The less idealistic among us could argue that all outdoor music festivals - even "The Party With a Purpose" - are really about beer anyway, so Saturday's second-annual Pabst Blue Rendezvous is simply wearing its heart on its handbill. Local PBR guru Bobby Miller has assembled an afternoon of his favorite bands and artists for a fine addition to the flock of warm-weather Columbus music celebrations.

The less idealistic among us could argue that all outdoor music festivals - even "The Party With a Purpose" - are really about beer anyway, so Saturday's second-annual Pabst Blue Rendezvous is simply wearing its heart on its handbill. Local PBR guru Bobby Miller has assembled an afternoon of his favorite bands and artists for a fine addition to the flock of warm-weather Columbus music celebrations.

Performers include Mr. Fahrenheit and the Lover Boys, Tree of Snakes, Andrew Graham & Swarming Branch, Super Desserts, Psychedelic Horseshit, You're So Bossy, Obviouslies, Terribly Empty Pockets, Maza Blaska and Nathan Del Snell and the Country Sound plus Cincinnati's Pomegranates.

Dan Gerdeman, Ashley Voss, Aaron Troyer, Sharon Dorsey and Cole Carnevale will create live art while the music plays.