Sample an ample assortment of beers, including Flying Dog and Hitachino Nest White Ale,
and tempt your palate with everything from seared tequila shrimp to veal medallions at the Hunterdon Art Museum’s second annual “Art on Tap,” on Sunday, June 8 from 2 to 5 p.m.
Proceeds from the beer-and-food tasting fundraiser help support the Museum’s free education programs including its class for adults with disabilities; the “HAM in the Schools” program; and ArtZone, a free space in the Museum where children can make art, said Marjorie Frankel Nathanson, executive director of the Museum.
Hunterdon Brewing Company will supply 15 diverse beers for three tasting tables featuring beers from the East Coast, West Coast and Imports. Beers to be featured include ones from Sixpoint Brewery in New York, Weyerbacher Brewery in Pa., Ballast Point Brewing Co. in California and Full Sail Brewery in Oregon. Imported beers for tasting will include Crabbies, Ginger Beer; Jever Pilsner and Youngs Double Chocolate Stout.
Accompanying the beverages will be various culinary delights including: rocket shrimp, vegetable spring rolls, a Middle Eastern Mezza Platter, veal medallions, seared tequila shrimp, buffalo wings and more.
This year’s event will be celebrated on the Museum’s new terrace with live music by New Road Band. Inside, guests can check out the Museum’s latest exhibitions.
Local businesses donating food or raffle prizes are: Metropolitan Seafood Co., Bex Kitchen, Pru Thai, Finnagel’s Restaurant & Irish Pub, Glen Gardner Inn, King Tut, Brasserie 513, the Stockton Inn, Ye Olde Sub Base, the Clinton House, Cryan’s Tavern, Matt’s Red Rooster Grill, Dora Restaurant and Center Street Cigar.
“Art on Tap is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy an afternoon on our terrace with some fabulous food and drinks while supporting our wonderful education programs,” Nathanson said.
Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 after June 1. There is also a $15 designated driver’s ticket available; non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. To order tickets, call the Museum at 908-735-8415 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. This is a 21 and older event.