11th Annual Art and Ale

March 9, 2018, 6:00 – 9:00 pm


View the Art & Ale 2018 Photo Gallery

Click to view the 2018 Art & Ale photo gallery. Photos by Shane Wynn

2018 Art & Ale Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2018 People's Choice Award Winner: R. Shea Brewing Company and to the 2018 Curator's Choice Winner: Hoppin' Frog Brewery!

Read Cleveland.com reporter and Art & Ale judge Marc Bona's recap.

Akron Beacon Journal recap by Rick Armon (coming soon).

Now in its 11th year, ART & ALE features locally crafted brews from Ohio’s best brewmakers, complemented by some of the region’s favorite local food. In addition to showcasing top-rated beers from both Ohio and regional breweries along with delicious offerings from local food purveyors, Art & Ale 2018 presents a juried award for best overall brew and a people’s choice prize—complete with museum-worthy trophies.

****This Event is for Ages 21 and Over****
A state-issued form of ID is required.

Participating Brewers

The Brew Kettle
Canton Brewing Company
Crafted Artisan Meadery
Crazy Mountain Brewery
Devils Backbone Brewing Company
Elevator Brewing
Fat Head’s
Gray's Brewing
HiHo Brewing Company
Hoppin’ Frog
Horny Goat Brewing
Jackie O’s Pub & Brewery
MadCap Brew Co.
Mad Tree
Mucky Duck
Ohio Brewing Co.
Platform Beer Co.

R. Shea Brewing
Royal Docks Brewery
Shiner Brewing
Thirsty Dog Brewing Co.
Two Monks Brewing Co.
Urban Artifact

Participating Food Purveyors

ACME Fresh Market Catering
Hilton Garden Inn Akron
Lucky Penny Creamery
Old Carolina Barbecue Co.

Nonalcoholic Beverages

Akron Coffee Roasters

Also partcipating

Summit Brew Path

Art & Ale is presented by Acme Fresh Market (OrderAcme.com) with additional support provided by Brennan Manna & Diamond, TKM Print Solutions Inc., Canton Brewing Company, Platform Beer Co., Drew and Laura Engles, Rick and Alita Rogers, FirstEnergy, Sequoia Financial Group, Huntington Private Bank, S.A. Comunale Co., Inc., Summit Brew Path, Jeffrey & Sandra Kornick, the University of Akron, Devils Backbone Brewing Company,  High St. Hop House & Uncorked, and the Akron Beacon Journal.

Media sponsor The Summit

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