The Art of Beer Invitational Friday, January 24, 2014 6-10pm
The Art of Beer brings together 29 breweries and 3 cideries from across the US for a unique beer festival that combines beer, art and cuisine. Guests enjoy a number of different beer offerings, some of which are rarely seen in Sacramento or even out of the brewery itself.
Rare Beer Hour (6-7pm)
Enjoy exclusive beer offerings from all 30 of our participating breweries. This is an exclusive session of only 100 public tickets. Mingle with the beer industry and try some of the tastiest beers they have to offer. In addition to exclusive beers, attendees also get an extra hour to enjoy the event, intimate time exploring beer cuisine pairings and all the privileges of general admission.
Beer List to come soon.
General Admission (7-10pm)
Enjoy unlimited 4oz servings, small bites paired with beer, fine art gallery and 4 beer art lounges. The tasting includes your own commemorative beer glass to take home.
Also, by popular demand, we will be selling glasses so you can have your own Art of Beer tasting at home
Oak Park Brewing, The Pasta Queen, Passione Pizza and The Shack
Enjoy small plates and food pairings from our Culinary Director Chris Davis-Murai of Oak Park Brewing Company. Chris, along with Susan Korec from the Pasta Queen, Passsione Pizza and Gary Sleppy from the East Sac Shack have prepared the perfect pairings for our beers.
If you're a designated driver, enjoy free bottles of all natural Joia Sodas and water along with our food selection.
Enjoy art exhibitions by some of California's premier artists. Enjoy both beer centered art and non-beer art in a variety of mediums. Feel like taking one home? Great! Buy a piece at the exhibition area via cash or credit card. A portion of the proceeds go to support both Ales for Autism. Head to our art page for more info.
Beer Art Lounges
Sponsor breweries 21st Amendment, Ninkasi, Sierra Nevada and Firestone Walker have each created unique beer art lounges! Go enjoy their beer, their artwork, and become immersed in their stories. Find more about them at our Beer Art Lounges page.
Silent Beer Art Auction to Ales for Autism
Emceed by UC Davis Brewing Professor Charles Bamforth - 6pm-9pm
We have expanded our silent auction for Ales for Autism to all 30 of our breweries and cideries. We challenged our breweries to create art pieces that encompassed their story and passion. The art ranges from paintings, mixed media and metal work. There are many surprises in store for guests as breweries compete to raise the most money for their art piece and be crowned "Artist of the Year". Explore the venue floor drinking beer while learning about the unique story and artwork of all of our vendors. Head to the Beer Art Lounge page for more info.
Drink the night away to music provided by our live DJ Jazcat Mobile Entertainment. Find out more about them and their amazing reviews on their Yelp page
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