The Three Rivers Arts Festival begins today! It goes through Sunday, June 16.
There are many events scheduled over the 10 days ... click here to get more information. There are 50+ music performances (Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Ralph Stanley bluegrass, Cello Fury, Pittsburgh Symphony, Grupo Fantasma, etc.), juried arts / exhibitions, 300+ artists at an artist market, etc. Plus you can try out traditional Pittsburgh junk food like deep fried pickles, deep fried oreos, funnel cakes, etc.
Most of the activities are in the Point State Park / Gateway Center area.
If anybody would like to volunteer, sign up at http://www.3riversartsfest.org/volunteer/volunteer-form/ .