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Intermission: The Artful Happy Hour Series

February 15 @ 6:00 pm
980 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States


Drink. Dine. Dance. Decompress.

Take an “intermission” from work and join the party. Tour the galleries and chill on the patio…simply BE at AWAACC.

21 and over + City Stylish Attire

Cash Bar and Hors D’oeuvres

FREE – No Tickets Required

Intermission is co-hosted by Gina Winstead from Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh’s Department of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Accessibility (IDEA) and BNY Mellon IMPACT.

Schedule of Events:

The Intermission: Artful Happy Hour” 6-9p
Decompress and relax after work at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center.  Start the evening with live music, gallery tours, bites and bar service and guest DJs at our mixer for the professional set every third Thursday of the month!

“The Second Act” 9p-12a
The Second Act changes the pace on the third Thursday with hip-hop, classic throwbacks, art, and the city’s hottest DJs. Calling all socialites that can transform the museum to the club in a moment’s notice!

Closing Reception for Onna-Bugeisha: Warriors of Light
February 15, 7:30-9pm, The Claude Worthington Benedum Gallery, 2nd floor

Join us for a final view of the Onna-Bugeisha: Warriors of Light exhibit with a closing reception featuring a conversation with artists Tim Okamura, Wildcat Ebony Brown, and guest curator Karla Ferguson. Enjoy music, drinks, and a very special performance of Japanese and African drumming ensembles by The Legacy Arts Project and Pittsburgh Taiko.

This is event is free, but registration is requested. Sign up here.