Fridays After 5

VMFA proudly announces Fridays After 5, presented by Chase. The one name says it all and includes VMFA’s popular Friday-night events:

First Fridays
Dance After Work
Taste of Art
Summer Breeze


Jan 22nd | 5:30pm
Taste of Art – Beer: Blue Mountain Brewery
Free, Register on Zoom

Hollis Cate, Director of Sales of Blue Mountain Brewery, and Sarah Rasich, VMFA Distance Learning Content Specialist, explore three selections from Blue Mountain Brewery, located in Afton, Virginia. They will pair these beers with views of the Natural Bridge from VMFA’s upcoming exhibition Virginia Arcadia: The Natural Bridge in American Art, which opens Feb 6. Beer selections available through VMFA 2GO Wed–Sat.

Beer Selections
Beer selections available from VMFA 2GO.
$15 for a sampler 6 pack containing 2 of each beer or $3.50 for a single beer

Kölsch 151, 5.0% ABV
A light german-style ale indigenous to Köln (Cologne), Germany. This ale is treated like a lager, undergoing extensive cold aging to produce a clean, crisp beer. German pilsener and Vienna malts are balanced with hops from the Hallertau region.

Full Nelson IPA, 5.9% ABV
Blue Mountain’s flagship Virginia pale ale features a balance of American hop flavor and aroma that is citrusy, floral and highly sessionable.

Snow Day Stout, 10% ABV
Snow Day is a big, “”hot chocolate”” imperial stout aged for three months in fresh bourbon barrels with Korintje cinnamon, ancho Chile, cardamom, Ghanian cacao nibs and Madagascan vanilla beans.

Jan 15, 2021
Premiers at 7:00 pm

Virtual Dance After Work
Free, view on YouTube

join us for a virtual lesson brought to you from the Fred Astaire Dance Studio. If it takes two to tango, move the furniture, tune in, and make it a date night.