The Flint Institute of Arts (FIA) is pleased to announce the 11th Annual Art on Tap: Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ event. Join us on Friday, October 5 to sample a wide variety of craft beers, popular and hard to find bourbons, and indulge in delicious BBQ fare from Hog Wild BBQ. Be entertained by the Reichlin Small Group playing the blues, view ceramics demonstrations, and paint your own tasting glass!

A limited amount of Bell’s Black Note, Saugatuck’s Imperial Pumpkin Chai BBA Stout, and Booker’s Bourbon will be available so get your Early Access tickets to ensure you get a taste!

Check out this year's photos.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Early Access 6:00p | Main Event 7:00p–10:00p

ReservationsIn AdvanceAt the Door
Early Access$50$55
Includes BBQ, complimentary tasting glass, and 10 tasting tickets for beer and bourbon.
Main Event $40$45
Includes BBQ, complimentary tasting glass, and 5 tasting tickets for beer and bourbon. 
Designated Driver$25$25
Includes BBQ and water.

Additional tasting tokens are 5 for $5 or $15 for 20. Beer samples are 1-2 tasting tokens and bourbon samples vary from 2-4 tasting tokens. 

Art on Tap takes place under a large enclosed tent in the FIA’s South parking lot. Event tickets are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Funds raised cover bus transportation and art materials for elementary and secondary students participating in FIA education and programs.

2018 Beer Tasting Event

Volunteers Needed

We are scheduling volunteers for one shift from 6p–10p to pour beer and bourbon samples, assist with bbq, and work the raffle and registration tables. Volunteers will receive a break to enjoy the event. If you know someone that would like to volunteer, feel free to pass this information on. I look forward to hearing from you and seeing you there!

Thank you,

Ashley Toth, FIA Events Coordinator

Breweries & Suppliers

BreweriesBourbon Suppliers
• Arbor Brewing Co. – Ann Arbor, MI
• Atwater Brewery – Detroit, MI
• Ballast Point Brewing Co. – San Diego, CA
• Bell’s Brewery – Kalamazoo, MI
• B. Nektar Meadery – Ferndale, MI
• BrewDog – Columbus, OH
• CiderBoys Cider – Stevens Point, WI
• Ellison Brewery & Spirits – Lansing, MI
• Fenton Winery & Brewery – Fenton, MI
• Grand Armory Brewing Co. – Grand Haven, MI
• Griffin Claw Brewing Co. – Birmingham, MI
• Lansing Brewing Co. – Lansing, MI
• Magic Hat Brewing Co. – South Burlington, VT
• New Belgium Brewing Co. – Fort Collins, CO
• New Holland Brewing Co. – Holland, MI
• Northern Oak Brewery – Holly, MI
• Oskar Blues Brewing Co. – Boulder, CO
• Perrin Brewing Co. – Comstock Park, MI
• Revolution Brewing – Chicago, IL
• Right Brain Brewery – Traverse City, MI
• Saugatuck Brewing Co. – Douglas, MI
• Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. – Chico, CA
• Tenacity Brewing – Flint, MI
• Tri-City Brewing Co. – Bay City, MI
• Beam Suntory
featuring Booker’s, Basil Hayden’s, Knob Creek, and Maker’s Mark
• Luxco
featuring David Nicholson, Ezra Brooks, Minor Case, Rebel Yell, and Yellowstone
• Sazerac
featuring 1792, Buffalo Trace, Colonel E.H. Taylor, Eagle Rare, Old Weller, and Sazerac
• Constellation
featuring a variety of High West

2018 Sponsors

Ann & Khalil Saab
Fifth Third Bank
The Genesee Group
Hank Graff of Davison
Kettering University
Raymond James, David Kelly, CFP®
Mrs. Edmund Brownell
Dee Cramer, Inc.
Lewis & Knopf CPAs
Drs. Bobby & Nita Mukkamala
Yeo & Yeo CPAs &
Business Consultants

Gill-Roy's Hardware
Carol & Gary HurandJeffrey Hurand
Thomas MitchellDr. & Mrs. Kienan F. Murphy
Olmsted Associates, Inc.
Jim & Patt SpanglerWerschky & Lewis
Family Dentistry