Fundraising Event

2018 Urban Garden Party: Galactic Get Down

2018 Urban Garden Party: Galactic Get Down
Join us for the Mattress Factory's biggest fundraiser of the year, the Urban Garden Party: Galactic Get Down, Friday, June 15th, 2018!  Each year, the Urban Garden Party becomes the talk of the town as more than 1,500 attendees turn out to help support the museum's mission in a festive, celebratory atmosphere.

Supersonic VIP Party
Friday, June 15, 2018
Private VIP Lounge: 7:30-11:00pm
$360 // $310 MF Members
Free Valet Parking provided by CGI

Calling all superstars! Imbibe at the full bar [open to VIPs all night long] and delight in space rations from All in Good Taste Productions. Get down to celestial sounds by DJ Dave Zak and marvel at live performances by the Steel City Kitty Burlesque & Variety Show and Timbeleza.

Urban Garden Party: Galactic Get Down
Friday, June 15, 2018
$95 // $75 MF Members

Party like it's 2058! Indulge in Food and drink by dozens of the city's best retaurants and bars. Mars Jackson, Misra Records Hip Hop Artist, gets the party started. Water Seed brings their signature Future Funk sound waves to the stage and DJOh85 ends the night in style. Dance the night away, snap a photo courtesy of the Magic Photo Bus, take in a cosmic laster show by Lightwave International, and enjoy one of the best parties this side of Mercury. Don't forget to visit the intergalactic space station in the lower level with spontaneous synth-pop by Jack Stauber and other surprises, hosted by Yelp.

Stellar Art Auction
Friday, May 18, 2018 - Friday, June 15, 2018

Bid early and often at our online auction! Get into the party spirit by previewing one-of-a-kind works created by artists who have exhibited at the museum. Visit to register and view the pieces. Bidding starts May 18 and continues throughout the party!

Cosmic After Party
Friday, June 15, 2018
Rivers Casino
777 Casino Drive, Pittsburgh

Grab your voucher for $10 of free Slot Play or Match Play on your way out the door and head on over to the official "Glactic Get Down" after party! Keep the evening going with live entertainment until 12:30am, signature cocktails and complimentary parking.

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