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Music Brings Life to Carrie Furnace: Thrival Photo Gallery

Music Brings Life to Carrie Furnace: Thrival Photo Gallery

PITTSBURGH, PA – The century-old Carrie Furnace, a former blasting furnace that towers over the banks of the Mon River, just outside the town of Rankin, came alive for two days and nights as Thrival Innovation + Music Festival returned for it’s fifth year in the Steel City. Check out our gallery below. Photos by

Thrival Music Festival: Everything You Need to Know

Starting tomorrow, Pittsburgh will be treated with the fifth installation of Thrival Innovation + Music Festival. Since it’s inception, Thrival has focused on community. A high-tech festival in a post-industrial city may sound weird, but Thrival attracts the best and brightest talent in the Pittsburgh region, and beyond. With sessions beginning September 27th and 28th, attendees may take

Thrival Innovation + Music Festival Returns to Carrie Furnace Sept. 29-30

Pittsburgh, PA — The Thrival Innovation + Music Festival has announced its music lineup, featuring a blend of 19 national and local artists. Headliners Wiz Khalifa, Logic, Carnage, GRiZ, and Two Door Cinema Club and over a dozen more acts will perform at the historic Carrie Furnaces on September 29-30. Two-day general admission and VIP festival passes are on sale now. Capping an extensive 2017 festival

The Classic Concert

Every so often we get the chance to experience something truly extraordinary, knowing full well the opportunity won’t likely come around again. In the world of classic rock, this kind of opportunity is coming this summer as six legendary bands bring their magic to two iconic cities for a once-in-a-lifetime event.   The Classic Concert

New Year’s Eve at Smart House Mansion

Well last year went so well we had to come back for round 2! This will be the last event held at Pittsburgh’s iconic Smart House Mansion before it is sold! Enjoy New Year’s Eve in style this year at this coveted 3 story mansion on Mt. Washington.  If you are not familiar with Pittsburgh’s

Pittsburgh Welcomes the Nation’s Top Innovators

Health, art, sports, music, and culture were just some of the topics presented this week at Thrival Innovation and Music festival hosted at Alloy 26 inside the newly redesigned Nova Place on Pittsburgh’s north side. In the first three days of the five-day festival, attendees took part in various panel discussions, keynote speakers, interactive demonstrations, and

Thrival Music Festival Preview: A Quick Guide

As the cool, fall evenings start to set in, and festival season comes to a close,  Thrival Innovation and Music Festival gives local residents a chance to see a few of the summer’s hottest acts along with some of Pittsburgh’s rising musical talent. While some patrons may have their schedules planned to a T, others

Historic Carrie Furnaces Set To Host Two-Day Festival

Towering 92-feet over the muddy banks of the Monongahela River, sits a pre-World War II piece of iron-making technology that helped power the regions steel industry in the 1920s, 30s, and 40s. Built in 1907, and reaching its peak of production in the 1950s, Carrie Furnaces six and seven remain the only non-operative blast furnaces still standing

Thrival: Innovation & Music Festival Returns to Pittsburgh

  PITTSBURGH, PA – In less than a week, Thrival Innovation and Music Festival returns to the Steel City for five days of art exhibitions, keynote speakers, cutting-edge tech exhibits, musical performances, parties, and more. Conceptualized in 2013 by local-based group Thrill Mill, Inc., Thrival has expanded from 2,000 attendees its first year to roughly 10,000

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