Pyrotopia: Pittsburgh Festival of Fire Arts 4/28

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Pyrotopia: Pittsburgh Festival of Fire Arts 4/28

Postby drue » Mon Apr 16, 2012 4:06 pm

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:
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.

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Re: Pyrotopia: Pittsburgh Festival of Fire Arts

Postby trilobyte » Fri Apr 20, 2012 3:46 pm

This looks like a lot of fun!

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