Children's Museum

10 am–5 pm Daily

Make Music Pittsburgh Day

Featured Programs & Events

11:00am
2:00pm
June 21, 2019

Make Music Pittsburgh is a live, free musical celebration on June 21, the longest day of the year, with concerts on streets, sidewalks, and parks across the city.

  • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Sound Exploration hosted by Nuvo Instrumental and Slippery Rock University's Music Education students. Pick up one of our instruments and make music with us.
  • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Bucket Drumming Circle with Percussionist Gordon Nunn. Grab a seat and a bucket to learn the basics of drumming. 
  • 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Bucket Drumming Circle with Percussionist Gordon Nunn. Grab a seat and a bucket to learn the basics of drumming.  

This program's rain location will be in the lower lever Theater at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh.

Make Music Day originally started in France in 1982. Today, Pittsburgh will be hosting its 4th annual Make Music Pittsburgh Day and will be one of over 700 cities playing music on June 21, 2018 as part of a global Make Music Day celebration. Make Music Pittsburgh is a festival designed to show off our local musical talent and inspire others to play music as well. 

For more information about Make Music Pittsburgh, click here.

For more about Gordon Nunn, click here.