A troupe of purring performers will ride skateboards, jump through hoops and perform in their band "Tuna and the Rock Cats." A portion of the proceeds will benefit foster and rescue efforts. The cats are in town from Oct. 11 through Oct. 15 with various performance times.
Where: Bricolage Theater at 937 Liberty Ave., 1st floor (Downtown)
When: October 11, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to October 15, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
How much: $23
Cat lovers are invited to bring their feline friends for an afternoon of socializing and cat naps. The event is organized as a way "to reclaim the glory of the outdoors" for cats, some who like to take walks on leashes, others who like to be paraded around in strollers and some who like to hang out solo in their carriers and listen to chirping birds.
Where: Mary Schenley Memorial Fountain at Schenley Drive (Oakland)
When: October 7, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
How much: Free
This happy hour on the patio at Spirit features Pabst and DJs — and puppies (!!!). All dogs are welcome, not just puppies.
Where: Spirit at 242 51st St. (Lawrenceville)
When: August 26, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The dog days of August are going to the cats. Cat owners and their feline friends are invited to attend the First Saturday Pittsburgh event at Schenley Park for a day of "outdoor cat-napping and socializing." The event's goal, according to organizers, is to "reclaim the glory of the outdoors for our feline friends" and maybe make a few human friends in the process.
Where: Schenley Park at Meet at Mary Schenley Memorial Fountain near Schenley Drive (Oakland)
When: August 5, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
How much: Free