Things to do in Wilkes-Barre this weekend
TRAPT in-store. $12. Rock band TRAPT is on a tour supporting their new CD “DNA,” and at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 15 they’ll play an in-store acoustic performance in Wilkes-Barre before heading to their show that night in Stroudsburg. Fans who purchase a copy of the CD at 186 Mundy St. record store Gallery of Sound will receive a wristband for priority entry into the event, which will be held on the store’s stage. A meet-and-greet will be held shortly after the performance. For more information, call 570-208-2833.
Juelz Santana. $20/$25. New York City rapper and actor Juelz Santana will perform Sept. 16 at 219 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre’s Ali Baba Liquor Lounge. Doors open at 9 p.m. and the event will feature a 50/50 raffle, giveaways and additional musical performances from MEL RIV and Bonnie Benji. Tickets are $25 or $20 with valid college ID. For more information, call 570-829-1403.
Fall Festival. Free! Baked goods, vendors, henna tattoos, lollipops and a rummage sale highlight Hoyt Library’s Fall Festival. The 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 17 event at 284 Wyoming Ave., Kingston is free to attend. For more information, call 570-287-2013.
PPP Pizza. Price varies. Whether it’s work, school or being forced to go into public and speak to other human beings, Saturday is your day off from something. Don’t spend that day cooking — get takeout from 41 S. Main St.’s Dino’s Pizza Express between noon and 4 p.m. Sept. 17 and 50 percent of the total bill will go to local breast cancer awareness charity Paint Pittston Pink. Yes, you’ll have to go into public to get the food, but no one cares if you’re wearing sweatpants to the pizza shop. For more information, call 570-991-6958.