Full Bloom Summer Dance Party


One of Pittsburgh’s Top-10 Parties!
—Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Co-Chairs Lynn & Joe Smith

Full Bloom is KST’s annual benefit bash and celebration of summer in the city! Every June, East Liberty heats up as crowds from all corners of the city converge at Full Bloom for live performances, food and drinks from the East End’s best bars and restaurants, and a dance floor that’s home to the best movers and shakers in the city.

Best of all, your contribution to Full Bloom supports art with the power to change our world, and helps KST shape the future of Pittsburgh’s hottest neighborhood.

We’ve got our eyes on the future, so expect to be transported to another realm. Join Pittsburgh’s doers, makers, movers and shakers for a dance-fueled night of celebration, featuring:

  • DJ Lovelife // DJ Naeem of DETOUR // DJ Ondo of Misc
  • Performances by Bill Shannon // The DANA Movement Ensemble // Timbeleza
  • Futuremaker Activities:
    Assemble // LED Future-Fashion Crafts
    Forge TV // VR Other-World Tour
    DS Kinsel // Interactive #hashtag Photo Booth
  • Afro-futurist Cinema Screen
    Alisha Wormsley // Afronaut(a) Projections
  • AND a Street-Side Lounge



  • Dance Party :: Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 9:00pm
    At 9 p.m. top DJs fuel a dance party so lively it spills into the streets!Pay What Makes You Happy! :: Choose a suggested gift level from
    $50–$100—or name any price! Gifts of $50 or more receive admission,
    PLUS two complimentary beverage tickets.


Full Bloom 2016 Host Committee

Emmai and Patrice Alaquiva | Vivian and Bill Benter | Betty Cruz and Paul Perowicz | Anthony Dolan | Gail and Steve Mosites | Caitlin O’Brien-Rice | Olivia T. Payne and Dr. Kirill Kiselyov | Renee Robinson | Caryn Rubinoff and Craig Dunham | Cecile and Eric Springer | Sarah and Rick Wertheimer | Helene Weinraub and Geoff Clauss

Sponsored by

2016 Sponsor Crop

Bronze Sponsors
Duolingo | KDKA-TV | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Shadyside Inn All Suites Hotel | Walnut Capital

Patron Sponors
Accel Sign Group, Inc | The Rubinoff Company | Rugby Realty / RexxHall Realty | Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky (SMGG) | Trib Total Media | Wagner Agency, Inc.

Media Sponsors
Boom Concepts | KDKA-TV | Table Magazine | WESA & WYEP

Food and Beverage Sponsors
BFG Café | Bill’s Bar & Burgers | Boyd and Blair Vodka | Casbah | Chaz & Odette | Dinette | Enrico Biscotti | Every Day’s A Sundae Cafe | Franktuary | Greek Gourmet | The Livermore | Living Juicy | Mad Mex | One Classy Cook | Paragon Foods | Paris 66 Bistro | Park Bruges | Spoon | Spork

Additional Thanks
Alex’s East End Flower Shoppe | Alphagraphics | Bookminders | Don’s Appliances | The Law Offices of James E. Abraham LLC

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For information on becoming a sponsor of Full Bloom, visit our Sponsorship Page, or contact Liz Lange at 412-363-3000 ext 311 or liz@kelly-strayhorn.org.