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Franciscan Friars Blessing Beer on Fat Tuesday at Urban Artifact (Northside)
February 28, 2017 @ 4:30 pm
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 4:30 p.m.-12 a.m.. Franciscan Friars will bless the barrel of St. Anthony beer, a Belgian quad ale brewed from wild yeast collected at the National Shrine of St. Anthony, when the brew pub located in the basement/undercroft of the former St. Patrick Church in Northside opens. Local food, including King Cakes from Happy Chicks bakers, will be sold along with a full line of beers, spirits and craft soft drinks. Live Jazz Band called “Jazz Renaissance” New Orleans style Jazz being played in the evening. A portion of every St. Anthony beer bottle sold will benefit the shrine. Photo booth and other activities.