Author Andy Laties. Copacetic Comics Company. 6 p.m.
David Lewis Lecture: Dhiru Thadani. Carnegie Museum of Art Theater. 6 p.m.
August Wilson Center Reading Round Table. August Wilson Center for African American Culture. 7 p.m.
Cafe Scientifique: From the Amazon to Southwest Pennsylvania. Carnegie Science Center. 7 p.m.


Molotov Solutions. Smiling Moose. 6 p.m.
Dream Theater. Amphitheatre at Station Square. 7 p.m.
Pretty Lights. Stage AE. 8 p.m.
Passafire. Rex Theatre. 8 p.m.


The School of Art Lecture Series Presents Stelarc. Rashid Auditorium, Hillman Center. 4:30 p.m.
The School of Design Presents Cameron Tonkinwise. Breed Hall (Margaret Morrison 103). 5 p.m.
Stacks: A Lecture on Romare Bearden. Sweetwater Center for the Arts. 6:30 p.m.
Faculty Recital: Cyrus Forough. Kresge Theater, College of Fine Arts. 8 p.m.


The Greenhorns. Melwood Screening Room. 6 p.m.
Author Shannon Cain. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. 6 p.m.
Good Person of Setzuan. Philip Chosky Theater, Purnell Center for the Arts. 8 p.m.


Genocide Revealed. Father Ryan Arts Center. 6 p.m.
The Menzingers. Smiling Moose. 6:30 p.m.
Primus. Stage AE. 7 p.m.
Flash Gordon. Andy Warhol Museum. 7 p.m.


Pittsburgh Vinyl Convention. 162 Sheridan Ave. 9 a.m.
Ohiopyle Sustainable Energy Fair. Ohiopyle-Stewart Community Center. 10 a.m.
PIX: Pittsburgh Indy Comics Expo. 2839 Liberty Ave. 10 a.m.
Author Henry Rollins. Andy Warhol Museum. 2 p.m.
Teal Ribbon Comedy Ovarian Cancer Research Benefit. Stage AE. 6:30 p.m.
10.ATE.11 Zombie Pub Crawl. Rex Theatre. 7:30 p.m. 21+
Starlicker. Andy Warhol Museum. 8 p.m.


PIX: Pittsburgh Indy Comics Expo. 2839 Liberty Ave. 10 a.m.
Animal Friends’ Howl-O-Ween. Schenley Park. Noon.
Pittsburgh Steelers Football. Heinz Field. 1 p.m.
Author Stephen Segal. Elijay’s Books. 2 p.m.
Haunted Oakland Walking Tour. University of Pittsburgh. 6 p.m.


2011 Pittsburgh Biennial. Pittsburgh Center for the Arts and Pittsburgh Filmmakers. Through Oct. 23.
Rust Belt Freak Show. Gallery on 43rd Street. Through Oct. 29.
2011 Pittsburgh Biennial. Miller Gallery, Purnell Center for the Arts. Through Dec. 11.
Botany and History Entwined: Rachel Hunt’s Legacy. Hunt Library. Through Dec. 15.
_Palladio and His Legacy: A Transatlantic Journey. Carnegie Museum of Art. Through Dec. 31.
Sites of Passage. The Mattress Factory. Through Jan. 8.
Picturing the City: Downtown Pittsburgh, 2007–10. Carnegie Museum of Art. Through March 25.