Hard to believe, but soon it will be 2022. There will be a plethora of new year celebrations to kick off the year turning in style, but here are a few events of note that will be happening this weekend.
Starting off, on Friday December 31st, GLO Productions x Slayd Productions x 1-UP Productions presents the biggest wonkiest party to end the year Envision 22. This banger will be happening at Club 24 in Pittsburgh, PA, and if you snooze, you will be bound to lose out. It starts at 8pm, and tickets are $30. You can purchase those here.
Also on Friday December 31st, there will be a New Years Eve rager at the Rock Room in Pittsburgh, PA. It will feature bands such as Mower and Death Gasp, as well as a round of punk karaoke. It starts at 9pm, and admission is $5.
You didn’t think STRANGEWAYS would let us end the year without a new year’s bash did you? They will be hosting Retro New Year’s Eve Dance Party at Belvedere’s Ultra Dive, in Lawrenceville, PA. The first drink will be free to the first 200 guests, as well as there will be a complimentary midnight toast offered to first 300 guests. How can you say no to that? The shindig will start at 9pm, and admission is $25. You can shake your booty and start the new year with a bang, so come out and have some fun.
Saturday, Jan 1st, The Upstage Lives..Take 5! The Upstage was once a legendary dance club in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood, which provided a unique blend of entertainment from 1983 until it closed in 2006. Now you can relive those memories once again as 3 of the former Upstage DJ’s spin a mix of new wave, synth pop, and dark alternative dance music from 80s and 90s. It will be taking place at Spirit Bar(upstairs) in Lawrenceville. The dancing starts at 8pm, and advance tickets are $13 or you can get them day of the event for $15. You can purchase the advance tickets here.
Also on Jan 1st, Title Town will be hosting their Soul and Funk Party at Spirit(downstairs) titled New Years Do-Over. They are going to start the new year off right with 5 hours of music from yesteryear. If you are looking for that right vibe to get you grooving, this will be the place to be. The funk starts at 9pm, and admission is $7 before 10pm, and $10 after.
So good things to expect to help you celebrate the new year and beyond. Please like and follow the pages mentioned, and hope you all have a happy and safe new year. As always, no matter what you decide to do, please be safe doing so.