The Akron Art Museum’s ART & ALE, has gone virtual!

Featuring a curated collection of crafted brews to include a pre-release of Thirsty Dog’s 12 Dogs of Christmas, and a beer-inspired meal delivered to each ticket holder’s home. This unique experience helps raise support for the Museum in response to COVID-19. Virtual Art & Ale 2020 showscases regional craft brews, delicious meal options from Robert J. Events & Catering, and presents access to a streaming program highlighting special guest speakers, including John Najeway of Thirsty Dog Brewing Co., the musical stylings of Acid Cats, raffles and more!

Meal Submissions are currently closed.  If any adjustments are needed surrounding your order please contact our events team at events@akronartmuseum.org

Raffle Ticket Prizes

R. Seah Prize Pack

R. Shea Package

Crew neck soft-touch sweatshirt, $50 gift card, keychain/bottle opener, grower plus koozie carrier, sticker

Akron Art Museum Prize Package

Akron Art Museum Package

Dual/Family Membership (membership includes benefits for two adults, and children under 18 years of age, living at the same residence: Unlimited Free Admission, Free Parking, 10% discounts in the museum shop and café, Free &/or reduced pricing for programs). Art & Ale merchandise including: bottle opener, 4 ceramic coasters, 2 pint glasses, T-shirt. An introduction to the collection coffee table book. A $250 Value.

Thirsty Dog/Canton Brewing/The Summit Package

Thirsty Dog/Canton Brewing/91.3 The Summit Package

Thirsty Dog Neon Sign, 3 records

Thirsty Dog/Canton Brewing/The Summit Package

Thirsty Dog/91.3 The Summit Package

Thirsty Dog Light-up Sign, 2 records, Canton Brewing Tin Sign

Grand Prize

Platform Beer Co. LED sign, Franziskaner Wissbier Patio Umbrella, Breckenridge Brewery Agave Wheat Chalk Board, Alaskan Brewing Co. Hopothermia Sign

*PLEASE NOTE: this event is a virtual at-home experience.*


Session Times are no longer applicable, as the event features one available virtual experience from 6:00PM-7:30PM.

Menu Selection, Delivery Address, Day of Contact Number Required for Delivery

*No Substitutions Accepted*

This year, the Akron Art Museum is offering an enhanced virtual Art & Ale experience:

  • New day, Saturday, October 10, 2020
  • Meal Delivery Available for: Summit, Cuyahoga, Portage, Stark & Medina Counties.
  • Day of Meal Delivery, 11:00AM-4:00PM
  • Virtual Ticket 1 Session – Program 6:00PM – 7:30PM
  • All VIP attendees receive an official Art & Ale swag bag.

****This Event is for Ages 21 and Over****

A state-issued form of ID is required to accept the delivery.

Brew Menu

Pretzel Bites

Soft salted pretzel bites with beer cheese sauce and spicy mustard dips

(Contains Gluten and Dairy)

Choice Of:

Mini Sliders

One Each, Deconstructed Beef Brisket, Pulled Pork and Shredded Chicken Sliders with

Assorted Sauces and an Apple Slaw Topper

(Contains Gluten)


Vegan Chili


Macaroni & Cheese

With Smoked Gouda Cheese

(Contains Gluten and Dairy)

Roasted Corn Salad


Assorted Dessert Bars

Pumpkin or Apple Style

(Contains Gluten)

Art and Ale is made possible with support from The J.M. Smucker Company, Platform Beer Company, Robert J. – Events & Catering, Saucy Brew Works, and Thirsty Dog Brewing Company with additional support from the 2020 Summit Brew Path by the Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau, Brennan Manna Diamond, Canton Brewing Company, Drew and Laura Engles, Jeffrey and Sandra Kornick, Heineken 0.0, TKM Print Solutions, Inc., and The University of Akron. Media sponsorship is provided by 91.3 The Summit and Western Reserve PBS.

Virtual Art & Ale Sponsors