Kick off the night with cocktails, music and so-much-to-see at the 2017 Innovation Salon, street level at the August Wilson Center.
CELEBRATING THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
Each year, the CREATE Festival celebrates the best of the Creative Industries – come out and party with us! The fun starts at 6pm, with cocktails, music, interactive activities and lots of food, in a special Innovation Salon party. Meet the makers, artists, techies and over 50 of the region’s top creatives and entrepreneurs. Then show them some love at the awards party at 7:30pm, when we honor this year’s creative best including: the 2017 CREATORS of the Year; the 2017 Featured Artist of the Year; the Top Tens – Best of the Creative Industries; the People’s Choice Award; and the 2017 Co-CREATE Creative Business Ignition Program graduates.
6-9PM JUNE 1, 2017
FEATURING A SPECIAL KEYNOTE WITH BEN PAWSEY, SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR AND SUSTAINABLE DESIGNER, THREAD
THE 2017 CREATORS OF THE YEAR
Honoring the people who are changing the face of the Creative Industries in Pittsburgh
CO-CREATE BUSINESS IGNITION PROGRAM
Celebrating six creative entrepreneurs as they graduate their creative businesses to the next level!
CREATE TOP TENS: THE BEST OF THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
Awarding the region's coolest creative innovators
The Best of the Best in each category will be announced live at the CREATE Party.
THE COMCAST PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD
Over 20,000 people nationwide have the opportunity to vote for their favorite project of the year!
PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE ON THE AUGUST WILSON CENTER WEBSITE