Fresh Fest, Pittsburgh first black brew festival

FreshFest is Pittsburgh's first beer festival featuring a more than a dozen out-of-town black-owned breweries alongside more than 20 local craft breweries. In addition to beer samples, Blowfish BBQ, Leon's Caribbean, The Coop Chicken and Waffles and Leona's Ice Cream will be on hand to sell food. Plus, enjoy live musice from Byron Nash, Clara Kent, Mars Jackson and Solarburn. VIPs get in the door at 1 p.m. (and other perks); early admission gets in the door at 4 p.m.

Where: Threadbare Cider House and Meadery at 1291 Spring Garden Ave. (Spring Garden)

When: August 11, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

How much: $45 regular admission; $70 early admission; $90 VIP