Ahoy there, matey! Are ye ready to set sail on an amazing adventure for all ages? Because Pirate Day is returning to the museum this November! Pirate Day is part of PNC Arts Alive’s First Sundays for Families and has been an annual event at the museum for the last three years.
It’s a free day at the museum for families starting at 10 a.m. The event celebrates N. C. Wyeth’s Treasure Island illustrations, which launched his career as an illustrator and artist and can be found on view at the museum. The morning is filled with pirate-themed crafts and hunting for treasure all around the museum. You can participate in a rope-tying demonstration led by Pirates of the Northern Star and hear daring tales of journeys at sea presented by Hedgerow Theater.
You might even be able to get your picture taken with a real pirate, or come dressed up as a buccaneer yourself. So come get hooked on these fantastic arrrrt activities taking place in museum lobbies and find gold in N. C. Wyeth’s Treasure Island illustrations on Sunday November 2nd.
PNC Arts Alive is a multi-year initiative of the PNC Foundation, which receives its principal funding from The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. The goals of PNC Arts Alive is to help area residents gain access to the arts and help arts organizations expand and engage audiences.
For more information visit www.pncartsalive.com.