Young woman paints a mural.

Third Thursday: Block Party

Carnegie Museum of Art

Adults: $10 (Students: $5, Members: free)


It’s a neighborhood block party! Celebrate the creative energy of Wilkinsburg through art-making, performances, and more. Weather permitting, we’ll take over our courtyard for the fun.

Create – Learn to screen print on tote bags with Meshwork Press (external link), then take home your masterpiece! Supplies are provided.

Discover – Explore the art of the Wilkinsburg farmers market with still-life drawing sessions and collaborative mural making.

Connect – Meet the creators that call Wilkinsburg home in an artist showcase.

Drum – Hear a live steelpan performance from Barrels to Beethoven (external link), and then join in!

Stroll – See Monet’s famous Waterloo Bridge series and other depictions of industry in our exhibition, Monet and the Modern City.

Dance – Shake it out on the dance floor to music from DJGSmuvee.

Buy tickets early to save:

  • Adults: $10 ($15 at door)
  • Students: $5 ($10 at door)
  • Members: free

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Third Thursday is Later, Louder, and Adults Only

Third Thursday brings together the hottest local talent to create surprising, one-of-a-kind experiences. Turn up the volume with a cash bar, live music, and performances along with late-night access to the museum galleries.


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