Thursday, May 22, 2014
The National Aviary’s new outdoor free-flight show, called Taking Flight: An Aerial Adventure, is all about the spectacle of motion. With a new set designed by Pittsburgh CLO Construction Center for the Arts installed in the Aviary's historic rose garden, the show is designed not just to spotlight its strangest and most beautiful birds, but also its highest fliers.
Narration and music will accompany this show, the National Aviary’s first outdoor summer show in five years, and the audience will be able to see some of these amazing birds up close.
The show will run twice a day, at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., beginning this Saturday and continuing throughout the aviary’s summer season. Taking Flight is free with admission,which is $12 for children, $13 for seniors (60+), and $14 for adults.
More information is available here.
The National Aviary is located at 700 Arch St. in the North Side.