History Uncorked: Black & Gold Bash

Friday, April 29, 2022 • 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Heinz History Center
Tickets go on sale March 7

Pop the bubbly, it’s time to unwind at History Uncorked! Now in its 24th year, Pittsburgh’s #1 party for young professionals returns to the Heinz History Center on Friday, April 29. 

Toast with your friends and celebrate the Steel City at this year’s soiree, History Uncorked: Black & Gold Bash, presented by BNY Mellon. 

Chaired by Natalie Bencivenga, History Uncorked will feature signature drinks, food stations, live music from local bands, a dance party hosted by DJ Bamboo, a silent auction, and more.  

Dress to impress in your black and gold best and get into the competitive spirit during a scavenger hunt in the Sports Museum. Take a break from the dance floor and explore the History Center’s captivating exhibits after dark. Support a top-shelf cause while enjoying an epic night out with your crew at History Uncorked 2022! 

All attendees must be 21 years of age or over and fully vaccinated from COVID-19, as defined by CDC guidelines. Proof of vaccination and valid ID are required for entry.

Admission & Tickets

Tickets go on sale at noon, Monday, March 7, 2022. General admission tickets are discounted 20% during the first week of sales. 

General Admission: $75 | 7:30 – 11:00 p.m.
VIP: $100 | 6:30 p.m. | Admission to a private VIP pre-reception with open bar and heavy hors d’oeuvres until 7:30 p.m.  

Cocktail attire. Dress to impress in your black and gold best. 

Sign up for the History Uncorked email list to be notified when tickets go on sale! We’ll be sharing more event details in the coming weeks, so check back here often to learn more. 

Contact Us

For more information, please contact us at amgaitaniella@heinzhistorycenter.org 

Thanks to the 2022 History Uncorked Committee:

Natalie Bencivenga (Chair)
Tyler Abbott
Cody Baker
Denise Bortolotti
Nicole Cerilli

Christy Clementi
Melinda Colaizzi
Chancelor Humphrey
Molly Petrilli
Olga Pogoda
Barbara Y. Strnad 

History Uncorked is an annual fundraising event and proceeds support the educational programs and services of the Heinz History Center. Once purchasedtickets are non-refundable. Guests must arrive before 10 p.m. on April 29, 2022, to be granted admission into the museum for the event. Tickets are available on a first-comefirst-served basis and may be sold out once capacity is reached. Guests must be 21 years of age or over and fully vaccinated (as defined by CDC guidelines) from COVID-19. Proof of age and vaccination required for entry.  


Presented by

Platinum Sponsors


UPMC and UPMC Health Plan

Beer Sponsor

Interested in supporting Pittsburgh’s #1 Party for Young Professionals? You can view our sponsorship packages and please contact Angela at amgaitaniella@heinzhistorycenter.org for sponsorship information and more details.