every Thursday while shopping regionally grown produce

Thursday, September 22: Pittsburgh Opera from 11:30 – 1 p.m.

PCT Gallery Crawl

Enjoy a night of art, music, dancing, shopping, and much more as the Cultural District opens its doors for the Gallery Crawl

Friday, September 23:

Saturday Night Market

Shop from local artists and makers during a pop-up market in Market Square

Friday, September 23: DJ Mary Mack from 5 – 10 p.m.
Saturday, September 24: DJ Zombo from 5 – 10 p.m.

Andy Warhol Museum

Wednesday, September 21: Sound Series: Haley Heynderickx and The Westerlies with special guest Illegal Son from 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Saturday, September 24: Body Music: A Celebration of 80s NY Club Culture from 8 – 10 p.m.

Stage AE

Listen to live music at Stage AE in the Northshore

Tuesday, September 20: Clutch with Quicksand, Helmet, and JD Pinkus
Wednesday, September 21: Marcus King with Neal Francis, Ashland Craft, and Dean Delray
Thursday, September 22: GOO GOO DOLLS with Blue October
Friday, September 23: The Avett Brothers
Saturday, September 24: Pusha T

Revel

Listen to live music every Friday as a part of RevelLIVE

Thursday, September 22: Elias Khouri from 5 – 7 p.m.
Friday, September 23: Trinity Wiseman from 7 – 10 p.m.

Con Alma Downtown

Listen to live jazz at Con Alma Jazz Bar at 613 Penn Avenue

Tuesday, September 20: Rich Zabinski Quartet ft. Mike Guido from 6 – 10 p.m.
Wednesday, September 21: Max Leake from 6 – 10 p.m.
Thursday, September 22: Kate Simone Group from 6 – 10 p.m.
Friday, September 23: Don Aliquo Sr Quartet from 6 – 9 p.m., Matt Blostein Group from 10 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Saturday, September 24: Justin Chesarek Trio from 6 – 9 p.m., Howie Alexander Trio from 10 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Sunday, September 25: New Orleans Brunch with Benny Benack II Quartet from 12 to 3 p.m., GH3 Jam Session from 5 – 8 p.m.

Backyard Performances

Enjoy live music at the Backyard, a new summer arts park at 8th and Penn Ave. View the full lineup here.

Tuesday, September 20: BNY Mellon Presents “JazzLive”: Roger Humphries + RH Factor from 5 – 7 p.m.
Thursday, September 22: Rich Zabinski at 5 p.m.
Saturday, September 24: Sunset Sounds at 6 p.m.

Steel Garden

Hear local musicians every Thursday at the Steel Garden

Every Thursday: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Rivers Club

Listen to Jazz every week at the Rivers Club

Every Wednesday: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

CrossBody Dance + Movement

Listen at the newly opened CrossBody Dance + Movement at 422 Wood Street

Every Thursday: Latin Thursdays with Dj D’Aço
Every Friday: Salsa Fridays with DJ Jeff Shirey

fl.2 at the Fairmont

Listen at DJ Nights at Fl.2 with drink + menu specials, and free parking after 6 p.m.

Every Thursday: 7 – 10 p.m.
Every Saturday: 7 – 10 p.m.

Olive or Twist

Listen to live music at Stage AE in the Northshore

Tequila Cowboy

Listen to live DJs and Entertainment Weekly at 380 N Shore Dr.

Every Thursday: 11 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Every Friday: 10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Every Saturday: 10 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Burn by Rocky Patel

Listen to live DJs and Entertainment weekly at 346 North Shore Dr

Every Saturday: 9:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.

Penn Society

Listen to live DJs weekly at the lower level of 960 Penn Avenue during late nights.

Every Thursday: 11 p.m. – 3:30 a.m.
Every Friday: 11 p.m. – 3:30 a.m.
Every Saturday: 11 p.m. – 3:30 a.m.

Howl at the Moon

Listen to live DJs and Entertainment weekly at 125 Seventh St

Every Thursday: 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Every Friday: 7 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Every Saturday: 7 p.m. – 2 a.m.

täkō

Listen to Live DJs weekly at 214 Sixth Street

Every Friday: 9 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Every Saturday: 9 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Downtown Made Easy Guide

Downtown Shopping Guide

State of Downtown Pittsburgh Report

Downtown Map

© 2022 Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership. All Rights Reserved. | Terms Of Use | Privacy Policy
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap