Step into a world where imagination meets innovation at Carnegie Science Center’s Geek Out Gala on Thursday, October 5th.

Celebrate the intersection of science, technology, and creativity as you enjoy delectable food, signature cocktails, and live music. This exciting space-themed party highlights what makes Carnegie Science Center special.

Attending the Event

Set behind the picturesque backdrop of Pittsburgh’s riverfront, the evening gala promises to be an evening of wonder and innovation! The event starts in Carnegie Science Center’s RiverView Café and extends to the outdoor patio and USS Requin (SS 481) Submarine.

Before the event, those with VIP admission will enjoy a VIP reception starting at 6pm. VIP admission includes access to food, dessert, activities, a private VIP hour, and an open bar.

The main event starts at 7pm. General admission tickets include food, dessert, access to all activities, and three alcoholic drink tickets. Also, parking is included with a Geek Out Gala ticket and valet service will be provided upon entry.

Empowering Through Fundraising

By attending the Geek Out Gala, you empower the next generation of world-class STEM leaders, supporting the programs that spark those “aha” moments of a Science Center experience.

This event is the Science Center’s signature fundraiser – raising critical funds that are directly invested into the STEM Education team’s efforts to provide accessible and relevant programming that inspires young students to pursue careers in STEM fields.

Dressing To Impress

Dress in your favorite celestial-inspired clothing, flaunt your best neon attire, or come in your own stylish “geek-chic” ensemble. Unleash your creativity and let your stellar “geek” shine! Check out this outfit inspo.

Video via Carnegie Science Center

For tickets and more information, visit Geek Out Gala and follow the Carnegie Science Center on Instagram!

This content was provided by a local, independent contributor to Made in PGH, a lifestyle blog.
Mo Macel

Mo is a pun-loving Pittsburgher who likes to take photos and write. When not focusing on her kiddos, you'll find her pursuing happiness and working on living the American Dream via one craft beer at a time. She blogs at and

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