We'll bringing the Playa to the 'burgh! PYROTOPIA is Pittsburgh's first-ever festival of fire and electrical arts, being organized by a team of local burners and artists. Please spread the word!
Pyrotopia: Festival of Fire Arts
Saturday, April 28, 2012
The Historic Pump House in the Homestead Waterfront (Google map: http://g.co/maps/7er9n)
Kids' activities: Noon-5pm
Main event: 8pm-midnight
Noon-5pm: KIDS' ACTIVITIES led by the Carnegie Science Center and Children's Museum of Pittsburgh: make Black Light Bubble Art and LED Lanterns, and learn how fireworks get their color. Plus see live artist demonstrations.
8pm-midnight: The main event! See fire spinners and hoopers, a six-foot tall Tesla coil, interactive fire games, EL-wire art, live demonstrations of fire-related arts (including metal casting and glasswork), and more! PLUS, dazzling ground-effect fireworks by Pyrotecnico, and a special illumination of the Carrie Blast Furnace Complex by Rivers of Steel.
All events are FREE and open to the public.