Posters and Pints is an art show, beer tasting and fundraiser. This inaugural event to showcase the booming Northeast Minneapolis Arts and Brewery district will be held at Uppercut Boxing Gym on Saturday, June 21st, from 6-10pm.
Posters and Pints was conceived to bring art, craft and awareness to the community.
Proceeds from the ticket sales, and a portion of poster sales, help fund Art Buddies‘ mission to provide urban youth a mentorship with a creative professional.
Exclusive beer-themed posters, from top creatives will be on sale for $30. Artists will debut original numbered posters (30 to 100 copies each).
Artists: Cory Angen, Drew Brockton, Marie Bushbaum & Sara Lintner, Chank, CHUX, Kyle Coughlin, Ian Davies, Brian Geihl, Abby Haddican, Erik Hamline, Kate Hartman, Todd Piper Hauswirth, Joyce, Andy Kiekhafer, Chad Kirsebom, Jeremy Krzmarzick, Josh “Jawsh” Lemke, Joe Monnens, Not Swords, Matt Oelkers, Ayako Junko Osaki, Jamie Paul, Jay Rasgorshek, Sarah Schiesser, Nic Skrade, Peter Smith, Studio on Fire, Derek Sussner, Adam Turman, Anne Ulku, Derek Wallen, Jason Walz, Peter Wartman , Dan West, Maranatha Wilson and David Witt “DWITT”.
The brewery partners include 612Brew, Dangerous Man Brewing Company, Day Block Brewing Company, Indeed Brewing Company, Lift Bridge Brewing Company, Steel Toe Brewing and Summit Brewing Company. Craft Sodas will be provided by Nordeast Brewers Alliance.
Vendors will have food available for purchase including Aki’s Bakery (German-style pretzles), Borough (bringing a take on their Parlour burger, recently voted “best fancy burger” by the City Pages), GastroTruck (baked goods using spentgrain from brewing) and Natedogs (with beer-infused mustard, voted one of the best food trucks in America).
This is a ticketed, 21+ event, tickets go on sale May 1st. Tickets are available online at www.postersandpints.com.
Two purchase options are available:
General Admission ($20) includes a takehome pint glass which allows for an evening of minnesota craft beer sampling (limited to 3 ounce pours).
Designated Driver ($5) allows nondrinker to attend for reduced cost and enjoy craft sodas provided by Nordeast Brewers Alliance.
The Uppercut Boxing Gym is located at 1324 Quincy St NE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413