Barrel & Board returns for its 2nd year on Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 7-10 p.m. at SoHo63 in Chandler. Hosted by the Scottsdale League for the Arts, this fundraising event pairs three of your favorite things – whiskey, beer, and cheese dishes for a night of dapper distinction and delightful debauchery.
Local craft breweries will pour beer served with the cheesiest of small bites. Be sure to cast your vote for the best cheese pairing! Plus, local acoustic guitarist, Tom Kumagai, will perform live. Participating breweries, distilleries and restaurants include (so far):
12 West Brewing
Aioli Gourmet Burgers
Dragoon Brewing Co
Grand Canyon Brewing Company
Helio Basin Brewing Company
Huss Brewing Company
Mother Road Brewing Company
O.H.S.O. Distillery + Brewery
Perch Pub & Brewery
SanTan Brewing Company
Uncle Bear’s Brewery
General Admission tickets to Barrel & Board are $45 online during presale, which ends on December 31, 2016. GA tickets will be $50 online after that and $60 the door, while supplies last. Tickets include unlimited cheese samples and other tasty bites, 4-oz beer samples, 1-oz whiskey samples and a souvenir tasting mug.
Barrel & Board will be held at SoHo63, 63 East Boston Street, Chandler, AZ. For tickets and more information, visit www.scottsdalefest.org.
All net proceeds raised will support the non-profit Scottsdale League for the Arts in its effort to promote arts and arts education organizations in the Phoenix metropolitan area, via annual fundraisers such as the Scottsdale Culinary Festival and The Friends of James Beard Benefit Dinner. Since 2002, the League has contributed more than $4 million to numerous organizations such as Ballet Arizona, Childsplay and Free Arts of Arizona.
About the Scottsdale League for the Arts
The Scottsdale League for the Arts is a 501(c)(3), non-profit volunteer organization of accomplished men and women who support artists, arts programs, and arts education through fundraising and special events. In order to offer continuous value and assistance to the arts, the League awards all net funds raised to a variety of arts-focused organizations through a grants program. For more information visit: http://leagueforthearts.org/.