Great Beers, Delicious Food Are on Tap at Hunterdon Art Museum Fundraiser

Get your mug on over to the Hunterdon Art Museum’s third annual “Art on Tap,” fundraiser Sunday, June 7 from 2 to 5 p.m. to sample delicious craft beers and enjoy tasty food from local restaurants.

Proceeds from the beer-and-food tasting fundraiser help support the Museum’s 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 16 diverse beers for three tasting tables for guests to sample including: Yards Brewing’s George Washington Porter, Oskar Blues Breweries’ Old Chubb, Rogue’s Shakespeare Stout, Old Dominion’s Oak Barrel Stout.

Accompanying the beverages will be various culinary delights from: Metropolitan Seafood Co, Bex Kitchen, Pru Thai, Chocodiem, The Glen Gardner Inn, A La Carte, Frank’s Restaurant and Sol Mexican Cantina.

There will also be a raffle featuring prizes from Matt’s Red Rooster Grill, Metropolitan Seafood Co., The Clinton House, Center Street Cigar, Jake’s Restaurant & Bar, The Clean Plate, Dora Restaurant and Just Chill.

New Road Band will perform on the Museum’s terrace. Inside, guests can check out the Museum’s latest exhibitions.

Art on Tap’s sponsor is Unity Bank. The Hunterdon Art Museum also wishes to thank ShopRite and Wegmans Food Markets for donations.

“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 $45 at the door. A $15 designated driver’s ticket is also available; non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. To order tickets, call the Museum at 908-735-8415 or visit www.hunterdonartmuseum.org. This event has sold out the previous two years, so it’s advised to order your tickets early. This is a 21 and older event.

INFORMATION FOR THE PUBLIC

The Museum is at 7 Lower Center St. in Clinton, New Jersey, 08809. Our telephone number is 908-735-8415. Hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm and suggested admission is $5.

ABOUT THE HUNTERDON ART MUSEUM

The Hunterdon Art Museum presents changing exhibitions of contemporary art, craft and design in a 19th century stone mill that is on the National Register of Historic Places.  Founded in 1952, the Museum is a landmark regional art center showcasing works by established and emerging contemporary artists. It also offers a dynamic schedule of art classes and workshops for children and adults.

Programs are made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and by funds from the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the Hunterdon County Cultural & Heritage Commission, New Jersey Cultural Trust, The Horizon Foundation of New Jersey and corporations, foundations, and individuals.  The Hunterdon Art Museum is a wheelchair accessible space.  Publications are available in large print.  Patrons who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired may contact the Museum through the New Jersey Relay Service at (TYY) 1 (800) 852-7899.