Three Rivers Arts Festival

The Three Rivers Arts Fesitval was founded in 1960 by the Women’s Committee of the Carnegie Museum of Art,  During it's five decade history Three Rivers Arts Festival has presented national and Pittsburgh area musicians who have entertained millions of Pittsburgh Tri-state area residents and tourist.  The stages of the arts festival have hosted Ella Fitzgerald, Ray Charles, Phillip Glass, Smokey Robinson Norah Jones, The Avett Brothers, Wilco, Sonic Youth, The Wailers and the Black Keys.

In 2009, Three Rivers Arts Festival became a production the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.