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STILL PLENTY OF TIME TO ENJOY FREE CONCERTS, MOVIES & LINE DANCING IN AUGUST

August is just around the corner – but if you haven’t had a chance yet to enjoy an outdoor concert, movie or line dancing session this summer, there’s still plenty of time!

Whether you love listening to jazz or classical music, watching movies under the stars or dancing to R&B, you’re bound to find the perfect free event presented by the City of Pittsburgh Office of Special Events.

Enjoy four free concert series in August. Grab a blanket and head out for an evening of cinema under the stars at “Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park.” Or take part in Summer Soul Line Dancing lessons in numerous locations.

DOLLAR BANK CINEMA IN THE PARK – Spread a blanket on a summer evening and enjoy a great movie at the “Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park” series.  Movies take place at 10 locations through August 31.  Movies in August include Incredibles 2, Dumbo, Ralph Breaks the Internet and Won't You Be My Neighbor. Come early to Schenley Park on Wednesdays to enjoy the WEDNESDAY NIGHT CONCERT SERIES at 7 p.m. on August 7, 14, 21 and 28.

STARS AT RIVERVIEW JAZZ SERIES – Saturdays 7 – 8:30 p.m. at Riverview Park on August 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.

BACH, BEETHOVENAND BRUNCH – Sundays 10:30 a.m. – Noon at Mellon Park, Point Breeze, on August 4 and 11.

RESERVOIR OF JAZZ – Saturdays 5 – 7 p.m. at Highland Park on August 4, 11, 18, 25 as well as September 1.

SUMMER SOUL LINE DANCING – Six free sessions in August – plus one in September – entertain experienced dances and novices alike in a variety of park settings including Highland Park (following Reservoir of Jazz concerts), Mellon Square and Schenley Park.

For more information, visit www.pittsburghpa.gov/events, follow @PghEventsOffice on Twitter, LIKE @PghEventsOffice on Facebook or call the Special Events hotline at 412-255-2493. Please Note: Inclement weather may cause cancellations. For cancellation updates, follow @PghEventsOffice on Twitter or LIKE @PghEventsOffice on Facebook.

Published

07.27.2019

Contacts

Mary Beth Mueller
Publicist
Special Events
412.351-7702
marybeth.mueller@pittsburghpa.gov