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SOLD OUT MAKEnight (21+): May the 4th

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May 4, 2017

                  Long, long ago
                  (not) far away,
    a team of people began to dream up
MAKEnight: May the Fourth Be with You!

Join us for an intergalactic night of making, light fare, and drinks!

  • Love looking skyward to admire the night’s stars? Create your own with embroidered constellations.

  • Have you ever had a desire to travel into deep space? Or get a pic exploring aboard the Millennium Falcon? Here’s your chance with our Green Screen studio.

  • Need something to battle all those big bads out there in the Universe? Build your own Light Saber or Blaster.

  • Construct a Draw Droid with our Art Machines and watch as they make their own unique creations.

  • Snap a pic of yourself traveling the sands of Tatooine while drinking a Bantha Milk cocktail.

  • Select some snacks provided by Whole Foods and sit back to watch homemade fan videos of favorite Star Wars scenes.

  • Felt your own planet or Death Star. Operation of Death Stars are forbidden on the premise.

  • Jump into hyperspeed and paint a galactic landscape.

  • Make a screen print inspired by your favorite galactic revolutionary.

  • Make your own Padawan braid to show your friends how committed to The Force you really are.

  • Experience an authentic star chart reading from two local astrologers. Come ready with your time of birth for the most accurate reading!

  • Let members of the new Pittsburgh chapter of the International Dark-Sky Association take you on a cosmic adventure.

Tickets are $20 / $15 for students. Purchase tickets online.