This week's contest is a hat trick of sorts. The third annual Ribs on the River festival at Station Square features three nights of music and food that has quickly become a popular fan favorite in Pittsburgh. Along with the above mentioned headliners, there are scores of Pittsburgh bands playing as well.
Here's a partial schedule:
Friday-Doors 4:30/Show 5:30
Support: TEN (Pearl Jam Tribute), Bishop Clay, Mercury, Skell, Sacred Dominion, Flyght
Saturday-Doors 2:00/Show 3:00
Support: Good Brother Earl, Jill West and Blues Attack, The Hawkeyes, Jimbo and the Soupbones. Mahajibee Blues, Nancy McKeen Bluz Machine, Slingshot Genius, Music From Another Room, Crossing Boundaries, Harmon Creek, These Three Words
Sunday-Doors 12:00/Show 1:00
Support: 28 North, East Coast Turnaround, Voodoo Babies, Johnnie Greco Band, Pete Bush & the Hoi Polloi, Nik Westman & The Central Plains, Stone Broke Band, Chet Vincent and the Big Bend, The Beagle Brothers, Bailey Park, Gypsy and his Band of Ghosts, Jamie Bruno Band
Courtesy of Drusky Entertainment, I have a pair of passes for each night. To enter, just email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the subject line, specify which artist and night you want to attend. Can't decide? No problem. Enter for one, two, or all three nights. In the message, please include the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show which will be good for two passes. Unfortunately, parking and ribs are not included. This contest runs until Thursday, June 16 when the winners will be randomly chosen and contacted. Next Saturday a new ticket giveaway begins. As always, thanks for reading the blog and entering. Good luck!